In Oakland's D4 School Board Race, the Debate Is All About Charter Schools Feature

In Oakland's D4 School Board Race, the Debate Is All About Charter Schools

The two candidates vying for the seat are on opposing sides of OUSD's main education controversy.

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Feature The Knives Are Out in San Leandro

The Knives Are Out in San Leandro

Not really. But in the normally cordial city, this year's political attacks are turning heads.

Feature In Emeryville, It's the Future Versus the Past

In Emeryville, It's the Future Versus the Past

Two progressive council incumbents are seeking reelection against a former disgraced councilmember, while five candidates are running for school board.

Feature Peralta's Problems

Peralta's Problems

Amid the college district's financial woes, longtime incumbents William Riley and Linda Handy are facing a challenge from reformers, Cyndi Reiss and Corean Todd.

Arts & Culture

Arts Feature 'Hella Pinay:' A Digital Space for Filipinx Voices

'Hella Pinay:' A Digital Space for Filipinx Voices

Oakland's Stephanie Gancayco created the online magazine in the name of empowerment.

Arts Feature New Documentary 'The Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin' Celebrates Iconoclast Writer

New Documentary 'The Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin' Celebrates Iconoclast Writer

Arwen Curry's study of the Berkeley sci-fi legend has been 10 years in the making.

Arts Feature What's Missing in Oakland's First Cultural Plan in 30 Years?

What's Missing in Oakland's First Cultural Plan in 30 Years?

There aren't too many plans in this plan.

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Savage Love: Meow and Forever

Savage Love: Meow and Forever

Kitten play, a Louis C.K. situation, professors on dating apps.

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Sponsored Food & Drink On the Brightside

On the Brightside

Drake’s Brewing Co. employed its spirit of innovation when inventing its new champagne-like Extra Brut IPA.

Food & Drink

Restaurant Review Casting a Wide Net Over the Mediterranean

Casting a Wide Net Over the Mediterranean

ZINO, the new restaurant in Berkeley's Hotel Shattuck Plaza, draws inspiration from 22 countries for its seafood-focused menu.

Restaurant Review East Ocean Seafood Restaurant Serves Dim Sum by Day, Smoked Black Cod By Night

East Ocean Seafood Restaurant Serves Dim Sum by Day, Smoked Black Cod By Night

The long-running Alameda restaurant offers a variety of Hong Kong- and Cantonese-style dishes to please every palate.

Music

Music The Fresh Punk of SWMRS

The Fresh Punk of SWMRS

The local genre-pushing group is on the rise in a big way.

Music FR333 Explores Divine Femininity Through Goddess Trap

FR333 Explores Divine Femininity Through Goddess Trap

The experimental hip-hop duo is working on a trio of themed EPs.

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Women Laughing Alone with Salad @ Ashby Stage

Inspired by the internet meme, Sheila Callaghan explores gender stereotypes, relationships, and...

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