Chef Melissa Perello on the reopening of Octavia and Frances: 'It's like opening two brand new restaurants'
It's been a long 14 months of total closure for a pair of acclaimed neighborhood restaurants, Octavia and Frances, both of which were opened by chef Melissa Perello in the last decade. And she says that the team is taking the task of reopening them one step at a time, with Octavia happening first.
Two kids were found safe in the Bayview after a carjacking/kidnapping in Pacific Heights on Saturday, Oakland swears in a new police chief, and San Jose police de-escalate two standoffs in one morning.
With construction now two years behind schedule, area businesses say the grants won't make a dent in their six-figure revenue losses.
Get your wine and house plant fix, soak up some Russian and pre-Columbian culture, get your teddy bear repaired and more with this weekend's top events in San Francisco.
An Italian sub spot plots an expansion, a popular restaurant group plans to move into vacant spot in Lower Pac Heights, and an eatery specializing in luxury chocolates rebrands.
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The master plan meets the terms of a 2016 legal settlement with the City. The Planning Commission closed public comment on its proposed master plan last week.
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This weekend, catch a movie in Alamo Square Park, take a dance lesson in Chinatown, or cheer on marathon runners.