A popular Berkeley High history teacher was placed on administrative leave after he showed an old bazooka to his students.
A "tiny house village" for homeless youth could be built at the current Ohmega Salvage site in West Berkeley.
No victims were found in either of two nearby locations where shell casings were found.
The backyard shed is made out of a cheap, earthen material similar to adobe and not recognized in the building code.
At a town hall held this week, discussion centered on whether to build much-needed student housing on a Berkeley tract of land long used for extensive research.
More than 20 people have been living in RVs parked along Marina Boulevard for months.
"There are many opportunities that have opened up for me," said Daniel Maher, who lost his legal status when he was convicted of crimes in the 1990s.
Suggestions for LeConte's new name include civil-rights icons, Berkeley school figures and a Spanish word. You can vote for your favorite on an unofficial Berkeleyside reader poll!
At Growing Leaders, Willard Middle School students learn to garden, cook and sell 600 meals each month.
Crews responded to a fire at the Berkeley Asphalt Company plant on Virginia Street on Friday morning.
Fans of Joseph Charles, who stood waving on a street corner for 30 years, carried on his legacy Thursday, when the Grove Park tennis courts were rededicated in his honor.
The latest phase of the years-long process to develop a long-range plan is on display through Friday.