It was a turbulent year as Berkeley became the epicenter for a series of extremist protests and 'free speech' debacles. Berkeleyside was on the ground for all that and more.
A landlord and his tenants have formed an unusual alliance to fight for stricter safety requirements for rebuilt structures.
No one is quite sure what to expect on Jan. 1. Will there be a rush of customers coming to dispensaries to buy cannabis? Or not?
Berkeley police staffing levels have reached a crisis point, and the entire traffic bureau along with some investigative positions may be on the chopping block in early 2018.
The elevated fire risk is expected to persist through Sunday morning.
Cheryl Davila has talked to some of her appointees about where they stand on calling for divestment from companies doing business in Israel.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is warning of high pollution Tuesday, with air quality reaching levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups.
It would cost the city nearly $1.2 million to provide 268 shelter beds for people experiencing homelessness this winter, according to papers filed Tuesday in federal court.
Similar "Grad Tax Walkout" protests took place at other universities around the country Wednesday.
As the city attempts to reopen negotiations on sharing a meeting room, records obtained by Berkeleyside and conversations with both sides shed light on why past efforts failed.