A group of pre-schoolers from Claremont Day Nursery marked Chinese New Year today with a procession up Claremont Avenue in Berkeley. Dressed in red, and led by a teacher sporting a dragon head, the kids made for an adorable sight. This year Chinese New Year began on Feburary 3 and it is the year of the rabbit.

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...