Berkeley High student dies after shooting A tragic story of a young Berkeley student who shot his 14-year-old friend Larry Malik Grayson in the head. Malik (pictured above) died this week.
Election 2010: Liveblogging the results Stationed at Alameda’s Registrar of Voters HQ on election night, Berkeleyside provided minute-by-minute coverage of the results as they came in — and plenty of you let us know you were loving it.
$3.8 million to plan for smart parking in Berkeley The city is awarded a substantial sum to look at ways of making parking more efficient. Key to the success of any plan is getting more Berkeleyans out of their cars.
Berkeley police make second arrest in murder A member of Berkeley’s notorious Waterfront Gang is arrested in connection with a brutal slaying at 8.45 in the morning on Sacramento Street last week.
Memorial to Zachary Cruz: A note from his father After we wrote about his memorial being decorated by a stealth knitter, the father of a little boy killed on a crosswalk in 2009 wrote in.

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...