It’s not easy to determine if homelessness is a contributing factor to someone’s death, but living on the streets leads to a shorter lifespan for Americans.
Police said the suspect has many felony convictions.
New laws on using plastic foodware, disposable cups, natural gas and lobbying go into effect in 2020
Three new laws will shape how Berkeley residents eat, build and influence lawmaking.
Library officials want people to fill out a survey so they can figure out which kitchen items to offer.
Escape the cumulative exhaustion of national and global politics and indulge in some good reads. What books did you enjoy this year?
Public campaign financing in 2018 reduced influence of large donors, enticed more people to run, report shows
Incumbency and fundraising ability still mattered as the two sitting council members won reelection. However public financing allowed candidates to spend more time talking to constituents.
The man has not yet been identified, but no foul play is suspected.
The new Oakland journalism platform will be headed by Tasneem Raja, a trailblazer in nonprofit and community-led journalism. The effort has secured initial funding of $3.1 million.
When Thafir Elzofri was a young student, he was mentored and supported by Berkeley programs. He is repaying the kindness by working for Teach for America.
Two people have been killed in 2019 while crossing the street; about 89 have been injured.
The fire also heavily damaged Dorothée Mitrani's home.
David Hirata has changed the name and says he deeply regrets the pain he has caused.
The homeowner told fire officials he put a cleaned pot on a stove to dry and then forgot about it. But friends say he misspoke.
Buyers of Pacific Steel Casting ‘looted’ its assets, made ‘insider deals,’ according to bankruptcy trustee
The Speyside Fund and Speyside Equity, among others, should return the $14.5 million it took in distributions so the money can go to pay worker pension funds and other debts, a legal filing contends.
Mendonca sits on the Housing Advisory Commission, has been homeless herself and currently resides in Section 8 housing.