Month: November 2021

Officials provide update on Michigan high school shooting – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptIlYAGi3Bg Oakland News Now – Officials provide update on Michigan high school shooting – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type…

Homeless people in Berkeley face challenges during winter season

With December fast approaching and pandemic capacity restrictions still in place at Berkeley shelters, homeless people in Berkeley face choices about how best to reduce their exposure to the weather and to diseases. Winter typically results in increased donations of…

Court Suspends Vax Healthcare Mandate, What Does This Mean For Montana?

We have breaking news this Monday afternoon. A federal judge has ordered the end of the federal mandate on vaccines targeting healthcare workers. This is the good news. But here’s the catch: this order only applies (for now) to the…

Former Takata Owner Lena Turner Returns To Japantown With New Sushi Aoba Restaurant

Ten months after the closure of her decades-old Takara restaurant, legendary Japantown restaurateur Lena Turner is set to make a triumphant return to the neighborhood. KQED Reports that Turner will be opening Sushi Aoba, a 10- or 12-seat omakase restaurant…

BL Longform: 19th-century Gilmore colony collapses on farm

Only former slaves and laborers move to Hollister to start their lives anew. BL Longform articles are designed for a quieter reading experience. You can print BenitoLink articles by clicking on the printer icon at the top of each article….

Alice Waters helps museum meet the tastes of art lovers

LOS ANGELES – As The Hammer Museum emerges from closure from last year’s pandemic, it has assembled a range of big names who it hopes will draw crowds to its campus down the street from the l ‘University of California…

William ‘Bill’ Stubblefield named Distinguished Citizen of Berkeley County 2022 | Newspaper

MARTINSBURG – William “Bill” Stubblefield was recently selected as the Distinguished Citizen of Berkeley County for 2022. The 27th recipient of the Berkeley County Distinguished Citizen Award, presented by the Berkeley County Division of the Potomac District of Shenandoah Regional…

BHS Food Pantry Provides Support to the Berkeley Community – Berkeley High Jacket

Every two weeks, the first and third Tuesday of the month, the sidewalk tables at the intersection of Bancroft Way and Martin Luther King Jr. Way are covered with fresh produce, ready-to-eat and dry goods. Community members, assisted by high…

The bill would reform the appointments of heritage commissions

Representative JA Moore speaks to reporters after the 2019 Democratic debate in Charleston | Photo: Sam Spence. Staff reports | If a pre-deposited invoice by State Representative JA Moore becomes law, the method of appointment to the SC African American…

10 Colorado hot springs that are causing a stir

You look up to admire Colorado’s most scenic attractions, but there are also natural wonders beneath the ground. The stunning landscapes of this state have been shaped by plate tectonics and volcanic activity. Although only one volcano – Dotsero –…

Dancer, singer, activist, spy: the extraordinary life of Joséphine Baker • FRANCE 24 English | News from France – News from Oakland now

Oakland News Now – Dancer, singer, activist, spy: the extraordinary life of Joséphine Baker • FRANCE 24 French – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original…

IIT Delhi beats UC Berkeley and University of Chicago in Times Employability Rankings, ranks 27th

IIT Delhi is ranked 27th in the Times Higher Education Global Employability Rankings. | Communal room Text size: A- A + New Delhi: India’s technical establishments topped two global employability rankings this year. After the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT),…

Fairmont La Paz Puerta Cortés Resort and Residences to open in 2023 in Baja California Sur, Mexico

Fairmont Hotels & Resort extends into the Mexican state of Baja California Sur and its capital La Paz with the Fairmont La Paz Puerta Cortés Resort and Residences. The property is slated to debut in 2023. Render of Fairmont La…

Roman baths, leisure centers and re-engagement for equal access

Under the Roman Empire, the bath institutionalized leisure. Usually located near the forum, the center of town, the bath was a publicly funded place for all citizens, regardless of their socio-economic class, to socialize, exercise, wash and relax after a…

