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East Bay

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Best Bike Shops In The East Bay

The East Bay has a good number of great bike shops, especially in Oakland, so find the one that makes you the happiest.

04/15/2014

Chez Panisse

Best French Restaurants In The East Bay

An extravagant, decadent, authentic and exquisitely prepared French meal in the East Bay is possible. CBS recommends some great French restaurants that will have you wanting to go back again and again. These are five that make most say “Oui, s’il vous plaît.”

04/09/2014

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Best Trivia Nights In The East Bay

The authentically ex-pat folks at Brainstormer suggest these East Bay places for a good trivia time. For some, bragging rights, prizes and semi-stardom await.

04/03/2014

Emily Davis was struck by lightning during a storm Monday in Berkeley. (CBS)

East Bay Woman Struck By Lightning While Crossing Berkeley Street During Storm

An East Bay woman was feeling lucky to be alive after being struck by lightning during Monday’s storm.

04/01/2014

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Our Picks of The Best East Bay Parks

San Francisco may have the Bay Area’s most famous park, but visitors will be pleased to discover a vast collection of open spaces and outdoor activities on the other side of the Bay. Here are five of the best parks in the East Bay, all within an hour’s drive of Oakland or Berkeley.

03/29/2014

Oakland Museum of California Store (credit: Oakland Museum of California)

Best Shops To Buy Affordable Art In The East Bay

It’s time to bring some color into your new home with affordable art. Find it at these East Bay shops.

03/24/2014

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Best Interior Designers In The East Bay

Pick from the cream of the crop with these East Bay interior designers.

03/18/2014

Sprinklers water the lawns of a new housing development July 28, 2005 in Hesperia, California. California's demand for water will jump by 40 percent over the next 25 years according to a study released this week by the Public Policy Institute of California. Half of all the water used by inland homeowners, where growth is booming, goes to irrigating yards, compared to one third or less in the cooler coastal regions. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

East Bay Water Customers Hit With Mandatory Cutbacks Because Of Drought

In a 4-1 vote, the Alameda County Water District – which serves Fremont, Newark and Union City – voted to declare a water shortage emergency, forcing mandatory water restrictions on its 350,000 customers.

03/14/2014

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Best Seafood Restaurants in The East Bay

California spoils us with fresh seafood throughout much of the state, and the San Francisco Bay Area sits at the center of the freshest catch. The East Bay is home to several harbor spots offering fine seafood along with pretty views.

03/12/2014

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East Bay Regions Get Low Rating In Providing High-Speed Internet

When it comes to a high-speed internet connection in the East Bay, more work needs to be done according to an assessment by the East Bay Broadband Consortium.

03/11/2014

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