Income, politics and systemic racism in health care are all factors, experts say.
Dry, gusty conditions are combining to increase wildfire risk in the Berkeley and East Bay hills.
No appointment is needed for a one- or two-shot COVID-19 vaccine at the Bayer site in West Berkeley. Drop-ins are also open at Golden Gate Fields.
The move puts the city in alignment with the new guidelines by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Seventy percent of Berkeley residents have had one dose and over 45% of those who are eligible are fully vaccinated.
Dorothy Day House will operate the emergency city homeless shelter from July 1 until September 2022.
The Bay Area is experiencing the second-driest year in the water district’s history.
Lyles was inspired by Bay Area hip-hop music and hoped to be a producer.
Thousands of Berkeley high school students and community members organized protests in response to George Floyd’s killing last summer.
No residents or firefighters were injured but several people were displaced from the home, which is no longer fit to live in.
The BESS ran from November to April this year, and remained open 24 hours a day with reduced capacity.
The Johnson & Johnson vaccine has less than a one in a million chance of severe side effects, but the city is pausing its administration out of an abundance of caution.
This makes the fourth reported armed robbery of a bike in the hills in recent weeks, in addition to at least one other attempted armed robbery.
The man was found unresponsive and later determined to be dead by the Berkeley Fire Department.
The man was found dead on Saturday morning and has not yet been identified by the Alameda County coroner’s office.
While the accessory dwelling unit is legal, these South Berkeley tenants are upset they were not informed it was coming.