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BEST OF THE BAY 2016

The Bay Guardian's annual celebration of all things "Best" is back -- check out all the winners here!

Punching up

All-female line-up takes over Punch Line Comedy Club for Women's History Month.

Former editors launch “Bring Back the Bay Guardian” campaign

Online fundraiser aims to preserve, restore, and relaunch alternative newspaper's key features. By Marke B.  After regaining the assets of the Bay Guardian, a new non-profit...

The Bay Guardian is back — with endorsements

The alt-weekly, now under a new organization, is able to bring back Guardian endorsements By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 19, 2015 -- We announced last week that...

Bay Guardian assets transferred to new organization

48hills founders create new nonprofit to take over name  and preserve archives of now-shuttered newspaper. OCTOBER 16, 2015 -- Black Press, publisher of the San...

Art Looks: Hardcore Cronenberg, Beast Crawl, Monster Drawing Rally, ‘Making a Scene,’ Symphony at Pier 27…

Colorful arts and culture events and happenings of note this week, July 8-13. By Marke B.  ART LOOKS After a too-long absence (about 10 years), Burning Man...

Guardian Commemorative Edition cover, release details announced

Guardian-in-Exile team reveals tribute issue cover, street date, and more By Marke B.  JANUARY 16, 2015 -- Last night, the Guardian-in-Exile team of former Bay Guardian...

Can we save newspaper archives — and history?

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 16, 2014 – The owners of the Bay Guardian, who shut the paper down Monday, have at least gotten one message:...

The Bay Guardian shuts down

By Tim Redmond OCTOBER 14, 2014 – What a crazy, sad morning. I was teaching my San Francisco State class from 10 to noon, on the...

Tom’s Town: A visit to River City (and what’s up with the David Chiu landlord-lawyer fundraiser?)

By Tom Temprano My last visit to Sacramento happened when I was ten years old on a road trip to Gold Country with my dad....