Wealthier neighborhoods are leafier and hence healthier, but a new tree-planting program is on the way.
This is the falcons’ fifth breeding season at the top of the Campanile. There will likely be three more eggs laid over the next several days.
Charles Herring has raised hundreds of succulents over the years, but some residents believe they are attracting mice and want them gone.
Sarah Shaffer, the camp’s founder and director, described the painful decision to file for personal bankruptcy and close down.
They include the once bustling scene on Telegraph Avenue, a sign in a pool hall, Totland, Berkeley Iceland, Lake Anza and, of course, the Codornices slide.
The City Council approved the naming of four pedestrian paths in honor of the founders of Berkeley Path Wanderers Association.
They include the now-closed pier, the UC Berkeley eucalyptus grove and the tunnel between Codornices Park and the Rose Garden.
Winds reached 40-50 mph Monday night and Tuesday morning, with stronger gusts in the hills.
After years of opposition and lawsuits, Cal has succeeded in cutting down eucalyptus trees near campus.
A magnitude 3.8 earthquake shook Berkeley on Thursday morning, according to preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey.
Nature played it both ways in 2020. Devastating wildfires were distressing, but the great outdoors also provided a balm for the anxieties wrought by a challenging year.
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is issuing a spare the air alert for Saturday because of pollution from wood burning, hitting a new record with 50 alerts in 2020.