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    Need to know: Soma
    Tap water often contains a whole heap of chemicals and weird floaty bits like rust and iron from old pipes. This is a first world problem to be sure, but it is a problem, nonetheless. Maybe some of you out there like the taste of chlorine, and...
  • Augustana Gives the Girls a Show
    Augustana Gives the Girls a Show
    Nothing ends a weekend properly like a concert and Soma off Sports Arena Blvd. provided an excellent example. The standing room only, intimate concert venue hosted a hometown favorite, Augustana. The all ages concert was teeming with teen girls...
  • Cayucas bring surf rock to San Diego shores
    Cayucas bring surf rock to San Diego shores
    Even before Cayucas took the stage, I could hear the chitter chatter from the audience of who was about to come on. “I’ve seen Cayucas before and they’re really good. When I heard they were playing tonight I got really excited,...
  • Young The Giant rocks Soma San Diego
    Young The Giant rocks Soma San Diego
    I always find it worth mentioning the amount of people at a show. I’ve been to sold out shows where it was wall to wall packed with people, but never have I seen it so overwhelmingly packed then it was for Irvine band, Young the Giant. From...
  • Soma water carafe
    Soma delivers biodegradable water filters and a stylish carafe
    If your water carafe was prettier, would you drink more water? The makers of Soma, a new water filtration system with a shapely glass carafe, are banking on this.I wouldn’t be surprised. I’ve turned into one of those people who’s...
  • SF Oceanic Restaurant
    SF Oceanic: Visiting SoMa's online Chinese takeout leader
    Those who use GrubHub or similar services to order Chinese takeout while up in San Francisco may notice an otherwise unfamiliar restaurant up at the top of the list: SF Oceanic. It isn't a Chinatown restaurant, it doesn't have the renown...
  • Soma
    Give beautifully with Soma
    Adequate hydration= beautiful skin. Adequate hydration that helps those in need= a beautiful soul.Soma has already changed the way we hydrate with their sustainable filters and carafes that are as lovely as they are effective. Now they're...
  • San Francisco leaders ignore deadly problems of traffic congestion
    San Francisco leaders ignore deadly problems of traffic congestion
    The San Francisco County Transportation Authority has been waylaid in their efforts to fight traffic congestion in downtown San Francisco by a Mayor and Board of Supervisors unwilling to prioritize public health over economic development. Nothing...
  • Make it a Date Night at Southside Spirit House
    Make it a Date Night at Southside Spirit House
    It can be challenging to find a great place for a date night meal and drinks that is comfortable, affordable and fun. Look no further than the newly opened Southside Spirit House in San Francisco’s SOMA district.On Friday and Saturday nights...
  • Anberlin rocks Soma San Diego
    Anberlin rocks Soma San Diego
    When I was a teenager finally able to attend Warped Tour, there were a wide range of bands that people said I “had to see.” One of these, who year after year seemed to always come up was Anberlin. This band seemed to elude me, as I was...
  • ag party
    American Giant hosts happy hour and you are invited
    Here’s some great news coming out of SOMA! One of the local clothing companies that has and will continue to grace this space is having a bit of a party and you are invited. American Giant, makers of some of the best casual wear you will...
  • Soma
    Sip yourself beautiful with Soma
    We all know we need to drink water to live (duh) but did you know that drinking water can also help you live beautifully? The secret to updating your ho-hum skin isn't in an expensive cream or new fangled facial, it's in your fridge!Meet...
  • Police Car
    Walmart employee saves child from drunk mother
    A 7-year-old boy walked into a Walmart Neighborhood Market and asked an employee to help his mother. He explained that his mother had been acting strangely and fell asleep in her ice cream. According to a June 12 report by KWTV Channel 9 News in...
  • Victor's Mexican Food
    Cooking up cactus at Victor’s
    Tired of the same old beef and chicken Mexican fare? Then head over to Victor’s in SoMa for a Cactus, or Nopales, burrito.Nopales are made from the pads of a cactus. But don’t worry: the prickly spines are removed! Nopales are the...
  • How Weird Street Faire in May 2012
    14th Annual How Weird Street Faire on Sunday, April 28th
    Let’s hope next weekend is just as gorgeous as the current one because one of the more fun street fairs will be held Sunday, April 28th from Noon until 8 p.m. with its gravitational center at 2nd Street and Howard Street. It is the 14th...