.Janis Hashe

Hedwig to Heartland
October 24, 2023

Hedwig to Heartland

Talk about pent-up demand. The East Bay is truly bustin’ out all over this fall with arts and entertainment. From theater to touring musical...
Meeting Students Where They Are
August 24, 2023

Meeting Students Where They Are

The term “neurodivergent” encompasses autism, ADD/ADHD, non-verbal learning disorder (NLD), sensory processing disorder and other brain differences. Parents of neurodivergent children are always looking...
Oh, the Places They'll Go
August 23, 2023

Oh, the Places They’ll Go

The house on the corner of a quiet street in East Richmond doesn’t shout, “Artists within!” But during the pandemic, there was an event...
Readin' and Rollin'
August 23, 2023

Readin’ and Rollin’

Way back in the day, before everyone was hunched over their phones on Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), it was common to see people...
Best of East Bay 2023
June 26, 2023

Best of East Bay 2023 – Arts & Culture

Not often can an opera season be touted that way—unless it’s one by groundbreaking West Edge Opera (WEO), truly an East Bay “Best Of.” Back this year at Oakland’s glorious Scottish Rites Temple, WEO will present four mainstage productions, in addition to a special presentation of excerpts from one of its first commissions.
Spirited Stories
April 26, 2023

Spirited Stories

Not only do East Bay distilleries produce world-class spirits, but the stories behind their inceptions are beguiling. East Bay checked in with four of...
Explore Kensington
February 27, 2023

Explore Kensington

Like the serene and regal oak that stands in its center, the Kensington Circle community has seen many changes over the years, endured and...
Bilingual education students in Ecole Bilingue’s three learning tracks become ‘not just bilingual, but bicultural.’
December 23, 2022

Bilingual Education

"In the 21st century, we are looking at what students need to become global citizens." – Sebastien Robert, head of school for Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley