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There’s No Topping Larry Kluger

Larry Kluger, aka Lariat Larry, is a juggler, trick roper, and prize-winning baker.
March 9, 2020

Leva Zand’s ARTogether Heals, Supports Refugees

The fledgling nonprofit ARTogether, founded by Leva Zand, provides art and craft classes for refugees and is growing quickly.
March 4, 2020

Brainguard Guards the Brain That Nature Provided

Richmond startup helmet company Brainguard may revolutionize head protection.
March 3, 2020

Remembering Their Lives' Journeys

These 30 East Bay personalities whose life paths ceased in 2019 live on in our hearts and minds.
February 19, 2020

Noemi Tungüi Is a Youthful Force for Change

Now, at only 26, Noemi Tungüi has used her family’s history to guide her as she establishes herself as a voice for indigenous peoples of the Americas.
February 7, 2020

Giving Back

Six Local Nonprofit Leaders Making a Big Difference
December 11, 2019

For the Oakland Gay Men’s Chorus, Inclusion Means Everyone

The Oakland Gay Men’s Chorus is in the holiday spirit.
December 6, 2019

Nicholas Williams Is Full of Hustle and Heart

Nicholas Williams, the Oakland Parks & Rec Director, embraces and demonstrates the diversity that made Oakland great in the first place.
December 5, 2019

Juan Lopez Creates Enchanting Mosaics

The muralist turns the tools of his trade to the arts, and his creative mosaics grace public and private spaces in the East Bay.
December 4, 2019

Margaret Gordon Clears the Air

The grandmother and eco-hero credited with cleaning up the air in West Oakland isn’t done yet.
December 2, 2019