An Alameda interior decorator, Sarah Coombs, talks to real estate agents about updating houses.
Cheese, wine, bread, snacks, and the just-right containers for a picnic.
Six Alamedans talk about their favorite streets.
A melting pot of farmers share agriculture practices at a community garden, New Roots, at Laney College.
Poor marketing and staging work in buyers' favor on Chabot Highlands sale.
A winter trip to Santa Cruz takes in the sights, from Seabright Brewery to Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park.
Tara Eglin and Chris Mock have known each other for years. They are both graphic designers, had played on the same soccer team, and had, in fact, designed their team’s jerseys. They had always talked about doing more work together, maybe even starting a clothing design company.
There are all kinds of bookstores: emporiums like Barnes & Noble; neighborhood shops with handwritten shelf-talkers and disaffected, bespectacled staff; and dusty vaults, teeming with musty books in a disorganized jumble, threatening to topple over. And then there’s Book/Shop in Temescal Alley.
Shopping for a bike can make the average Joe feel like he has to be the next elite spandex-clad racer. That’s not the case at Public Bikes.
Get away this weekend without crossing a Bay bridge with a trip to Point Richmond.