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News & Politics

Alameda’s Marielle Heller Is One Hot Hollywood Director

The former St. Joseph Notre Dame grad and Alameda Children’s Musical Theater veteran now calls the shots for big-time stars like Melissa McCarthy and Tom Hanks.
October 15, 2018

About That District 6 Race

Reader feedback on last month's issue.
October 09, 2018

A New Fight for Civil Rights in Oakland

The Public Rights Project is bringing two recent Yale Law School grads to bolster Oakland’s capacity for civil rights litigation.
October 08, 2018

Using the Power of Hip-Hop

Oakland nonprofit Today’s Future Sound uses beat making to empower kids, veterans, and others.
October 05, 2018

Leaking Lead Found at Point Isabel

The popular dog park was once nicknamed Battery Park. The East Bay Regional Park District is looking into why.
October 03, 2018
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Food & Drink

Gaumenkitzel Is Schnitzel, Spätzle, Beer, and More

October 12, 2018

Farmhouse Kitchen Is Ready for Its Close-up

The newest Jack London Square outlet is striving to create “New Generation Thai Food” by translating authentic Thai food into different interpretations.
October 05, 2018

Trap Kitchen Changes Lives With Food

The duo will be in the Bay Area for a food show-dance party mash-up.
October 04, 2018

Nosh Box: Spooked in October

October 01, 2018
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Arts & Culture

Klaxon Mutant Allstars Evolve

Catch their newly arranged greatest ’80s hits in Berkeley at the CJC.
October 15, 2018

Michael Wall and Molly Heller Team up With Other Choreographers at Shawl-Anderson

Composition and dance go hand-in-hand, and this production exemplifies composing for dance.
October 12, 2018

Marsha Balian Brings a Hunter-Gatherer Approach to Art

The Oakland artist creates playful compositions of painted and drawn images, collage, and found objects on wood panels with curious characters emerging.
October 11, 2018

Jenn Shifflet’s New Paintings Incorporate Solid Liquids

They depict a poetic, Romantic vision of watery realms.
October 09, 2018
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Life & Style

A Primer on Common Eye Issues

If you’re over 40, here’s what you need to know about protecting and prolonging your eye health.
October 11, 2018

New Study Seeks to Manage Toxic Stress in Children

Two female, African-American pediatricians in Oakland are heading a study into how dangerous childhood adversity can be on children’s health.
October 10, 2018

Is Video Gaming A New Addiction?

This summer, the WHO issued a new mental health classification: Gaming Disorder. But what constitutes too much video gaming?
October 10, 2018

Nature and Brews Abound in Bend

The onetime flourishing Oregon mill town has reinvented itself as an outdoorsy paradise where snow, breweries, and athletes are aplenty.
September 18, 2018
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Home & Garden

Five Tips for Working with Contractors

It’s all about communication.
September 26, 2018

Taking Your Landscape Native

Lara M. Wilson of Bountiful Botanicals offers simple advice for getting started on remodeling your yard.
September 25, 2018

Hiller Highlands Home Tempts With Great Views

The views from the home can’t be beat, unless you’re dangling from a drone. You can see to Angel Island, Alcatraz, the Golden Gate, and, on a clear day, beyond. But the inside views are just as tempting.
September 24, 2018

Some New and Old Faves at Jack London Square

The waterfront shopping and dining district is gaining velocity — again.
September 19, 2018
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From Our Other Publications

Alameda Brings Back the Citizen Police Academy

APD offers civilians a behind-the-scenes look at police work.
October 08, 2018

Floating Homes in Alameda Have Big Fans

Barnhill Marina is a colorful community of 42 houses bobbing peacefully on the Oakland Estuary in Alameda across from Jack London Square. To be clear, these aren’t houseboats — these are floating dockside houses that have no motors and aren’t designed to go anywhere.
October 05, 2018

Dressed for Equality

Alameda’s new dress code riles the nation, but students are unruffled.
October 03, 2018

Jean Sweeney Open Space Park Opens This Fall in Alameda

Some 20 years in the making, it’s the city’s largest park.
October 01, 2018
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