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Listen up: Berkeleyside launches its first podcast series

Berkeleyside is thrilled to be making available to our readers, for free, the first five of what we hope will be many fascinating podcasts — just in time for holiday downtime listening (or when you want to tune out the in-laws!). Today we are launching the first five episodes of the Uncharted:Berkeley podcast series which together comprise […]

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Podcast: Ain’t nobody here but us chickens

Berkeleyside contributor John Rieger wanted to know what’s up with all the chickens in Berkeley. So he set out with Berkeleyside contributing photographer Nancy Rubin to find out what’s clucking. You can find all of Rieger and Rubin’s podcasts in our new podcast collection. We will be reprising all the Rieger-Rubin oeuvre over the next couple of weeks to […]

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Do Berkeley dog owners need to be put on a leash?

Berkeleyside contributor John Rieger today sets out to find out just how free our four-legged friends are in Berkeley. The wonderful photography is by Berkeleyside contributing photographer Nancy Rubin. Catch up with Rieger’s previous podcasts, which cover bumper stickers, rules of the road for cyclists (one of Berkeleyside’s most popular multimedia offerings last year), and holiday gifts, all with […]

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What exactly are Berkeley’s rules of the road for cyclists?

[powerpress] Berkeleyside’s second podcast examines the rules of the road — or lack of them — for cyclists in Berkeley. A contentious subject to be sure. John Rieger, who created today’s podcast, is an award-winning independent producer and former editor of the public radio series Beyond Computers. In his 30-year career in public radio, John, who lives […]