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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

Celebrating 50 years of Chez Panisse with Alice Waters

KCRW — Nobody put a farmer’s name on a menu or invited them to the table before Alice Waters. In

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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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,

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

ACCI Gallery molds connection between artists and their community

BERKELEYSIDE — For over 60 years, the Arts and Crafts Cooperative, known as the “Gallery,” has found a home in