The East Bay Today: December 17, 2008


Today's Top Event: The Arabian Nights at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre Thrust Stage.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Alameda By Rail by Grant Ute at the Alameda Free Library.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critics recommend: Krung Thep in El Cerrito.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Listen to jazz by the Eddie Pasternak Duo, featuring Glenn Richman, at cozy Berkeley Italian restaurant Eccolo.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out slo-mo Mentos and Diet Coke explosion.

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