( ANDA CHU )
Montclair turns out for Earth Day cleanup
The Montclair Village Association sponsored the Earth Day cleanup Saturday in partnership with Keep Oakland Beautiful, Piedmont Pines Neighborhood Association, Montclair Lions Club, Montclair Parks and Recreation and District 4 Councilmember Annie Campbell Washington.
The Rockridge Community Planning Council, or RCPC as most folks call it, held its April meeting recently at the Rockridge Branch Library on College Ave. On the agenda was a most well-deserved commendation made to longtime editor of the RCPC News, Don Kinkead.
Like a tumbleweed rolling through Los Angeles, the thought of Oakland as wine country seems out of place. Yet there they were -- a room full of local winemakers at the 10th anniversary of the East Bay Vintners Alliance.
(Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)
Behind the Wine Label: Wente Vineyards
You can trace the Wente family's roots in Livermore Valley through the curling vines of chardonnay.
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'The Avengers: Age of Ultron" already cleaning up overseas
New Disney/Marvel blockbuster doing well in South Korea, Britain and Russia, among others.