Iconic Kwik Way drive-in site to become affordable housing in Grand Lake neighborhood

Iconic Kwik Way drive-in site to become affordable housing in Grand Lake neighborhood

On Wednesday evening, residents of Oakland’s Grand Lake neighborhood met in the back of the Lakeshore Avenue Baptist Church to discuss the future of the Kwik Way Drive-in. The site, which was on…

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Planting Justice celebrates 10 years of cultivating gardening skills for incarcerated people

Planting Justice celebrates 10 years of cultivating gardening skills for incarcerated people

Charles Hightower III has always loved gardening. But a few years ago, he had just become an apprentice at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco when he was convicted on domestic violence charges. Whi…

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Vietnamese Mid-Autumn Festival breathes life into Eastlake park

Vietnamese Mid-Autumn Festival breathes life into Eastlake park

On Saturday, families gathered in Clinton Park to attend the Little Saigon Mid-Autumn Festival and Night Market. Visitors sampled treats from local businesses, like sticky rice, egg rolls, and cri…

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