Month: November 2021

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…