Late night bites can soon be a reality for anyone who purchases a ticket to a New Parish show.
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They say if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it but what if your goal is to transform it? After three years of steadily increasing attendance and growing popularity, Oakland Music Festival (OMF) CEO and founder...
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Community members and leaders gathered at Impact Hub Oakland Tuesday night for a discussion about the future of Oakland and the idea of cultural prosperity. The event is a part of Co-Creating the Future of...
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City council to consider naming Uptown a Cultural Arts District, but some artists fear it may be too little too late.
Romeo Must Die. Fruitvale Station. Moneyball—or in other words, Oakland, Oakland, Oakland. For the first time, The New Parkway Theater is dedicating a full week to showing movies that are hella Oakland, from the actors...
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The Kapor Center for Social Impact moved into its new Oakland headquarters this summer.
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Oaklanders get together weekly for a boozy drawing party at The New Parkway.
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In a cross-cultural night of charity, an old Italian tradition mingled with an Uptown Oakland vibe to benefit urban youth.
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Latham Square is an experimental project in a space once entirely open to vehicle traffic, but was transformed into a pedestrian plaza last August. The City of Oakland partnered with the Downtown Oakland Association and...
The theatre company will be bringing its collaborative energy to Downtown Oakland in 2014.
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Despite delays, and funding concerns, the community arts institution persists
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New Uptown restaurant brings sustainable sushi to Oakland.
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The first Oakland Music Festival took over San Pablo Avenue, Jefferson and 18th Streets for a Saturday full of tunes, art and food.
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