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Berkeleyans have donated over $5.4 million to the two presidential campaigns, 98.5% of which is to one candidate, and over half of which has come from two of the city’s zip codes.
Chef Leilani Baugh returns to her childhood neighborhood with her signature Southern-Asian comfort food, a diversity of wines and a strong Oakland spirit and hustle.
Because of Proposition 13, one house on a block might pay $28,000 in property taxes while a similar home only pays $6,000.
Bernadette, an inspiring teacher to her King Middle School students, a counsellor to many and a fan of the ballet and books, took joy in simple moments and was much loved.