Saturday, September 26, 2020

Tag: Ghost Ship

‘Rogue’ party uproar shows tech, journalism’s COVID-19 limits

As unpleasant as it is to find out that swans are not in fact mating-for-life in Venetian canals next to frolicking dolphins, it’s doubly frustrating to hear that people...

Our top stories of 2019

From the election of Chesa Boudin and Dean Preston to a renewed spirit of arts and culture in the face of displacement, the 48 Hills team was kept on...

Plans dropped for Ghost Ship show after community response

A planned CBS show about Ghost Ship, originally to helmed by local authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman, has been shelved after the idea sparked a huge backlash among...

[UPDATED] Outrage as CBS announces development of Ghost Ship show

UPDATE: After readers responded, Waldman and Chabon have decided not to go ahead with the show.  The San Jose Mercury News reported on Tuesday that Berkeley authors Michael Chabon—Pulitzer Prize-winning...

KQED says 48 Hills is a story of the decade

KQED released a beautifully designed, memory-triggering package yesterday called "Our Turbulent Decade." It's an in-depth, year-by-year look some of the most impactful events and trends in the Bay Area,...

Ghost Ship verdict: Harris acquitted, jury deadlocked on Almena

After three long years and almost too much pressure to bear for victims' families, a verdict has been rendered on responsibility for the Ghost Ship fire that took 36...

Arts Forecast: Stern Grove and Yerba Buena Festivals head into bloom

ARTS FORECAST Spring is here, and all's a-bloom and sneezing. So what better time to plan your outdoor sunshine festivities? After our official festival season begins with Sisters Easter in...

“Buildings demolished on your cellphone”: Ratskin Records’ experimental resilience

ALL EARS Michael Daddona never thought he’d own a dog.  “What’s a dog even gonna do at a noise show?” he asks. “Or sit around while I’m tinkering with electronics? They’re...

Party Radar: El Rio’s 40th, Bardot-A-Go-Go, Juliana Huxtable …

PARTY RADAR Welp, it took me two weeks to recover from Folsom Street Fair, so that means we've got a lot to catch up on! First, let's admire the look...

Party Radar: For Navid

PARTY RADAR The Bay Area nightlife community has weathered a lot of ghastly blows in the past couple years, from Ghost Ship and the shooting of Bubbles to the passing...