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Higi Partners With Oakland Whole Foods Thursday: 10 AM, 4 PM

Higi, this blogger is told, is an easy, convenient and intelligent way to take control of your personal health and well-being. Higi automatically compiles your important personal health and wellness information into one manageable number — the higi Score — which is a compilation of your body, lifestyle, and community. The tools produce a higi […]

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Castro Street Fair SF: Peaches Is Headliner For 40th Anniversary Celebration

The minders of the famous San Francisco Castro Street Fair passed along this press release announcing the exciting news that Peaches, the Canadian electronic musician who provided guest vocals on Pink’s album Try This, will be the headliner for the 40th Anniversary Celebration of the great event, October 6th. If you’ve not seen Peaches perform, […]

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Occupy Oakland: Whole Foods Not Leaving Oakland

A rumor started that Whole Foods on 27th and Telegraph Avenue in Oakland, the 50,000 square-foot store that has revitalized a long-dead part of Oakland’s Adams Point, and can be seen in this Zennie62 video from September 26, 2007… was going to leave Oakland after an attack by protestors at first connected to Occupy Oakland, […]

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Occupy Oakland Strike Draws 100,000; Violence Caused By 100

Oakland’s Interim Police Chief Howard Jordan (a capable and politically smart leader in a tough position) got the Occupy Oakland General Strike crowd count massively wrong: it’s not 7,000, but 100,000. This blogger has been in Oakland since 1974. The largest crowd at Frank Ogama Plaza was for a speech by then-Senator, now President Barack […]