Black and Hispanic people stopped by BPD are searched "at much higher rates" than white people, researchers told the PRC this week, but disparities don't automatically mean bias.
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The first new cannabis dispensary in Berkeley in decades is opening, with two more to follow. Eventually, there will be six places in town to purchase marijuna.
A week after announcing plans to build 1K student units in People's Park, Carol Christ said she will push to build on 9 other sites too, and released renderings of the park plans.
The playwright's goal was to create a realistic depiction of Berkeley residents and the situations in which they embroil themselves. He isn't mocking anyone, he says.
On the eve of Mother's Day, we talked to four women who are balancing motherhood with working in the chaotic whirl of the East Bay food industry.