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Disco Volante Closes its Doors on Monday/New Bar Openings in the Temescal

August 19, 2013

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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 […]

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Get outdoors … and tipsy

April 15, 2013

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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.

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Uptown Art Park Opening on First Fridays, April 5

April 1, 2013

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 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 […]

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