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It’s Those Pants That’ll Need Changing

Girl #1: Sorry I’m late. I was constipated. Girl #2: Do you want to take your shirt off? –21st & 3rd

Johnny’s Hideaway Unfurls Pre-Memorial Day Bash May 29

How much fun can one squeeze into a holiday weekend? Johnny’s Hideaway packs a dance floor full -- and then some -- in a pre-Memorial Day bash on Sunday, May 29 beginning at 8:30 p.m. Band X, Atlanta’s favorite high-energy party band, provides adrenaline-pumping music, and cover is only $5. Show More Summary

Chef Dinner at Umi Raises $24,000 for Charity on May 1

A sold-out, all-star chef dinner hosted by food writer Kate Parham Kordsmeier and photographer Heidi Geldhauser, held May 1 at Umi, raised nearly $24,000 for charity. The inaugural event for the Emily Cameron Art Scholarship, honoring the late photographer Emily Cameron, gave $10,000 to Atlanta-based painter Natalie Escobar. Show More Summary

Our SFMTA’s New Corporate Bus Terminal on Fell Near Masonic is Off to a Rough Start – Poorly-Placed SIgnage?

TweetI remember how the SFMTA kicked off its new corporate bus-only terminal on Fell betwixt Masonic and Ashbury as if it were yesterday, or the day before yesterday anyway. Way back then, the temporary signs notified locals to not park there and the locals complied. But now we have more permanent signage, see?   The problem […]

Harrumph!

After one of the better rides I had in a while I had much difficulty going to sleep last night. My legs never got comfortable in bed, and this morning I woke up with a stiff lower back. My back shouldn’t be an issue today, I just need to be cognizant that I am not […]

Alamo Square Update: Rec and Park Finally Manages to Coral Our Tourists – Sure, Fence Hole Fixed, But…

TweetIDK man, the accounting cost for RPD to shut down the entire four square block Alamo Square for a year or so is negligible, so that’s what they just done, oh well. Here’s what you do – you imagine a billionaire from Mars is willing to pay for whatever expensive project that our SFGov workers […]

Several injured after vans collide in Montgomery County

A dozen juveniles injured after van involved in crash in Silver Spring area. They reportedly have non-life threatening injuries.

Parents talk about child's encounter with armed robbers at a GameStop store

The parents of a young boy who tried to stop an armed robbery at a GameStop store in Silver Spring, Md. on May 20 talk about the ordeal.

Drink Local: Old Fourth Distillery Vodka

Have you found it hard to stay on top of all the new spirits being distilled here in Atlanta and its surrounding counties? Welcome to Drink Local, a semi-regular series in which we'll feature and taste a range of local products, starting...Show More Summary

Man Found Guilty Of Attacking Gay Couple At Dallas BBQ

53 minutes agoUnited States / New York : Gothamist

A man has been found guilty of attacking a gay couple at a Dallas BBQ in a widely-publicized incident that occurred a year ago in Chelsea. Bayna Lekheim El-Amin, 42, was convicted of attempted assault in the first degree and assault in the second degree in the fight with Jonathan Snipes and his boyfriend Ethan York-Adams. [ more › ]

Morning Roundup: Inside The Lines Edition

MPD is shrinking, area airport perimeters breached over the past decade, and more. [ more › ]

Review: “It Can Howl” and Southern Identity vs. Southern Perception

It Can Howl is a collection of stories, that is for certain. But it is not a story from the South, nor is it a story uniquely concerning the South. Telling the story of a place or articulating the experience of a region, especially one with such a controversial, varied and tumultuous history as our own, is no simple undertaking. Show More Summary

PETA offers reward to catch the man who killed a dog on an L.A. sidewalk

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man who police say slammed a small dog to death against a Boyle Heights sidewalk. No arrests had been made Wednesday afternoon in connection with the dog's death, according to the...

4-Year-Old Boy Critically Injured After Falling Down Park Slope Elevator Shaft

A four-year-old boy slipped through a gap between an elevator and the wall at a Brooklyn parking garage last night, "dropping some 50 feet." [ more › ]

Old Issue At CDIA Returns To The Spotlight - Fence Jumpers Common At Airports

For years Cedar Posts has been saying the airport perimeter fence at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CDIA) was worthless. Now according to the Associated Press - Two people jumped the fences that protect the runways and planes at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in 2015. Show More Summary

Brett Cooper reaches for the stars at Aster

Few publications give restaurants and chefs a second chance after a review is published. If a chef gets trashed or praised in the New Your Times, for example, he or she lives with those words for years. Often it never happens because there are only 52 slots a year and new places nearly always get

See how the British elite decorated their dollhouses, at the Building Museum

Spanning 300 years, “Small Stories” displays 11 dollhouses from the U.K. and one from the U.S.

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