Shakewell is a fairly new addition to Oakland’s Lakeshore district.
Patrick Dooley, founding artistic director of The Shotgun Players, at the new Shotgun Studios on University Avenue. Photo: Risa Nye Berkeley’s Shotgun Players launched their new studios at an event on March 2 to celebrate what they hope will become a center for creativity and a hub for emerging performing arts groups in Berkeley. The former […]
Spices with heat, like ginger and cinnamon, bitters and shots of citrus combine to bring cheer during the winter months.
Trattoria Corso in North Berkeley is known for its delicious Florentine-style cuisine. Its cocktail menu is equally innovative, however.
Seven-year-old Madeleine reading Chloe and the Lion, with Extra Yarn peeking out underneath it. Both books are by Berkeley author Mac Barnett Berkeley author Mac Barnett knows how to tickle the funny bone of a 4-year-old. He also knows how to write picture books that are fun for a parent, teacher or grandparent to read […]
The décor is “dark and comfortable,” and that’s how Honor’s many patrons love it, whether they are there for a cocktail or more.
A new project aims to learn more about the history of the West Coast cocktail while exploring themes that have played a part in its evolution.
The Hotsy Totsy is a 75-year old institution, but new owners are introducing gentle tweaks to suit contemporary tastes.
Berkeley’s Free Speech Movement started 50 years ago. The central characters in a new Shotgun Players production bookend the turbulent times of the FSM. Photo: Courtesy of Bancroft Library Berkeley’s Free Speech Movement started 50 years ago. The central characters in a new Shotgun Players production bookend the turbulent times of the FSM. Photo: Courtesy of Bancroft […]
The East Bay Spice Company, a stone’s throw from the Cal campus, takes you back to the days when spices were a treasured commodity.
At Bourbon & Beef in Rockridge the food, décor and cocktails all come with a Latin flair. Ia tu salud!
Ms Barstool “gratified her senses” over a a citrus and herb infused Rum Grundy at the always festive Penrose on Grand Avenue.