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Posted inHousing & Development

Thursday: Groundbreaking for new Dwight Way project

A 99-unit, 6-story building planned in downtown Berkeley is kicking off construction in earnest with a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday afternoon. Demolition began last summer at 2121 Dwight Way, at Shattuck Avenue. Since then, the project has changed hands and promises a wide range of amenities to renters, such as high-quality kitchens, pet-friendly features, shuffleboard and […]

Posted inBusiness, Community

Much loved Berkeley nursery closes doors after 30 years

Last Saturday, the Yabusaki family shut the doors of the Dwight Way Nursery for the final time after 30 years of serving the Berkeley community. Kenneth Yabusaki made the decision to close the business following the untimely death of his sister Emi Yabusaki from cancer in late April. The space at 1001 Dwight Way in West Berkeley has been a nursery since […]