Berkeley Leaders Not Buying Alta Bates' Excuse For Planned Hospital ClosureSome Berkeley city leaders are expressing concern and outrage over plans to close Alta Bates Summit Hospital’s emergency department and acute care facility as early as 2018.
Massive Fin Whale Sculpture 'Pheena' Returns To Berkeley HomeA giant fiberglass fin whale sculpture made her way back to her home in the Berkeley hills on Tuesday.
Former UC Berkeley Law Dean Files Grievance With Disciplinary Committee Over Sex Harassment CaseThe former UC Berkeley law school dean who was disciplined for violating the university’s sexual harassment policies has filed a grievance with the faculty disciplinary committee.
Human Skull, Bones Discovered On Lawrence Berkeley Lab GroundsCrews clearing a drainage ditch at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab found a human skull and three human bones.
Berkeley Balcony Collapse Hearing In Sacramento Focuses On ContractorsA State Senate subcommittee took up the issue of the deadly Berkeley balcony collapse that claimed six lives last June.
Bay Area Bike Share Expanding Into East Bay With 1,500 BikesBay Area Bike Share is planning a major expansion that will eventually add 1,500 bikes and 117 stations in the East Bay.
Power Restored To Thousands Of East Bay ResidentsA transformer failure and fire at a PG&E substation in El Cerrito caused a massive power outage in the East Bay Monday that disrupted BART service and traffic signals in Berkeley, an El Cerrito fire battalion chief said.
Best Vintage Clothing Stores In The East BayA profile of five of the best and most popular vintage clothing stores in the East Bay.
Napolitano Won't Restrict Heated Political Rhetoric On UC CampusesUC President Janet Napolitano on Wednesday said all free speech is welcome on campus, even the recent cases of hate speech used in chalk political messages seen around campus.
Man Caught On Camera Opening Fire On Homeless Man In BerkeleySurveillance video released by Berkeley police today shows a shooting suspect at a downtown Berkeley car wash open fire on a homeless man across the street last week.
Baseball Bat Attack In Berkeley Leaves Victim Suffering Head WoundsA person suffered a head injury when someone hit them with a bat Sunday afternoon outside a liquor store in Berkeley, police said.
WATCH: Metallica’s Record Store Day Performance"We can't wait to celebrate Record Store Day while shaking up the East Bay old-school style."