San Francisco

5:48pm

Thu May 30, 2013

6:53pm

Thu May 9, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Web Exclusive: Homeless moms march on San Francisco's City Hall

Homeless mothers rallying at City Hall today

Earlier today, about 50 homeless mothers and children gathered on the steps of San Francisco City Hall calling on city supervisors to support initiatives that would help them. KALW’s Rose Aguilar was there and spoke with 63-year old Joyce Dawson.  

JOYCE DAWSON: In the last eight to nine months, I’ve been waitlisted, and waitlisted, and waitlisted and I cannot find anything. Yet the apartments that I’m trying to get into are sitting there empty.

Click the player above to listen to the full interview. 

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5:48pm

Tue May 7, 2013
Arts & Culture

Beating the Dhol drums with Non Stop Bhangra

Most Westerners have been exposed to Bollywood, the lively cinematic musical-soap-operas that are iconic to the movie industry in Mumbai, India. However, few have gone beyond the screen and experienced first-hand the infectious music and dance that inspire some of the famous scenes from Bollywood films.

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5:30pm

Thu May 2, 2013

12:50pm

Wed April 24, 2013
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Whisky Pills Fiasco

Whisky Pills Fiasco bass player
Whisky Pills Fiasco

  Do you have a hankerin’ for some twang? Well, the Whisky Pills Fiasco can deliver it. They admit that they’re more hamburger than steak, but sometimes a good juicy hamburger is all you want. They’re doing an early show on Sunday, April 28th at Pier 23 Cafe, right on the water in San Francisco, starting at 5 pm.

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