Firefighters quickly put out the flames, said BFD. Nobody was injured.
A town hall was dominated by Zoombomber issues, but staff also shared details about BUSD operations.
The incident occurred just two days after BUSD implemented its “distance learning” plan.
Garcia comes from Skyline College in San Bruno, and takes up the leadership role during a rocky time for the Peralta district.
One Berkeley woman’s 1918 letters to her husband reveal impacts of an influenza pandemic that feel quite familiar today.
Florists, hair stylists, housekeepers, retail workers, security guards and booksellers: they’re all in the same boat.
The new order will last until May 3.
Officials said more information will be available by Wednesday.
What happens when you combine a viral pandemic, an empty laboratory and a bunch of biologists who’ve been forced to put their regular work on pause?
BUSD released its highly anticipated “distance learning plan” Wednesday.
Berkeley schools are undergoing identity crises as they scramble to try to keep serving all their students.
The patient is recovering in isolation, but his experience is another indication that the novel coronavirus is spreading throughout Berkeley.
BUSD meals are available to anyone 18 or younger. Other groups are working to feed adults.
Parks were temporarily closed Tuesday but will reopen within the next day or two, said EBRPD.
The graduate students are forming a “digital picket,” refusing to teach online classes or provide grades.
The region-wide rules go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday and ban non-essential movement and business.