A group of women who have kept alive a 100-year old Berkeley community organization this week marked its centennial with a gala in the neighborhood where they all live.
A descendant of Joseph LeConte's slaves said she was "sick to her stomach" to see schools named after the conservationist.
Parents and district staffers say conservationist Joseph LeConte, who preached the "evolutionary" benefits of slavery, is not an appropriate namesake for a school.
South Asians first came to California in 1850. Many who settled in Berkeley over the next 150 years became activists for various causes.
Two of the city's oldest houses, now painted in vibrant New Orleans colors and located in South Berkeley, are on the market after a loving restoration.
In his nearly year-old podcast, Liam O’Donoghue explores East Bay history, its most fascinating people and how the place changes them.
The Westbrae home has been restored with period features in mind and offers extra space in a large garage and separate livable unit.
It took the united efforts of more than 500 people to create People's Park and ensure its existence, one of the co-founders recalls.
Founded in the 1920s as the Berkeley Country Club, the Mira Vista Golf and Country Club in El Cerrito is going back to its original name.
Henry Ramsey Jr., a former Berkeley councilman and Alameda County Superior Court judge, was instrumental in bringing more city resources to seniors.
This brown-shingle duplex had to be moved to make way for the construction of the 205-unit Acheson Commons complex.
A priceless artifact from Berkeley police history turned up in a $5 box of books at an estate sale in Texas. How did it come home to Berkeley?
August Vollmer is known as the "father of modern policing." A new exhibit and in-depth book will allow more people to learn his story.