I never knew that a bar closing could make me so very sad and nostalgic but the closure of Disco Volante is giving me the Monday blues. For years, Disco has been my favorite bar because it’s the kind of bar of neighborhood bar I have always had a fantasy of owning and running. First […]
Tag Archives: uptown
August 19, 2013
April 15, 2013
My summer obsession lay at the intersection of Vitamin D and hops. Here are some things you should know about some places where you can drink, eat, and get a weird, it’s-never-really-warm-enough-for-swimsuits sunburn. I’ve left out places with just a table or two outside, and places that are more a restaurant than place to linger.
April 1, 2013
On Friday, April 5, 6:30 – 9:30pm, Uptown’s ArtPark, the city’s first outdoor sculpture park, will finally open. Funded through a matching grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, Uptown ArtPark has transformed a former Sears parking lot turned vacant space located on Telegraph Avenue and 19th Street, across from the renovated Fox Oakland […]