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Billboards That Inspire

Photographer Brittani Sensabaugh didn’t like billboards with negative messages in her East Oakland neighborhood. So she created her own.
March 22, 2017

Climate-Change Denial in Alameda

As sea levels rise, the Island will face the most serious flooding in the East Bay. But officials have been slow to float sustainable solutions.
March 20, 2017

A Hound for Weed

Dr. Mike Lynn has co-created a breathalyzer-type device that he says measures whether people are too stoned to drive.
March 15, 2017

Bridge Trouble

Readers sound off on the plan to build a bicycle/pedestrian bridge across the estuary, the Pacific Standard Taproom, and Janet Napolitano.
March 15, 2017

Black Genes Matter

Researchers seek to include more African Americans in gene studies to improve health care.
March 14, 2017
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Food & Drink

Just a Swingin’

East End takes Alameda down South with The Porch Swing.
March 17, 2017

Chalk It up to Chutneys

Tava Kitchen makes multinational varieties to bring out the best in its dishes.
March 16, 2017

Complex Cebiches

Pucquio takes Peruvian cuisine from commonplace to exceptional.
March 10, 2017

Iron & Oak Isn’t Your Typical Hotel Restaurant

The new downtown Oakland eatery is far from soulless.
March 03, 2017
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Arts & Culture

Paper Books Vs. eBooks

Would you trade your paper books for digital versions?
March 22, 2017

A Sit-Down with Mr. BART

Longtime flack Michael C. Healy talks trains, politics, and bagmen.
March 21, 2017

Daytripping Through Shorts in Albany

March 20, 2017

Art Examines U.S.-Iranian Relations

"Iran/USA" runs through May 28 at Saint Mary’s College Museum of Art.
March 17, 2017
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Life & Style

So You Wanna Be a Rock Star?

Here’s where kids can rock out at summer camp.
March 13, 2017

Rockridge Proud

A Locksley Avenue dweller dresses entrepreneurs for success and benefits Oakland.
March 07, 2017

Cuba Bustles With Hustle

Don’t go expecting an unspoiled Caribbean paradise. Go, instead, to watch a society being transformed. Go for the history. Go for the color. Go for the music.
February 17, 2017

Rubbed the Right Way

UC Berkeley students bring natural products into the skin-care world.
February 09, 2017
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Home & Garden

Earthy Essence

Natural fiber wall treatments add an outdoorsy feel inside your home.
March 21, 2017

Dual Nature

A bow-tie shaped lot adds interest to a modern home with commanding views and iconoclastic appeal.
March 02, 2017

Look Who’s Buying

Young professional couples are buying up Alameda’s limited housing stock.
February 28, 2017

When It Comes to Art, Go Grand

For home décor, large artwork works better than small, though it doesn’t have to carry a huge price.
January 24, 2017
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From Our Other Publications

Be a Human Billboard

Social activist Ruth Smiler is on a mission to support racial justice.
March 16, 2017

Use It or Lose It

Personal trainer Ken Miller brings his passion for fitness to Alameda.
January 23, 2017

LaunderBot Re-Launch Successful

Founder and MamaBot Susan Becker reports the second go for her wash-and-fold laundry business is going gangbusters.
January 17, 2017

Our Backyard: Say Yes to Housing

Alameda should settle two costly lawsuits with a developer that wants to construct 182 units of housing on the estuary.
January 11, 2017
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