Issue: June 23, 2016

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The cover story this week: It's SN&R's Brunch Issue! Read our picks for the city's top three brunch spots, as well as 10 of our favorite dishes. Also: Best vegetarian dishes, non-traditional brunch options, chef's secrets and, of course, all the best drinks.

Elsewhere in the issue: Graham Womack looks into controversial layoffs at Regional Transit and Ginny McReynolds writes about the significance of gay bars in the wake of the Orlando massacre. Also, check out ways to beat the heat with art and some tasty new boba tea options. Theater critics Patti Roberts and Jim Carnes also share their thoughts on two new plays opening this weekend.