Let’s give Telegraph Avenue back to the people

Telegraph Avenue is Berkeley’s most historic and famous street, but its current design is unsuitable for students and needs to change. We use Telegraph Avenue to meet our basic needs. We shop on Telegraph, have lunch, buy our essentials and…

EN VIVO: Noticias Telemundo Mediodía Con Felicidad Aveleyra, 23 De Noviembre 2021 | News – Oakland News Now

Oakland News Now – EN VIVO: Noticias Telemundo Mediodía con Felicidad Aveleyra, 23 of November 2021 – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post…

Face-to-Face with Walmart U.S. CEO Amid Supply Chain Crisis – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4rwZOMIdOFQ Oakland News Now – One-on-one with Walmart’s CEO in the United States amid supply chain crisis – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog…

Winds blamed for Grand Binghamton sports complex collapse

The weather is again cited as the reason for a second catastrophic failure at the Greater Binghamton Sports Complex in Union City. Sections of steel at the construction site collapsed on Sunday, less than a year after heavy, wet snow…

Preparations continue for the commemoration of the 250th County of Berkeley

Staff report | The Herald-Mail Four things you need to know about Democratic Senator Joe Manchin The West Virginia lawmaker is one of two Democrats who oppose large parts of President Biden’s platform. Staff Video, USA TODAY MARTINSBURG, W.Va. –…

Are there plans for the old Forked River Buffet in Lacey Township

Recently, on a trip across the Forked River, I noticed the old site of the old Forked River Buffet, but it was cleared and fenced. I’m just seeing this? It’s funny how sometimes you don’t notice things. The old Forked…

7 Best CA Restaurants: Esquire List 2021

CALIFORNIA – California can be proud of its culinary prowess, placing several restaurants at the top of several lists of best restaurants, and we have done it again. The new recognition comes in Esquire’s Best New Restaurants in America, 2021….

Stanford vs. Berkeley in “The Real World”: Who’s Who?

The color of the shirt on Big Game day is probably how you distinguish Stanford and Berkeley students from each other. Fair enough; this simple method usually works wonders, leaving you with a little margin for error. Therefore, you might…

So you think you can dress up: a comparison of fashion culture at Stanford and Berkeley

Graphic: Caitlin Kunchur / The Stanford Daily There is something distinctive about college fashion; call it the daring of youth or the excitement of independent living. Universities welcome students from all over the world, who come together to form a…

Bonnie Sherk, landscape designer full of surprises, dies at 76

On a Thursday in June 1970, a San Francisco police officer was going mad because motorists entering the busy central freeway near Market Street applied their brakes, surprised by an unusual sight. On what the day before had been bare…

New Delhi air remains “very poor” despite emergency measures

NEW DELHI (AP) – Air pollution remains extremely high in the Indian capital a day after authorities indefinitely shut down schools and shut down some power plants to reduce the smog that has blanketed the city for much of the…

China says “unaware” of tennis player Peng Shuai’s problem

BEIJING (AP) – China’s Foreign Ministry said it was unaware of the controversy surrounding tennis professional Peng Shuai, who disappeared after accusing a former senior official of sexually assaulting her. Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Friday that the matter…

Carol Park’s return to Berkeley

Carol Park When Carol Park ’23 visited Yale on her high school pilgrimage to Northeastern Colleges, she took a photo of herself outside Berkeley’s North Court. Park thought of Yale’s bookbeds and Harkness Tower on his flight back to Nanjing,…

USC building renamed in honor of a Native American alumnus

One of USC’s most prominent buildings – stripped last year of the name of a prominent eugenicist and former university president – will instead honor Joseph Medicine Crow, a Native American alumnus who wrote influential works on Indigenous history and…

MultiVersus – Official trailer | IGN Gaming – Oakland News Now

Oakland News Now – MultiVersus – Official Trailer – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Watch…

OSHA Suspends Large Employer’s Mandate On COVID-19 Vaccine

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Wednesday suspended its requirement that large employers nationwide ensure their workers are either vaccinated against COVID-19 or tested weekly for the virus by the 4th. January, questioning President Biden’s controversial tenure. The…

