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2 min ago | South Whidbey Record
Tekla Cunningham, creator and director of the Whidbey Island Music Festival and regular concertmaster and principal player with the American Bach Soloists in California, will be performing on viola and violin at this year's event.
4 hrs ago | SFGate
The sign out front, left, signals the location of the 3-month-old Berkley brewpub opened by brewerowner Viet Vu, above, who offers a glass of one of his own beers, Saison.
7 hrs ago | NatureNews
Anthony Barnosky first thought the e-mail was a joke. As an expert in species extinctions who had just sounded the alarm over looming environmental crises, he had grown used to bizarre messages filling his inbox.
8 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
Erik Tarloff, a bestselling writer based in Berkeley, Calif., has both a play premiering at Berkshire Theatre Group and a reading from his new novel at Lenox's independent bookstore.
10 hrs ago | Accuracy In Academia
Young people who want to spend their college years to undergoing radical intellectual transformations do so typically through the study of liberal arts.
13 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
John Cerney, where art thou? Dave finds out what happened to popular artist John Cerney, whose works dot area fields.
Researchers are becoming increasingly convinced that radiation from cellphones could put users at higher risk of getting brain cancer.
Townie , a new restaurant and bar, opened for business in Berkeley this weekend.
In April of last year, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted to push SFERS to divest from fossil fuels .
You might have spotted Skinny Pete from Breaking Bad walking around Lake Merritt this week.
Even the most well-traveled Elites found something to write home about Yelp's Ditch Day Brunch at Pathos , a family-owned restaurant offering rustic yet refined, classically inspired Greek cuisine in Berkeley, CA.
Only once a year does all of Urban Wine Country gather together in one place, creating the opportunity to taste all the best artisanal wines made in the Bay Area all at the same time.
As a native Californian who was born in Oakland, raised in the San Fernando Valley, schooled in Berkeley and now living in Venice, I'd like to say one thing to Timothy Draper, the Silicon Valley kajillionaire pushing the idiotic breakup of the Golden State: Recently, Draper announced he is on track to gather enough signatures to get his ... (more)
California banned drivers from using cellphones six years ago, but the prohibition has not reduced accidents, according to Pacific Standard magazine.
Back in 1939, Winston Churchill described Russia as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" -- which I found an apt description of the glories and the mystery of Russian choral music.
For Maegan Manasse and Lester Cook, the winners of the top women's and men's divisions of the Manhattan Beach Open, tennis greatness was so near - just one court away - and yet so far away Sunday afternoon.
A man called the father of the disability civil rights movement and a current federal advisor on international disability rights shared something special Wednesday -- a peace award, and a sense of accomplishment.
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