Jon Balderston is Quirky Berkeley personified. He is self-effacing and funny. He is unceasingly creative. He is a Son of Berkeley to make us proud of who we are and of our values.
Before World War II, Berkeley had a thriving community of 1,300 Japanese and Japanese-Americans.
More than 5,000 customers in South Berkeley and North Oakland were affected by a power outage on Saturday night.
Shortly before 8 p.m. on Friday California Highway Patrol responded to a collision involving a pedestrian on I-80 eastbound near Gilman Street.
Wondrous photos from polar regions, home movie celebrations, an 88-year-old jazz master and more.