Shore Sports Network / Jeep Store Football Top 10 for November 16, 2021

The end of the season is approaching and we are now one step closer to determining the final No. 1 ranking and Shore Sports Network Team of the Year. The race for first place, however, is still pending. Six Shore…

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard unveil their 2022 world tour

In support of their latest record, Butterfly 3000, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are about to embark on a long world tour in 2022. Starting next March at Lollapalooza Argentina in Buenos Aires, the psychedelic rock band is scheduled…

Wilner Hotline – Five names for the job of the Washington Huskies

The Jimmy Lake era, which lasted 713 days, a pandemic, a division title, an incident on the field, an endless number of three-and-outs, a suspension and so many baffling decisions, is over. At some point in the next six weeks,…

Where to order Thanksgiving takeout in East Bay

When I think about preparing the Thanksgiving meal, astronomer Carl Sagan always comes to mind. “If you want to make an apple pie from scratch,” said the late scientist, “we must first invent the universe. ” Sagan, of course, was…

Eagle Rock House Star Becomes “Impeachment” | Anti-camping sites | New Starbucks Glassell Park | Immovable

The Eastside Eastside Real Estate and Development News An overview of real estate news. Citywide Is it possible to prevent tech companies and private equity firms from primarily buying affordable single-family homes as investments? LA City Council has asked the…

SogoTrade offers cash back to financial portfolios with EvoShare

ST. LOUIS, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – SogoTrade, a digital brokerage subsidiary of Sogo Financial Group, Inc. (“Sogo”), has partnered with EvoShare, a micro-savings-focused FinTech startup based in Berkeley, California, to offer its customers savings opportunities with cash…

The rise of herbal catering | Food + Drink

Request without meat meals, like burgers of Impossible Foods is skyrocketing. Courtesy of Impossible Foods When Tanya Holland started planning the menu for her new Town Fare restaurant, the Oakland chef felt she had an obligation to consider her options…

Emerson launches ‘cluster rental’ for intersectional studies

Photo: Yongze Wang The Marlboro Institute for Liberal and Interdisciplinary Studies New ‘cluster recruitment’ initiative at Emerson aims to recruit faculty for newly created positions in the departments of Visual and Media Arts and Writing, Literature and Publishing, as well…

Is Taylor Swift revolutionary or is she just white?

With the upcoming reissue of Taylor Swift’s award-winning album Red Friday, it’s time to investigate the exact reasons we love this white woman and her mediocre singing voice so much. The simplest conclusion would be that we like his catchy…

After successful run in Emeryville, Mama Lamees is looking for a new home

Mama Lamees was busy when it opened at the Emeryville Public Market. Credit: Sarah Han Where does the East Bay go for luscious and authentic shawarma? In 2019, long before Shawarmaji opened in Oakland, one of the most popular destinations…

Free speech under attack at MIT, Williams must stand up for free speech – The Williams Record

In higher education, academic freedom and a tolerance for a variety of perspectives are vital. However, time and time again, colleges and universities bow to the pressure of social media and undermine this fundamental mission. This semester, MIT did national…

Tennis Channel Live: WTA Finals

Oakland News Now – Tennis Channel Live: WTA Finals – video produced by the YouTube channel with the logo at the top left of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. Tennis…

Mumbai: house collapses in Antop Hill area, 9 people rescued

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2slF7WNoijI Oakland News Now – Mumbai: house collapses in Antop Hill area, 9 people rescued | Republic Television – video produced by the YouTube channel with the logo at the top left of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog…

Claridge’s sci-fi-tinged siblings debut on the French Riviera

Arriving at Maybourne Riviera on a Sunday lunchtime, with the sparkling sea below and the still warm, buzzing supercars on their winding journey from Monaco, is a special experience, tinged with both a bit of nostalgia and a bit of…

Tencent WE Summit Celebrates the Power of Scientific Innovation with Nobel Prize Winners

Under the theme ‘The Pathfinder’, the WE 2021 Summit honors pioneers who not only pioneered the development of science and technology, but also played an active role in shaping the future thinking of all. Six guest speakers attended the summit…

