Mark Bulwinkle on Hannah Street, Oakland. Photo: John Storey For more than 40 years, Mark Bulwinkle has lived life on his own terms, doing what he wants to do every day with a unique artistic vision, a welder’s torch, and a Yankee work ethic. His art, especially his cut-steel sculptures, add a genius quirkiness to […]
The It List: Five things to do in Berkeley this weekend
The David Brower Center is the site of a series of panel discussions on the California drought on Friday. Photo: David Brower Center RESOURCES ROUNDTABLE California has been quite dry this year — but Friday’s roundtable on the drought will be anything but. The Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative is hosting its annual day of panel […]
Shop Talk: The ins and outs of Berkeley businesses
The new façade of West Berkeley Fencing Club at 1111 Addison St. Photo: Emilie Raguso WEST BERKELEY FENCING CLUB The renovation of the former Freight & Salvage space at 1111 Addison St. (at San Pablo) is now complete and the West Berkeley Fencing Club has launched a new schedule of classes this month. The club, which was […]
Rasputin to sell organic ice cream on Telegraph
Rasputin Music won a permit to serve ice cream, but not out of a take-out window on Channing Way, the Berkeley City Council ruled Tuesday night.
Cream vs. Dream: Telegraph Ave. ice cream face-off
The owners of Cream ice cream shop on Telegraph have asked Berkeley officials to block a proposal for an ice cream take-out window called Dream right across the street.