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Breaking News: Diwali 2013: Image from space satellite are fake, but real Diwali images are awesome
Posted by: richwebnews

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-05 04:21:08 -0800 | arts-culture-news

Today starts the celebration of Hindu festival of lights called Diwali that is observed all over the world. Spectacular Diwali images quickly make rounds in social media, Facebook and Twitter, however some of them might have a wrong caption in...
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Breaking News: Alice Munro wins Nobel Prize in Literature 2013
Posted by: harry68

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-08 10:34:55 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Alice Munro, renowned Canadian short-story writer who is famous for her intuitive literature on complicated relationships between men and women, has won the Nobel Prize in Literature. Munro has dedicated all her life to the world of literature and has...
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Posted by: MayerFlaks

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-15 12:54:37 -0800 | arts-culture-news

There are art and cultural festivals held in San Francisco every year. Some art festivals are free and open to the public while others require the purchase of a ticket. Some more exclusive art shows are invitation only and prestigious...
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Breaking News: Moon Hooch ambushes San Francisco's Warfield with infectious, acoustic dance music
Posted by: SF Thunder

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-15 12:54:36 -0800 | arts-culture-news

Imagine you’re in a cave in Bulgaria – at a rave. There’s no electricity because it’s still the Bronze Age, but some band you’ve never heard of on your nonexistent radio is crushing it, and everyone is dancing like it...
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Posted by: FDMNews

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-05-28 18:40:08 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Laura Varela saw first hand the impact that Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) had on the veterans that lived in her middle class neighborhood on the U.S./Mexico border. As a little girl, she says, she remembers seeing the violence and...
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Posted by: MaxAnderson

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-05-24 01:23:44 -0700 | arts-culture-news

ADTC announces the commencement of the summer dance camps in New York for the year 2013. Girls from all age groups who have a knack of dancing can get themselves enrolled as early as possible. The camp offers a wide...
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Posted by: Sherrill Fulghum

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-03-27 23:24:20 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Grammy Award winning artist Huey Lewis along with his band the News released the album “Sports” 30 years ago. In celebration of the anniversary of that seven times platinum album, Lewis and the Boys will release a new edition of...
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Posted by: harry68

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-12-24 21:24:01 -0800 | arts-culture-news

Larry L. King was a journalist, essayist and playwright with a bombastic prose style as well as a carefree personal life. He left Texas while still young. He wrote profiles about politicians as well as articles on the flaws of...
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Breaking News: Mayan calendar holds true (you read that right)
Posted by: harry68

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-12-22 05:54:51 -0800 | arts-culture-news

According to the Mayan calendar, the world was to arrive at the end of an era on December 21, 2012. In the Mayan calendar, the day marks the end of the phase of the 13th baktun (ancient people measured time...
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Breaking News: The Brothers Grimm - A Brief History
Posted by: harry68

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-12-22 16:43:53 -0800 | arts-culture-news

The Brothers Grimm not only collected fairytales, but also researched the German language thoroughly and laid the cornerstones for modern-day German literature studies. The ambition that the Brothers Grimm shared segregated them from many of their contemporaries. The Brothers Grimm...
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Breaking News: Guy Fawkes Day
Posted by: harry68

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-11-05 18:34:58 -0800 | arts-culture-news

One might wonder about the origins of the phrase "Remember, remember the fifth of November." It alludes to Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot, but the phrase itself originates from a poem. The version below is from the Tower of...
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Breaking News: Google commemorates Herman Melville’s finest literature, ‘Moby Dick’
Posted by: harry68

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-10-19 17:34:33 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Google is commemorating works of one of the finest writers of modern literature by its latest Doodle today. Today’s Doodle shows a white whale floating in the sea along with a one-legged harpooner, recognizing Herman Melville’s book, “Moby Dick”, which...
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Breaking News: Smashing Pumpkins look forward and bring the noise to SF's Bill Graham
Posted by: Dean Schaffer

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-10-31 17:26:52 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has always insisted that his band’s reunion is anything but a nostalgia act. Half an hour into the show at San Francisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium last Friday, Corgan joked with the crowd, “We’ll play...
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Breaking News: Art for AIDS 2012 Auction Exceeds Expectations on Sept. 14th in San Francisco
Posted by: PRGuySF

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-09-18 09:43:44 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Supporting the UCSF Alliance Health Project’s HIV/AIDS Services 17 September, 2012 San Francisco… Moving to a new and larger venue for the 16th annual Art for AIDS auction in San Francisco, more than $200,000 was realized on Friday, September 14,...
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Breaking News: San Francisco Street Food Festival: Top 4 delectable desserts
Posted by: SF Thunder SelectMedia

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:07:07 -0700 | arts-culture-news

The 4th annual San Francisco Street Food Festival is over, we're starting to recover, and the results are in! Listed below are our favorite four desserts from the festival, along with a few pictures above -- though we must sheepishly...
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