Two-day festival with more than 700 artisan booths, live music on on three stages, a "kid city”, and a gourmet marketplace. In central Fremont on Capitol Avenue between State Street and Paseo Padre Parkway.
A Japanese-style event that remembers the atomic bombings and all victims of war. To the reflective sounds of live music, hundreds of hand-decorated, candlelit lanterns will be floated at sunset at Berkeley's Aquatic Park.
Oakland failed to attract competitive bids for its garbage franchise and is now pushing a proposal that critics say includes exorbitant rate hikes, weak local job protections, and an inadequate composting plan.