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West Berkeley Project a step closer to being adopted

The West Berkeley plan was under discussion again Tuesday, and will have a final vote on June 12. Photo: Tracey Taylor The Berkeley City Council Tuesday night moved the controversial West Berkeley Project one step further towards adoption when it approved a series of amendments and modifications designed to mollify critics. The  entire plan will come before the […]

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Community examines state of Berkeley’s Latino residents

Dolores Huerta, co-founder with Cesar Chavez of UFW (right), watches Berkeley’s High’s Aztec Dancers on Thursday night. Photo: Judith Scherr Dolores Huerta, co-founder with Cesar Chavez of UFW (right), watches Berkeley’s High’s Aztec Dancers on Thursday night. Photo: Judith Scherr By Judith Scherr Berkeley’s Latino community and allies came together Thursday evening to celebrate the 50-year […]