What are your ideas about how to heal the divisions that are playing out in protests against systemic racism around the nation? How can Berkeleyside help?
The request came Sunday night as protests were happening simultaneously in a number of East Bay cities. The advisory was rescinded around 5 a.m.
A tour of gorgeous quilt art, conversations about theater over wine, sheltering music, singalongs around the campfire and scientists myth-busting COVID-19 — five events for your pleasure, all virtual, of course.
A May 18 order from Berkeley’s health officer permitting a broad range of people to return to workplaces also allows them to use child care or summer camps, both of which are required to use disease prevention guidelines
Berkeley’s tennis and pickleball courts have now reopened with new social distancing protocols that allow people, including those from different households, to play singles games.
In Alameda County, Latinx residents are disproportionately affected by COVID-19. Community groups say information and resources could be more accessible.
A photographic project by Claire Copeland, a junior at Berkeley High, sheds light on how her neighbors are coping with sheltering at home.
Many have turned to food for consolation during the pandemic. From custom chili to giant cinnamon rolls, readers shared what they’re enjoying making and eating while they shelter in place.
A live story time for the kids from Lawrence Hall of Science, a weekly bingo night with Josh Kornbluth and an online comedy improv class: just some of the cool things to occupy yourself right now.
California’s state flower and trees were the inspiration for the names of the chicks everybody — well, nearly everybody — loves to watch.
Berkeleyside reporter Orenstein joining the Oakland newsroom brings the total number of staff there to seven.
E. Kay Trimberger learned that nurture isn’t everything.
Bid for bird art in the Golden Gate Audubon Society’s Birdathon auction; ask about archeology; make Sicky Syrup from elder twigs; bring the California Academy of Sciences home; or hear the choir sing.