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Open-air dining brings revenue to restaurants and a festive spirit to streets

BERKELEYSIDE — A year and a half ago, the streets of Berkeley were unusually quiet, as people sheltered at home

What do delivery bots, faux pork and crowdfunding platforms have in common?

BERKELEYSIDE — A platform that democratizes startup venture funding. An educational tool that fights white men’s prevalence in STEM fields. 

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

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

FillGood BerkeleyHolidays gifts

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

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.

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

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,

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

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,