Under Taccone's tenure, Berkeley Rep has sent many plays to Broadway.
Canadian Gildan purchased the bankrupt American Apparel, but will not retain the retail stores.
President Trump took steps Wednesday to strip sanctuary cities of funding. Berkeley could lose $11.5 million.
Library Gardens, the site of the 2015 fatal balcony collapse, has been rebranded as K Street Flats and repainted a bright blue.
A man claiming to be a Russian national tricked people into attending a fake protest march at UC Berkeley. But the joke was on him.
Homeless activists held a vigil Tuesday for Laura Jadwin who was found dead under a tree on an empty property in downtown Berkeley.
The body of a homeless woman was found Saturday near Berkeley High School. She appears to have died of exposure.
Someone fired gunshots at Russell and Acton this morning, damaging several cars.
Changes in the local political landscape have prompted two groups to nix a project to build 265 apartments for seniors on Holy Hill.
There is a proposal to add a neon 'Skydeck' sign at the top of 2150 Shattuck Ave. Not everyone is happy about the idea.
The city of Berkeley is on a mission to improve its website, as well as to determine if there are more services it can offer online.
Joe Lurie has spent most of his adult life interacting and engaging with other cultures and promoting cross-cultural understanding. As a young man, he served in the Peace Corps in Kenya, the beginning of his life of “intercultural encounters.”
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