Small Berkeley Business Retools Operations To Build PPE Face Shields For HospitalsA family-run company in Berkeley has changed their daily operations to help Bay Area hospitals by creating protective face shields for healthcare workers on the frontlines of the fight against coronavirus.
Berkeley Police: Alleged Shoplifter Arrested For Carrying Loaded Gun, Violating ProbationA man was charged by prosecutors Thursday on separate counts of carrying a loaded gun and carrying a loaded gun in public after being stopped by police for allegedly stealing from a Berkeley grocery store.
2 Arrested In Berkeley Hit-And-Run Crash; 3rd Suspect Flees From PoliceTwo people were arrested and a third was being sought after a hit-and-run crash in Berkeley, according to police and a published report.
East Bay Man Helps BART Riders Stay Clean With Free, Pop-Up Hand Washing TableAn East Bay man is operating a pop-up hand washing table, which he built himself, for commuters at the North Berkeley BART station so they can stay clean and combat coronavirus.
East Bay Woman Becomes Law Apprentice With Motivation From Lawyer Who Represented Her In Sex Assault CaseIt was an emotional reunion for a lawyer and her former client as they saw each other for the first time in ten years. Students Rising Above Scholar Donzah Pitre and Alameda County District Attorney Briggette Lowe wept as they embraced, recalling the dark time that brought them together,
UC Berkeley Creating Pop-up Coronavirus Diagnostic LabThe University of California at Berkeley said Monday that its Innovative Genomics Institute is creating a pop-up novel coronavirus diagnostic lab.
Husband, Wife Arrested In Road Rage Murder Of Driver In BerkeleyA married couple have been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a man in Berkeley, authorities said Friday.
Coronvirus Update: Berkeley's California Shakespeare Theater Cancels 2020 Season; Forced To Furlough EmployeesCalifornia Shakespeare Theater announced Friday it was canceling its 2020 season and furloughing 65 percent of its full-time employees due to safety concerns and financial hardship from the coronavirus pandemic.
Corner Stores Offer Essential Supplies During Coronavirus ShortagesBay Area residents still trying to replenish some elusive supplies during the COVID-19 outbreak may find their best bet for tracking them down is just around the corner from their house.
Berkeley Suspends Some Parking Enforcement Through April 7 During Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceMeters, residential permits and other parking enforcement rules have been suspended temporarily in Berkeley to limit the spread of COVID-19. Safety-related violation will still be enforced.
Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shooting On Chestnut Ave. In BerkeleyA 52-year-old Richmond man was arrested Saturday in connection with a fatal shooting in Berkeley on Friday, police said Sunday.
Caltrans To Pay $1.3M To Homeless Who Lost Belongings In 'Bag And Tag' CleanupsIn a first of its kind settlement, Caltrans has agreed to pay $1.3 million to homeless residents who lost their belongings during encampment cleanup operations.
Cal Grad Student Diagnosed With CoronavirusA University of California-Berkeley graduate student was confirmed Saturday to have contracted COVID-19 (coronavirus), who has self-isolated at their off-campus home.
Frightening Crash Closes Eastbound Lanes Of I-80 In BerkeleyCHP and paramedics are on the scene of a crash on eastbound I-80 between University Avenue and Gilman Street in Berkeley that closed several lanes for about 30 minutes, according to authorities.
Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Stabbing Elderly Man, Biting Witness In BerkeleyA 52-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder for allegedly stabbing a 74-year-old man in Berkeley and then biting a witness on Sunday night, police said.