Berkeley allows men to show their nipples. The city should change the law so women can, too.
A naked activist unleashed a 5-minute tirade in a mostly empty City Council chamber in Berkeley on Tuesday night. (The following story contains nudity and profanity.)
Two years and two lawsuits after an application was made to build new housing in southwest Berkeley, City Council has approved the project after a judge ruled it had to.
Library directors want to bring in an independent consultant to examine why the institution has been so troubled recently, including having three directors in just a few years.
Berkeley has been relying on its historic reputation for being liberal. But a suggestion to classify Antifa as a gang and the actions of police at the Aug. 27 rally show otherwise.
Mayor Jesse Arreguín is calling on community members to blanket the city with a newly created poster "to show the white supremacists … that Berkeley Stands United Against Hate."
I urge the Berkeley City Council to publicly adopt a non-partisan, universal resolution and statement of political non-violence.
State and local officials joined together in Berkeley on Tuesday morning to express a unified message against hate.
Berkeleyside learned Tuesday of the unexpected death Sunday of Calvin Fong, chief of staff to former Mayor Tom Bates. Bates shared remarks about the death of his longtime friend.
Six East Bay political leaders, including Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín, have announced plans to denounce racism and bigotry Tuesday morning on the steps of City Hall.
With a slated Aug. 27 Berkeley rally top of mind, the council held a special meeting and voted to allow a ban on certain items in a designated area for one day.
Cowan, described as "an amazing public servant," said he only once had to defend Berkeley on something with which he disagreed.
Why ask, as some longer term Berkeley residents and elected officials do, “housing for whom?” if the answer isn’t obviously “everyone!” as it should be?