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Minerva’s Sunday Horoscope: 6/25/17

STARCAST: Mercury is such a gadabout. This week he's booked for four major meet and greets. Consider these upcoming parters: Jupiter, Neptune, Mars and Pluto. Jupiter's lucky and fun, but take nothing for granted [Read entire story]

SF Symphony’s frenetic free-for-all

There were dancers and singers, video projections and elaborate lighting cues, a funk band and a gamelan. “Four Preludes on Playthings of the Wind,” Thomas’ own polystylistic setting of a Carl Sandburg meditation [Read entire story]

Pink Triangle Above SF Castro Symbolizes LGBTQ Pride And Resilience

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — Crafted from more than an acre of cloth, the Pink Triangle on Twin Peaks is an eye-catching symbol of San Francisco Pride Weekend. As a tradition, it began as a bit of subversion. Patrick [Read entire story]

Dear Abby: Father-to-be keeping secrets from his immigrant family

Father-to-be keeping secrets from his immigrant family Because our dad didn’t approve, my brother made the plans behind our back and told Dad in an email. If they do give us the news after the baby is born, I no [Read entire story]

Horoscope for Saturday 6/24/17 by Christopher Renstrom

ARIES. (March 20 - April 18): You may think you're talking to a brick wall but a loved one is listening. Give him time to process and you'll see that your words haven't fallen on deaf ears. [Read entire story]

Bay Area arts and entertainment picks, June 27

The Pink Floyd cover band performs favorite moments from “The Dark Side of the Moon,” “Wish You Were Here,” “The Wall” and “The Division Bell.” Founder of the Haight-Ashbury Free Clinic speaks to the San [Read entire story]

Bay Area arts and entertainment picks, June 26

“Obscura”: Sui generis magician and storyteller Christian Cagigal performs with live blown-up video projection, but you still won’t detect his sleight of hand. 7 p.m. $20-$25. Z Below, S.F. www.zspace.org [Read entire story]

Lionel Richie Welcomes Mariah Carey’s Diva Behavior During Tour

AP VIDEO: On Tour With Lionel and Mariah [Read entire story]

‘Brownsville Song’ wails of our national shame

For much of “Brownsville Song (B-side for Tray),” you might catch yourself wondering to what extent Tray (Davied Morales), the young shooting victim at its center, is a good kid. Sure, between his training sessions [Read entire story]

Devoted Disneyland Fan Marks 2,000 Consecutive Visit

ANAHEIM, Calif. (CBS SF) – For the past 5 1/2 years, Jeff Reitz has visited the Disneyland Resort every single day. On Thursday, (June 22nd) Reitz marked his 2,000th visit to “The Happiest Place on [Read entire story]

Prada introduces the $185 paperclip

The generic office paperclip holds loose pages together, but the Prada paperclip holds loose dollar bills. Such ordered money comes at a cost, though. Barneys New York is selling the Prada paperclip for $185. [Read entire story]

SF Pride Parade grand marshal featured in drag kings photo book

You've undoubtedly heard about drag queens, especially with the popularity of shows like "Ru Paul's Drag Race," but do you know about drag kings? [Read entire story]

Dear Abby: Serial father keeps chummy relationships with his exes

Serial father keeps chummy relationships with his exes Dear Abby: I recently met a 28-year-old father of three I’m interested in. While I admire the man’s devotion to his children — not to mention his skilled [Read entire story]

Horoscope for Friday 6/23/17 by Christopher Renstrom

ARIES. (March 20 - April 18): That confrontation doesn't have to take place if you don't want it to. Your opponent is looking for an out and will happily meet you halfway. [Read entire story]

Summer of Love concert and light show come to Golden Gate Park

There were 18,000 to 20,000 music-loving, feather-and-bead-draped, flower-holding Summer of Love veterans and hippie-wannabes gathered in the hollow in front of the Conservatory of Flowers during the first summer night [Read entire story]

Marin lands major film: Paramount shooting blockbuster in San Rafael

Paramount Pictures is shooting a feature film in Marin this week. [Read entire story]

Recommended reading, June 25

We recommend these recently reviewed titles: [Read entire story]

Literary guide

7 p.m. City Lights, 261 Columbus Ave., S.F. (415) 362-8193. www.citylights.com. 3 p.m. Mrs. Dalloway’s, 2904 College Ave., Berkeley. Poetry Flash Andrena Zawinski and Cathleen Calbert. 3 p.m. Diesel, 5433 College [Read entire story]

A selection of first sentences from new books, June 25

Italian Tom was a saucier until a Cadillac doing sixty hit him and knocked the recipes out of his head. “The Graybar Hotel,” stories by Curtis Dawkins [Read entire story]

Which movies to watch this weekend, June 23

Small Enough to Jail: “Hoop Dreams” director Steve James profiles the Sung family, a group of Chinese bankers in New York targeted by the government in the wake of the recent mortgage crash. The trial itself is [Read entire story]