All photos by Robin Hill via http://www.dezeen.com/2015/08/20/arquitectonica-waterfront-tower-miami-folded-facade-icon-bay-edgewater-the-related-group/">Dezeen Architecture is forever trying to capture movement within stasis. A new residential tower called Icon Bay in Miami, overlooking the Biscayne Bay, achieves this paradox with its rippled front façade mirroring the waves...
Like a 21st century Tony Duquette, San Francisco's dapper design dean Ken Fulk has a hand in everything from home interiors (Zynga billionaire Mark Pincus' Bay Area loft and Aspen ranch) to hotel revamps (Nob Hill's landmark Mark Hopkins Hotel), to event planning (Napster founder Sean Parker's...
Tiger Woods and Firestone go together like, well, Tiger and Torrey, or Tiger and Bay Hill, but the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational show will go on without the 8-time winner for just the 2nd time in Woods’ career. Tiger Woods has liftedShow More Summary
J. Scott Applewhite/APA worker rolls out dough as she constructs pastries in the bay window at Ted's Bulletin, a Capitol Hill restaurant in Washington, D.C. By Lucia Mutikani U.S. labor costs in the second quarter recorded their smallest...Show More Summary
A couple of nights ago my book group met at the home of one of our members, abutting a huge nature reserve in the East Bay. The sun bathed the hills behind us as we discussed Peter De Vries' 1961 novel, The Blood of the Lamb. DeVries dramatizes a real life event, the death of his young daughter from leukemia. Show More Summary
Rodney Ferguson I am opinionated. But in most gatherings I keep my radical (even for the Bay Area) thoughts to myself. At least I thought I did. On most Saturdays, when I play basketball with a bunch of mostly over the hill ballers (including...Show More Summary
Welcome to House Calls, a recurring feature in which Curbed tours lovely, offbeat, or otherwise awesome homes in the Bay Area. Think your space should be featured next? Here's how to submit.Photos via Patricia Chang When you're the owner of...
The Caballo Hills is the neigborhood flanking Merritt College on the Bay side; it consists of Campus Drive and the Ridgemont development. It’s geologically monotonous, underlain entirely by Leona “rhyolite.” And while all the roads have sidewalks, it’s a steep and exposed hike. Nevertheless the area is highly scenic, and I walked it in the […]
The library at Sagamore Hill, Theodore Roosevelt's Oyster Bay, New York residence that just underwent a $10 million restoration and reopened this past weekend. All photos courtesy the National Park Service unless otherwise noted. One of the final things...
Russian Hill car burglaries have doubled, a survey of local displaced artists, and more. [ more › ]
We’ve seen a lot of new, luxury high-rise condo developments come to market in San Francisco in the past few years, but typically these buildings are in less-established, southern neighborhoods like Rincon Hill or Mission Bay. So there was much excitement and a flurry of activity when Rockwell, the largest condo project to hit Pacific
This pass week, my family and I rented a house near Mission Bay in San Diego, CA. The house was perfect for the 14 of us vacationing there for a week. The home sits on Milton Street, on a hill with amazing views of the bay. It is a three story abode with 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, huge living room, kitchen, and dining room with a balcony. Show More Summary
It's hard for a PGA Tour event to distinguish itself. There are the majors. There's Major Lite: The Players. There are four World Golf Championships. There's Memorial and Bay Hill. Then there are the four FedEx Cup playoff events. All offer big purses and prestige. Show More Summary
Jason Day collapses with vertigo while walking down a steep hill during round two of the US Open at Chambers Bay.
Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer, Jeff Gooch, was arrested for suspicion of DUI, the Tampa Tribune reports. Early Sunday morning at 2:33 a.m., Gooch, a resident of Spring Hill, was pulled over by the Florida Highway Patrol troopers on the Veterans Expressway in Hillsborough County. Show More Summary
TweetThe answer will amaze you, or not: This is the sun, as seen from a span of our troubled San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. It looked like the moon though. Believe that’s the troubled Star Princess, which should be norovirus-free these days. Let’s hope so.
An elderly woman in Woodland Hills kept sheriff’s deputies at bay for the better part of Thursday morning as she sat on a chair on her mobile home porch with a gun.
Three years after paramedic Cameron Hill saved the life of Melissa Dohme, who'd been stabbed 32 times, he proposes at home plate before Tampa Bay Rays game
“Over the hill… and picking up speed.” That’s how 60-year-old UK expat and Bay Area resident Peter Barnes describes himself. Here he reinforces that statement, proving that age has nothing to do with a youthful spirit. More here.