The city of Berkeley has installed 17 surveillance cameras in San Pablo Park in response to security concerns following shootings and other activity at the park in the recent past.
Two large trees collapsed overnight in North Berkeley during Tuesday's storm. There were no reported injuries. See dramatic photos shared by readers.
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.
In response to a significant community outcry, the city has taken a step back from a plan to remove "any and all trees" from the 60 or so traffic circles in Berkeley.
A week after announcing plans to build 1K student units in People's Park, Carol Christ said she will push to build on 9 other sites too, and released renderings of the park plans.
The university may build 700 units for students, as well as 100 units for people experiencing homelessness. There would still be a park, although it would be smaller.
Berkeley voters may have a chance in November to approve a bond measure to help pay for affordable and workforce housing, according to new survey results released by the city.
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.
William Turner is facing new charges this month after police say he grabbed two boys, ages 12 and 14, and asked them for "weed" as they walked to school, according to police.
A 37-year-old man who's had repeated run-ins with Berkeley parents over the past year is back in jail after asking for "some Girl Scouts" Tuesday at the YWCA and skipping court.
A man who pulled down his pants after telling a woman they'd have sex says he'll take a bus home to Iowa. His trial ended in a hung jury.
Community members may be able to weigh in on the future of the Berkeley pier as soon as January, city staff reports.
Many readers have wondered this week why downtown Berkeley's Civic Center Park was suddenly fenced off Monday. The answer? Improvements are coming.