TCHO chocolate lab; climate-change deep dive in Berkeley

End-of-Summer discounted tickets for Uncharted Festival (over 35% off regular price) end at midnights on Friday Sept. 23.

Mark Summer explores life after Turtle Island

Cuban reed virtuoso Paquito D’Rivera likes to call Mark Summer a barking cat, which is actually a compliment. As a cellist well-versed …

Curbside electric car charging stations arrive in Berkeley

Berkeley is one of the first cities in the nation to allow private curbside charging for electric vehicles.

South Berkeley residents aim to preserve history with art

A group of South Berkeley residents hope a new mural will encompass the past, present and future of South Berkeley.

Police respond to gunfire calls; teenage boy struck

Berkeley police are responding to reports of gunfire in South Berkeley, with a teenage boy injured as a result. Officer Byron White, a Berkeley …

‘Suspicious package’ shuts down Public Safety Building

Berkeley authorities were on alert Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package appeared at the Public Safety Building, which houses the police and …

The Berkeley Wire: 09.21.16

A Walk in the Wild by William Newton

Berkeley council picks Amoeba, Apothecarium as new cannabis dispensaries

Berkeley City Council last night approved the city's fifth and sixth cannabis dispensaries, four months after approving the fourth. A long night of …

‘Eat, Drink and Be Literary’ returns to SF on Oct. 9

The day will feature numerous discussions on the Bay Area food scene among local authors, chefs and food purveyors, as well as ...

EBMUD delivers pipes to Panoramic Hill via helicopter

The East Bay Municipal Utility District has hired a helicopter to lift about 2,500 feet of pipe into the Panoramic Way neighborhood. The …

Berkeley police chief resigns; no reason provided

Berkeley Police Chief Michael Meehan has resigned following reports surfaced by Berkeleyside last month of turmoil within the department and extensive criticism by officers of the …

Judge upholds death verdict in Berkeley-Oakland murders

Wednesday afternoon, an Alameda County Superior Court judge ordered convicted double murderer Darnell Williams Jr. to be executed by the state of …

Big Screen Berkeley: Fistful of Dollars & Equinox Flower

Summer is all but over, and it’s not quite Oscar season yet. New releases are thinner on the ground than autumn leaves …

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The Berkeley Wire: 09.20.16

Shakedown Festival by William Newton

UC Police report 2nd rape in student residence in 5 days

The latest report follows a spate of reported sexual assaults and rapes of female students at UC Berkeley.

One to watch: Singer SydneyNycole

Berkeley native Sydney Reeves, who goes by her stage name, SydneyNycole, talks about her new project, recent deals and what it's like …