Noah Griffin, founder and artistic director of the Cole Porter Society, brought the American composer and songwriter Cole Porter to life when he presented a program recently at the Commonwealth Club of California.
A full house of churchgoers, community and faith leaders recently celebrated the bicentennial of Corinthian Baptist Church in Oakland with an anniversary event that honored the past and the present.
With school set to start on Monday, families of Oakland’s 48,000 public school students are getting ready while the Oakland Unified School District’s 2,500 teachers are already back at school, holding meetings, arranging desks [...]
The San Leandro Public Library Veterans Resource Center is partnering with Cal Humanities, the California State Library, and Exhibit Envoy to present “War Comes Home: The Legacy,” an exhibition of wartime correspondences provided by [...]
This month’s Post Salon will feature an interactive dialogue on the politics and practice of education. The speakers are three longtime educators in the East Bay.
The public is invited to attend the Gospel Café for an evening of gospel music Saturday, Aug. 29, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Hannah Gallery, 170 Donahue St. in Marin City, [...]
On Saturday, Aug. 8, the Golden Gate Village Resident Council presented a community celebration in honor of longtime activist Ocita Teal, who passed away on April 2, 2015 in Texas. An intimate gathering of [...]
Dr. Cassius M. Plair celebrated his 100th Birthday Aug. 10 with his wife Helen E. Fisher-Plair and a host of family and friends in St. Albans, New York. During the celebration, Dr. Plair also [...]
By Post Staff Oakland neighbors held at least 560 block parties Tuesday evening, part of National Night Out, a popular and growing annual celebration in neighborhoods and cities across the country.
Three hundred and fifty young people who have participated in one of six summer camp programs, operated by the City of Richmond’s Recreation Department, will be ending their summer and starting their school year [...]