Nightlife & Music

Ryan Gosling & Rachel McAdams in "The Notebook" (credit: New Line Cinema)

5 Movies To Get You “In That Mood” On Valentine’s Day

If you plan to stay home on Valentine’s Day, here are five of the best romantic movies to put you in the mood for love.

01/28/2015

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Best Country Bars In The Bay Area

Are you looking for a little bit of country in the Bay Area? If so, you’ve got it, and at many places too with the expanding country bars scene around the Bay.

01/22/2015

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Best Cocktail Happy Hours: Tenderloin Secrets, Bar In A Bookstore, Even An SF Honky Tonk

Searching among all the choices for the best happy hour deals can prove a daunting task, so we have amassed a list of five of the best cocktail happy hours in the city for affordable after-work socializing.

01/15/2015

Golden Globes w/ Tina Fey & Amy Poehler ((Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

What You Need To Know In Entertainment – January 2015

January always marks a fresh new start to the year and with it, a plethora of new events, festivals, shows, and films worth checking out.

01/09/2015

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Best Bars To Watch Basketball In The Bay Area

Here’s a look at five of the best sports bars in the San Francisco Bay Area to watch pro and collegiate basketball games.

01/08/2015

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Cable Car Accident Victim Who Sued SF Muni After Developing Nymphomania Now Subject Of Local Musical

An upcoming musical in San Francisco might have the strangest (true) back story you’ve ever heard. In the 1970s, a 29-year-old woman named Gloria Sykes sued Muni for $500,000 (roughly $3.1 million today) for a head […]

01/07/2015

Shattuck Hot Toddy (credit: FIVE Restaurant)

Ask An East Bay Expert: Your Best Hot Winter Drink

Read on for some creative recipes for hot winter drinks from the bar manager of Berkeley’s FIVE Restaurant, Brent Newcomb.

12/31/2014

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Best 2015 New Year’s Eve Parties In San Francisco

San Francisco will have several big New Year’s parties all over the city. Read on for some of the best.

12/31/2014

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2014’s Best New Cocktail Bars In The Bay Area

Here’s a look at five of the best cocktails bars to open in 2014.

12/24/2014