Culture

Biking for Bars Raises More Than $8,000 for Charities

Forty-four restaurant and beverage industry members hit up the East Bay Bike Path and other routes to raise money for bartenders, bars, restaurants and hospitality nonprofit organizations. 

For Biking for Bars, local bartenders raised money for bartenders, bars, restaurants and hospitality nonprofit organizations. 

#StayHomeWaterFire Friday Will Pay Tribute to the Class of 2020

Watch a special WaterFire performance Friday and learn about the memorial to celebrate our community’s heroes and honor the lives lost to COVID-19.

The virtual event will involve performances from local singers and entertainers and be hosted by Ashley Erling, executive producer of “The Rhode Show” and Ed Cabral, manger of sponsorships and public relations. 

Support Local Black-owned Businesses

Show support for Black Lives Matter by donating to the right organizations, participating in peaceful protests and hiring, shopping and dining from local black-owned businesses.

Photo from Getty Images. Theresa Brown and Jamie Coelho contributed to this post. After the recent murder of George Floyd by the knee of a police officer and countless acts of police brutality against unarmed people of color, it’s important that we use our platform to show solidarity and support for all people of color and the Black Lives Matter…

Reading With Robin’s Summer Book Bash Has Arrived

Robin Kall has the perfect plan to keep you reading all summer long with twelve can’t-miss titles and virtual Crowdcasts with authors.

Each summer month, four authors will each have their own weekly live Crowdcast book club meet-ups, moderated by Kall, where readers can participate just like a book club.