Tag: Oakland

Oakland’s urban Indians come to life in exquisite ‘There There’

Tommy Orange’s “There There” is a Bay Area bestseller for a reason. The exquisitely wrought novel tells the story of…

3 weeks ago

Casal, Diggs celebrate ‘Blindspotting’ in Oakland

East Bay-bred Rafael Casal and Daveed Diggs, writers and stars of “Blindspotting” -- a funny and relevant new Oakland-set buddy…

4 months ago

Noel Gallagher ponders who built the moon

Ex-Oasis bandleader Noel Gallagher made “Who Built the Moon?” -- his third outing with his constantly evolving backup group High…

9 months ago

Marshawn Lynch does more for Oakland than Raiders could ever hope

Marshawn Lynch is a renaissance man. I’ll forgive you if you missed this as you giggled at his Oakland-slang-filled quips…

1 year ago

Displaced Oakland residents to return after construction fire

The majority of the 700 to 900 people displaced by the four-alarm fire at an Oakland construction site Friday should…

1 year ago

Bay Bridge suspect shot by police in stable condition at Oakland hospital

A man shot by police while allegedly driving toward officers on the Bay Bridge early Sunday is in stable condition…

1 year ago

Daniel Clowes adapts personal ‘Wilson’ for the big screen

The new movie “Wilson” feels effortless, but it could have been an extremely knotty prospect. It’s based on the 2010…

2 years ago

Former SFPD Chief Suhr now consulting for Golden State Warriors

Former San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr, who stepped down amid controversy over police shootings last year, has a new…

2 years ago