Tag: Berkeley

Police Officer Fired For CVS Shooting

CALIFORNIA—A Berkeley police officer was fired on March 15, 2021 for an incident that took place on July 30, 2020, which was a shooting...

San Francisco-born Photorealist Dies At 88

SAN FRANCISCO—Robert Bechtle, San Francisco-born photorealist, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 24, at age 88. Bechtle picked everyday life and the world as his...

Trattoria La Siciliana Will Be Merged With Agrodolce

BERKELEY — On Wednesday, September 30, 2020, Italian Trattoria La Siciliana will be closed and merge with Agrodolce in North Berkeley. Agrodolce’s website states: “From the...

Poor Air Quality In Berkeley, Should Prepare For Outage

BERKELEY—On Wednesday, August 19, the city of Berkeley announced a warning of poor air quality due to smoke from wildfires around the Bay Area....

Berkeley Unified School District Offering Free Meals For Students

BERKELEY—On Thursday, August 13, the Berkeley Unified School District announced they would offer nutritious meals for free and reduced-prices for lower-income families. “Berkeley Unified School...

The Berkeley City Council Considers Penalties Regarding Coronavirus

BERKELEY—On May 25, 2020, Berkeley city officials discussed initiatives to fight against the current rise in COVID-19 cases. The data shows over the past two...

Free COVID-19 Testing Kiosk In San Pablo Park

BERKELEY—On Tuesday, July 28, Berkeley Public Health announced the creation of a free COVID-19 testing kiosk in San Pablo Park. It will be open...

Berkeley Passes Roadmap To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

BERKELEY—The city of Berkeley passed The Electric Mobility Roadmap at a City Council meeting on July 21, 2020. The roadmap's goal is to build...

UC Botanical Garden At Berkeley Reopens

CALIFORNIA—On Tuesday, July 14, the University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley (UCBG) reopened its doors to welcome their members back. According to a statement...

Two People Stabbed On BART Escalator In Berkeley

BERKELEY—Two people were stabbed on an escalator at the downtown Berkeley BART station on Tuesday, August 6, resulting in both victims being hospitalized.  The stabbing...
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