( Karl Mondon )
Purdy: 49ers have plenty to celebrate
07/27/2014 11:51 AM PDT
At the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Levi's Stadium, it's apparent that the San Francisco 49ers delivered on their promises.
Purdy: 'Ice girls' another distraction in Sharks' offseason
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Kawakami: Giants' problems too big to be solved by Peavy
The San Francisco Giants needed Jake Peavy to be perfect on Sunday, because the Giants themselves are so, so far from that these days, as evidenced during the Los Angeles Dodgers' three-game sweep.
Wake of the Week archive: Trouble for local hero 10 years ago
Bud Geracie's archived column from 2004 that takes a sideways look back at the local and national sports scene
Mark Purdy's Blog
49ers Ribbon Cutting: Platitudes Dominate The Day At Levi s Stadium–But It s Beautiful And Done On Time. Why I Think You ll Like It:
The unedited "Director's Cut" version of my column that will appear in Friday morning's Mercury News .
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
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Move over, Fernet. Refreshing, house-made seasonal aperitifs are finding their way into low-alcohol cocktail programs from San Mateo to Berkeley and San Francisco. With the launch of Sonoma Aperitifs in Penngrove and the rerelease of a classic 1997 book about these fortified libations, we'd say the trend is about to overflow from its tiny cordial glass.
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Robert Pattinson talks Kristen Stewart split
“Twilight” actor also says he is more relaxed with being famous.