Earth Day is Saturday, April 21st!

Earth Day is Saturday, April 21st!And, here is how you can join your neighbors and get involved in Oakland. 
Oakland Earth Day is the City’s largest community volunteer event. Volunteers may choose from a variety of activities and sites, including litter pickup, graffiti removal, weeding, planting, and habitat restoration  Read more…

Dinner Out on the Avenue

Dinner on the AvenueSometimes you simply need to treat yourself to a delicious dinner out. And, we are so lucky to have so many options here, on Piedmont Avenue. These three restaurants are some of our staff’s favorite picks for that special occasion meal or when you just need to relax, get out of Read more…

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival 2018

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival 2018Celebrate Japanese culture in San Francisco’s Japantown at the Cherry Blossom Festival 2018!
The SF Cherry Blossom Festival is having its 51st year. This is one of California’s most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions and the biggest on the West coast.

The festival will  Read more…

Oakland First Fridays: Art of Creation

Oakland First Fridays: Art of CreationAs we approach International Earth Day this April 22nd, Oakland First Fridays is celebrating the Art Of Creation, by recognizing Oakland First Fridays participants who sell and make art of and inspired by the foundation of creation:all-natural products, organic food, recycled goods and more. Read more…

SF International Film Festival 2018

SF International Film Festival 2018The SF International Film Festival is a fantastic opportunity to see new and award-winning films. It features more than 180 films and live events with upwards of 100 filmmakers in attendance and nearly two dozen awards presented for excellence in film craft.

Founded in 1957,  Read more…