Crews responded to a fire at the Berkeley Asphalt Company plant on Virginia Street on Friday morning.
Fans of Joseph Charles, who stood waving on a street corner for 30 years, carried on his legacy Thursday, when the Grove Park tennis courts were rededicated in his honor.
The latest phase of the years-long process to develop a long-range plan is on display through Friday.
Berkeley Police responded to the threat, which was scrawled in a boys' bathroom.
‘They went to school and never came home’: Students across Berkeley and U.S. demand end to gun violence
Soaked by the rain, hundreds of students at Berkeley High and elsewhere walked out of class and mourned for the young victims of mass shootings.
Events range from screenings of 'Hidden Figures' and vagina-shaped cookie decorating to a rally in the park after school on Thursday.
A planned partnership between the organization and BHS never materialized, and the district plans to repurpose the space for new programs next year.
Berkeley police are investigating whether the threat is credible, and will be stationed around the campus through the evening, said BHS Principal Erin Schweng in an email.
BUSD will assess school facilities and install more "Columbine locks," specialized PA systems and surveillance cameras.
The new Heyday book, by Berkeley native Oliver James, is part field guide, part coffee-table topper and part political call to action.
Cal is on track for a two-thirds reduction in its $150 million deficit by July. How was that progress made, and what challenges remain?