Merritt College launches a new natural history and sustainability program that works hard to recruit people of color. When you picture a career in the natural sciences, the image most likely involves years of academia, multiple degrees, and groundbreaking research at world-class universities. That certainly may be the top-of-the-career-food-chain goal for many, but there’s an […]
The Oakland Magazine Winner in the category of Best Mortgage Brokers in Oakland and the East Bay in 2021 is: Faramarz Moeen-Ziai CrossCountry Mortgage 2987 College Ave Berkeley, CA 94705 Website: www.fmzteam.com/ Facebook: facebook.com/fmzloans Here are the 2021 Top 5 Best Mortgage Brokers as voted for by residents in Oakland and throughout the East […]
The Oakland Magazine Winner in the category of Best Insurance Agents in Oakland and the East Bay in 2021 is: Farmers Insurance – Ruth Stroup Agency 3560 Grand Ave Oakland, CA 94610 Website: www.stroupins.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/StroupInsurance/ And, here are the 2021 Top 5 Best Insurance Agents as voted for by residents in Oakland and […]
Here are the 2021 Top 6 Best Dental Practices as voted for by residents in Oakland and throughout the East Bay: Alameda Pediatric Dentistry 401 Grand Ave #150 Oakland, CA 94610 Dr. Barry G. Kami, DDS 1811 University Ave Berkeley, CA 94703 Dr. Laurie E. Shepherd, DDS 2089 Mountain Blvd Oakland, CA 94611 Hai Huang, DDS 1900 […]
To find the Best Real Estate Agents in Oakland and the East Bay, we survey the people who know them best: local homebuyers, Oakland Magazine subscribers, and their peers in the industry (mortgage, insurance, and real estate agents). The winning realtors are those who have shown exceptional customer service and dedication to helping Oakland residents […]
Home & Garden
Developers breathe new life into an old timer, and the major redo transforms the 1916 structure into a contemporary stunner.
Even with the rainy season underway, there’s still time to protect your home from the elements.
Five local interior designers share which white paints they favor.
It’s the strongest real estate market in the Bay Area.
The DeRome house near the Emeryville border is quite a compound.
Arts & Culture
Gene Yang’s ‘Dragon Hoops’ vividly captures a storied O’Dowd basketball season in graphic novel form.
Kyung Lee uses film to shed light on how ordinary people live in present times.
The cofounder of oral storytelling program StoryCraft, Michelle Darby, thinks everybody has stories to tell.
One book upends fires and one rethinks democracy while a new CD puts a kink in common sense.
You might want to brush up on Dante, Twain, and Old Testament tales to get the most out of the feminist humorist’s latest memoir and essay collection.