Irish President Visits Berkeley, Remembers Balcony Collapse VictimsThe President of Ireland, Michael Higgins, came to Berkeley Wednesday to meet and thank emergency crews who responded to the collapse of an apartment balcony that killed five Irish students in June.
Irish President To Meet Berkeley Balcony Collapse First Responders In Bay Area VisitIreland’s President Michael Higgins has arrived in the Bay Area for a five-day visit that will include a stop in Berkeley to meet with emergency crews who responded to the collapse of an apartment balcony that killed five Irish students in June.
Woman Whose 21st Birthday Party Ended In Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Emerges From ComaThe 21-year-old woman who was celebrating her birthday with a group of friends when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley killing six people and injuring seven others, has come out of her coma and is no longer in critical condition.
Remains Of Berkeley Balcony Collapse Victims Flown To Ireland; Memorials Held In Bay Area, BostonRemains of 4 of the 5 Irish nationals who died when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley were flown to Ireland as weekend memorial services for the victims were held in Northern California and a Mass of Remembrance was announced for Monday in Boston.
Cousins Who Died In Berkeley Balcony Collapse Mourned At Memorial Service in CotatiAshley Donohoe, 22, the lone American among the dead and her cousin, 21-year-old Olivia Burke, were memorialized Saturday in a Catholic Mass in Cotati.
Hundreds Mourn Irish Students Killed In Berkeley Balcony Collapse At Oakland ChurchAbout 300 people, including some of their fellow Irish students, attended a somber Catholic Mass at Oakland’s cathedral for the six Irish students killed in a Berkeley balcony collapse.