Editor's Mixing Bowl

Sometimes I wonder if I’m having too much fun at work. It’s like the efforts of these earthworms: They happily burrow through the murky rubble, digesting it for three months. Then they come up to the surface and announce that they’re done, looking around to see who is ready to appreciate what they’ve made and…

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Josephine Food Start-up

UNEXPECTED PARTNERS Josephine Food Start-up Keeps Willard Students Cooking BY MOLLY GORE ◊ PHOTOGRAPHY BY SIKA GASINU On a mild Thursday night in late October, long after the school day had ended, the Willard Middle School campus drew a lively, hungry stream of visitors. Against the backdrop of a thriving, terraced garden, students doled out Styrofoam bowls of…

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About Our Cover Artist

Edible East Bay readers should be well-acquainted with this issue’s cover artist, Margo Rivera-Weiss, and for good reason: Margo’s work has graced three past covers, and her fantastic illustrations have made many of our articles dance and sing during the seven years she has been contributing. An Oakland-based artist originally from Miami, Florida, Rivera-Weiss previously…

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