Holiday Guide

A Guide to the East Bay’s Best Holiday Desserts...

The Best Holiday Desserts You Can Buy The holiday season is upon us, and even...

Collecting Birds, Making Chocolates, Fighting Bandits, and Other Pursuits

People love games — both playing them, and giving them as gifts. We have...

Confederates and Immigrants, Punks and Riot Grrls

Cantoras By Carolina de Robertis Alfred A. Knopf; 336 pages; $26.95 With Cantoras, Oakland writer Carolina...

What Teens Want For Christmas

Middle school girls and boys can often be worlds apart in how they think...

The Best Music of 2019

Ben Goldberg Good Day For Cloud Fishing Even by the standards of the multifariously creative Berkeley...

Gifts from the Heart

Snail mail, email, and social media are ringing with requests and pleas for help...

Give Them a Snuggle, Snuffle, Cuddle or Chew

Pets need presents, too! Or at least we humans think they do, and luckily,...

New Terrain, Fat Bikes, RFID Tags, and Much More...

As usual, the first snow of the winter season hit Lake Tahoe in September....

40-Plus Gift Options for Adults

100% Pure 2983 Ave., Berkeley, 510-548-8595, 100PercentPure.com $10-76 Your lipstick lover will have the perfect pout...

Hark! The Herald Angels Drink

One of the best ways to share the holiday spirit is ... literally, with...

East Bay Gifts for Furry Friends

Holistic Hound stocks nutritious dog food in addition to leashes, toys, and more. Credits: Photo...

Relaxing, Mood-Lifting Cannabis Gifts Made in the Bay Area

Fuel your next gathering with a stylish vape pen Credits: Photo courtesy of Bloom Farms ...

Never Bored with Board Games

Secret Hitler The winter cold and rain...

Animal Friends for Little Ones

Calico Critters recently added a kangaroo family. ...
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