Localore http://kalw.org en Hear Here: Armenian Community Center Bingo Hall http://kalw.org/post/hear-here-armenian-community-center-bingo-hall <p></p><p>Sometimes we pass a place in our neighborhood everyday, but never know what happens behind the building's facade. When KALW's Anna Sterling decided to look a little deeper into the Armenian Community Center, she discovered a committed father-daughter team of bingo champs.</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 00:22:17 +0000 Anna Sterling 23990 at http://kalw.org Hear Here: Armenian Community Center Bingo Hall Hear Here: Peace and quiet at the Mormon temple http://kalw.org/post/hear-here-peace-and-quiet-mormon-temple <p></p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:45:39 +0000 Isabel Angell 21533 at http://kalw.org Hear Here: Peace and quiet at the Mormon temple Hear Here: Unexpected treasure at the Alemany Flea Market http://kalw.org/post/hear-here-unexpected-treasure-alemany-flea-market <p>The Alemany Flea Market is a San Francisco institution.&nbsp; Every Sunday, vendors of useless knickknacks and pricey treasures set-up their wares in the dirt lot along Alemany Boulevard under the 280 underpass. And then they wait for the right buyer to come along. As part of our place profile series, KALW’s Penina Eilberg-Schwartz headed to the market to ask people about what this long-running market means to them.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 01:54:40 +0000 Penina Eilberg-Schwartz 21481 at http://kalw.org Hear Here: Unexpected treasure at the Alemany Flea Market Watch Hear Here’s animated short! http://kalw.org/post/watch-hear-here-s-animated-short <p>On December 8, KALW’s community storytelling project Hear Here put on a live presentation of some of the great Bay Area stories it has gathered so far. The event was in partnership with the second annual edition of Live Crosscurrents at the Oakland Museum of California. (Listen to a broadcast version of that show <a href="http://www.kalw.org/post/photos-live-crosscurrents">here</a>.)</p><p>Watch the animated version of this presentation here!</p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 00:18:07 +0000 Erica Mu & Audrey Dilling 21424 at http://kalw.org Watch Hear Here’s animated short! Community stories from KALW’s Hear Here pop up at the Oakland Museum of California http://kalw.org/post/community-stories-kalw-s-hear-here-pop-oakland-museum-california <p>KALW’s <a href="http://hearhere.kalw.org">Hear Here</a> story and sound installation popped up in the grassy courtyard of the Oakland Museum of California this Friday evening amidst palm readers, face painters, and yes – a zombie flash mob.</p><p>The installation was just one feature of the <a href="http://museumca.org">Oakland Museum of California’s</a> final Summer Nights event of the year, which included Halloween-themed activities like a costume contest and screening of the film <em>Night of the Living Dead</em>.</p><p></p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 22:42:57 +0000 Erica Mu 18647 at http://kalw.org Community stories from KALW’s Hear Here pop up at the Oakland Museum of California