Berkeley train crossing closed after car tires punctured

The train crossing at Gilman in Berkeley was closed Sunday night after a number of cars passing over the tracks ended up …

Downtown Ace Hardware moving 2 blocks to Milvia Street

Ace Hardware, which has been operating out of its space at 2145 University Ave. since 1945, will be moving sometime in the …

Authors’ Dinner raises funds for Berkeley Public Library

On Saturday night, the Berkeley Public Library Foundation hosted its 14th annual Authors’ Dinner, a fundraiser which this year will help remodel parts …

The Berkeley Wire: 02.05.16

The View by Film&PhotoArchivist, taken Jan. 28, 2106

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

COACHING FOR LITERACY EVENT Coaching for Literacy has partnered with Cal Bears basketball to offer an "all-access" fan experience to raise funds for literacy work during the …

Berkeley commission shortlists 3 for cannabis dispensary

Berkeley's Medical Cannabis Commission selected three finalists for the city's coveted fourth dispensary opportunity Thursday. This despite the fact that a number of the …

Bites: Antoinette, Hoi Polloi, Valentine’s Day, more

Catch up on all of this week's food news, like Hoi Polloi's expansion and Genova Delicatessen's uncertain future, in this week's Bites. ...

Berkeleyside blotter: Crime in Berkeley, Jan. 14-20

This overview of recent crime in Berkeley is based on reports to the Berkeley Police unless otherwise noted. Share photos, videos and tips, about breaking news or neighborhood safety …

Hope, gratitude after near-deadly collision in Berkeley

The Berkeley scientist and mother who was struck by a motorist and trapped beneath his car while cycling near campus earlier this week is …

Elio De Pisa’s photographs capture Berkeley as it was

There exist several photographic records of Telegraph Avenue in the 1960s: Rag Theater by Nacio Jan Brown (1975) and Telegraph 3 a.m. by Richard Misrach (1975). …

The Berkeley Wire: 02.04.16

Into the Void by Ira Serkes, taken Nov. 2014

Berkeley’s Premier Cru paid its tech staffer in wine

As the Chapter 7 bankruptcy case of the Berkeley wine store winds its way through court, significant details emerge about its operations.

Truck used for ‘smash and grab’ at Berkeley liquor store

Suspects drove a truck into the Pic-n-Pac Liquor store at 1296 San Pablo Ave., at Gilman Street, early Thursday morning and stole the …

Home Truths: 9 proven tips to buy a home in Berkeley

Home Truths, a quarterly report on the state of the Berkeley real estate market, is brought to you by Red Oak Realty. By …

Berkeley’s SoDoI wants to serve more than coffee

SoDoI Coffee's new "tasting house" is now open in Berkeley's Telegraph Channing Mall. Owner Jae Chung has built the company on a ...

Future uncertain for Berkeley community garden

The city must decide whether it can step in to save a cherished garden after it emerged the owner of one of ...

New York City comes to Berkeley: Rez Abbasi’s RAAQ

Born in Pakistan’s teeming commercial metropolis Karachi, and raised in the Southern California suburb of Torrance, jazz guitarist Rez Abbasi always seems …