Preparation advice, evacuation guidance and answers to your questions about air quality, power outages and defending your property.
Attendance at a local company’s chaperoned Sunday swim from the Berkeley Marina has quadrupled since 2018. And while Homer might chase you, he probably won’t bite.
It’s not yet common, but in high-risk fire neighborhoods, Berkeley Hills residents may find that keeping their home insurance depends on how well their neighbors prune their property.
The Red Flag Warning due to low humidity and windy conditions will be in place Sunday evening through Monday evening.
During the six-month “Jordan Fire Trail Improvement” project, the trail will be closed, except on Sundays, according to the university.
Buildings have burned and been crushed by snow but there has never been a threat as large as the Caldor Fire.
“The fire has crested over the hill and is coming down towards the camp,” the city’s parks director said Monday afternoon.
The runoff caused a milky hue due to natural sediment flowing into the streambed.
Teachers are quitting and parents are pulling their kids from a private Berkeley music school after the principal was fired in connection with a fill-in-the-blank vocabulary test involving crustacean jokes.
An air quality advisory has been issued for smoke from Northern California wildfires.