Name: Land and Sea Headquarters: Piedmont, Oakland Owners: Chris Duncan and Maria Otero Founded: 2009 Label one-sheet: Land and Sea is an independent record label and publishing house helmed by husband and wife Chris Duncan and Maria Otero. Its releases include consumer-level records, records as ... More >>
Oakland has long been considered the dumpy stepsister to San Francisco. And yeah the city doesn't have a kick-ass ballpark on the waterfront, but Oakland does have the East Bay Rats fight night, an evening filled with blood, babes, and booze. President Barack Obama's recent nonstop trips to San Fran ... More >>
A negative review on Yelp is bad for business. That's why some merchants feel they must keep Yelpers happy at any cost.
The Suey Sing Boys of Oakland were a bunch of low-level Chinese-American thugs. Then 10 of them became high-fashion hairstylists.
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David Burgin is legendary as a rough-and-tumble newspaper editor. But the legend is full of astonishing contradictions, and its last chapter may include the outcome of a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by one of his proteges at the Oakland Tribune.