First elected in 1992, Maio has served more than 25 years, making her the longest-serving council member in Berkeley.
West Berkeley Investments recrafted its proposal to make 50% of the units affordable and to meet Berkeley's zoning laws. The project could be approved in 180 days.
Right-wing activists and white nationalists have protested outside the store, as well as inside, 10 times since September.
With 12 people now running to replace Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, developments in the race are fast and furious.
After weeks of blue skies and warm temperature, a cold front moved into the Bay Area, bringing rain and hail.
Berkeley police set up an undercover operation Saturday night to try to stop the laptop crime spree that has plagued local coffee shops. 26 computers have been stolen.
The City Council voted to prohibit city employees, including police officers, from spending city money to help the federal government crack down on cannabis businesses.
At 70, Townes founded the Berkeley Ecumenical Chaplaincy to the Homeless to bring Berkeley’s churches together to provide meals, shelter, and other services to homeless people.
After living outside of Old City Hall for around three months, the group of people experiencing homelessness were ousted Thursday morning.
An AC Transit bus collided with a car on Ashby Avenue on Thursday morning, and the car driver was killed, authorities report.
The amount is only a fraction of what Cal and Berkeley spent on police and other costs during a spate of often violent rallies in 2017.
Buffy Wicks, who has worked for both President Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton, has dwarfed her competitors by raising $520,124. The AD 15 race is one of the costliest so far.