About 50 people gathered in South Berkeley to talk about racial discrimination in housing, jobs, schools, and the community.
A new exhibit, "Collection Gems: Forty Years of Documenting Berkeley History." also shows treasures such as an old receipt book from Hink's Department Store.
A new play at Shotgun, launch of a community seed bank, big band jazz, a free open house at the Lawrence Hall of Science, and more this weekend.
On Saturday, the owners of a long-closed 'Star Trek' oriented store on Telegraph Avenue hosted a reunion. This is a story with many layers of quirk that shows Berkeley at its best.
A week after announcing plans to build 1K student units in People's Park, Carol Christ said she will push to build on 9 other sites too, and released renderings of the park plans.
Youth Spirit Artworks will look for a new site for its tiny houses for homeless youth, after the Ohmega owner decided to sell the lot instead of renting it to the organization.
Members of the Berkeleyside team will be at Espresso Roma in North Berkeley today, from 3-4 p.m., to hang out with readers and hear your stories and ideas.
The Berkeley Public Schools Fund luncheon on Friday is the biggest fundraiser BUSD schools; it's also traditionally a big celebratory and heartwarming Berkeley community gathering.
At a community event in Berkeley, volunteer fixers revive the practice of repairing rather than discarding — and share a little know-how along the way.
Berkeleyside staff will be at The Vault in South Berkeley on Sunday to hang out with readers and hear your stories and ideas. It's the second session in our new coffee series.