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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

About That District 6 Race

Reader feedback on last month's issue.
October 9, 2018

A New Fight for Civil Rights in Oakland

The Public Rights Project is bringing two recent Yale Law School grads to bolster Oakland’s capacity for civil rights litigation.
October 8, 2018

Using the Power of Hip-Hop

Oakland nonprofit Today’s Future Sound uses beat making to empower kids, veterans, and others.
October 5, 2018

Leaking Lead Found at Point Isabel

The popular dog park was once nicknamed Battery Park. The East Bay Regional Park District is looking into why.
October 3, 2018

The Backstories

October 2, 2018

In the Mayor’s Race, Will Oakland Become the Next Boston?

In the eyes of the nation, Libby Schaaf is considered the “the resistance,” but in Oakland, she might be the establishment Democrat voters don’t want this season.
October 1, 2018

A New High School Offers an Affordable Education for East Bay Kids

Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood provides tuition on a sliding scale and valuable work experience.
September 24, 2018

Learn the Craft of Sewing at Apparel Arts

The downtown Oakland program provides a rigorous level of instruction in a curriculum that’s self-paced.
September 21, 2018

Oakland Undergoes a Construction Boom

Wondering how much new office, retail, and housing space is in Oakland’s future? Here are 17 projects worth reviewing.
September 19, 2018