The East Bay Today: August 1, 2007


Today's Top Event: Martina McBride at the ORACLE Arena.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Jonathan Tropper. Discussing How to Talk to a Widower: A Novel at A Great Good Place for Books

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: TZza's Trattoria in Oakland.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Dig your boots and banjo out of the closet and head to the Country and Western Jam at McGrath's Pub.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out this paper bridge in France.

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