The Berkeley Marina is slated to receive an influx of cash following a successful lobbying campaign for a $15 million earmark from the state.
Philipson and her spouse, Petra Liljestrand, were among the first lesbian couples to have a child via donor insemination.
Renowned conductor Gustavo Dudamel’s Encuentros Orchestra stopped by Berkeley for its final show of the year last Thursday.
Budrick wrote a book about his experiences as one of Chez Panisse’s earliest employees. In his youth, he sang in the Army and sold fur coats from the back of a VW Bug.
In the 1980s, Mayer co-founded the nonprofit Resources for Community Development, which has provided homes for more than 5,000 people.
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Pete Engelhart has been crafting bells, bangers and clangers with distinct personalities since the mid-’70s. You’ve heard them in the music of the Grateful Dead and Led Zeppelin and in the soundtracks of ‘Wall-E’ and ‘Tenet.’
There were a lot of hoops to go through to become a substitute — and it was worth it.
The park has ongoing support from a diverse group of well-respected community members who are not extremists or young idealists.
This would allow children to build social and other academic skills while caregivers could focus on their work.
Berkeley is now the only city in the region that has adopted certain restrictions on police conducting searches of individuals who have been convicted of violent offenses.