Laurie Jo Miller Farr
Fill out your to-do list for Halloween decorations and costumes by heading to one of these Bay Area retailers for all of your holiday needs.
Get an appreciation of Hispanic Heritage Month by having a look at these five locations in San Francisco.
Here are five suggestions of great German fall beers to fit the moods, foods and occasions of the season.
See what fun you can have visiting a Bay Area flea market such as Jack of All Trades Market or Treasure Island Flea, where the creative people you meet are happy to share ideas and you can stay within budget.
How plugged in can you be? These independent online news sites are among the best that Bay Area communities have to offer to a digitally savvy audience.
You needn’t be German to eat, drink and be merry this autumn. Oktoberfest is is full swing in lots of Bay Area locations, both in the streets and in the bars and restaurants offering special German menus and new brews of the season.
There are lots of choices for your preferred outdoor activities and even more choices for your favorite small business offering sporting goods, gear, equipment, clothing and accessories. These five are among the best for customer service and community ties.
Wing it! Be spontaneous. Take in an improv evening or learn to do it yourself. San Francisco has some wonderful coaches and improv courses with plenty of opportunities to have some good laughs. It’s great medicine no matter which side of the stage you’re on.
Catch every minute of college football action at these sports bars in San Francisco.
North Bay shoppers have a good number of local independent shoe retailers to support when transitioning from summery flip flops to durable rainproof boots and warm winter boots.