On Dec. 19 the first vehicles moved through a southbound stretch of Shattuck Avenue in downtown Berkeley that became two-way for traffic that day — part of a broader reconfiguration of the area around where Shattuck meets University Avenue. Video by Mark Rhoades
After a vehicle hit a fire hydrant on San Pablo Avenue and Cedar Street around 2 p.m. on Oct. 25 a geyser of water emerged. Video by Cindy Kumano
Pascal Thundermint shared this video shot on Thursday Oct. 3, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. in the North Shattuck neighborhood. Crews are taking down the banners which use the name Gourmet Ghetto. The move follows a storm that erupted about the name prompted by a story first published on Berkeleyside.
Ural Dixon has been selling the San Francisco Chronicle at North Berkeley BART since 2007. Dwindling sales mean he will be out of a job after Friday. In this video story, commuters who appreciate his cheerful greetings and taste in music describe why they will miss him.
In the final episode of our five-part Edge Of Extinction video series we talk to experts about the impressive but endangered steelhead trout.
In the fourth of our five-part Edge Of Extinction video series, we meet the only owl that nests underground — the super-cute, but threatened burrowing owl.
In the third of our five-part Edge Of Extinction video series, we talk to experts about urban bees which are threatened by the use of chemicals, loss of habitat and the climate crisis.
In the second of our five-part Edge Of Extinction video series, we meet the salt marsh harvest mouse which lives on our shoreline, and has been on the endangered species list since 1970.