And only there. Thanh Long has been drawing diners to Judah and 46th Avenue long before the stretch became a media darling as a magnet for bearded surfers and clog-clad women seeking espresso, toast, ceramics and succulents. Which is to say: predominantly white. People will wait hours for dinner at nearby Outerlands and people will wait hours for dinner at Thanh Long — but these are noticeably not the same people. Neither Lenny nor his mom have ever been, nor really noticed, anywhere else on the block but Thanh Long. … [Read more...] about For generations, Thanh Long in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset has been the go-to for crab
Just before the Grammys in February 2000, Jennifer Lopez was too busy to find a gown. Her debut album, “On the 6,” was a hit, and she was at work on “The Wedding Planner” with Matthew McConaughey. So she enlisted her then-stylist, Andrea Lieberman, for help. On her way in a taxi to a last-minute fitting, Lieberman happened to catch a glimpse of the green dress in a Versace store window. Lopez tried it on, and the team decided to run with it, despite how relatively risqué it was for the red carpet at the time. … [Read more...] about The wildest and most memorable Grammy moments of the last 20 years
Three investigations will take place, per San Mateo County protocol. The county’s district attorney’s office is investigating the legality of the officers’ actions, while Foster City police are investigating the criminal actions of the suspect and conducting an independent policy review of the officers’ conduct. … [Read more...] about Foster City police shoot sex crime suspect who allegedly stabbed officer during arrest
Lincoln 90, Mission 81: Justin Aquino and Darrin Lum had 19 points apiece as the Mustangs (17-3, 7-0 Academic Athletic Association) handed the Bears (10-10, 6-1) their first home loss since 2013 while breaking their 48-game AAA win streak. Jeremyah Aquino had 16 points, Jordan Aquino added 15 and James Walsh and Nick Galvin contributed 10 points each for the winners. Andre Villarino scored 23 points, Julian Neal added 16 and Matthew Cohn had 13 for Mission. … [Read more...] about Napa prep school has two McDonald’s All-Americans
"Bill Burroughs, he was a great guy," said Bradley, who declaimed on the writer's merits in a North Beach bar. Bradley suddenly clapped one of his ham-sized hands on the shoulder of a patron sipping a beer at the bar, whom he introduced as a recent friend from Australia. … [Read more...] about Beat Icon William Burroughs Mourned in S.F.