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Moses Ike, Stephanie Dowd

7th Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala

The 7th Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala honored three luminaries with the 2016 Legacy Awards for their social impact on the San Francisco community and their commitment to GLIDE. Felicia Horowitz, ...
Easter Sunday in the 1970s

The Rangity Tango Kid from Yolo County

Lorraine Rominger spent her childhood on a farm in Yolo County, California. She can milk cows, ride horses, drive a tractor, harvest tomatoes, and water ski behind a truck in a ditch. I've ...
The Purple Ones

Five Reasons to Party On on Opening Night!

As mentioned, San Francisco Symphony opens its 105th season on September 7th. Not only is everyone who attends the performance invited to a complimentary pre-concert reception at ...
Oscar by the Lake 2016

Oscar by the Lake 2016

Saks Fifth Avenue's 47th annual fashion show at Lake Tahoe featured over 70 colorful looks from the Oscar de la Renta 2017 resort collection. "This collection is quintessential Oscar," ...
Photo by Michael - originally posted to Flickr as Emerald Bay, Creative Commons

Cocktails at Lake Tahoe

Twas the night before the Oscar de la Renta show, a cocktail party at the Ritz. Sponsors and special guests gathered for a lively mix. Most women wore his dresses, their hair done with ...
Whitney Hudak, Jesse Hunt and Maryam Ghajar Milani

Get Ready: Symphony Supper and Symphonix Dinner

In case you haven't heard, the San Francisco Symphony Opening Gala on September 7th plans are set, and the parties are selling out fast! Michael Tilson Thomas will lead the Gala concert ...
Bay Area Luxury Market Showing Signs of Leveling Off

Bay Area Luxury Market Showing Signs of Leveling Off

Real Estate Update The Bay Area’s luxury housing market, which has been soaring for the past year or more, is finally showing some signs of leveling off as summer rolls on. While there ...
Silent Film Star Gloria Swanson by James Abbe, 1921

How to be the Most Disliked Girl at the Party

How to be the most disliked girl at the party: — Smoke — Exude confidence rather than arrogance — Wear the best dress — Share facts from your latest scientific discovery or ...
Cheryl Pierce, owner and founder of Skinworx

Introducing Skinworx by Cheryl Pierce

  Cheryl Pierce of Ageless Beauty Skin Clinic opened Skinworx, an innovative skin care boutique earlier this month on Union Street in San Francisco. The 1,100 square foot store ...
Jerry Brown, Kavita Ramdas

Ploughshares Fund Focuses on Women in Security

"What level of stupidity might we be engaged in today?" Governor Jerry Brown wondered aloud on June 6, 2016, his 78th birthday. Governor Brown was at the Ploughshares Fund Chain Reaction ...
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

J-POP Summit 2016

J-POP Summit, one of the world’s biggest Japanese pop culture events, takes place from July 22 - 24 in San Francisco. Experience the latest in Japanese music, fashion, film, art, ...
Guests watched the auction bidding live on eBay

Warren Buffett for GLIDE

In case you missed it, lunch with legendary investor Warren Buffett became the most expensive individual charity item ever sold on eBay on June 10, 2016. An anonymous bidder agreed to pay ...

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Moses Ike, Stephanie Dowd

7th Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala

The 7th Annual GLIDE Legacy Gala honored three luminaries with the 2016 Legacy Awards for their social impact on the San Francisco community and their commitment to GLIDE. Felicia Horowitz, philanthropist and human rights advocate, received the Janice Mirikitani Award; Van Jones,
Easter Sunday in the 1970s

The Rangity Tango Kid from Yolo County

Lorraine Rominger spent her childhood on a farm in Yolo County, California. She can milk cows, ride horses, drive a tractor, harvest tomatoes, and water ski behind a truck in a ditch. I’ve known Lorraine since the early 1990’s but only
The Purple Ones

Five Reasons to Party On on Opening Night!

As mentioned, San Francisco Symphony opens its 105th season on September 7th. Not only is everyone who attends the performance invited to a complimentary pre-concert reception at Davies Symphony Hall, but also to an after party. Kunal Goradia, Kris Kolassa and Cate McDonough have been working on the
Oscar by the Lake 2016

Oscar by the Lake 2016

Saks Fifth Avenue’s 47th annual fashion show at Lake Tahoe featured over 70 colorful looks from the Oscar de la Renta 2017 resort collection. “This collection is quintessential Oscar,” said Roopal Patel, Fashion Director for Saks Fifth Avenue. “He shines today.” Once
Photo by Michael - originally posted to Flickr as Emerald Bay, Creative Commons

Cocktails at Lake Tahoe

Twas the night before the Oscar de la Renta show, a cocktail party at the Ritz. Sponsors and special guests gathered for a lively mix. Most women wore his dresses, their hair done with care. All for a designer who was
Whitney Hudak, Jesse Hunt and Maryam Ghajar Milani

Get Ready: Symphony Supper and Symphonix Dinner

In case you haven’t heard, the San Francisco Symphony Opening Gala on September 7th plans are set, and the parties are selling out fast! Michael Tilson Thomas will lead the Gala concert that features two superstars of the opera, Renée Fleming and Susan
Bay Area Luxury Market Showing Signs of Leveling Off

Bay Area Luxury Market Showing Signs of Leveling Off

Real Estate Update The Bay Area’s luxury housing market, which has been soaring for the past year or more, is finally showing some signs of leveling off as summer rolls on. While there are no indications that the high-end market is
Silent Film Star Gloria Swanson by James Abbe, 1921

How to be the Most Disliked Girl at the Party

How to be the most disliked girl at the party: — Smoke — Exude confidence rather than arrogance — Wear the best dress — Share facts from your latest scientific discovery or details of your latest success — Show off your long, lean
Cheryl Pierce, owner and founder of Skinworx

Introducing Skinworx by Cheryl Pierce

  Cheryl Pierce of Ageless Beauty Skin Clinic opened Skinworx, an innovative skin care boutique earlier this month on Union Street in San Francisco. The 1,100 square foot store at 2102 Union Street, near Fillmore, is a new and unique retail concept in skincare.
Jerry Brown, Kavita Ramdas

Ploughshares Fund Focuses on Women in Security

“What level of stupidity might we be engaged in today?” Governor Jerry Brown wondered aloud on June 6, 2016, his 78th birthday. Governor Brown was at the Ploughshares Fund Chain Reaction benefit event in the Presidio. He didn’t go into detail, but likely
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

J-POP Summit 2016

J-POP Summit, one of the world’s biggest Japanese pop culture events, takes place from July 22 – 24 in San Francisco. Experience the latest in Japanese music, fashion, film, art, games, tech-innovations, anime, food and niche subcultures at the annual summer festival. This year the lineup of
Guests watched the auction bidding live on eBay

Warren Buffett for GLIDE

In case you missed it, lunch with legendary investor Warren Buffett became the most expensive individual charity item ever sold on eBay on June 10, 2016. An anonymous bidder agreed to pay $3,456,789 for a private lunch with the billionaire. One hundred percent of