Brandon Peacock is now captain of a ship. That ship is actually a restaurant—Eve’s Waterfront, the newest establishment to inhabit the waterfront property on the edge of Jack London Square. Peacock isn’t known for any...
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Tagged brunch, Chris Malki, dinner, Eva Malki, Eve's Waterfront, Food, foodie, jack london, Jack London Square, Jazz, live music, Malki, Oakland, restaurants, seafood
"Just because it's imperfect doesn't mean its bad."
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Tagged city of oakland, Communities for a Better Environment, earth day, environment, family health, Food, Food Activism, Imperfect Produce, produce
Late night bites can soon be a reality for anyone who purchases a ticket to a New Parish show.
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Tagged Business, curry, curry up now, Food, foodie, indian, kapoor, late night, music, restaurant, the new parish, venue
On March 22, Impossible Foods launched a burger manufacturing facility in East Oakland. All burgers are plant-based, and they're a bit pricy.
Protest sends a message about what is happening and how business owners are fighting for people who work for them.
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Tagged B-Dama, Bar Cesar, Cafe Gabriela, Caffe Trieste, Cosecha Café, Dona Tomas, Hen House, immigration, Luka’s Taproom, Miss Ollie's, Nido, Oakland Indie Alliance, oakland restaurants, Rudy’s Can’t Fail Café, The Cook and Her Farmer
Some 300 to 400 people attend the Japan Beer Festival in Oakland every year.
Oakland’s 7th annual Restaurant Week is underway with over 100 participating restaurants in neighborhoods across the city.
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Tagged calavera, Chop Bar, drake's dealership, Food, foodie, hutch, hutch bar & kitchen, lungomare, Oakland Restaurant Week, oakland restaurants, Restaurant Week, restaurants, Visit Oakland
Over the last year and a half, the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) has been making an effort to deepen its science, technology, engineering and math programs, but so far it has had to depend...
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Tagged Computer science, Education, Oakland Unified, Oakland Unified School District, OUSD, public education, schools, STEM
Lia Freitas is a professional baker in Oakland who uses baking as a form of therapy.
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Tagged art therapy, baking, mental health, obsessive-compulsive disorder, The Kitchener
Illegal dumping has plagued the city of Oakland for more than 20 years. Today, the problem is worse than ever and it is affecting residents, businesses and government leaders alike.
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Tagged blight, east oakland, Elmhurst, Illegal Dumping, Oakland Community Organizations, Public Works Agency
Piles of dishes clatter behind the red big curtains and dozens of waiters, as chefs and their assistants try to move around the small back room, quickly coming in and out of the kitchen. Assembly...
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Tagged culinary arts, Food, fundraiser, Girls Incorporated of Alameda County, Taste
Local chefs take over Steel Rail's kitchen on Friday nights for the restaurant's fall series, Off the Rails.
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Tagged Aaronette King, Abolio, arepas, Carolina, catering, cuisine, entrepreneur, Food, foodies, jack london, Jack London Square, Miss Arepita, restaurants, Shawn Walker-Smith, Steel Rail, The Lumpia Company
The Tales of Two Cities podcast is back for another season featuring brand new audio stories about Oakland and Richmond.
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Tagged Oakland podcast, Oakland sister city, Richmond podcast, Wynton Marsalis
Beverage makers receive another cease and desist letter regarding advertising in their campaign against proposed soda taxes in Oakland and San Francisco. The latest notice is from Sen. Bernie Sanders.
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Modern science is slowly unraveling the link between sugar and preventable diseases, such as obesity, diabetes, and heart diseases, conditions that affect the health of minorities, the young, and the poor more than anyone else....
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On Sunday, the Oakland Fukuoka Sister City Association (OFSCA) hosted their 50th annual "Otsukimi" Moon Viewing Party, which drew over 200 people. Though this year the actual moon viewing was cancelled due to rainy weather,...
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Tagged 50th annual, Bonsai Garden, moon, moon viewing festival, otsukimi, taiko, telescope