Black-Owned Restaurants to Support in the Bay Area

The San Francisco Chronicle, with assistance from the Bay Area Organization of Black Owned Business, has compiled a searchable directory of Black-owned restaurants in the region—making it even easier to support those businesses. Included are details like whether or not they offer takeout or delivery, how to order without relying on third-party delivery services, and what types of dishes and drinks are on the menu. …

Lena Hall: Piece of My Heart

Very few possess the vocal chops necessary to cover a Janis Joplin song; even fewer can imbue such a cover with the fire of the late icon. Actor and singer Lena Hall—Tony-winner and cast member of TNT’s Snowpiercer TV show—demonstrates both in her ferocious take on “Piece of My Heart.” Off her new covers album, The Villa Satori: Growing up Haight Ashbury (which she refers to …

Sourced Craft Cocktails’ Home Deliveries Benefit the Bartender Community Twofold

In NYC, Dallas, Austin and San Francisco, Sourced Craft Cocktails aims to aid the bartending community twofold. First, it safely puts local bartenders back to work in the comfort of their own home (at $15 an hour), preparing a select menu of mixed drinks with locally sourced spirits and fresh fruit. Second, a portion of the proceeds go to the USBG Bartender Relief Fund. 750ml …