5 Things To Know This AM — Oct 20 2011

Menswear label Jack Spade is looking to open a San Francisco flagship in 2012. (WWD)
Apple stores around the world closed for an hour and a half yesterday so employees could watch a televised tribute to Steve Jobs. (NY Times)
California tops the list of U.S. cities receiving the most venture capital funds with 315 deals struck in 2011 and S.F. leading all Cali cities with 89 deals total. (HuffPo SF)
Got a sweet tooth? Try one of these cupcakes that PopSugar SF is deeming the top five in the Bay. (PopSugar SF)
Food & Wine came out with a list of the Best Grilled-Cheese Sandwiches in America. See which local versions made the roundup! (Eater SF)
Susie Cakes Cupcakes
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