Birds of a Feather-Fashion Together

There are two types of migration, voluntary and involuntary. An example of the enforced kind would be animals leaving a decimated rainforest. The chosen type takes place in the Bay Area, where Chapeau Chic femmes, descend on the Rotunda restaurant (at Neiman Marcus) and host a luncheon for the San Francisco Zoological Society Auxiliary. These ladies don’t move…

Goldman’s Heroes

The Goldman Environmental Prize, created 25 years ago by philanthropists Richard and Rhoda Goldman, is the world’s leading award honoring indispensable environmentalists. The winners are selected by an international jury who receive confidential nominations submitted by a worldwide network of environmental organizations and individuals. Prize winners participate in a 10-day tour of San Francisco and…

Electric Vehicles “Drive the Dream” at the Exploratorium

On Monday, Governor Jerry Brown and forty leading corporations came together to “Drive the Dream”. The event, put on by the California Electric Vehicle Collaborative, was held at the Exploratorium and showcased California’s commitment to making electric vehicles and their charging stations a standard in California. There were a number of plug-in hybrid and electric…

‘Save Lake Tahoe’ Fashion Show Dazzles

The 44th annual League to Save Lake Tahoe fashion show and fundraiser took place Saturday August 3rd in Incline Village, at the gorgeous lakeside estate of railroad magnate Kern Schumacher. Having started in 1969 with Bill Blass and Saks Fifth Avenue, this event has become an annual tradition. Oscar de la Renta joined in 1995…

Swells Come to Pier at the New Exploratorium

San Francisco’s beloved Exploratorium opened with a big splashy party that befitting its swell new digs on Pier 15. Guests were as giddy as schoolchildren on a field trip as they navigated the expanse filled to the open rafters with scientific schemes, stories, and stuff, searching for new discoveries and old favorite exhibits. Fortunately the…