Elmwood

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

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

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,

Small Business Week may be postponed, but Berkeley businesses keep innovating

BERKELEYSIDE — As the federal government postpones Small Business Week (usually the first week in May) and Berkeley prepares to hunker down

Food Forward

Berkeley business innovations enable residents to spoil themselves while sheltering

BERKELEYSIDE — Eateries in Berkeley are finding creative solutions to build community and attract customers during the COVID-19 pandemic as

Casa de Chocolates

Latin flavors lie at the heart of Casa de Chocolates

BERKELEYSIDE — Two Latinas originally from L.A, with a shared passion for chocolate, Mexico, and social justice, are combining forces

Dream Fluff Donuts

Elmwood District Microguide

BRAVO YOUR CITY — Curated by Visit Berkeley

Tail of the Yak

Tail of the Yak

ATLAS OBSCURA — Many have trouble describing the Tail of the Yak, a shop in Berkeley, California. “It’s nearly impossible

The 4 best jewelry stores in Berkeley

HOODLINE — Shopping for jewelry items? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top jewelry spots around Berkeley, using both