Volume 43, Issue 24

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Volume 43, Issue 24

Top Stories

President Obama supports more sunshine, but advocates await the important details

Sarah Phelan
Top Stories
Tim Redmond
Top Stories

Sunshine complaints and sparse official calendars belie Mayor Newsom's claims of transparency

Rebecca Bowe
Top Stories

Longtime media crusaders and students battling censorship honored by the Society of Professional Journalists with James Madison Awards in 2009

Top Stories

SF's best spots, deals, events and news

Virginia Miller
Top Stories

Volume 43, Issue 24

News & Culture

Andrea Nemerson

The vice mayors, good riddance Chronicle, paging Matt Gonzalez

Green City: Bay Area eco-boutiques bridge the distance

Juliette Tang

It's difficult, and at times insanely difficult, to get even basic public information out of Newsom's office

Guardian Editorial
Editorial

A free press is crucial to democracy

Tim Redmond

Winner of the Second Annual Poetry Luchador Battle of ALL of the Sexes

V.L. Hain

Volume 43, Issue 24

Food & Drink

A bistro that transcends the taqueria, expanding the Bay's definition of Mexican cuisine

Paul Reidinger
Food & Drink

Sabuy Sabuy in Oakland

L.E. Leone
Food & Drink

Volume 43, Issue 24

Arts & Culture

SFIAFF: Diamond Head offers a perfect read of old Hollywood's racial mixed messages

Dennis Harvey

U2 toes No Line, while Neko Case searches the dust for enlightenment. Plus: Lake, Telekinesis, and more

Kimberly Chun

Ariel Pink traces pop's damaged past into the terror of firsts

Brandon Bussolini

Athens, Georgia's Long Legged Woman hits its stride

Jen Snyder

Underground sensation Kurt Vile makes classic rock, his way

Chris Sabbath

Excess and seduction rule the vainglorious art of Yinka Shonibare

D. Scot Miller
Arts & Culture

SFIAAFF: Tokyo Sonata and the stark, striking cinema of Kiyoshi Kurosawa

Cheryl Eddy

SFIAAFF: Asian hipsters past and present in You Don't Know Jack and Dirty Hands

Kimberly Chun

SFIAAFF: Colma: The Musical's Richard Wong returns with Fruit Fly

Dennis Harvey

SFIAAFF: Marginalized Indian women and a woman warrior championed

Kimberly Chun