Berkeley Newswire (Page 5)

Berkeley Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Berkeley, CA. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 1,195 for "u:sfgate.com" in Berkeley, CA

  1. Patty Hearst Kidnapping Limited Series in the Works at CBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | SFGate

    The story of Patty Hearst's kidnapping and subsequent trial is in development at CBS as a limited series, TheWrap has learned. In 1974, Hearst, granddaughter of publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst, was abducted from her Berkeley, California, apartment by the terrorist group, the Symbionese Liberation Army .

    Comment?

  2. Berkeley festival packed with musical delightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | SFGate

    Fortepianist Kristian Bezuidenhout moved easily through the range of textural and emotional resources available to him on the early keyboard. Fortepianist Kristian Bezuidenhout moved easily through the range of textural and emotional resources available to him on the early keyboard.

    Comment?

  3. Street near UC Berkeley closed following gas leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | SFGate

    Berkeley and public utility crews were working Thursday afternoon to fix a gas leak that prompted the partial closure of Durant Avenue on the south side of the UC Berkeley campus. Berkeley and public utility crews were working Thursday afternoon to fix a gas leak that prompted the partial closure of Durant Avenue on the south side of the UC Berkeley campus.

    Comment?

  4. The Village Bike' not even worth a roll down the blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | SFGate

    This constitutes a shocking truth in Shotgun Players' "The Village Bike," but that's not even the worst part of Penelope Skinner's script. From start to finish, this sexist melodrama is steeped in tropes that went out of theatrical fashion more than a century ago, though it takes place in the present day.

    Comment?

  5. Cal's Daulton Jefferies hopes injuries don't hurt MLB draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | SFGate

    Before missing the past four-plus weeks with various injuries, Daulton Jefferies was 6-0 withi 1 2a 1.29 ERA and 47 strikeouts. Before missing the past four-plus weeks with various injuries, Daulton Jefferies was 6-0 withi 1 2a 1.29 ERA and 47 strikeouts.

    Comment?

  6. Ivan Rabb discusses return to CalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | SFGate

    Last fall, as part of a course on peace and conflicts, Ivan Rabb analyzed some of the world's biggest atrocities - everything from the Rwandan genocide, to the November 2015 attacks on Paris - from the lens of different political ideologies. "I was looking forward to coming to class every day," Rabb recalled this week.

    Comment?

  7. Rudiger Vogler stars in Wim Wenders 1976 film Kings of the Road."Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | SFGate

    Wim Wenders , like many of his fellow directors who made up the New German Cinema movement of the 1970s, was deeply influenced by Hollywood movies - he grew up in post-World War II West Germany listening to American Forces Radio. In 1977 he would even cast Dennis Hopper and American directors Nicholas Ray and Samuel Fuller in "The American Friend."

    Comment?

  8. Dylan coming back to BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | SFGate

    This is a year of milestones for Bob Dylan . He recently turned 75; released a second album of American standards, "Fallen Angels"; and confirmed an appearance at the Desert Trip festival in the Coachella Valley later this year, where he will share a bill with the Rolling Stones , Paul McCartney and the Who.

    Comment?

  9. Basking in books at Bay Area literary festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | SFGate

    At the University Club atop Memorial Stadium in Berkeley on Friday, June 3, authors and readers signed in for the opening party for the weekend's Bay Area Book Festival, along with what organizer Cherilyn Parsons called "the family": Agent Andy Ross , Heyday Press founder Malcolm Margolin and soon-to-be-publisher Steve Wasserman , Stephanie Weisman of the Marsh, Regan McMahon of Common Sense Media, Daily Cal editor Michelle Pitcher , California Magazine editor Wendy Miller , designer Cari Borja , cultural maven and festival film curator Tom Luddy , Counterpoint founder Charlie Winton the literary family of the Bay Area.

    Comment?

  10. 1916 travel brochure captures bucolic Bay Area of a century agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Driving along Skyline in Berkeley, CA in 1916. This is possibly Sibley Volcanic Regional Park along East Bay Skyline Drive.

    Comment?

