Berkeley Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. 5 Bay Area events to check out this weekend, March 12-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | SFGate

    The keen dark-comic team is back: Steven Epp returns to Berkeley Rep, playing the title role in MoliA re's "Tartuffe" under the direction of Dominique Serrand. Tracie Collins' "Cold Piece of Werk," featuring Jsun Jasper as Cash and Majesty-Pearl Scott as Midnight, is about sex trafficking in East Oakland.

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  2. Overturned big-rig trailer snarls westbound I-80 in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | SFGate

    A disabled tractor trailer spilled its cargo on I-80 Westbound west of University Ave in Berkeley. CHP estimates the right lane will remain closed until 10 AM.

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  3. Bay Area theater openings, March 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | SFGate

    Infinite Monkey Cage: Physicist Brian Cox and comedian Robin Ince lead probing and comic talks with guest scientists in the live stage version of their popular BBC radio show and podcast. Friday, March 13. Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, 3301 Lyon St., S.F. 746-1799.

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  4. BART tests canopy over Oakland station entryRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | SFGate

    People stand on the frosted glass roof of the new canopy over the 19th Street BART Station entrance at 20th and Broadway streets in Oakland. District 4 BART Director Robert Raburn talks about the design concepts and features of the new canopy over 19th Street Station entrance at 20th and Broadway streets in Oakland during an unveiling ceremony.

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  5. Fixing Bay Bridge tower's lean put crucial rods at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | SFGate

    A crane removes a section of steel girder sliced from the old Bay Bridge span as demolition work continues in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, March 5, 2015.

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  6. Berkeley elementary school kids try for Einstein world recordRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | SFGate

    Eighth-grader Kyra Teigen makes sure her mustache is OK as she and classmates in Berkeley try to break a Guinness world record. Student pretend to play violins as 319 elementary school kids at Black Pine Circle School wear wigs and mustaches to break a Guinness Book of World Records.

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  7. Ceasfire raids tied to East Oakland violence net 16 arrestsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | SFGate

    Oakland Police Sean Whent, Mayor Libby Schaaf and other local and state leaders announce the arrests of 16 alleged members of two rival gangs. At least 16 members of two rival East Oakland gangs were arrested Thursday during coordinated raids aimed at stemming the bloodshed from gun violence, authorities said.

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  8. Graphic novel 'Intergalactic Nemesis' invades the stageRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | SFGate

    Jason Neulander's graphic novel "The Intergalactic Nemesis, Book Two: Robot Planet Rising" will be performed at Zellerbach Hall at UC Berkeley on Friday, March 6. Jason Neulander's graphic novel "The Intergalactic Nemesis, Book Two: Robot Planet Rising" will be performed at Zellerbach Hall at UC Berkeley on Friday, March 6. On Robonovia, the robot planet, Molly Sloan and Timmy Mendez desperately search for the missing commander El-Bee-Dee-Oh. Will Soviet spy Natasha Zorokov foil their plan? Will the destruction of Robonovia mean the end of planet Earth? Tune in to "Intergalactic Nemesis, Book Two: Robot Planet Rising" to find out answers to all of this and more.

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  9. Former New York Philharmonic concertmaster switches coastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | SFGate

    Concertmaster Glenn Dicterow plays with the New York Philharmonic. He will lead the New Century Chamber Orchestra in several concerts throughout the Bay Area, beginning Thursday, March 5, in Berkeley.

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  10. Oaklanda s median home price is half San Franciscoa sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | SFGate

    Despite the run up in Oakland's home prices over the last year, the East Bay city still has a median house price that is half San Francisco's median, according to a new survey from Paragon Real Estate . Paragon found that between mid-August 2014 and mid-February 2015, Oakland's median house price was $520K, versus $1.1 million in San Francisco.

