Join Some Friends From Oak Walk and Head to Lunafest on July 26

Lunafest celebrates the talent and creativity of women in film! It exclusively features short films crafted by women, many of them telling the stories of women both near and far. The Norcal Network of Executive Women is hosting this special female-centric film festival at the Clif Bar Headquarters (hence the name) next Friday, July 26th. […]

Move-In Essentials for First-Time Renters

If you’re brand new to renting, welcome! You might have a few questions about the best way to prepare for moving into your first place, like what to pack. This handy guide about move-in essentials will help you transition into your apartment with ease. Kitchen and pantry basics. If you’ve been living at home, in […]

This Weekend Near Oak Walk: 2019 Burger Boogaloo

Despite its name, the Burger Boogaloo is only partially about food. Yes, the festival will play host to 10 top-notch food vendors and vegan chefs from around the area—not to mention a beer garden for the 21-plus crowd. But the main event is actually the live music, which will permeate Mosswood Park on July 6th […]

Design the Perfect Summer Road Trip With These Tips

If you’re interested in taking a last-minute vacation this summer, but don’t want to brave the airport, a road trip is the perfect alternative. It’s affordable, flexible, and can be thrown together in a day or two. Here’s how to plan and prep for your summer road trip. Plan your travels and pit stops carefully… […]

Coming to Emeryville on June 29: LUNAFEST

LUNAFEST isn’t a new invention. The female-powered film festival has been around since 2000. However, this year marks the first time it will make a stop in Emeryville. On Friday, July 26th, you’ll want to clear your schedule so you can be part of the empowering film festival at the Clif Bar Headquarters. The Norcal […]

Mr. Dewie’s Serves Up Sweets for All Diets

Brothers Andrew and Ari Cohen love dessert, but they couldn’t always find treats that suited their needs. The task proved somewhat challenging because they avoided all dairy, gluten, and soy—products that were often found in commercially made ice creams. That’s why they decided to open Mr. Dewie’s, a shop dedicated to ice cream crafted from cashew […]

Now Open Near Oak Walk: King of Kabab in Berkeley

The moment you step inside of the newly opened eatery King of Kabab, one aspect of its kitchen will probably catch your eye: the slowly rotating spit of lamb and beef gyro meat. The chef shaves slivers of the meat directly from the spit and stuffs them inside fresh pita bread or layers them on platters […]

Must-Know Tips for Styling an Apartment Patio or Balcony

Outdoor space is a hot commodity among renters, so when you’re lucky enough to snag some, you shouldn’t let it go to waste. No matter how small or spacious your balcony is, you can still put it to good use if you’re willing to get creative. Follow these tips to maximize your outdoor space. Pick […]

Climb Aboard an East Bay Waterfront History Cruise

The Emeryville Marina and its banks have played host to a cast of legendary figures over the course of its history, and Liam O’Donoghue is acquainted with all of them. That’s what makes the local historian the perfect person to take the helm (figuratively) at the East Bay Waterfront History Cruise. On Friday, May 17th, […]

Check Out Tiny Garage Concert Night at Boonation Custom Cycles

Every third Friday of the month, Boonation Custom Cycles opens its garage door to the sidewalk and invites the public to enjoy Tiny Garage Concert Night. A new local band hosts the concert every month, so even if you’ve been to a previous installment, you should still come out to the next Tiny Garage Concert […]