Update, 4:15 pm: BPD confirmed that the suspect is Steven Oliver Moore, 48, who lives in Pittsburg, but used to live in Berkeley. He has been the subject of ongoing narcotics investigation, according to Sgt. Mary Kusmiss. Police found a half pound of cocaine on Moore, in his car, and at a nearby house with which he was associated.
Over the past 34 years, Art and Lucille Poskanzer, who dine out at least once a week, have compiled what is probably the only dedicated restaurant guide to Berkeley and Oakland. However, unless you happen to work at the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, it’s unlikely you will have seen it.
More than 200 current students, faculty, staff, parents and alums gathered at Maybeck High School on College Avenue Wednesday to celebrate what would have been the 150th birthday of architect Bernard Maybeck who left an indelible mark on the architecture of Berkeley and the Bay Area.
Just about every city has a first-call jazz drummer, the player that heavyweight out-of-towners hire when they’re traveling without their own rhythm section. From 1968 until his death last September at 73, Eddie Marshall was the cat who got the call.