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A pedestrian suffered major injuries after being hit by a driver in a van on San Pablo Avenue on Thursday afternoon, police report.
The project would rise on the downtown Berkeley block where another developer planned an 18-story building.
Multiple wildfires are burning in Oregon and Northern California, causing smoke impacts throughout the state.
Enrollment in Berkeley Unified’s remote learning programs is at 1%, down from 34% in the spring.
The Black Women’s Blues Festival, produced by Berkeley singer Faye Carol, will include performances by Lady Bianca, Theresa Harris, Kito Kamili, Avotjca and more.