A gunfire investigation in Berkeley earlier this month led to the discovery this week of a weapons cache at a Southside home, authorities report.
Man shouting about ‘wrath of God’ arrested during fraternity break-in
Residents locked themselves in their rooms while they waited for police to arrive. The man was ultimately arrested on suspicion of burglary and sent for a psychiatric evaulation.
Police: Southside fight with trespassing skateboarders sends 1 to hospital
A fight broke out Wednesday in the Southside neighborhood between skateboarders and local residents, sending one person to the hospital, police said.
Berkeley hot dog vendor incident now under investigation
UC Berkeley has launched an investigation into what led a campus police officer to ticket an unlicensed hot dog vendor Saturday and confiscate $60 from his wallet as evidence.
University of California police ‘looking into’ viral hot dog vendor video
Video posted online of a UCPD officer in Berkeley who ticketed a hot dog vendor — and took money from his wallet as evidence — has prompted an outpouring of support and outrage.
‘Sanctuary restaurant’ Ba-Bite in Oakland is vandalized
The owners of Ba-Bite on Piedmont Avenue believe the vandalism may be related to the fact they have a “Sanctuary restaurant” sign in their window.
Oakland’s Timeless Coffee reopens after expansion
The popular vegan coffee shop on Piedmont Avenue has now doubled in size and will expand its bakery items over the coming months.
UC Berkeley student arrested after fraternity rape report
Police arrested a 20-year-old Cal student on suspicion of rape in connection with a case from earlier this year reported to have taken place at a fraternity party. The DA’s office announced Friday afternoon it would not file charges.
Wood Tavern owners taking over Bay Wolf space
Rich and Rebekah Wood say they plan to open a new restaurant in the Bay Wolf space, hopefully by summer 2016.
Peruvian rotisserie chicken shines at Mistura
Beautifully bronzed Peruvian rotisserie chickens are one of many delicious dishes at Piedmont Avenue’s new Mistura restaurant.
Oakland’s Bay Wolf restaurant closing after 40 years
Bay Wolf opened three years after Chez Panisse, and both have well-earned reputations for consistently putting fresh, delicious, seasonal food on the plates of a loyal clientele for more than four decades.
First impressions: KronnerBurger on Piedmont Ave.
KronnerBurger is now open for business on Oakland’s Piedmont Avenue. We bring you our first impressions of chef Chris Kronner’s signature burger.