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5 Ways to Reward Yourself on Bike to Work Day

If you know what's good for you then you arrived to work a little sweater than usual this morning after pedaling yourself to the office on your tried but true bicycle. Now it's time for your reward!

The Greenest, Most Picnic-Worthy Parks in Oakland

Today it's supposed to reach a high of 75 degrees in Oakland; so, no one would blame you if you went for a very long walk, or even called in "sick" tomorrow. We have to milk these glorious days for everything they’re worth (before the spring gloom sets in); so, grab a bottle of wine, a baguette, some cheese, and a blanket and stake out your own little slice of heaven at one of these picnic-perfect Oakland parks.

Raise a Glass to the Top 7 Breweries in Oakland and Berkeley

Now that the weather has taken a turn for the worse, you’ll be in need of indoor adventures. So, pick one (or two, or three) of these East Bay staples and enjoy a brew and some bar bites inside with friends.

50 Things to Do in Berkeley Before You Die

When someone mentions Berkeley, the name conjures up images of hippies, tie-dye, progressive politics, and protests. While the city remains a hotbed of social change, Berkeley has evolved.

A Perfect Day on College Avenue in Berkeley

Got a Saturday to kill? Spend it exploring one of Berkeley's most charming streets.

A Guide to Exploring Grand Avenue in Oakland

If you're looking for a mini-escape from the City, look no further than the Town. Head to Grand Ave. this weekend for good food, strong drinks, and lively entertainment. Here are just a couple of our favorite spots, but look around and see what other gems you can find. 

Guide to Exploring Oakland's Chinatown

If you haven’t visited downtown Oakland’s Chinatown district, you have no idea what you’re missing. Boost the dial on your fun meter and check out some of these diverse attractions.

50 Things to Do in Oakland Before You Die

San Franciscans have been known to stick up their nose at Oakland - often considered SF's grimy, suburban little sister. But anyone who's spent time in The Town knows it's got a vibrant arts culture, incredible foodie scene, and strong sense of community and history all to itself.

Enjoy Oakland's Bacon & Beer Festival

There’s people to see, guilty pleasures to enjoy, and good times to be had this Sunday at Oakland’s Bacon & Beer Festival. Get in on the action and pack your day with some of these East Bay favorites.

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge: Soul Food, Short Films and a Wine And Oyster Tasting

The beginning of March Madness is upon us. Take it in stride with some of the East Bay’s festive happenings this weekend.  

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