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Oct 13, 2020

East Bay could see PG&E power shutoffs this week due to severe fire weather

The power shutoffs that made the fall of 2019 miserable for so many could make a return this week, as severe fire weather could...
Sep 25, 2020

Dangerous fire weather expected this weekend in Alameda County

Severe weather conditions this weekend could lead to dangerous fires across Alameda County, officials said Friday. A Red Flag Warning will be in effect from...
Dec 4, 2018

First Friday Guide – A Guide to Art Murmur

Continuity By meticulously focusing a flame’s tip on a specific corner to add shadows and create an illusion of depth, Shannon Hood takes her artistic...
Oct 2, 2018

First Friday Guide – October Edition

“Irrigation Blanket” by Christy Kovacs Credits: Photo courtesy of Vessel Gallery STAFF PICK Utopia: Forecasting Our Future Vessel Gallery’s current exhibit takes a look at...
Aug 1, 2018

First Friday Guide – August Edition

STAFF PICK Concrete Utopia With San Francisco as her muse, Michigan native and sculptor Courtney Sennish has found a way to give meaning to bits and...
Jul 25, 2018

Best of the East Bay 2018: Diverse City

We’ve got more than 75 Best Of picks by Express writers and editors that showcase the amazing diversity of our region.
May 2, 2018

First Friday Guide – May Edition

Staff Pick - Signify After showing Kierra Johnson’s work at Betti Ono’s recent seven-year anniversary exhibit, Black Women Over Breathing, Betti Ono founder Anyka Barber...
Jan 31, 2018

First Friday Guide – February Edition

STAFF PICK Blurring the Lines When you go to most art galleries, you’ll see photography and paintings. What you see far less of is art that...