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Yusuf/Cat Stevens brought his 2016 tour to Davies Symphony Hall. (Courtesy photo)

Yusuf/Cat Stevens concert an amazing ride on the peace train

The 1970s songs by Yusuf/Cat Stevens sound really, really good in 2016.…

 

Architectural consulltants Dr. Sauer & Partners Corporation reportedly overcharged The City for work on the Central Subway. (Jessica Christian/2014 S.F. Examiner file photo)

Architect consultant on Central Subway overcharged SF, fiscal review finds

An architectural consultant for the Central Subway project overcharged The City, according…

 

Bruce Springsteen, pictured at the start of his “The River Tour in January, played for nearly 3 1/2 hours in Oakland on Sunday.  (Keith Srakocic/AP)

Springsteen very much a rocker on ‘River’ tour in Oakland

About 30 minutes into his nearly 3 ½ hour concert at the…

 

COURTESY PHOTOVendela Vida’s new novel describes one woman’s eventful trip to Morocco.

‘Diver’s Clothes’ an intriguing tale of changing identity

High anxiety appealingly fuels every page of San Francisco’s writer Vendela Vida’s…

COURTESY PHOTOVendela Vida’s new novel describes one woman’s eventful trip to Morocco.

'Shrek the Musical' an ogre for all time

Give “Shrek the Musical” an “A” for being adorable. There’s something for…

Unusual, charming ‘Kings of Pastry’ whets the cinematic appetite

For professional pastry chefs, people participating in bake-offs in the privacy of…