The long-dowdy San Pablo-Gilman corridor has got it going on these days.
A Berkeley artisan returns to her family’s carpentry roots to make her livelihood at building furniture and home accents full time
For as small and quiet as the Island may seem, Alameda always keeps things fresh on Park Street.
Carpenter, artist, and MAKBuilt founder Matt Kalkstein loves music, classic cars, and vintage clothes, combining his interests with his craft to make handcrafted “funk-tional” art.
Visitors to the charming Contra Costa town can sip stout coffee, browse for antiques, and see where John Muir lived.
Board games and spunky knives, flashy watches and necklaces, flying drones and scooters are among the hot gifts of the season.
From one end to another, Solano Avenue is an alluring destination for shopping, dining, and hanging out.
First Street is the place to hang in this one-bustling port town where the arts, attractions, and dining are as vibrant as the quaint natural setting.
Cocktails on tap, high-end shopping, and artistic sensibilities greet visitors to the little city by the bay.
An art studio in the Dimond District melds economics, social studies, and art in a space where everything is given away.