The historic garden, which fell into disrepair, was restored to glory through various tax measures and the general fund.
Dry, gusty conditions are combining to increase wildfire risk in the Berkeley and East Bay hills.
Drought is the likely culprit in the first die-back pattern researchers have seen in the Bay Area.
The trembler had a quake depth of about 3.4 miles.
The Bay Area is experiencing the second-driest year in the water district’s history.
While its lovely blooms and heavenly scent are always a splendid mood booster, wisteria is particularly welcome this year as we spy light at the end of the pandemic tunnel.
The public has until April 9 to give feedback on giving two playgrounds a facelift and installing native gardens.
During the pandemic, many of us have turned to Charles Fleming’s book about the old Key Route stairways and relished the adventures they offer in numbing times.
The plan is for a fully accessible camp to reopen in 2022, its 100th anniversary.