Recycling's Sword of Damocles Feature

Recycling's Sword of Damocles

China's unwillingness to keep buying low-value U.S. waste has destroyed the industry's economics, but the truth is that far too much of what we throw in the recycling bin has always just been garbage.

News & Opinion

News Digging Dirt to Dial For Dollars?

Digging Dirt to Dial For Dollars?

Republican operative seek dirt on East Bay's Afghan-American congressional candidate.

Chronic Town Big Oakland Tax Cut Seems Imminent

Big Oakland Tax Cut Seems Imminent

But cannabis advocates warn that may not be enough for some Oakland cannabis businesses.

Seven Days DA Calls Police Shooting Justified

DA Calls Police Shooting Justified

Plus, Oakland council committee urges audit of county jail.

Staff Picks

Gordon H. Chang

Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC)

Arts & Culture

Arts Feature History as Art: Andrew J. Russell's Railroad Photographs

History as Art: Andrew J. Russell's Railroad Photographs

Overlooked master gets overdue retrospective at the Oakland Museum of California.

Arts Feature A.J. Kirsch Chases the WWE Dream

A.J. Kirsch Chases the WWE Dream

His unlikely progression from doughy 12-year-old to studly wrestling dude.

Savage Love
Hard Feelings

Hard Feelings

How do I fix my dysfunctional relationship with my best friend?

Food & Drink

Restaurant Review The Textural Delights of Tapioca at Brazilian Bread

The Textural Delights of Tapioca at Brazilian Bread

At Brazilian Bread in Berkeley, freshly made pão de queijo, tapioca crepes, and yuca fries showcase the possibilities of the cassava root.

Restaurant Review Bangkok-Style Home Cooking Meets Street Food at Yimm

Bangkok-Style Home Cooking Meets Street Food at Yimm

The owners of Imm Thai Street Food in Berkeley return to their roots with a new Rockridge restaurant.

Staff Picks

Why Vietnam Matters

The Crown: Royal Coffee Lab & Tasting Room

Creole Creed Pop-up

The Octopus Literary Salon

Movies

Movie Review <i>Photograph:</i> Smile and Say “Chai”!

Photograph: Smile and Say “Chai”!

Romance in Mumbai at its most ordinary.

Movie Review <i>Booksmart: </i>High School Consequential

Booksmart: High School Consequential

The evolution of the teenage party flick continues.

Movie Review
<i>Ramen Shop </i>and Other Delicious Destinations

Ramen Shop and Other Delicious Destinations

Just another gastro-porn entertainment? Well, maybe not.

Staff Picks
Cereal Cinema at The New Parkway Theater

Cereal Cinema

The New Parkway Theater

Music

Music A Life in the Blues, From Oakland to Memphis

A Life in the Blues, From Oakland to Memphis

John Németh returns to The Town to join Mark Hummel’s Blues Harmonica Blowout.

Music UnderCover’s Got it From Here ... Thank You

UnderCover’s Got it From Here ... Thank You

The Bay Area collective assembles an A-List of contributors to honor A Tribe Called Quest in performance and recording.

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