We, the People Behind the People

Executive assistants—gatekeepers to CEOs, captains of industry, and other grand pooh-bahs—assemble. Read More »

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Growth Industry

Pacifica's Christina Stembel Nurtures a Blooming Farmgirl Flowers. Read More »

Eat and Drink

Four New Restaurants to Try Right Now

Crisp-skinned Filipino lechon and wood-fired pizza in Oakland, Japanese-Peruvian in Cow Hollow, and Georgian cheesy bread in Palo Alto. Read More »

Eat and Drink

Manresa Kindles A New Beginning

A short break after the second setback in four years gives David Kinch a chance to regroup, refresh and renew the Los Gatos eatery. Read More »


Sculpture Garden

New Orleans designer Julie Neill brings her plaster bouquets to light. Read More »

Galleries and Performance

Three to See

Don’t-miss works from a trio of standout shows this month— nominated by curators from the Museum of Craft and Design, the Robert Koch Gallery, and the de Young Museum. Read More »


Pam MacKinnon Three Can’t-Miss Local Shows

Three recommended local shows to see this holiday season. Read More »



Jarrod Baumann of Zeterre Landscape Architecture stretches the imagination for Silicon Valley’s most prestigious gardens. Read More »


The Gifts of Experience

Present ideas (and activities) for nearly every personality type on your list. Read More »

Eat and Drink

A Different Kind of Koreatown

In Santa Clara’s sprawling strip malls, you’ll find cauldrons of chicken-ginseng soup, mountains of charcoal-grilled meat, and some seriously swanky supermarkets. In short, it’s the best Korean food in the Bay. Read More »

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