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  11. Quiz: Looking at the different 4-star styles of Quince andRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | SFGate

    The Bay Area has just nine four-star restaurants, the highest rating given by The Chronicle - Chez Panisse in Berkeley; Benu, Coi, La Folie, Saison and Quince; all in San Francisco; the Restaurant at Meadowood in St. Helena; The French Laundry in Yountville ; and Manresa in Los Gatos.

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  12. 2 more arrested in Berkeley slaying over pot dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | SFGate

    Two more suspects have been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a paraplegic in Berkeley during a botched medical marijuana deal, bringing to four the number of people in custody, authorities said Friday. Khalil Phanor , 18, of San Leandro, was arrested Thursday night at an apartment complex in Everett, Wash., by several local task forces, with the help of the U.S. Marshals Service and the FBI.

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  13. Police arrest 2 more in Berkeley homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | SFGate

    BERKELEYSIDE: Authorities have arrested two more men tied to the shooting in West Berkeley that killed 36-year-old Kamahl Middleton of El Sobrante in December. Authorities tracked down one of the men - 18-year-old Khalil Leroy Phanor of San Leandro - in Washington state, and arrested him Thursday.

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  14. Farm-to-table marijuana startup launches with posh Berkeley partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | SFGate

    Courtnie Ross orders a drink at a Great Gatsby-themed party hosted by Flow Kana in the Berkeley hills on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. Flow Kana is a San Francisco-based startup that hopes to give consumers a "farm-to-table" experience for "connoisseur grade" cannabis.

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  15. Pedestrian injured in Berkeley crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | SFGate

    BERKELEYSIDE: A pedestrian was taken to Highland Hospital after a vehicle struck her in South Berkeley at about 7:45 p.m., according to a scanner audio recording reviewed by Berkeleyside. Authorities received a call that a female, who was unconscious with a possible head and leg injury, had been hit by a vehicle at Ashby Avenue and Deakin Street, as per the recording.

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  16. This perfectly round 'heirloom' smartphone will never beep,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | SFGate

    A company in Berkeley, California, has designed a perfectly round smartphone that looks like a pocket watch, and will debut it next week at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona. The Runcible will debut in Japan later this year, and will feature a camera and all the wireless connections you'd expect: LTE, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.

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  17. 2 convicted killers to get new hearing on jury bias claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | SFGate

    A federal appeals court granted a hearing Thursday to determine whether two Oakland men who were convicted of murdering an armored-car guard during an attempted robbery two decades ago should get a new trial based on their claims that the prosecutor unfairly removed African Americans from their jury. Keelon Jenkins and Robert McDaniels were both convicted of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Jeffrey Spencer , 32, a guard in a Brinks truck that was delivering about $86,000 to a Wells Fargo bank at San Pablo and University avenues in Berkeley in September 1994.

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  18. The Lemon Hammer nails rock 'n' roll with some soulRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | SFGate

    The members of the Lemon Hammer have been around the local music scene for years. Bassist Ferg Lenehan came to the Bay Area from Ireland in the mid-'90s, and Damond Moodie immigrated from Cleveland.

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  19. Old and new to bring 30-year Jewish Music Festival run to an endRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | SFGate

    The Klezmatics headline the 30th and final Jewish Music Festival, which opens Thursday, Feb. 26 with the Yiddish musical "De Megileh" at the JCC in Berkeley and runs through March 22. After Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, Ellie Shapiro , director of the Jewish Music Festival, heard that the New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars were "dispersed and in dire straits," as she puts it. She helped round them up and get them going again, bringing them to Oakland for a concert that began with the taped voices of Katrina survivors, followed by a moment of darkened silence that gave way to a joyous blast of Big Easy Yiddish music.

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  20. 2 charged in Berkeley killing of paraplegic during pot dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | SFGate

    Two men were charged Monday with special-circumstances murder in the shooting death of a paraplegic in Berkeley during a botched medical marijuana deal. Carl Young , 20, and Khalil Phanor , 18, both of San Leandro, were named in a complaint charging then with murdering 36-year-old Kamahl Middleton .

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