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Oakland’s Kingfish Pub Wins Best Dive Bar in California!

Thrillest, an online newsletter that tells you where to eat, drink and have fun, recently determined the best dive bars in every state in the U.S. Out of all the cities and towns throughout California, the Thrillest authors chose a legendary bar in Oakland. Here is what Andy Kryza and Matt …

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Fine Art Festival on the Sidewalks of Montclair this Saturday & Sunday

Saturday  & Sunday, June 24/25 vibrant colors, serene landscapes, fine animal drawings, exquisite jewelry and beautiful Japanese inspired vases plus more fill the sidewalks of Montclair in the Oakland hills. It’s such a fun event and going into its 42nd year!  “I’ve been attending the Pacific Fine Arts  art shows …

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Oakland’s Redwood Regional Park is Painting the Hills with Vibrant Color

Gazing across fields of green against the panoramic view of the gleaming marine-blue water, realizing once again how lucky we are to live in the San Francisco Bay Area, people are commenting. “I have never seen it so green!” exclaimed local hiker and Oakland resident Julie Henshaw. Echoed by another …

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