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News Berkeley's New Progressive Majority Gets Serious About Homelessness Solutions

Berkeley's New Progressive Majority Gets Serious About Homelessness Solutions

Longstanding activists surprised, encouraged by micro-dwelling and 'Pathways' project.

News The Old Mervyn's Headquarters in Hayward Underscores a Lack of Resources to Address the City's Homelessness Crisis

The Old Mervyn's Headquarters in Hayward Underscores a Lack of Resources to Address the City's Homelessness Crisis

The building, which had a couple-dozen people living in it at one time, will soon become a 476-unit, market-rate housing development.

Feature Skate Or DIY: Why Is It So Damn Hard To Build A Skate Park In Oakland?

Skate Or DIY: Why Is It So Damn Hard To Build A Skate Park In Oakland?

A profile of Oakland’s skate-park legacy — and the skaters working to build more places to shred.

Movies

Movie Review Terrence Malick's <i>Song to Song</i>, aka Blah Blah Land

Terrence Malick's Song to Song, aka Blah Blah Land

How can you make a movie with Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara, Natalie Portman, Michael Fassbender, and Cate Blanchett that turns out such a bloody bore? Ask Terrence Malick.

Movie Review <i>Cardinal X</i> Is Hardly Ecstatic

Cardinal X Is Hardly Ecstatic

But Angie Wang's college-drug-dealer drama could have been worse.

Movie Review
Middle-Age Crazy with <i>Wilson</i>

Middle-Age Crazy with Wilson

Woody Harrelson and Laura Dern remind us of why we've always liked them.

Movie Review
<i>Raw</i>: There Will Be Blood

Raw: There Will Be Blood

Thinking of becoming a veterinarian? Think again.

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Oaktown Comedy Night @ Starline Social Club

Oaktown Comedy Night @ Starline Social Club

“Oaktown Comedy Night” is a weekly Tuesday comedy showcase of some of...
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Guerra Civil @ 80 @ Bancroft Library

Marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Spanish Civil War,...
Flight, Flock, and Hollow @ Vessel Gallery

Flight, Flock, and Hollow @ Vessel Gallery

Nature has been a long-standing source of creative and industrial material and...

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