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Berkeley curators and crafters keep the city’s creative energy alive

BERKELEYSIDE — This year’s holiday show at Fourth Street Fine Art is aptly named: “Home Is Where the Art Is.” The collection

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The Best Bagels Are in California (Sorry, New York)

NEW YORK TIMES — The bagels at Boichik Bagels have the look of Labrador puppies curled up for afternoon naps: soft and

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This Berkeley ‘wonderland’ of a shop imagines a second life for trash, as art

BERKELEYSIDE — Reuse Arts and Crafts is a small storefront, easy to miss while driving down San Pablo Avenue. But

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Connection and craft enable Berkeley women entrepreneurs to flourish during the pandemic

BERKELEYSIDE — The end of November typically marks the beginning of holiday season, when cheerful, wintery tunes play on repeat

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Loyal customers have kept this 70-year-old Berkeley stationery store going

BERKELEYSIDE — One month into shelter in place, I was shocked to stumble upon an open store on Solano Avenue.

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Healthy foods made in Berkeley build immunity — and community

BERKELEYSIDE — Eat real food. The advice is simple, and it’s become more important than ever as people work to

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Berkeley childcare providers find solutions, enable human interaction in time of isolation

BERKELEYSIDE — On a recent August morning, a parent dropped off her child at Aquatic Park School in West Berkeley. Susan Stevenson,

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Cal’s favorite fried chicken sandwich maker is uplifted by students’ support

BERKELEYSIDE — After undergoing two surgeries and facing eight months of chemotherapy ahead of her, Bernadine “Pinky” Sewell, founder of Pinky

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Berkeley residents are a generous bunch: The city ranked 7th in GoFundMe’s list of most-giving cities

BERKELEYSIDE — A local bookstore, locally made COVID-19 face shields, and local cinema pulled at Berkeley’s heartstrings this last year,

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Meet people who are driving inclusion at a major Berkeley employer

BERKELEYSIDE — Growing up, Jacqueline Minas decided to bet on herself. As a Mexican-Armenian-American woman, there were a lot of