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  1. Neighborhood Watch
    Sake Day at Nombe; Sake Tasting at Umamimart; and MoreAlso: $2 martinis at One Market.
  2. Holidays
    Trace Doing Pop-Tarts and Bellinis for Mother’s DayThe three-course menu is $42, sans bellinis.
  3. Celebrity Settings
    Michelle Pfeiffer Spotted at Bi-Rite; John Cleese Dines at TraceAlso, ‘Portlandia’ stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein ate at Bar Tartine last week.
  4. The Other Critics
    Kauffman Also Calls Trace Kinda ‘90s; Bauer Says Station 1 Has Slipped;Also, Virginia Miller reintroduces herself at the Guardian.
  5. The Other Critics
    Unterman and Bauer Face Off in Side-by-Side Reviews of TraceBauer, in the end, gives them two stars, but Patty’s all smiles.
  6. Openings
    Step Inside the New W Hotel Lounges, Designed by Stanley SaitowitzThe revamped W is way more slick, and has a lot more black decor, than before.
  7. Slideshow
    Twenty New Bites to Try Right Now in San FranciscoCheck out a flurry of new dishes around town that just might become your new addictions.
  8. Reopenings
    The Library and Lobby Bars to Reopen at the W on FridayThey’re two weeks ahead of schedule.
  9. Openings
    Check Out the Menu and the Redesign at Trace, Now Open at the WArchitect Stanley Saitowitz wanted to evoke the idea of maps and fog throughout the space.
  10. Neighborhood Watch
    Out the Door at the Mall Shutters Due to Flooding; Jardinière Turns
  11. Previews
    What’s to Come as the Weather Warms: A San Francisco Fall RestaurantFrom the return of Stuart Brioza at State Bird Provisions to the return of boudin blanc at Camino, there is much to look forward to this fall.
  12. Closings
    XYZ to Close at the W to Make Way for the More ‘Localist’ TraceStanley Saitowitz is doing the design, and the reconcepted restaurant will open this summer.