Cassie McFadden grew up in the small East Bay town of Crockett and moved to the big city of Oakland when she was 17. She first came to the East Bay Express as an editorial intern in early 2009, and later interned at the Oakland Tribune while studying journalism at San Francisco State University.
How two color-obsessed CCA graduates turned their passion for nail polish into a profitable pursuit.
by Cassie McFadden | Jun 19, 2013
Mishap Science Fair returns for an evening of booze, bands, and hands-on, science-y art.
by Cassie McFadden | Sep 19, 2012
DIY feminist festival returns after an eight-year hiatus.
by Cassie McFadden | Sep 12, 2012
Endless Canvas transforms a long-abandoned West Berkeley warehouse into a three-story graffiti mural.
by Cassie McFadden | Sep 5, 2012
The annual celebration embraces LQBTQ families.
by Cassie McFadden | Aug 29, 2012
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