October 21, 2009: Nachos!
on October 21, 2009
Good morning, Oakland
- California’s Courts are closed today, in an attempt to plug a $414 million hole in the State’s budget. The monthly furloughs are estimated to save $94.3 million dollars this fiscal year.
- Tend to your inner foodie revolutionary tonight at an outdoor screening of Food Fight! at Trattoria Laurellinos in Laurel. The screening is co-sponsored by local food group, the Oakland Food Connection.
- Its Wee Wednesdays at the Chabot Space and Science Center with special classes and activities for those under 6.
- and today is officially International Day of the Nacho. We here at ON will undoubtedly partake at some point today and we hope you will too.
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