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Laurel Book Store: A Small Bookstore for a Big City Laurel Book Store: A Small Bookstore for a Big City

By Jim Caton

In downtown Oakland, Barnes and Noble is out and- believe it or not- Luan Stauss's Laurel Book Store is in.

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The Soul of the People: Oakland Gallery Showcases Bay Area Artists The Soul of the People: Oakland Gallery Showcases Bay Area Artists

By Allison Wilson

Joyce Gordon believes that artists are the "soul of the people," expressing through textile, paint, and clay what might be otherwise difficult to express. Her Oakland gallery features the work of local artists and offers workshops, film screenings, and performance art.

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A Bit of Bavaria on the Oakland Waterfront A Bit of Bavaria on the Oakland Waterfront

By Susanne Carter

Guests at the Brotzeit Lokal enjoy waterfront dining at a Bavarian-style restaurant and biergarten that specializes in locally-sourced, house-made food and a unique German craft beer selection.

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Sailors 'Learn the Ropes' at Afterguard Sailing Academy in Oakland Sailors 'Learn the Ropes' at Afterguard Sailing Academy in Oakland

By Joshua Grammer

The calm waters of Oakland invite novice sailors to get their feet wet! Afterguard Sailing Academy offers both charters and training to those of all ages and levels.

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Step Right Up to the Kinetic Arts Center Step Right Up to the Kinetic Arts Center

By Christian Burney

Ever wanted to clown around? Wanted to try out the trapeze? Then step right up. The Kinetic Arts Center in Oakland, CA might just be your ticket.

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Bringing Traditionalism Back: Linden Street Brewery Bringing Traditionalism Back: Linden Street Brewery

By Elisha Neubauer

With excellent outdoor seating, food trucks, occasional live music, and dog-friendly policies- Linden Street Brewery is the perfect, relaxed environment to enjoy great beer with great company.

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Joyful Stays at the Waterfront in Oakland Joyful Stays at the Waterfront in Oakland

By Courtney Clark

With big blue stripes and a flag perched on its roof, the Joie de Vivre Waterfront Hotel in Oakland looks positively nautical. It's a great base from which to explore Jack London Square- or to take the ferry to San Francisco!

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There's a Seat for Everyone at Oakland City Church There's a Seat for Everyone at Oakland City Church

By Kelly Gallagher

Oakland City Church is situated in a "boundary" neighborhood in which people from different backgrounds have a tendency to mesh. Pastor John McPaul says that the church reaches across cultural, economic, and social boundaries.

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California Temple: A Landmark in the Oakland Hills California Temple: A Landmark in the Oakland Hills

By Elisha Neubauer

Sitting on a prominent hillside, the temple has become somewhat of a landmark in the Oakland area. The 95,000 square foot building is surrounded by beautiful grounds which host dazzling flowers, palm trees, and a man-made river that connects two on-site fountains.

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Classic Cars West: Built from a Passion for Vintage Cars Classic Cars West: Built from a Passion for Vintage Cars

By Elisha Neubauer

Classic Cars West in Oakland, CA was built from owner Michael Sarcona's lifelong love of vintage cars. Classic Cars West combines beautiful and unique vintage cars with art gallery exhibits that are showcased throughout the dealership.

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