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
To determine the best time to sell, you can’t really time the market, but you should use it as your guide.
Lots of glass features give this multi-level super-mod Berkeley hills home an airy feel as it hugs the rim of the canyon stretching below.
Lumber baron Charles Appleton Hooper’s estate is on the market.
In the East Bay, it’s difficult by not impossible to find a starter home.
That’s good news for buyers, but not so much for sellers.
Arts & Culture
Oakland artist WolfHawkJaguar, aka Adimu Madyun, makes music, film, and art that moves, connects, reflects, and inspires the receiver to greatness.
The East Oakland artist touches viewers through 3D immersive installations.
Adam Harrington, who grew up in Oakland, has parlayed his voice into a successful voice-over career. Lately, you’ll hear him a lot on gaming platforms.
The shapeshifting artist spends hours upon hours on handmade prosthetics and intricate special effects makeup to transform himself or his subjects into beings who communicate universal truths.
A little noir in Berkeley, tunes from Oakland, and mostly water sports in SF.