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Cafe Van Kleef in NYTimes ,

Café Van Kleef was reviewed in the The Moment, a New Times blog, where they assert that Oakland is now the Brooklyn of San Francisco. Read the piece here…

 

Uptown Unveiled Party June 18 5-10pm ,

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Uptown Unveiled! is a free street fair on Thursday, June 18, 2009 that will offer a glimpse into the hip, happening Uptown neighborhood. Running from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. centered in and round Telegraph Avenue from 16th Street to West Grand/Broadway, the event will encompass and feature live music on three stages, activities at the famed Fox Oakland Theater, Oakland School for the Arts, Oakland Ice Center and the new Fox Square mini-park in addition to area art galleries, restaurants, shops and nightspots. http://www.meetdowntownoak.com