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News & Politics

Wayne Marzolf Builds Houses, Not Walls

From his point of view, he’s just an ordinary guy, though his extraordinary volunteering skills and service say otherwise.
April 23, 2018

Alameda Council Asks DA to Probe Secret Recording

Two other Alamedans, including Assemblymember Rob Bonta, say they believe embattled City Manager Jill Keimach secretly taped them, too.
April 18, 2018

Moving Your Aging Parents

Here are some key questions to ask before you do.
April 18, 2018

A New Nonprofit Matches Homeless College Students With Hosts

Homeless to Homecoming is run by a middle school teacher who said her life changed when she hosted a homeless student in her home.
April 18, 2018

The Year of the Landlord?

There’s an increasing concern among Alameda tenants that they may lose their fight for rent control and just cause evictions on the Island.
April 16, 2018
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Food & Drink

Benchmark Chef Loves Asparagus

Let asparagus, burrata, and green garlic grace your table.
April 20, 2018

Mama’s Royal Café Stays True to Its Roots Under New Owners

It’s still a funky Oakland institution.
April 13, 2018

The Halal Guys Opens in Berkeley

The super-popular chain opened its second Northern California location in late January near downtown BART.
April 6, 2018

Belotti Serves an Extensive Grappa Collection

The tiny College Avenue restaurant currently features 13 grappas made by Vittorio Capovilla, the mad scientist of artisanal grappa producers.
March 30, 2018
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Arts & Culture

See Photos of the Boreal Landscape by Amanda Marchand

The images the San Francisco-educated photographer and writer took while in residency in Finland are on display at Traywick Gallery.
April 19, 2018

Vieux Farka Touré Comes the Freight

The Mali guitarist is promoting the release of his latest album, Six Degrees Records, Samba.
April 19, 2018

Cal State East Bay Hosts Shabbat Art-Ins

The free dance open houses create a space for rest, reflection and rejuvenation.
April 17, 2018

Dr. Seuss Gets Sinister

His Technicolor fantasy tale features the tyrannical Dr. Terwilliker.
April 17, 2018
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Life & Style

Healing Herbs Are the Root of Angelica & Peony Beauty Products

Theb eauty products invite thoughtful usage.
April 11, 2018

Lake County Turns Heads With Sauvignon Blancs

The region is even starting to give New Zealand a run for its money — and market share.
April 6, 2018

Hello Vintage Debuts in Berkeley

Plus, Sanchez Contemporary hosts an exhibition of women artists, and Spoiled Boutique has a new home.
April 6, 2018

Dentists at Asian Health Services Screen for Depression

The nonprofit prides itself on its services for “the body, mind, and teeth.”
April 2, 2018
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Home & Garden

A Super-Green Piedmont Home

It could be the net-zero energy home of your dreams.
April 5, 2018

How to Pick a Real Estate Agent

Here are tips for choosing the right one for your needs.
April 4, 2018

Rocks, Pebbles, and Stones Are Replacing Grass

Conscientious homeowners are eschewing grass and going for rock, pebbles, and stone in xeriscaping, which is water conservation disguised as art.
March 30, 2018

Tips for Coping With a Tough Real Estate Market

Persistence, patience, and preparation are the keys to finding the right home.
March 5, 2018
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From Our Other Publications

About Paideia

Readers share their thoughts on our November issue.
December 21, 2017

Closing the Books

For a variety of reasons, Oakland schools have been shelving traditional textbooks in favor of other learning tools.
December 21, 2017

Our Backyard: Oakland’s Real Estate Is Red Hot

But not everyone is benefiting.
December 7, 2017

Costlier Construction

Building in Oakland is getting a lot more expensive as developers take on higher security costs to prevent arson.
December 4, 2017
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