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The Bay Area Remembers Pete Seeger

January 28, 2014 | 6:11 pm

The Bay Area Remembers Pete Seeger

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The iconic musician died Jan. 27 at 94. People explain how his music and message still move them.

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Ken Burns Wants You to Learn the Gettysburg Address

January 27, 2014 | 8:00 am

Ken Burns Wants You to Learn the Gettysburg Address

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Ken Burns’ latest film explores Lincoln’s speech through the lens of a small school in Vermont.

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Telling X-Rated Tales of Being the ‘Pornographer’s Daughter’

January 25, 2014 | 9:10 am

Telling X-Rated Tales of Being the ‘Pornographer’s Daughter’

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In a new play, Liberty Bradford Mitchell remembers growing up on the fringes of her father’s porn empire.

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Pop-Up Art Exhibit to Open in Uptown Oakland Medical Building

January 18, 2014 | 7:00 am

Pop-Up Art Exhibit to Open in Uptown Oakland Medical Building

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Artists take advantage of Oakland’s commercial space to launch pop up art exhibit.

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Beauty and Time Compressed: A Small Collection of Favorite Time-Lapse Videos

January 15, 2014 | 9:03 am

Beauty and Time Compressed: A Small Collection of Favorite Time-Lapse Videos

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Speeded-up but poetic perspectives that capture the beauty of the Bay Area and the world beyond.

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Found in the Library: The Messages We Leave Behind

January 10, 2014 | 4:08 pm

Found in the Library: The Messages We Leave Behind

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Oakland library blogger collects notes — mysterious and mundane — that show up in returned books.

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Saul Zaentz, Legendary Berkeley Movie and Music Producer, Dies at Age 92

January 6, 2014 | 12:54 pm

Saul Zaentz, Legendary Berkeley Movie and Music Producer, Dies at Age 92

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Berkeley-based impresario backed Creedence Clearwater Revival and a string of acclaimed feature films.

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News Pix: Tenderloin Pedestrian Memorial and New Year’s Traditions

January 3, 2014 | 9:30 am

News Pix: Tenderloin Pedestrian Memorial and New Year’s Traditions

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The week’s news in photos from around the Bay Area.

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Tacky, Ghoulish, Undignified: Hey, Everyone! Into the ‘Dead Pool’!

December 27, 2013 | 8:00 am

Tacky, Ghoulish, Undignified: Hey, Everyone! Into the ‘Dead Pool’!

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One contestant calls it ‘life-affirming’: an annual competition to guess upcoming celebrity deaths.

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