Berkeley will no longer funnel messages from AC Alert to Nixle to prevent redundant messages and confusion, the city announced.
Issues with mobility, hearing, vision, frailty and intellectual or developmental disabilities make emergency preparedness more challenging. Preparation can help and may save lives.
The Moraga-Orinda Fire District has cited the East Bay Regional Park District for code violations, but does it have authority to do so?
Bay Area fire officials and weather experts say getting residents to take the alerts seriously is an ongoing challenge — and has never been so important.
Berkeleyside announces the winner of its first ever wildfire preparation photo contest.
Submissions are due Monday. Snap a picture of your ‘go bag’ and tell us how you chose to pack it.
We’re looking for emergency supply kits packed safely, smartly and, if it’s your style, with a hint of creativity or even humor. Winner gets a free air purifier.