News about Berkeley from around the wire.
Since 2014, there have been 1,022 housing units built, across 17 projects, according to the latest “housing pipeline” report issued by the city. About 842 units, in 15 projects, are expected to be done by 2020.
Big band and progressive bluegrass, the tuneful Les Mis, comedy from Don Reed, an architectural walking tour of the UC Berkeley campus… plus the kite festival! All this weekend.
Rescue swimmers from the Berkeley Fire Department pulled a 35-year-old woman from the San Francisco Bay on Thursday night, authorities report.
Although the worst of the current price surge seems to be over, the cost of the popular fruit has more than doubled since this time last year.