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The school district now “strongly encourages” law enforcement not to question or arrest students on campus when investigating a crime that occurred elsewhere.
Spicy “salami,” juicy “lamb” burgers and crispy fried “chicken” were among the options at the 3rd annual Bizerkeley Food Festival.
The Ellis family salvaged and sold metal, beds and Mickey Mouse memorabilia at the waterfront landfill — now the site of Cesar Chavez Park. Hear their stories, and other tales from the dump.
A running list of restaurants that have recently closed in Berkeley, Oakland and beyond.
Will Bernard, a Berkeley High alum long based in Brooklyn, released the album ‘Sky’ last week with clarinetist and vocalist Beth Custer, a longtime creative foil who inspires his most telegraphic lyricism.
The Planning Commission endorsed a proposal to allow 12-story buildings on the north end of Telegraph Avenue. It’s now on to the City Council.
Other events include a Death Cafe at the Berkeley Library and performances of King Lear and Kinky Boots.