It was a turbulent year as Berkeley became the epicenter for a series of extremist protests and 'free speech' debacles. Berkeleyside was on the ground for all that and more.
“We never asked anybody for anything. But we got a lot of help. I hadn’t counted on that," James Anderson said after his ordeal.
The suspect allegedly beat up an employee of a gas station on San Pablo Avenue on Dec. 21
15 movies, from Harry Dean Stanton in 'Lucky' through 'Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk,' that our film critic John Seal thinks are more than worthy of our attention.
Investors in Berkeleyside reveal why they are supporting the independent, award-winning news site. You can join them.
Daniel Ellsberg, who lives in Kensington, is a character in Spielberg's film 'The Post.' But there are other classified documents he wishes he'd leaked, as he tells us in this book
The East Bay's biggest food stories included Mezzo salads, Ippudo ramen, the death of Andronico's and Norikonoko, the rise of "fast casual," and salted cheese teas.
Regina Campuzano, a highly regarded artist at Modern Electric, a majority women- and queer-run studio in South Berkeley, believes getting a tattoo is radically vulnerable act.
The year comes to a close with six new restaurant openings this month and seven closures, including three businesses that will shutter after New Year's Eve service.
The photographer's egret obsession was born in 2011. He has since come to feel that his encounters with the majestic birds have altered his life.
An Alameda County judge raised Chapman's bail from $135,000 to $400,000 after he was found in possession of a weapon.