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Downtown Berkeley BART reopens after fatality

Update, 10:24pm: The Downtown Berkeley station was reopened at 10:10pm Tuesday. A BART spokesperson said service was running normally on the Richmond …

The Berkeley Wire: 11.25.14

Moon crescent over Emeryville by Ira Serkes. Photo taken Nov. 23, 2014

Time-lapse video: A Berkeley school gets new classrooms

Over the summer, Washington Elementary School in Berkeley got a new set of portable classrooms. The new classrooms replaced a group of portables which dated …

Berkeleyside blotter: Crime in Berkeley, Nov. 13-19

This is an overview of recent crime in Berkeley, exclusively compiled by Berkeleyside, and based on reports to the Berkeley Police Department unless otherwise noted. The following …

Decades-old mural could derail Berkeley apartment project

After deciding the former Center for Independent Living building at 2539 Telegraph Ave. should not be a landmark, Berkeley's Landmarks Preservation Commission is pondering whether …

Spiced pear sandwich cakes: Luscious and laid back

Imperfectly shaped pear-flecked mini cakes, sandwiched with oozing cream cheese filling and a juicy slice of fruit: bon appetit!

The Berkeley Wire: 11.24.14

Morning light, Berkeley Marina. Photo: Steve Gumina

Police report possible mountain lion sighting in Berkeley

UC Berkeley Police have issued an alert about a possible mountain lion sighting on Berkeley Lab property. The department said it received a report from …

‘Pizza delivery’ police nab armed robbers in Berkeley

Police officers pretending to be pizza deliverers captured three people linked to an armed robbery early Monday morning in North Berkeley. Authorities say the robbers …

Students march through Berkeley to protest tuition hikes

Several hundred UC Berkeley students staged a walkout Monday, Nov. 24, to protest proposed tuition increases across the UC system. As part of the walkout, …

Chefs, Chez Panisse alums, enjoy sourcing by barter

Russell Moore of Camino, has a very local, barter-based source for some of his produce. He's not alone in enjoying a system ...

How Quirky is Berkeley? The city’s hidden murals

Murals are usually front and center, loud and clear, impossible to miss. In my systematic wandering of Berkeley, I have come across …

The Berkeley Wire: 11.21.14

Berkeley Marine, evening. Photo, taken on Nov. 19, 2014, by Louis Benainous

Bites: Iron Pan, The Branch Line, La Marcha, more

This week: New restaurant news in Berkeley, Oakland and Emeryville, and a round-up of holiday events.

Big rig fire on I-80 west in Berkeley snarls traffic

Update, 2:10 p.m. Authorities say multiple lanes of westbound Interstate 80 will remain closed for at least one more hour after a big …

Students target sexual harassment at Berkeley High School

Earlier this year, some male students at Berkeley High School created “slut accounts” on Instagram. The accounts included photos of female students with …