Lee, a refugee from Shanghai, hung out with Maya Angelou and was crowned Miss Chinatown before winning a 1973 City Council election.
Lee is waging a competitive, well-funded campaign despite failing to win the backing of the teachers union. As a result, teachers are putting money down to support their endorsed candidates.
Police say the 28-year-old suspect was caught on surveillance video stealing a different catalytic converter in Berkeley earlier in the day.
Pie Society now has a sliver of outdoor dining, so you can sit down with a slice of pie and mug of coffee.
Berkeley Rep launches new season by welcoming director Emma Rice’s bold reimagining of the gothic masterpiece for its West Coast premiere.