East Bay Artist Lauren Napolitano Creates Memories from Found Objects Visual Art

East Bay Artist Lauren Napolitano Creates Memories from Found Objects

Catch one of her instinctive and immersive installations at Redux Studios and Gallery.

Fall Arts

Artistic Outliers

Artistic Outliers

This fall, the East Bay art scene takes a conceptual tone with shows that challenge the conventions of curation.

Noteworthy

Noteworthy

The upcoming East Bay theater season promises an abundance of live music and singing.

Must-See Dance Performances This Season

Must-See Dance Performances This Season

With offerings ranging from experimental performance installations to elaborate productions of Swan Lake, there's no excuse for sitting this dance season out.

News & Opinion

News Obamacare and Immigration

Obamacare and Immigration

Fears about deportation have kept many Latinos from signing up for health insurance in California.

News Fallout from Oakland Garbage Contract

Fallout from Oakland Garbage Contract

San Leandro stands to lose nearly $2 million because of Oakland's decision to sever ties with Waste Management — a fact that caught some San Leandro officials by surprise.

Full Disclosure Transparency's Unlikely Foe

Transparency's Unlikely Foe

Organized labor in California has decided to oppose legislation that would require political groups to prominently disclose their donors.

Letters
Letters for the Week of August 27, 2014

Letters for the Week of August 27, 2014

Readers sound off on Kaiser, advertising in the Express and the appeal of Oakland

Corrections
Corrections for the Week of August 27, 2014

Corrections for the Week of August 27, 2014

Spelling of Latika Malkani and Hip-Hop for Change's fundraising

Arts & Culture

Culture Spy Gay Jokes Encouraged

Gay Jokes Encouraged

Bay Area comedians hope to elevate and diversify the Oakland comedy scene with Funny Fun, a new weekly stand-up night at Club 21, the LGBT nightclub in Uptown.

Culture Spy Violence Without Borders

Violence Without Borders

The NAKA Dance Theater explores the connections between violence at the Mexico border and violence in Oakland in its new production, The Anastasio Project.

Events New Documentary and Photo Book Celebrate Photographer Dorothea Lange

New Documentary and Photo Book Celebrate Photographer Dorothea Lange

Lange's granddaughter and goddaughter release works that honor the seminal photographer's tireless drive to capture the world with her camera.

Savage Love
Working Out the Kinks

Working Out the Kinks

On ball accessories, golden showers and a different kind of pegging

Food & Drink

Restaurant Review Get Sauced

Get Sauced

Perdition Smokehouse serves tasty Texas-style barbecue in downtown Berkeley.

What the Fork The Grilled Links Kings of East Oakland

The Grilled Links Kings of East Oakland

Plus, a health inspector forbids Anula's Cafe from serving meat.

Music

Music Local Bands You Should Listen to, According to Record Store Clerks

Local Bands You Should Listen to, According to Record Store Clerks

Plus, how a new model allows brick-and-mortar music stores to thrive in a beleaguered industry.

Music Keep Mutating

Keep Mutating

The Twisted Music and Career of Chrome's Helios Creed, Psychedelic Devotee

Staff Picks

A Tribe Called Red

The New Parish
Greg Ashley

Megadome Series Featuring Greg Ashley

Chabot Space & Science Center

Luke Sweeney Magic Trick

Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Upcoming Events

Show and Tell Oakland Pride Kickoff Party @ Show & Tell Concept Shop

Show and Tell Oakland Pride Kickoff Party @ Show & Tell Concept Shop

A Tribe Called Red @ The New Parish

A Tribe Called Red @ The New Parish

Megadome Series Featuring Greg Ashley @ Chabot Space & Science Center

Greg Ashley @ Chabot Space & Science Center

w/ John Morgan...

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