A compendium of art work by South Berkeley native Héctor Muñoz-Guzmán and a book tracing the influence of Berkeley’s Nisei Japanese community on American Buddhism are among the new books with Berkeley connections.
Design Within Reach has opened the brand’s first ever outdoor showroom in the former HAY space, while Nike has opened a wellness concept store next door. Catch up on this and other Berkeley retail and small business news.
More Berkeley residents will be able to reduce, reuse and recycle with the opening of the city’s second refill shop, on Vine Street.
H. W. McKevitt’s auto company was once a popular Volvo dealership and then a purveyor of Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Alfa Romeo and Fiat.
Lucy Jane Bledsoe talked with Berkeleyside about her seventh novel, ‘Tell the Rest.’
Plus, a new scented candle store and a Berkeley wellness coach with Dissociative Identity looking to help others. Catch up on Berkeley retail and small business news.
Lots of housing projects, a preference for contemporary architecture and outdoor communal spaces are some of the trends observed in the projects that won an award from Berkeley Design Advocates.
He strikes a balance between the needs of animals and the public. Feeding is allowed; just don’t pet Jack Rabbit.
Customers who read about the closing sale on Berkeleyside helped Siamese Dream stay in business. Catch up on this and other Berkeley retail and small business news.
Opened in 1972, the shop is full of Tibetan ikats, Czech headdresses, Japanese paper surprise balls and the ambient cooing sounds of the store’s two white doves, Bianca and Zephyr.
Ken Washington, a passionate golfer from Berkeley, founded Golf Lessons Delivered to get underrepresented communities involved in the sport.
A little chardonnay with your feature presentation? Berkeley’s last remaining commercial movie theater, the Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, bets on a beer-and-wine license to lure back movie-goers.