Blog Beat: Food Bank Needs Donations; Great Photos; Free Peet’s Samples in E. Bay

  • Oakland North reports donations are down at the Alameda County Community Food Bank this Thanksgiving.
  • From Mission Local, “Before the Bus Stops,” a photo essay of people waiting for the bus at the 16th and Bryant stop.
  • From the East Bay Express East Bay Blog: Free samples at Peet’s East Bay locations on Saturday. Better start lining up now.
  • You know what I enjoy doing on a Friday afternoon of a relatively slow news day when my computer is acting weird and I have had to reboot many, many times? Hitting the “random” button on the menu of We Built This City over and over, summoning more often than not some really great San Francisco photos. Try it…

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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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