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Most Anticipated Blockbuster Films of 2015

14 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…

01/01/2015

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Best Places To See New Year’s Eve Fireworks Around San Francisco

Fireworks that light up the silhouette of the Bay Bridge are an unforgettable sight, from any vantage point. Here are some suggestions for the very best places to watch the show.

12/31/2014

Legion of Honor, San Francisco (credit: Laurie Jo Miler Farr)

Best Museum Gift Shops In San Francisco

From postcards to porcelain, museum gift shops are great shopping emporiums for the more unusual items. Remember that admission is free even if you’re not buying museum admission. To while away the hours in San Francisco’s top museum gift shops is a delight.

12/28/2014

Dame Edna (credit: Arthur Edwards - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Best Upcoming Theater Productions In San Francisco

Curtains up, San Francisco! Deciding which of these top shows to attend could be a theater-goer’s biggest dilemma. Romance, revivals, smash musical comedies, a matriarch of screen and stage, and a drag queen great are coming to town to tread the boards.

12/21/2014

Michael Keaton in "Birdman" (credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Jan Wahl’s Top Movies of 2014

From “The Theory of Everything” to “Birdman” to “St. Vincent,” some movies this year just got it right.

12/18/2014

Mansions of Pacific Heights (Credit, Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Best Free Guided Winter Tours In San Francisco

San Francisco’s museums, gardens, parks and neighborhoods reveal tales and secrets of past and present, waiting to be revealed by expert tour guides offering heaps of history and interesting anecdotes on fascinating winter walks and tours. Best of all, they’re free.

12/15/2014

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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

San Francisco Food Bank (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Best Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In The East Bay

We look at East Bay-based organizations that are more than deserving of a spotlight for all they do 365 days a year. During the holidays, the increased demand for food and distribution must be met by volunteers’ actions and generosity.

12/08/2014

Union Square Winter Ice Rink (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Best 2014 Holiday Events In The Bay Area

Plan to enjoy more activities and events with friends and family around the holidays in 2014.

12/01/2014

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Best Beards of The Globes

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

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14 of the Most Anticipated Blockbuster Films of 2015

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