Update: Loud plane over Berkeley was Navy F-18

Update, Jan. 28, 3:35 p.m. See Berkeleyside's update on this story. Update, 2:56 p.m. FAA spokesman Ian Gregor identified the loud plane that flew over …

Breaking: Berkeley cyclist dies after hit and run

A Berkeley cyclist has died following a hit-and-run crash with a car earlier this month on University Avenue, authorities said Tuesday. The driver in that incident left …

Shop Talk: The ins and outs of Berkeley businesses

NEW: OKC NORTH Replacing the old Juno Fitness at 3007 Sacramento St., OKC North has been the go-to place for all kettlebell-related fitness since it …

Rockridge Food Tour tells story of a neighborhood

The new Rockridge Food Tour stands out from the pack with its focus on the neighborhood's history and its more established food ...

UC Berkeley’s Campanile celebrates its 100th birthday

By Gretchen Kell It may look like the strong, silent type, but the Jane K. Sather Campanile will be the lively center of attention …

The Berkeley Wire: 01.26.15

Bats in Belfry by Film&PhotoArchivist Photo taken Jan. 16, 2015

Grumpy Cat comes to Berkeley Humane in style, fanfare

With a police-escorted motorcade fit for a foreign ambassador or an A-list Hollywood star, viral internet star Grumpy Cat rolled into Berkeley …

Downtown hotel to feature condos, conference center

The developer of the proposed 16-story hotel on Center Street and Shattuck Avenue in downtown Berkeley has nixed the idea of having …

Black Cal students repaint The Big C to reflect African flag

Six UC Berkeley students woke up before dawn to climb into the Berkeley Hills to paint a school symbol red, black and …

Dollar Tree pulls soda off shelves after soda tax

Dollar Tree stores in Berkeley have stopped selling soda because of the city's new tax on sugar-sweetened drinks.

After ordering pizza with stolen card, teen charged with 4 armed robberies in Berkeley

An 18-year-old man arrested in November — after authorities found him by tracking a stolen debit card used to order pizza — has been charged with …

Photos: Hollywood comes to Berkeley for Steve Jobs movie with Seth Rogen, Kate Winslet, Michael Fassbender

The 2900 block of College Avenue in Berkeley's Elmwood neighborhood was transformed into a mid-1980s scene on Friday night, as director Danny Boyle …

The Berkeley Wire: 01.23.15

Berkeley murals by William Newton. Photo taken Jan. 16, 2015

Thinking about jaywalking in Berkeley? Think again

Berkeley Police traffic officers will be out for a special enforcement effort Saturday to educate — and potentially ticket — pedestrians who …

The It List: Five things to do in Berkeley this weekend

ALTA CALIFORNIA In October 2014, a group of artists from Oakland, Berlin and Guadalajara began to travel, pushing against walls and borders from …

Update: Cyclist hurt, 5 elevator rescues in Berkeley power outage caused by PG&E equipment failure

Update, 3:30 p.m. PG&E spokeswoman Tamar Sarkissian said Friday afternoon that the company has identified the cause of Tuesday's power outage as an equipment …

Bites: Haven re-opens, Kingston 11 shines, more

Daniel Patterson's Haven re-opens tonight with a new menu, Oakland's Kingston 11 gets Michelin's attention, and more in this week's Bites.