Prius owners throughout Berkeley have tried to start their cars only to be greeted with a thunderous roar and a nonfunctional car.
Officials hope a new law will help keep popular, dangerous products out of kids' hands.
"We're looking at hundreds and hundreds of hours of all my material," said the founder of Frame of Mind Films.
In 2017, Berkeley made it illegal to discriminate against tenants who use housing vouchers. So why are there still so many Craigslist ads flouting that law?
Starting this fall, some unhoused people in Berkeley could spend every day and night in one downtown Berkeley basement without missing a meal, a shower or a full night's sleep.
The city is moving ahead with plans for a "safe parking" site for RVs — including by asking the state if it could be located at the waterfront.
The City Council is set to vote on terms for a two-week RV parking permit and to pursue a three-month "safe parking" site. Officials had previously proposed the marina for the location, but have recently reversed course.
BUSD's number-two administrator is Alameda Unified's new superintendent.
Several hundred people came to Civic Center Park to protest after reports of conditions in children's facilities raised alarm.
UC Berkeley Chancellor Carol Christ has called for an "outside review" into the actions of university police, after officers detained two black children last week.
The property has hosted everything from a mattress store to an overflowing artist warehouse. Now, as its owners prepare to sell the site, its future is in question.
Online reports that an ICE agent was seeking student information had people concerned Monday.
Starting Saturday, you'll have to dial the area code for all local calls.
The district meals are in addition to existing city-run programs. Will kids show up?
Berkeley Unified is famous for its lunch program, but kids are coming home from school with barely eaten sandwiches and tales of scarfing down food, sometimes in as little as five to 10 minutes.
After a months-long saga, the school board denied REALM's application to merge with an online charter system, then revoked the school's charter.