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A Southern California man who was drunk when he ran a red light, striking a UC Berkeley student as she jogged through a crosswalk near campus one year ago, has been sentenced to one year in jail.
The new system will allow Berkeleyans to purchase and renew permits, as well as pay fines instantly via the internet.
A man found floating in the Berkeley Marina on Friday morning was pronounced dead at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, authorities report.
Twenty new restaurants opened across the East Bay, including Porque No? Tacos, 4505 Burgers & BBQ and Ohgane Alameda; 11 spots shuttered.