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East Bay Eats: Box & Bells Opens and More

A new meaty hot spot popped up in Oakland, where a big name chef is betting on the winning combo of crafted drinks with satisfying fare.

Scenes of the City: Golden Gate Fields

We visited Golden Gate Fields and watched the preparation and racing unfold throughout the day.

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

Art, wine, and community spells a fun weekend in the East Bay. Be tempted (be verrrry tempted!) and cross the bridge so you can join in these worthwhile festivities.

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

November's on the move and you should be, too, especially with the wealth of choices on the other side of the Bay Bridge this weekend. Start the month off right and join in some East Bay fun.

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

Berkeley Film fest

It's showtime in the East Bay this weekend. We're bringing you thrills galore; come out, come out, wherever you are!

Bay Brewsers: A Beer Garden Boom Hits the East Bay

The biergarten is already de rigueur in San Francisco. Exhausted the options? Cross over to the East Bay, where warmer climes have encouraged the beer garden boom, and raise a pint to Indian summer.

Scraper Bike Movement Transforming Bikes and Lives

How do you keep at-risk Oakland youth from getting into trouble and staying in school? Tyrone Stevenson, aka “The Scraper King” has an answer: give them a bike, let them customize it and ride together as a community—but only if you maintain a 2.0 GPA and take really good care of your ride.

It's Official: Rockridge Has Graduated

No longer a sleepy stretch peppered with a few local favorites, College Avenue is the posh address du jour, catering to proud Oakland and Berkeley types intent on sticking it to San Francisco (plus a few SF expats).

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

berkeley in fall

East Bay has a particular charm in the fall (maybe it's the abundance of trees that change color?) so hop over and enjoy these seasonal events this weekend.

The Haunted Life of Mystery Writer Juliet Blackwell

Originally published on California Home + Design

In truth, Oakland author Juliet Blackwell shares a lot of traits with Melanie Turner, the contractor she created who stars in her nationally bestselling Haunted Home Renovation series.

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