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Walnut Creek Enacts Nuisance Ordinance Targeting Problem Bars

The Walnut Creek City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a controversial nuisance ordinance that will hold all alcohol-serving establishments in the city to the same standards, a city spokeswoman said Wednesday.


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Report Finds San Francisco’s Nightlife A $4.2 Billion Industry

A newly-released report found that San Francisco’s nightlife generates $4.2 billion in sales annually, contributing $55 million in tax revenues for the city.


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Top Sound Systems At These San Francisco Music Venues

With the latest advances in sound technology every fuzz, pop and chord progression is now ours to consume in the live show setting. Whether subtle or sonic you’ll find the top sound systems at these San Francisco music venues.


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Best Places To Party in 2012 For Mardi Gras In San Francisco

Shake those hips and grab those beads, the Bay Area welcomes Fat Tuesday with some traditional French cuisine, costumes and parades.



San Francisco Polk Gulch Residents Claim Nightlife Scene Adds To Crime

A neighborhood known for its mix of businesses and street people north of San Francisco City Hall is grappling with a burgeoning nightlife scene and the crime associated with it, according to a community group.


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Ordinance Targets Parking Lots Near San Francisco Nightclubs

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu, Supervisor Scott Wiener and City Attorney Dennis Herrera outlined a plan that would place more responsibility on owners of garages and lots near entertainment venues.



San Francisco’s Best Jazz And Blues Clubs

San Francisco is home to a thriving jazz and blues community. Whether you’re in the mood for a high-end date with some of the country’s best blues stars or the real thing in a neighborhood dive bar, these spots will lift your mood while bringing you the blues.

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Four male victims of the shooting outside Suede nightclub are brought into the ambulance, Feb 2010, (CBS)

San Francisco Mayor Lee To Join Debate Over Nightclub Security

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has decided to throw himself into the contentious debate over whether security should be beefed up at the city’s nightclubs.


Four male victims of the shooting outside Suede nightclub are brought into the ambulance, Feb 2010, (CBS)

San Francisco Nightclub Violence Prompts Call For Industry Audit

Following a string of violent and deadly incidents at San Francisco nightclubs, a city supervisor has called for an economic audit of the local entertainment industry.


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Authorities Stress Safety and Sanity During San Francisco NYE Celebrations

Tens of thousands of people were expected to cram the streets of San Francisco, as well as its historic waterfront, to ring in 2011.