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Hopi Breton Lets Her Sculptures Become Her Voice

The Alameda sculptor is a master manipulator of artistic material.
March 13, 2019

Rock Poster Maven Ron Schaeffer Preserves an Art Form

An Alamedan with a lifelong passion for rock posters and rock ’n’ roll serves as treasurer of The Rock Poster Society and promotes posters as art while assisting the artists who make them.
January 22, 2019

The Tick That Took Me Out

My story of getting and coping with late-stage Lyme disease—one of the fastest spreading, most debilitating, and least understood diseases in the nation.
January 21, 2019

Nancy Skinner Is the 2018 East Bay Person of the Year

The Democratic state Senator from Berkeley is a difference-maker. She gets big things done, from criminal justice reform to building more housing and helping slow climate change.
December 31, 2018

Preserving Vintage Vibes

Photographer and collage artist Stephanie Williamson uses hand-painted photographs and alternative and old-school photo processes in her artwork.
December 19, 2018

Noah Berger Is the Fire Chaser

The longtime East Bay photojournalist has found his calling: photographing California’s massive wildfires.
November 20, 2018

Swimmer Craig Coombs Circles Alameda in Record Time

The Alamedan master’s open-water swimmer takes the hard way around Alameda, accomplishing a new first.
November 19, 2018

Alameda’s Marielle Heller Is One Hot Hollywood Director

The former St. Joseph Notre Dame grad and Alameda Children’s Musical Theater veteran now calls the shots for big-time stars like Melissa McCarthy and Tom Hanks.
October 15, 2018

Conchita Perales Gives the Alameda Legacy Home Tour a Twist

The chair of the annual self-guided preservation tour introduces girl power and Julia Morgan into the mix.
September 20, 2018

Cooper Teare Runs His Way to the Top

The former Pilot and current Oregon Duck is the best and fastest runner in the history of Saint Joe’s and Alameda, but he’s also one of the fastest high school distance runners ever from California.
September 14, 2018