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Foodie Agenda: Free Señor Sisig, Philz Moves + Grand Fare Market Opens

Your guide to the tastiest foodie happenings going down this week. Bon Appetit! 

Neighborhood Guide: What to Do in Temescal

Chances are that you're already familiar with the delights of Temescal Alley. But while you're making your way over for doughnuts and handmade jewelry, don't neglect the other shops and restaurants making this North Oakland neighborhood the charming locale that it is. From vintage wares to stinky cheese and stiff drinks, there's something for everyone.

Tiny Trees, Deep Roots: The History of Bonsai in the Bay Area

To walk through the Japanese-styled wooden doors on the Northern inlet of Oakland’s Lake Merritt is to enter another world. The landscape is checkered with trees that are bent and wired to mimic what one might see in nature—that is, if everything in nature were just a few feet tall. This, the volunteer-run Bonsai Garden Lake Merrit (BGLM), is among the Bay Area’s few remaining places to celebrate the treasured ancient art form of Japanese bonsai. 

Live Music This Week: Jamie xx, Young Thug, Beirut & More

Listen up, music fans. Here are the best live shows in the Bay Area this week.

10 Tasty Vegan Eateries in the East Bay

In recent years, Berkeley and Oakland have become filled with tasty vegan restaurants. Here are 10 delicious spots you need to try if you're devoted to the meatless movement (or just like veggies a lot). 

Weekend Guide: Hardly Strictly, Knowland Park Walk, and Chipotle Gaming

No plans this weekend? Don't worry, we've got you covered. 

Foodie Agenda: Brunch at Scotland Yard, Taco Pop-Ups & a Sake Festival

Your guide to the tastiest foodie happenings going down this week. Bon Appetit! 

The Top 10 Spots to Buy Vinyl in the East Bay

Home to the original locations of Amoeba and Rasputin, the East Bay is no stranger to reputable record stores. Over the past few years, there’s been an influx of specialty shops offering a niche selection of rarities, reissues, and classics. Take a spin around town and experience these gems in all of their analog glory. 

How to Spend 50 Perfect Hours in Fremont

Central Park in Fremont, CA

In 2012, Fremont, a bustling and diverse town of more than 214,000 residents, was named the top U.S. city for tech startups. With so much commerce comes a multitude of attractions, outdoor and indoor.

There Goes the Town: Uber Is Moving into Oakland's Sears Building

After years of speculation over who would gobble up the massive, iconic Sears building in the middle of Uptown Oakland, Uber has announced a purchase. 

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