Uhuru Furniture

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FURNITURE STORE, OAKLAND, CA   For over 23 years, we have collected furniture donations from community supporters like you and put them up for sale at our storefront location at 3742 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA. Uhuru Furniture represents the sector of Oakland that wants to see genuine change, and support sustainable economic development by and

Poor Honey’s

STAFF 04.12.2015

FURNITURE STORE, OAKLAND, CA   Poor Honey’s in Oakland provides a great selection of quality, gently used furniture at very affordable prices.   Our friendly Mom and Pop furniture store caters to a variety of shoppers in a variety of living situations. Whether you’re a hip college student with a modest budget, new to the

Piedmont Grocery

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GROCERY STORE, OAKLAND, CA   For many years, it’s been our goal to offer the very best prod­ucts we can find.   Along the way, we cre­ated the tastiest takeout bar on the Avenue, expanded our inter­na­tional aisle to accom­mo­date a variety of tastes, and ush­ered in the Bay Area’s obses­sion with fresh, sea­sonal, local

Pacific Electric Bike

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ELECTRIC BIKES, BERKELEY, CA   Welcome to Pacific E-Bike, we love electric bicycles and want you to too! We have a lofty goal of putting an electric bike in every garage.   We design and sell our own brand of affordable e-bikes with a price point below that of most other manufactures. We design our

One Toyota Oakland

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TOYOTA DEALER, OAKLAND, CA   The One Price, One Person® concept was born in 2003 at Avondale Toyota in Avondale, Arizona.   For those of you who aren’t familiar with our One Price, One Person® concept here are a few of the things we do different: Our lowest possible price is posted on every single

New Parkway Theater

STAFF 04.12.2015

MOVIE THEATER, OAKLAND   What happens when you take a projector, fill a room with comfy couches, add some delicious food and beer, and do it all with love? You get Oakland’s beloved Parkway Theater.   Following in the spirit of the iconic picture pizza pub, the New Parkway Theater is an eclectic movie-going experience

The New Parish

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CONCERTS, OAKLAND, CA   One of the hottest venues in Oakland hosting various types of live shows. A great vibe and something every new mover needs to check out.   Photo credit: http://on.fb.me/1Tq1DB1 | http://on.fb.me/1XOggiL | http://on.fb.me/1XOgiqW | http://on.fb.me/1lClkKU

Monterey Market

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MONTEREY MARKET, BERKELEY, CA   Founded in 1961 by Tom Takumi Fujimoto (1905-1993) and Mary Nobori Fujimoto (1909-1987), Monterey Market began life at 1452 Hopkins Street in Berkeley. Taking over the site of the former Porter’s Market, located at the intersection of Hopkins and Monterey, the Fujimotos named their neighborhood grocery store Monterey Foods. The

Mike’s Bikes

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BIKE SHOP, BERKELEY, CA   Mike’s Bikes was founded in 1964 as one of Marin County’s very first Schwinn shops.   It is rumored that our store in San Rafael was home to some of the first mountain bikes in the country. Cycling has changed dramatically as the decades have rolled by, but Mike’s Bikes

Mandela Food Co-Op

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GROCERY STORE, OAKLAND, CA   Mandela Foods Cooperative is a worker owned grocery store located conveniently across from the West Oakland BART station in Oakland, CA.   Photo cred: http://on.fb.me/1IJi1H6 | http://on.fb.me/1Iu8x7R | http://on.fb.me/1LSZ5Wc | http://on.fb.me/1Q5vGzL