Relatives and friends of four sisters who were on vacation in Berkeley when a Tesla crashed into their car, killing one woman and putting another in critical condition, have launched two fundraisers to help.
Crash kills North Hollywood woman, leaves her sister in critical condition
One woman has died and her sister is in critical condition after a 22-year-old man driving a Tesla crashed into multiple vehicles in downtown Berkeley late Friday night, authorities report.
Construction on Telegraph Avenue lot, vacant for 30 years, is step closer
The owner, Ken Sarachan, has enlisted a developer and a sign announcing construction has gone up on the property at Telegraph Avenue and Haste Street.
Berkeley zoning board approves new 6-story building
The zoning board has approved 50 new units with frontage on Durant and Bancroft. Image: Kahn Design Associates The zoning board has approved 50 new units with frontage on Durant and Bancroft. Image: Kahn Design Associates A small clapboard house on Durant Avenue and surface parking lot on Bancroft Way in Berkeley are set to be replaced by a 6-story […]
2-alarm fire strikes Berkeley home by animal hospital
Smoke billows from a house fire on Haste Street in Berkeley between Shattuck and Fulton. Photo: Michael Burkhartsmeyer Authorities are responding to a house fire on Haste Street in Berkeley, between Fulton Street and Shattuck Avenue. The Berkeley Police Department has closed the road between Ellsworth Street and Shattuck and is asking people to avoid the […]
UC Berkeley student charged after alleged sexual assault on fraternity brother
The Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity house, at Piedmont Avenue and Haste Street, at UC Berkeley. Image: Google maps A UC Berkeley student has been charged with two felony counts after police say he sexually assaulted a fraternity brother at their Southside Berkeley home Friday. Berkeley Police Officer Kenneth Tu wrote in court papers that 21-year-old Jordan Schaer […]