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Matisse the Cat: The purrfect neighbor

When Matisse isn’t licking her own fur or buzzing with a purr, she roams the streets of Oakland looking for a comfortable leg to rub up against.

By Henry Glitz & John Hamilton

April 5, 2018

Bearing a name like Matisse might seem like an awful lot of responsibility for a lot of people — living up to such a well-cultured namesake can be a challenge. But on a stretch of Parkview Avenue in Oakland, from Oakland Square to the Boulevard of the Allies, you’d think the famous French painte...

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