Berkeley High parents have offered to help BUSD develop materials for substitute teachers, create math manuals and more to help students succeed. Their efforts have been rebuffed.
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Ensemble acting films often get short shrift, but no-one in 'The Party' hogs the limelight and the star cast works together seamlessly to create an effectively bleak black comedy.
Everybody knows about the People's Park created in 1969, when thousands of activists fought police and the National Guard to establish the place. Few know about an earlier park.
The Public Employment Relations Board ruled in partial favor of a retired teacher who said she was penalized for emailing a letter that was critical of the district to other staff.
This new café in Uptown offers handmade alfajores and bonbons, meaty and vegan empanadas and yerba mate served as it is in Argentina
This thoroughly entertaining two-act drama with lots of humor confronts racial bigotry, the legacy of slavery, and prejudice against gay women in modern-day Tennessee.
The filmmakers Abby Ginzberg and Frank Dawson said the 1968 strike was a result of students demanding more say in their lives. They see parallels with today's increasing activism.
After weeks of blue skies and warm temperature, a cold front moved into the Bay Area, bringing rain and hail.
Berkeley police set up an undercover operation Saturday night to try to stop the laptop crime spree that has plagued local coffee shops. 26 computers have been stolen.
Police arrested two young men after they stole a tip jar on Valentine's Day from a burger shop just north of the UC Berkeley campus, authorities report.
It’s not quite pastrami and it’s not quite corned beef — Montreal smoke meat takes the best attributes of both.
The boundary-blurring Company Wang Ramirez will perform its hip-hop dance theater work "Borderline" at Cal Performances next week.