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Berkeley police handled at least 17 crashes in April that resulted in injuries to pedestrians or cyclists, according to preliminary data obtained by Berkeleyside.
And what will happen if the charter chain merges with Berkeley’s REALM?
A bluegrass festival, a bookstore and chocolate crawl (why not?), New Orleans piano, the 70th edition of a Buddhist bazaar, plus a special screening of a documentary on resistance to Franco’s dictatorship.
A man who worked for an authorized Verizon dealer in North Berkeley has been charged with using the credit card numbers of elderly customers to rack up thousands of dollars in fraudulent fees, according to court papers.
People who went to Berkeley Bowl on May 7 could be at risk of contracting the disease, officials said Friday.
There are now eight wineries in a two-block area in West Berkeley, with four others just a few hundred feet away.
Susan also served as a member of the BART Board of Directors. She was active in many civic and cultural organizations as well.
As Trump’s sable rattling in the Persian Gulf brings a sickening sense of déjà vu, there’s one place where Middle East conflict melts away in the face of insistent beauty. Plus: other recommended gigs.
Unlike San Francisco, Oakland, Richmond and UC Berkeley, the city of Berkeley does not have a warning siren. Its Disaster and Fire Safety Commission believes it’s time that it did.