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Alameda Food Bank Turkey Shortfall – Your help is needed

I am very honored to be mentioned in the article but the call to attention means nothing if we can’t collectively come together as a community to help those in need this Holiday Season. In addition to turkeys and fixings, the Alameda Food Bank is also short on volunteers. Please click the link to read […]

1400 Park St

This address has been quite the talk of the town lately and here’s some information about its origins that will help you appreciate its past and place in Alameda. It was built in 1887 as a commercial building initially with only one floor with second floor added in 1902. The original builder was J. H. […]

The first Alameda Festival?

I was thinking about Alameda and all the things that we do to celebrate our great city. Whether its the Art and Wine festival, the 4th of July Parade or the Webster St/Peanut Butter/Neptune Jam festival we always see to come together and make the community an even better place to live.  So I got […]

A story for a lifetime

One of the painted ladies is open this weekend for an estate sale. Just imagine, for the rest of your life you will be able to tell your friends and family that   you’ve been in one of those homes and describe in detail what you saw. Not only that but you might be able […]

  • Community Events

    Yoga and Recovery class in Oakland--ENDS 1/26!

    San Francisco/East Bay Yoga and Recovery Meetup Group

    Join us for a new class series in Oakland! An intentional, themed yoga class that weaves together the path of recovery and the path of Yoga into a unique journey into the Self.

    Group Circuit Training

    Circuit Training @ Underground Fitness

    Are you ready to get a good workout

    Group Circuit Training

    Circuit Training @ Underground Fitness

    Lighting a subject, Lighting a backdrop with Ulorin Vex!

    The LIGHTHOUSE Photography group

    This workshop will focus on isolating lighting on a subject and a background. Using different color seamless backdrops as well as well as colored gels on white, we will explore dramatic looks you can capture with simple lighting setups. Our model...