Recent Comments

    Home » Archives by category » Features (Page 75)

    Soprano Saxophonist Tony Bragano Lulls Listeners Into Sweet Surrender

    Soprano Saxophonist Tony Bragano Lulls Listeners Into Sweet Surrender

    As a performing artist in the wonderful city of San Francisco and the Bay Area, I get the ultimate pleasure to meet and perform with many extremely talented individuals. There…

    Tips on Selecting Engagement Rings

    Tips on Selecting Engagement Rings

    (Editor’s Note: The “Bay Times” welcomes wedding and event coordinator Chanda Monique Eddens as a new columnist. In “Elements of Style,” Chanda will share helpful advice concerning all aspects of…

    The Cost of Waiting

    The Cost of Waiting

    “Sure I want to get into the real estate market, but I just don’t think it’s the right time.” Boy, have I heard that one a lot! And everyone is…

    Current Market Conditions Just Ahead of Spring

    Current Market Conditions Just Ahead of Spring

    Let’s talk about current market conditions. Here we are at the end of winter, just realizing that spring is only weeks away. Buyers, sellers and their agents are challenged to…

    The Art of French Kitchen Design

    The Art of French Kitchen Design

    Philip and I just returned from a “fabuleux” two-week vacation in Paris. In order to have a richer and more varied experience, we rented an apartment near the Eiffel Tower…

    You Have to Change So I Can Love You

    You Have to Change So I Can Love You

    After years of searching, you find “the one” and merge with each other in what seems like perfect love. But, after a little time passes, you begin to notice the…

    Alone Again…Naturally

    Alone Again…Naturally

    I know that my friends love me. They let me know in countless ways. Recently, I noticed the looks of concern on some of their faces. It seems as though…

    Fantabulousness at the Imperial Court’s 49th Coronation

    Fantabulousness at the Imperial Court’s 49th Coronation

    What does one wear to a coronation? I’ve never had to ask myself that question before. But, as I was asked to give a Jewish blessing/prayer at the San Francisco…

    Heed Rumi’s Timeless Teachings

    Heed Rumi’s Timeless Teachings

    Mawlana Jalal ad-Din Rumi was a 13th-century Persian poet and Sufi mystic. His profound celebration of a divine and all-inclusive love has transcended national and ethnic borders. Over 800 years…

    Producer and Performer Tweaka Turner, aka Michael Cerchiai, Takes Music to the Stratosphere

    Producer and Performer Tweaka Turner, aka Michael Cerchiai, Takes Music to the Stratosphere

    There are many aspects to the music industry. And within this industry there are singers, musicians, dancers, choreographers, promoters, make-up artists, costumers, advertisers, engineers, producers…the list goes on. Someone who…