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13 Books You’ll Want To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

Grab some popcorn, dim the lights, and check out these eleven books before their hotly anticipated adaptations arrive at a theater near you.

07/22/2015

Mark Okoh, Camera Press London. Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait. On view July 23–November 1, 2015. The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

CJM’s ‘Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait’ Invokes The Young Soul Of The Artist

The Contemporary Jewish Museum gave CBS and Radio.com a look into Winehouse’s youth in London.

07/21/2015

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Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids In San Francisco

Bay Area museums offer hands-on exhibits and activities that engage kids with restless hands and boundless energy.

07/20/2015

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Eye On The Bay: Disneyland 60th Anniversary

…and other fascinating facts about Disneyland, the Happiest Place on Earth!

07/17/2015

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Richmond Invites Rosie The Riveter Lookalikes In World Record Attempt At ‘Most Rosies In One Place’

The first 100 participants to arrive will be given official “Rosie the Riveter” bandannas courtesy of the Rosie the Riveter Trust.

07/16/2015

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15 Things To Do In The Bay Area

Watch the A’s take on the Giants at AT&T Park, take a Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the Beatles or go totally awesome at SF 80’s Prom Party …just some of the things to do this week in the Bay Area!

07/16/2015

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Best Music Shops In The Bay Area

The San Francisco Bay Area, with an entire musical genre born and breed in the 60’s, has produced modern acts such as Metallica and Green Day, with some of the best musicians residing including guitar virtuosos Joe Satriani and Carlos Santana, so it is with little surprise some of the best music stores in California, if not the nation, live in the Bay Area.

07/13/2015

Pulitzer Prize winner and "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee smiles before receiving the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom on November 5, 2007 in Washington, DC. The Medal of Freedom is given to those who have made remarkable contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, culture, or other private or public endeavors. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Author Harper Lee Releases Second Novel After 55 Years

Like her classic “To Kill a Mockingbird,” the Harper Lee novel coming out Tuesday is a coming of age story.

07/11/2015

"The Wizard of Oz" Ruby Red Slippers worn by Judy Garland in 1939. (Wikimedia Commons)

$1 Million Reward For Judy Garland’s Missing Ruby Red Slippers From Wizard Of Oz

An anonymous donor has offered a $1 million reward for credible information leading to the pair of Judy Garland’s sequined, ruby red slippers stolen from a museum in her Minnesota hometown.

07/11/2015

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‘Star Wars’ Dominates San Diego Comic-Con

As the annual 4-day event begins, momentum rises for the Lucasfilm production…

07/09/2015

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Time for the most prestigious award..Who had the better beard? And the nominees are…

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13 of the Most Anticipated Blockbuster Films of 2015

There will be a slew of movies hitting the big screen in 2015. Here is a list of the biggest

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