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The Berkeleyside team is ambitious but small: We need the community’s help to stay informed. We value reader input and do our best to respond to all community queries and ideas in a timely manner.

Send general tips and press releases to

Send public safety tips and questions to or text 510-459-8325 with time-sensitive news. Photographs and video are always appreciated.

If you would like to report an error, pitch a story, or have other ideas, email

Submit op-eds to Full guidelines appear here.

To submit an obituary — which we publish at no cost — email with text and at least one photograph.

Email Berkeleyside editorial staff:

Lance Knobel, co-founder:
Tracey Taylor, co-founder:
Frances Dinkelspiel, co-founder:
Emilie Raguso, senior reporter:
Natalie Orenstein, reporter:
Sarah Han, Nosh editor:

Call Berkeleyside: 510-671-0380 (We aim to respond as quickly as possible.)

Berkeleyside address: Berkeleyside Inc., c/o WeWork, 2120 University Avenue, Berkeley CA 94704

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