Candidates each had one minute to answer questions on a range of topics, from housing and crime to homelessness and animal rights.
The reason African Americans and other minorities mostly live in South and West Berkeley can be traced back to government-supported racist housing practices.
Now that the Ninth Street shelter has closed, homeless people are alternating between two properties. Seniors at the North Berkeley Senior Center are adapting to the situation.
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Mendez, the child at the center of the case that desegregated California schools, told students her story.
Two council members and the mayor are asking the city to limit the amount and type of arrest information released to the public. First Amendment experts say it’s a slippery slope.
The pool was shut down last week after broken equipment fed too much chlorine into the water and caused bad physical reactions.
Peter Williams, the program director, is diversifying the type of music being performed beyond Americana. He has tapped into the Bay Area’s deep pool of Afro-Caribbean music.
Want to relax on a comfortable chair or couch and browse the internet? Need a laptop to use? A new space in the library’s Central Branch provides that, and more.