Blog Beat: China Loves Quan, East Bay Earthquake Tweets, Chronicle Books’ Kiosk

  • Oakland North reports that they’re pretty psyched about Jean Quan’s victory over in China.
  • Berkeleyside debunks the recent tweet, re-tweet, three-tweet, etc. going around about an earthquake warning for the Berkeley-Oakland area, TODAY!!!!
  • Be apprised: Saucy Joe and his knife-sharpening stone are available every Saturday this month, around the Noe Valley Farmer’s Market. So says Noe Valley SF.
  • From LiveSOMA: Chronicle Books has temporarily moved its kiosk from the Metreon to the Westfield Mall during a little remodeling at the former.

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Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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