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Dining, SFoodie Hangar 1 Releases Fog Point, a Vodka Made with Fog Water

Hangar 1 Releases Fog Point, a Vodka Made with Fog Water

Have you ever stuck your head outside on an especially foggy day and tried to suck the moisture from the air? No one else? Just me, then? Well, even those not as intimately familiar with San Francisco’s characteristic fog (sometimes…
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Dining, SFoodie Caley Shoemaker Takes Hangar 1 In A New Direction

Caley Shoemaker Takes Hangar 1 In A New Direction

Caley Shoemaker isn't your average vodka maker. Which is fitting, because she's not making an average vodka. Hangar 1's Head Distiller, who came to the Alameda operation from the world of whiskey, is now overseeing a frenetic expansion. Over…
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News, The Snitch Urban Shield's "Top Seller" is a T-Shirt Riffing on #BlackLivesMatter

Urban Shield's "Top Seller" is a T-Shirt Riffing on #BlackLivesMatter

After years of protest over the annual Urban Shield conference at the Oakland Marriott, this year's event has been moved to the Alameda County fairgrounds in Pleasanton. Urban Shield is a trade show and training exercise for law enforcement…
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Dining, SFoodie Feast Your Eyes on the Goods at Alameda's Crispian Bakery

Feast Your Eyes on the Goods at Alameda's Crispian Bakery

In the kingdom of pastry, the homely cinnamon roll sits at the royal table like an illegitimate child. Its ungainliness simply cannot compete with the noble lineage of a stately mille-feuille, dainty financiers, or the regal brioche. Not infrequently…
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Dining, SFoodie Between Two Slices: Scolari's Good Eats in Alameda

Between Two Slices: Scolari's Good Eats in Alameda

Between Two Slices is SFoodie's Friday sandwich column by Adrian Spinelli. Today's entry is a guest post from our "quasi-vegetarian" chum, Spencer Watts. And rest assured, Spencer still runs the whole gamut of the menu. Enjoy! When I…
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News, Feature Only in Alameda

Only in Alameda

Like a lot of Bay Areans, when I'm traveling, I tell people I'm from San Francisco. I say this despite the fact that I was born and raised in a lovely old house in Alameda. My sweet mom gave birth…
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News, Sucka Free City

Student Loans: The Government's Arbitrary Collections System

On Jan. 3, nine Bay Area residents were sued for delinquent federal student loans. It was part of a wider trend: The federal government, like the landlord in Coming to America, is making rounds. "Your rent's due, motherfucker! Now don't…
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Dining, Eat

Partisan Breadmaking: Baking Up a President at Feel Good Bakery

If you're the type who'd rather be caught dead than drinking 7-Eleven coffee, but still want to show your support for your favorite presidential candidate (the convenience store chain claims that their unofficial coffee cup poll has successfully predicted the…
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Dining, SFoodie Bake-Off: Obama and Romney Loaves Go Head-to-Head in Alameda

Bake-Off: Obama and Romney Loaves Go Head-to-Head in Alameda

If you're the type who'd rather be caught dead than drinking 7-Eleven coffee, but still want to show your support for your favorite presidential candidate (the convenience store chain claims that their unofficial coffee cup poll has successfully predicted the…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Top 10 Bay Area Movie Theaters

Top 10 Bay Area Movie Theaters

10. Artists' Television Access Looking to get purposefully, intentionally weird? This is your theater jam. Not playing any of the regular fare, Artists' Television Access is more about experimental celebration and new wave conceptual shenanigans. We're not totally sure what…
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Dining, SFoodie Non-Gross Raw Food Classes, Vegan Deep-Dish in Alameda, and Vegan Bodybuilders!

Non-Gross Raw Food Classes, Vegan Deep-Dish in Alameda, and Vegan Bodybuilders!

• Vegan bodybuilders featured in the New York Times. They're huge and scary and fairly-awesome. Proof that you can get yoked without the yolks. HA! Also, where's my article? I'm proof that you can get hella chubs and adorable without…
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Dining, SFoodie Julie's Coffee & Tea Garden in Alameda is a Reason to Cross Two Bridges

Julie's Coffee & Tea Garden in Alameda is a Reason to Cross Two Bridges

Although Alameda is almost literally smack dab in the middle of the San Francisco Bay Area, it's always been somewhat of a culinary wasteland*. However, lately there's a sea of promising restaurants opening, and some of the old classics are…
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Dining, SFoodie Delicious Charity Bakesales, Ellen & Portia To Open Veg Eatery, and Vegan Halloween! Spooky!

Delicious Charity Bakesales, Ellen & Portia To Open Veg Eatery, and Vegan Halloween! Spooky!

• It's Halloween on Monday! Which is a wack day for Halloween but I have no control over that, so take it up with God if you're so upset. Since the most holy day of the year for children and…
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News, The Snitch The Cost of a Funeral

The Cost of a Funeral

Huge red ladder trucks from Alameda were parked along the Embarcadero this morning, and it wasn't difficult to figure out why. It's traditional that firefighters come from miles away to parade their apparatus at funerals. It's also traditional for them…
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News, The Snitch Man's Ashes Stolen From Church

Man's Ashes Stolen From Church

Police are truly baffled by a weekend incident where a the ashes of a woman's deceased husband were stolen out of the church as the family planned his memorial service. The family was gathered at Christ Episcopal Church in Alameda…
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News, The Snitch All That Shooting You Hear? Don't Worry About It.

All That Shooting You Hear? Don't Worry About It.

If you hear loud gunfire noises emanating from across the bay at around lunchtime, worry not. No one is shooting up a church and Vallejo is a long way off. What you may be hearing is a 21-gun salute --…
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Calendar, Night&Day Local Heroes

Local Heroes

Every fall for more than 20 years, the Film Arts Foundation showcased the best new work by Bay Area filmmakers in one ferociously crammed weekend. The venerable organization fell on hard times last year, alas, and bequeathed many of its…
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News, The Snitch S.F. Court Finds Gun Shows, Scottish Festivals Not the Same Thing

S.F. Court Finds Gun Shows, Scottish Festivals Not the Same Thing

"It's SHITE being Scottish! We're the lowest of the low. The scum of the fucking Earth! The most wretched, miserable, servile, pathetic trash that was ever shat into civilization. Some hate the English. I don't. They're just wankers. We, on…
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Calendar, Night&Day You'll Die Laughing

You'll Die Laughing

Love it. Fear it. Scream in ecstasy. Scream in terror. At Another Hole in the Head Film Festival, science fiction, fantasy, and — mostly — horror flicks tap into the perverse joy of splashing fake blood all over the place.…
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News, The Snitch Alameda Students Stage Mass Walkout

Alameda Students Stage Mass Walkout

Hundreds of Encinal High Students staged a walkout in protest at budget cuts approved by the Alameda School Board this morning, according to NBC11. The cuts will "increase class sizes and cut advanced placement classes, most high school sports,…
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