  11. 5 Bay Area jazz festivals that keep the summer sizzlin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | SFGate

    The Healdsburg Jazz Festival opened Friday, June 3, with a whole weekend devoted to Hart's music, and it runs through June 12 at venues around the small town with an array of free and ticketed events. Upcoming concerts include baritone saxophonist Claire Daly's quintet with Berkeley guitarist John Schott playing her hard-swinging arrangements of Motown tunes at the Paul Mahder Gallery ; a duo pairing piano maestro Fred Hersch and tenor saxophonist/clarinetist Anat Cohen at the Raven Performing Arts Theater ; and a concluding New Orleans-themed concert featuring clarinetist Michael White, MJ's Brass Boppers Brass Band and the Russian River Ramblers at the Dry Creek Vineyard .

    Comment?

  12. Poetry by Kim Addonizio, Ocean Vuong, Rachel RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | SFGate

    Only Kim Addonizio could mix Greek myths with psychopharmacology, Dante with a pinging iPhone, heartbreak with plastic pollution, and create a rare cocktail of wit and desire. After immersing herself in prose , Addonizio serves up Mortal Trash , her stunning seventh collection.

    Comment?

  13. Finding appropriate insurance coverage at the right priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | SFGate

    Each year, most Bay Area homeowners let hundreds of dollars - and, for many, over $1,000 - slip through their fingers because they buy coverage from major companies. Using reports issued by the California Department of Insurance, nonprofit consumer group Bay Area Consumers' Checkbook reported sample premiums from the area's largest insurers for several typical Bay Area homes.

    Comment?

  14. Impact Theatre closes shop, but still hopes for - Impact 2.0'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | SFGate

    Artistic Director Melissa Hillman pictured on the set of Splathouse: Plan 9 from Outer Space in the Impact Theatre May 31, 2016 in Berkeley, Calif. Artistic Director Melissa Hillman pictured on the set of Splathouse: Plan 9 from Outer Space in the Impact Theatre May 31, 2016 in Berkeley, Calif.

    Comment?

  15. Third Cal woman accuses professor of sexual misconductRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | SFGate

    In this file photo, people walk past and in and out of Wheeler Hall at University of California, Berkeley campus. In this file photo, people walk past and in and out of Wheeler Hall at University of California, Berkeley campus.

    Comment?

  16. The fish are biting in big numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | SFGate

    Kyle Catanese and his father, Paul Catanese, show off a bright striped bass caught near Angel Island in San Francisco Bay, which has seen a big uptick in fishing opportunities. Kyle Catanese and his father, Paul Catanese, show off a bright striped bass caught near Angel Island in San Francisco Bay, which has seen a big uptick in fishing opportunities.

    Comment?

  17. Cal football already has four late kickoffs, Stanford noneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | SFGate

    California place kicker Matt Anderson is lifted by teammates after kicking the game-winning field goal against Arizona State during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Berkeley, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. California won 48-46.

    Comment?

  18. Names and Faces: Mike Montgomery, Bethany HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | SFGate

    Cal coach Mike Montgomery answers questions from the press after he announced his retirement on Monday, March 31, 2014, at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Cal coach Mike Montgomery answers questions from the press after he announced his retirement on Monday, March 31, 2014, at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif.

    Comment?

  19. Britten's music fetes a Berkeley birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | SFGate

    When the newly rebuilt Coventry Cathedral was consecrated in 1962 after having been destroyed during World War II, the event was marked by the world premiere of Britten's "War Requiem." An inventive and powerful treatment of the liturgical tradition, the piece interweaves the Latin Mass text with settings of works by the English World War I poet Wilfred Owen .

    Comment?

  20. Blondie's Pizza closes SF and Berkeley locations, plans PleasantRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | SFGate

    Less than a month after Blondie's Pizza was forced to temporarily shutter by the San Francisco Department of Public Health, the slice house at 63 Powell Street has closed for good. The storefront, plagued in recent weeks by a " severe cockroach infestation ," briefly reopened after a couple days of cleaning, only to quickly close again.

    Comment?

Berkeley Job Listings
View or post Berkeley job listings on Topix.
Berkeley Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Berkeley from Topix.
Berkeley Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Berkeley on Topix.