Monthly Archives: March 2011

Open Letter to Costco II

26 March 2011 Costco Wholesale Corporation Attn:  Customer Service P. O. Box 34331 Seattle, WA 98124 Re: My letter of 5 December 2010 concerning a lack of Acme Fish Corporation’s smoked whitefish products at your Richmond, California, store Dear Costco: It’s me … Continue reading

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Merritt Restaurant & Bakery in Oakland—not so good at first try

A little over a week ago Matthew, my son, Paul, my friend, and I went to Merritt Restaurant & Bakery in Oakland.  I’d always wanted to go there, but I don’t like to drive, and driving anywhere near Lake Merritt … Continue reading

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Cafe Leila in Berkeley

Alex in the morning?  Yes, Please!  So proclaimed my Mother the other day when I took her out for ‘fast at one of my favorite places:  Cafe Leila (1724 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley).  This is a funky, loft-type, industrial space (’twas … Continue reading

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