Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

News & Politics

Word on the Street: Praise for Alameda Police

Locals think their boys in blue are doing a great job.
September 22, 2016 08:00 AM

He Favors Repeal of the Prohibition Laws

Greetings from Alameda!
September 21, 2016 08:00 AM

Rev. Jayson Landeza Is the Man for the Job

Rev. Landeza provides spiritual guidance to two organizations that need it the most: the Oakland Police Department and the Oakland A’s.
September 19, 2016 08:00 AM

Feds Pull Millions in Funding for Tree Thinning in East Bay Hills

The move by FEMA comes on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the worst firestorm in East Bay history.
September 16, 2016 05:04 PM

Bridging Communities, One Latte at a Time

A nonprofit trains refugees to become baristas in the coffee-obsessed Bay Area.
September 15, 2016 09:00 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Food & Drink

Third Time Is the Charm for Angela’s

The new edition for Saboor Zarari is the most satisfying yet, pulling together European techniques, Afghan flavors, and Mediterranean ingredients.
September 23, 2016 08:00 AM

Eat Real Fest Consumes Jack London Square

This year’s version of the foodie festival pulls out all the stops, pitting chef against chef and butchers against butchers.
September 19, 2016 08:00 AM

It’s Pomegranate Season at Asena

The garnet grenades bejewel local dishes, including pistachio- crusted lamb chops, and herald autumn.
September 15, 2016 08:00 AM

B&B Kitchen & Wine Bar Makes Downtown Berkeley Fishier

A seafood-y sibling to Bourbon & Beef in Rockridge caters to pescaterians in downtown.
September 9, 2016 08:00 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Arts & Culture

The Mad Potter, aka Dr. George Gladstone, Talks Funk Art, Big Foot, and Paul Kilduff for President

Clayton Bailey, in other words, lets it go.
September 21, 2016 08:00 AM

A Berkeley Threesome Masters Mockery

Fresh from "Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping," Jorma Taccone and pals Andy Samberg and Akiva Schaffer keep the parody party going.
September 20, 2016 08:00 AM

Iris DeMent Plays the Freight

The Arkansas-born alt country and gospel goddess brings her haunting voice to the Berkeley.
September 20, 2016 08:00 AM

Caveman Antics at Coyote Park

Learn how to make tools and fire like our ancestors did at the Stone Age Olympics.
September 19, 2016 08:00 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Life & Style

Heading Heavenward in the Pyrenees

The French mountains are a beautiful blend of wilderness and centuries-old culture, and a tourist’s first sight of the Pyrenees can be unforgettable: They emerge from the summer haze like a bank of thunderclouds, assuming the stature of real mountains as canyons, ridges, and snowpack resembling an alpinist’s dreamland.
September 20, 2016 08:00 AM

Get Stylish With Threads From Oak Common

Baggu opens, Crossroads seeks plus sizes, and Viscera workshops.
September 16, 2016 08:00 AM

Downtown San Leandro Has Plenty to See, Taste, and Do

San Leandro is often overlooked, but it has a lively downtown.
September 13, 2016 08:00 AM

One Clever Clockmaker

CLEVERCLOCKS by Douglas Chalk tell time in an inventive way.
September 9, 2016 08:00 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Home & Garden

A Mansion with Great Views and an Edible Garden

Designed as the home of spice magnate William G. Volkmann, the first estate built on Muir Avenue balances formal space and casual living in the Crocker Terrace neighborhood of Piedmont.
September 1, 2016 08:00 AM

Inches Matter Where Furniture Is Concerned

Why does the furniture that worked so well in your old place suddenly seem so wrong in your new place? It’s probably not the style or the color, but it could be the size.
August 16, 2016 01:00 AM

A Bridge-to-Bridge View in Montclair

A thoroughly modern lair going for $1.6 million appeals with its natural setting, killer views, and a rock-’n’-roll ethos.
June 29, 2016 05:36 PM

Kitchen Overhaul for a Tidal Canal Home

Matt and Kathy Bliven bid good-bye to dated linoleum floors, tile countertops, and a tiny stovetop and say hello to the kitchen of their dreams.
June 28, 2016 08:00 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

From Our Other Publications

Our Backyard: California's Police Secrecy Laws Need Reform

California laws shielding the identity of troublesome cops are among the nation’s strictest. That’s bad for all involved.
September 22, 2016 12:00 PM

A Watchdog With Teeth

Oakland’s newly strengthened Public Ethics Commission now looks to be one of the toughest in the state. But it’s facing a big test this fall.
September 14, 2016 08:00 AM

Our Backyard: Solid Reform

Although not perfect, the measure to create a strong civilian police commission in Oakland represents a significant step forward.
September 7, 2016 08:00 AM

Our Backyard: A Boost for Housing

Oakland’s new housing impact fee plan hasn’t hurt housing development. It’s helped it.
July 6, 2016 05:46 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Restaurant Listings

Search for more than 400 restaurants.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Medical insights from top area doctors.

Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags

Calendar

Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags

What You're Saying on Twitter

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Like Us on Facebook

Edit ModuleEdit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

Edit ModuleShow Tags