- Photo by Bill O'Driscoll
Oakland in Summer. It's exactly like it is any other time of year, except warmer and with fewer students clogging up the line at Dave & Andy's.
Mislaid. Nell Zink's culturally relevant (see: Rachel Dolezal) sophomore novel about love, race and white privilege.
- Photo by Mike Schwarz
Market Street Grocery. This small grocery store just off of Market Square offers produce, dry goods, meats and fish, plus prepared foods, coffee bar and a Gaby et Jules satellite stand for your French pastry needs. www.marketstreetgrocery.com
- Photo by Ashley Murray
The 28X Airport Flyer. Take the bus to the airport: Avoid traffic jams and save outrageous parking fees or taxi fares. Pro tip: Board in Oakland for best seats. www.portauthority.com