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March 2019

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Spring Fashion: Desert Blooms

Escape into a whole new world of style this season, as prehistoric landscapes meet timeless elegance, western vibes, and modern whites at Walnut Creek’s Ruth Bancroft Garden.

Foolproof Family Road Trips in California

Pack up the car and bring the kids to these four California vacation spots that offer endless fun for all ages.

Titanic Teens in the East Bay

Meet three precocious East Bay teenagers rising above and beyond adolescent expectations.
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Five Questions for Ari’el Stachel

Actor Ari’el Stachel won a 2018 Tony Award and a 2019 Grammy Award for his featured role in the hit Broadway musical The Band’s Visit, which will come to San Francisco in spring 2020 on national tour. The son of an Israeli-Yemeni father and an Ashkenazi Jewish mother, Stachel grew up in Berkeley, Oakland, and Orinda. Here, the multitalented star—who will appear in the upcoming film Zola—discusses his East Bay roots, the impact of his Middle Eastern heritage, and his dreams for the future.

One Fine Weekend in Ashland

Check out this laid-back Oregon town for uplifting, world-class theater, as well as superb wining and dining.

Making the Grade with Lynn Mackey

Education helped Lynn Mackey overcome personal challenges. Now, she’s working to ensure that every child in Contra Costa County has the same opportunity.
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Speak of the Devil

Tee It Up: East Bay T-shirts

Show your hometown spirit with one of these East Bay–themed tees.

Unusual East Bay Animals

Discover some of the amazing creatures that walk, slither, or fly among us in the East Bay.

Moving Pictures: GLAS Animation Festival

Acclaimed animators and film enthusiasts take over Berkeley for the GLAS Animation Festival.

Style File

Check out these new beauty, fragrance, and fashion launches from East Bay trendsetters.

Meet Filmmaker Ryan Fleck

Berkeley-born filmmaker Ryan Fleck jumps into the superhero genre with Captain Marvel.

Top March Events in the East Bay

Enter the realm of fairy tales at Once Upon a Time; uncover the ultimate find at OMCA’s White Elephant Sale; celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in downtown Dublin; and more.
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Food Scene

Loaves of Plenty at San Leandro's As Kneaded Bakery

Fresh-baked bread abounds at the newly opened As Kneaded Bakery in San Leandro, which offers everything from challah to porridge.

Roasted Harissa Cauliflower Recipe

Helena Sylvester of Happy Acre Farm provides a recipe for roasted harissa cauliflower.

The Art of Oakland's Soba Ichi

At Soba Ichi, chef and soba-maker supreme Koichi Ishii painstakingly crafts the rare, handmade Japanese noodles in a Zen West Oakland space.
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