Growth is good, unbridled growth is a disaster – The Island Eye News

Wow, I’m writing my penultimate message from the mayor here. I would like to say that the time has passed, but over the past two years it has been quite slow, and thanks to social media, added to the problems…

TOP STRONG POINTS: Giants vs. Raiders Week 9 | New York Giants – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAkVIUxEoew Oakland News Now – TOP STRONG POINTS: Giants vs. Raiders Week 9 | New York Giants – video produced by the YouTube channel with the logo at the top left of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post…

College tool displays degree costs, post-graduation salaries and more

Students in Stanford University’s English program can expect to earn around $ 24,000 two years after graduating from the prestigious private university. Just down the street, students who earn a two-year associate’s degree through Foothill College in the allied health…

Charleston area to see the development of homes for rent | Business

MONCKS CORNER – A rental construction development – one of the latest trends in the booming US real estate market – is coming to Berkeley County. Harmon Foxbank, a community of 109 single-family townhomes, broke new ground this week at…

“We’re All Guilty”: How Mexico’s Caribbean Coast Tourist Paradise Became A Battleground For Drug Gangs

At its idyllic heyday in Hollywood’s golden age, the Mexican resort town of Acapulco hosted John Wayne’s vacation, Elizabeth Taylor’s wedding, and Errol Flynn’s luxury yacht. But by 2012, it had become Mexico’s deadliest city – a title it held…

Annual Doggone Halloween costume parade brings spooky festivities downtown

Photo: Lucia Thorne Two dogs dressed as bride and groom during the parade. By Lucia Thorne, Associate Editor of Performing Arts November 4, 2021 Dog tricks and treats took over Downtown Crossing this Halloween as the annual Doggone Halloween Costume…

City of Albany: City Council meeting summary, November 1, 2021

03/11/2021 5:00 PM Here is a summary of the actions taken by the municipal council as part of the extraordinary and regular meetings of November 1, 2021: Closed session – There was no action to report. Review of the advisory…

Asset managers face roadblocks on their way to net zero

In the context of COP26, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, a number of institutional investors – including large endowments to universities such as BU, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard , Loyola Chicago, UC Berkeley and the University…

A million dollar lottery winner in Mercer County, NJ

As DJ Khalid says, “Another”. There was another huge lottery winner in Mercer County, according to the official NJ Lottery website. This area is definitely on a streak of luck. I hope it continues. Check your tickets. If you played…

Brunch Goals at Chef Mona Leena’s California-Palestinian Restaurant, Lulu

The spread to Lulu Louie Bay Area-born and raised chef Mona Leena Michael opened her first brick and mortar restaurant, Louie, earlier this year in Berkeley, Calif. Have previous culinary experiences, including being part of the opening team of Roka…

UNM Anderson professor selected as 2021 Sumner Marcus Prize winner: UNM Newsroom

The University of New Mexico Anderson School of Management announced that Shawn Berman, Anderson Professor of Business and Society, received the 2021 Sumner Marcus Award for his significant contributions to the field of management. This award is presented annually by…

Trojans invade Cal for 1921 USC game

A century ago, the “great god of football,” according to the Berkeley Daily Gazette, inspired thousands of people to descend on Berkeley to watch the Golden Bears play against the USC Trojans at California Field on the UC campus. Berkeley….

The judge, not the mayor, was right about the camp

It’s really unfortunate when the mayor of a city blames a judge, who issued an opinion defending the rights of people with disabilities, for that city’s failure to solve a homeless problem. It is particularly unfortunate when this city is…

Collective impact | News | ENJOYED

Zeno is essentially a community matchmaker for social progress. Mentored at the University of Washington by PLU alumni Connie Kravas ’67 and Eric Godfrey ’70, Zeno’s goal is to empower communities to solve their own challenges through shared learning and…

Hochul is working on ‘getting the money’ to help restore the NYS economy

Governor Kathy Hochul said a top priority for the rest of this year is to “bring us back” – move New York State forward in the wake of the economic challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. During his recent visit to…