The $30,000 donation will go a long way to pay for not just the park borders and benches the volunteers had hoped for but the entire park.
The house was built in 1896, according to city historical records, and has been home to four generations of Nielsens.
Cathy Harris’ Mary B. Poppin pop-up shop featuring 16 vendors will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
BART is seeking input on its plan to help Berkeley residents get to the Ashby and North Berkeley BART stations once housing is built on the parking lots.
The installation is like an elegantly written book that sheds light on the faces of Berkeley community members in the mural above.
The test, distributed by East Bay residents Alison Heller and Dean Shold, checks if the deadly opioid is laced in street drugs including cocaine, heroin and meth.
Tom Morabito, who has run the Claremont Day Nurseries in Berkeley, Kensington and Oakland for 45 years, says he is “too old” to continue doing so.
It was a welcomed political statement by some but reviled by others who think the board overstepped its boundaries.
She has spent 50 years molding and glazing porcelain collections.
Often referred to as a “weaver’s weaver,” the Berkeley fiber artist first learned her way around the loom while attending California College of the Arts and Crafts in the late 1940s. The show opens May 28.
The historic garden, which fell into disrepair, was restored to glory through various tax measures and the general fund.
The announcement came during a public meeting about Oakland and San Francisco airport noise.