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Courtesy PhotoFUN ATMOSPHERE: The Phoenix Hotel is the site of ArtPadSF

ArtPad makes splash at The Phoenix Hotel

Ever feel like you’re not sure what to do at an art…

Courtesy PhotoFUN ATMOSPHERE: The Phoenix Hotel is the site of ArtPadSF
Courtesy PhotoUp and comers Grown Kids Radio

Grown Kids Radio expands its horizons

In quite possibly the best date night ever, the California Academy of…

Courtesy PhotoUp and comers Grown Kids Radio
Flash of energy  Poklong Anading’s “Anonymity” is among the dozens of contemporary works on view throughout the Asian Art Museum. (Courtesy photo)

Asian Art Museum exhibits ‘Phantoms of Asia’

A big, pioneering exhibition is turning the Asian Art Museum inside out…

Flash of energy  Poklong Anading’s “Anonymity” is among the dozens of contemporary works on view throughout the Asian Art Museum. (Courtesy photo)
Gary Friedman

Chic Marin store raises cash for girls

Poppy Store celebration: Stars came out May 4 at the Marin Country…

Gary Friedman
Courtesy ArtEveryday moments: Jeffrey Brown offers behind-the-scenes views of the “Star Wars” characters in “Darth Vader and Son.”

Darth Vader does daddy duty

Darth Vader doesn’t have the best reputation as a dad, but “Darth…

Courtesy ArtEveryday moments: Jeffrey Brown offers behind-the-scenes views of the “Star Wars” characters in “Darth Vader and Son.”
Courtesy PhotoAnimal kingdom: Heinrich Kley’s drawing “The Steeplechaser” has a similar theme as “Ben Ali-Gator holding Hyacinth Hippo

Discover Walt Disney’s ‘Fantasia’ origins

When you think about Walt Disney’s “Fantasia,” what comes to mind isn’t…

Courtesy PhotoAnimal kingdom: Heinrich Kley’s drawing “The Steeplechaser” has a similar theme as “Ben Ali-Gator holding Hyacinth Hippo
Courtesy photoBruce Rosen

S.F. financial manager’s story is more than a memoir

Bruce Rosen, a Bay Area writer and investment manager since 1983, talks…

Courtesy photoBruce Rosen
CLAUDINE GOSSETT FOR DREW ALTIZERFrom left: Terry Haney

Darius Rucker rocks for kids

All Stars Helping Kids: On March 30, All Stars Helping Kids and…

CLAUDINE GOSSETT FOR DREW ALTIZERFrom left: Terry Haney
Drew Altizer/Special to The SF ExaminerBelinda Levensohn

Dogs have their day at Bark & Whine Ball

2012 Bark & Whine Ball: Human and canine revelers — including The…

Drew Altizer/Special to The SF ExaminerBelinda Levensohn

Panel to dish about dating in digital age

It’s clear we’re not our parents’ generation when it comes to love…

Courtesy photoDistinct style James Ferraro enjoys writing music with substantial themes and concepts.

Ring up the curtain for James Ferraro

James Ferraro is an idea man. The conceptual artist, musician and producer…

Courtesy photoDistinct style James Ferraro enjoys writing music with substantial themes and concepts.
Courtesy photoCool crew: Icee Hot DJs and promoters

Icee Hot boys blaze trail

The hand that rocks the club, rules the club.It’s all about the…

Courtesy photoCool crew: Icee Hot DJs and promoters
Courtesy photoGlass Candy

Glass Candy a confection of glam and disco

The evolution of Glass Candy has resulted in sweet incarnations time and…

Courtesy photoGlass Candy
Drew Altizer/Special to The SF ExaminerJohn Pritzker

Hearts beat again for San Francisco General Hospital

Hearts in San Francisco: San Francisco General Hospital Foundation’s seventh public-art fundraising…

Drew Altizer/Special to The SF ExaminerJohn Pritzker
Drew Altizer/Special to The SF ExaminerPaul “Dino” Dinovitz

The stars come out for San Francisco's ACT awards

ACT Conservatory Awards: On Jan. 24 at the Westin St. Francis hotel,…

Drew Altizer/Special to The SF ExaminerPaul “Dino” Dinovitz

US women's soccer team qualifies for Olympics

The final goal in the game that put the U.S. women's soccer…

Mallon to be next US captain

Meg Mallon is the next U.S. captain for the Solheim Cup. Mallon…

Buffett secretary to attend State of the Union

The secretary for one of the world's wealthiest men and the wife…

Olazabal to announce Ryder Cup lineup Aug. 27

Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabal will announce his Europe team on…

Senator to keep seat empty for ailing colleague

A Democratic senator who planned to sit with a Republican for President…