Can't decide if a prix-fixe meal to commemorate an earthquake is in good taste or not, but scroll down today's SF Chron article to read the details. Scoma's will have a hangtown fry.
There is also some info about Modern Tea which was recently reported on the board.
Bay Bread is making peep-like confections out of merangue, so you can have your peep and keep your Chowhound creds. Bet they are no fun in the microwave though