The mother of four found dead in a Berkeley homeless camp last week did not live there, and was found without her phone or pocketbook, her family told Berkeleyside this week.
A young woman's body was found in a tent in South Berkeley on Friday morning, and authorities are investigating her death, police report.
While Mayor McQuaid says Albany housed many of those evicted from the Bulb, the encampment on Gilman and elsewhere shows that is untrue.
Officials have voted to move ahead with plans to open a new "pop-up" homeless shelter at Second and Cedar — despite many unknowns about financing, staffing and logistics.
The mayor of Albany has written an open letter to Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín after some recent public remarks he made about homelessness.
Too much wealth generated over the past 40 years has gone to a small percentage of people at the top, causing distress. That must change to make the U.S. sustainable and equitable.
Safe Time has so far placed four people or families experiencing housing insecurity in private homes for short-term stays.
About 100 South Berkeley residents showed up to a town hall organized by Councilman Ben Bartlett to discuss a homeless activist encampment and its demands for a portable bathroom.
Housing and homelessness, climate change and Berkeley’s sanctuary city status were central themes in Mayor Jesse Arreguín’s first State of the City address Monday.
UC Berkeley's plan to build housing in People's Park is not the first time the university has proposed to interfere with the historic site, and we will rise up in protest again.
Berkeley, already among the most expensive places to build in the East Bay, just raised the price tag for developers who do not include affordable units on site.
After ousting it from several previous sites, the city has allowed the First They Came for the Homeless camp to stay at the Berkeley-Oakland border for several months.
The Berkeley City Council voted Tuesday night to put $400,000 toward an ambitious new shelter program estimated to cost more than $2 million each year to run.