50 years ago Berkeley voluntarily integrated its schools. Even back then the district recognized that newly diverse classrooms demanded a diverse teaching force. In Part 3 of our deep dive we look at the situation today.
Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín hit the campaign trail last week to urge voters to support tax measures O and P to raise money for affordable housing and homeless services. He met with a tough crowd.
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The world's longest-running disability film festival, celebrations of Peter Tosh's birthday, songwriter David Berkeley, homelessness resources and, um, the first-ever blockchain-based music festival this weekend.
These inventive performers seized 2 beloved cultural touchstones, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and Star Wars, and warped the very fabric of the universe. They play Saturday in Berkeley.
The regulation is a stripped down version of previous proposals to also regulate sidewalk behavior.
Berkeley Unified made history by voluntarily integrating its schools 50 years ago this fall. In a special three-part series, Berkeleyside explores that history and its legacy in a very different present-day Berkeley.
More than two months after a neighborhood outcry over the fate of trees and plants in Berkeley's traffic circles, the city has not yet decided what role neighbors may play in tending them in the future.