The East Bay Today: October 27,2006


Today's Top Event: Ajamu Akinyele & Gemini Soul perform Friday at Shelby's in Orinda.

Brainiac: Learn something new every day. Today's lecture: Zen Pioneer author Isabel Stirling with poet Gary Snyder at Black Oak Books.

Is It Lunch Yet? Express food critic John Birdsall recommends: the EJ Phair Brewing Company and Alehouse in Concord.

On the Town: Going out tonight? Germans, pirates and bier, oh my! at the Speisekammer in Alameda.

Hardly Working: You've got time. We know how to waste it. Check out Cute Overload.

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