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The El Tarasco bar on N. 13th St. and E. Mission St. in San Jose. (CBS)

San Jose City Councilmember Targets Neighborhood Bar Over Crime Complaints

A San Jose city councilman is looking at new enforcement actions against a neighborhood bar which neighbors claim is a magnet for criminal activity.

09/24/2014

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3 Injured When Car Crashes Into San Francisco North Beach Bar; Driver Arrested On Drug Warrant

A man who crashed a vehicle into a bar in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood Monday afternoon was arrested on an outstanding $250,000 warrant from Sacramento County, police and fire officials said.

09/15/2014

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East Bay Bar Opening Party for Capone’s Speakeasy Ends In Mob-Appropriate Fashion

The bar opened in Alameda in true 1920’s posh mode, welcoming guests dressed to the occasion…

09/04/2014

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Where In The Bay Area To Watch Your Favorite World Cup Team

There’s noting worse than settling in for the big game only to find out that the guy camping out next to you at the bar is a loudmouth fan of the opposing team. So where do you go in the Bay Area if you want to be surrounded by like minded hooligans puffing their vuvuzelas at appropriate times? Were on a hunt to find all of the best viewing locations by country. This is our first crack at it, so if you have a great watching spot for Ivory Coast fans or know the go-to place for Ghana fans, help us out with a comment below.

06/12/2014

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SF Bar Allegedly Charging Extra For Female Company Shut Down

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Thursday closed a San Francisco bar for 45 days, alleging that patrons were being charged a surcharge on drinks in return for female company.

04/10/2014

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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.

03/26/2014

A KPIX 5 crew recorded hidden camera video inside the Galaxy Bar and Restaurant in San Jose. (CBS)

‘Bikini Bar’ Decrease In South Bay Credited To KPIX 5 Report

San Jose has been cracking down on businesses breaking rules with scantily clad waitresses offering illegal ‘adult entertainment’ for a price.

03/26/2014

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Stay In The Real-Life Grand Budapest Hotel

The luxury hotel tucked away in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary isn’t the actual hotel where the film was shot, but the hapless romantic/lover of old ladies and poetry-reciting concierge Monsieur Gustave and his humble protégé Moustafa would’ve felt plenty at home running the place.

03/21/2014

A sign outside The Willows bar at Folsom and 12th streets in San Francisco asks patrons to remove their Google Glass. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Google Glass Wearers Banned From San Francisco SoMa Bar

A San Francisco South of Market bar frequented by a high-tech crowd has banned patrons from wearing Google Glass while inside the establishment.

03/04/2014

Sarah Slocum is seen showing a friend how to use her Google Glass minutes before she was confronted in Molotov's Bar in San Francisco. (Sarah Slocum/YouTube)

Woman’s Google Glass Attack In SF Bar Spurs Huge Social Media Backlash

The woman involved in an altercation at a San Francisco Haight-Ashbury bar over her Google Glass is gaining a huge social media following, with most of it casting her – and the tech industry she purportedly represents – in an unflattering light.

02/26/2014

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