What’s new in East Bay food, XXXVII

Berkeley’s new fish market, The Mead Kitchen takes off, and Box and Bells finally launches: All in this week’s edition of Bites on Nosh.

Berkeley Spark 2.0: Art, innovation and a kinetic bear

On Saturday July 19, Berkeley’s Civic Center Park will be filled with artists, idea makers, entrepreneurs and techies from around the Bay Area for the second annual Berkeley Spark, a festival of creative and technological splendor. From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., these innovators will host an array of activities and share their ideas with the public. At […]

The Berkeley Wire: 06.24.14

Aurora Theatre extends American Buffalo through July 20 (Aurora) UC Berkeley, other campuses, must do more better on sexual harassment (Daily Cal) Revving up for a literary fiesta in Berkeley (SF Chronicle) UC Berkeley breeds data scientists online: $60K, 18 months (Information Week) Where modern gastronomy and Paleo dining meet (East Bay Express) KPFA appoints […]

The most important Berkeley stories of 2013

2013 was a significant year for Berkeley residents, and not only because of what happened inside the city’s boundaries. This was the year the Supreme Court ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional and declined to consider the repeal of Prop 8 — two rulings that opened the way for gays to marry one […]

‘New Comal’ to Elmwood; Gogi Time comes to Telegraph Avenue

Berkeley greenlights new high-end restaurant for the Elmwood; also new to East Bay: Gogi Time and Tierra Mia Coffee.