Disability rights attorneys have sued BUSD, contending that the district fails to accommodate students with reading disorders.
Two Berkeley brothers, ages 11 and 12, started an organization encouraging other kids to participate in the March for Science on April 22.
After much back-and-forth, REALM will continue leasing a small space at the site from the Berkeley Unified School District.
Sylvia Mendez, who was at the center of the case that desegregated California public schools, is spending the day with kids in Berkeley.
The CHP says 106 people committed criminal acts in last June's Sacramento rally that turned violent. Whether anyone will face charges is now under consideration.
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Beginning Tuesday, Berkeley High Principal Sam Pasarow will be on leave, and Vice Principal Erin Schweng will oversee campus operations, according to a brief email sent to BHS families Monday evening by a school district official.
Berkeley has long been recognized for its diversity and openness to differences, intellectual curiosity and civic engagement.
The Berkeley Unified School District has continued its stepped-up efforts to cut down on enrollment fraud during its second year of widespread home visits and address verifications prompted by a new policy adopted by the School Board last year.
Sightings and online reports of creepy clowns some real, many fake, are keeping police departments busy nationwide.
The mother of a 23-year-old woman killed last week by gunfire spoke out Wednesday about her daughter’s innocence, her hopes for a music career and her devotion to her family.
Friends and family gathered around the East Bay on Sunday to celebrate the life of Terrence McCrary Jr. (known to many as Terrence Mack).
Update, Aug. 20: Scroll down to the bottom of this story to see the memorial flyer created to honor Craig Fletcher-Cooks. Memorial information is included.
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