The Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum Is a Must-Visit for Cinephiles

The building at 37417 Niles Boulevard is a fitting location for the Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum. After all, in a former life, it was a working cinema. Today, it carries on that legacy by screening silent movies and housing artifacts dedicated to this historic era in film-making. You can still catch films starring Charlie Chaplin, […]

Roommate Drama? Here’s How to Keep the Peace

Living with other people can be fun and rewarding, but it also comes with certain challenges. It takes a while to learn how others operate on a daily basis, and there can be bumps along the way. If you find yourself butting heads with one of your roommates, follow these tips to bring everything back […]

Sunday Near Marbaya: The Food Bay Carnival: Spicyholick Night Market!

You don’t necessarily have to be a spice fanatic to appreciate the smorgasbord at the Food Bay Carnival: Spicyholick Night Market. Yes, most of the vendors will have their most fiery fare on hand, but they’ll also offer milder options for the faint-of-taste bud. Clear some space on your schedule this weekend so you can try […]

Working From Home? Here’s How to Be More Productive

Working from home comes with countless perks—the zero-minute commute, the flexible hours, the option to stay in your PJs all day. But there’s also one major drawback: It can be hard to focus outside of a traditional office space. Follow these tips to boost your working-from-home productivity. Set the stage. Before you even open your email, […]

Working From Home? Here’s How to Be More Productive

Working from home comes with countless perks—the zero-minute commute, the flexible hours, the option to stay in your PJs all day. But there’s also one major drawback: It can be hard to focus outside of a traditional office space. Follow these tips to boost your working-from-home productivity. Set the stage. Before you even open your email, […]

Working From Home? Here’s How to Be More Productive

Working from home comes with countless perks—the zero-minute commute, the flexible hours, the option to stay in your PJs all day. But there’s also one major drawback: It can be hard to focus outside of a traditional office space. Follow these tips to boost your working-from-home productivity. Set the stage. Before you even open your email, […]

Aug. 31 Near Marbaya: The Tri-City Street Fair!

Part street market, part music festival, the Tri-City Street Fair will tout all things local when it comes to Ohlone College’s Fremont campus in a couple of weeks. The campus will open up to the public on August 31st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. so everyone can come to enjoy all that the Tri-City […]

Quick and Easy Updates for a Rental Kitchen

Just because you don’t technically own your kitchen doesn’t mean you can’t make any upgrades. As long as it’s temporary and won’t cause damage upon removal, you’re welcome to add as much flair to your rental kitchen as you like! Here are a few ways to do it. Dress up your cabinets. You don’t have […]

Don’t Skip the Fremont Art & Wine Festival This Weekend

There’s a reason that almost 400,000 people turn out for the Fremont Art & Wine Festival each year! It’s the largest free festival of its kind anywhere on the West Coast, attracting more than 500 arts and crafts vendors to the area where Walnut Ave intersects with Paseo Padre Parkway and Liberty Street. These streets […]

Beat the Heat This Summer With These Outdoor Workout Tips

It would be a shame to stay cooped up in the gym when the sun is shining outside! But the summer heat does present its own set of problems for outdoor workouts—the threats of heat exhaustion and sunburn, to name a few. Avoid common outdoor workout pitfalls with these tips. Dress (and apply sunscreen) accordingly. When […]