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Shore Conference Top 20 Football Coaches Poll, Week 8

Shore Conference Football Coaches have released their Shore Conference Football Top 20 for Week 9. An updated poll will be released each week. Rank School (Points) Last week 1 Catholic Red Bank (540) 1 2 Rumson-Fair Haven (511) 2 3…

Another Minnesota pedestrian and cyclist killed

St Paul (KROC AM News) – Two fatal traffic incidents were reported in Minnesota on Monday – the same day, public safety officials held a press conference to discuss the deadly year he has had on national roads. The last…

The final workshop on the proposed Berkeley ferry service will take place on Wednesday

The closed Berkeley Pier viewed through a chain link fence in mid-October 2021. Credit: Kelly Sullivan Should the city replace the municipal pier at Berkeley Marina – closed since 2015 – with a multi-purpose structure for regular commuter ferry service…

Berkeley Marina ferry plan worries recreational users

A windsurfer cruises near the pier at Berkeley Marina in mid-October 2021. Credit: Kelly Sullivan David Fielder tries to be on the water at least 100 days a year at the Berkeley Marina. Now, with the prospect of a new…

Candidates vying for Berkeley council seats

Berkeley Town Hall (Photo by Jason Allentoff) Editor’s Note: Many applicants did NOT submit a photo to Jersey Shore Online for this story. BERKELEY – Eight candidates are running for four- or four-year terms on city council in November. The…

California to see second storm of the week, with more to come

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – The second storm of the week was heading into northern California on Tuesday and other systems were lined up behind, with the potential to end a long fire season in that part of the state affected…

School bus service on break until Friday; 11 BUSD bus drivers exposed to COVID

A BUSD school bus in front of Rosa Parks Primary School. File photo: Pete Rosos Berkeley Unified has temporarily stopped running school buses for elementary school students after the majority of bus drivers in the district were exposed to COVID-19…

Highway 78 tractor unit, police say truck crash kills 1

BERKELEY HEIGHTS – A crash between a dump truck and tractor-trailer in the eastbound lanes of Route 78 on Monday afternoon resulted in at least one death, state police said, causing delays in both directions. The vehicles were traveling eastbound…

SEGRO: St George and SEGRO form joint venture to deliver their first UK multi-storey industrial development in London’s Brent district

St George and SEGRO form joint venture to deliver their first UK multi-story industrial development to London’s Brent district October 18, 2021 SEGRO V-Park Grand Union to provide 134,500 square feet of light industrial space over six floors The development…

🌱 Help find stabbing suspect + Caught Carjackers + HalloWine

Happy Monday neighbors! Here’s everything you need to know that’s happening locally today. First, the weather forecast for the day: Usually sunny and cool. High: 67 Low: 43. Here are the best stories at Concord today: Pleasant Hill the police…

Berkeley Police Arrest 2 and Seize Guns Related to Addison Street Gang Shooting

Police recovered two assault weapons, four handguns (three of which are shown), a 50-round drum magazine and ammunition while serving four concurrent search warrants early Thursday morning. Credit: BPD Berkeley Police arrested two members of the Waterfront gang and seized…

What happens to the sites named for Ridley-Thomas?

If you walk around Los Angeles County, you might come across the name “Mark Ridley-Thomas” on a pedestrian bridge spanning La Cienega Boulevard. His name has also graced a new wellness center, high school health center, youth facility and “voter…

Alleviating California’s Housing Shortage Through Shopping Malls

California officials have taken small but important steps to curb the state’s extraordinarily high housing prices and remove barriers to construction. While legislation banning single-family zoning has grabbed the headlines, its importance may be more symbolic than practical. A more…

See a true “deserted village” come to life, October 16-17 – County of Union, New Jersey

Masker’s Barn is one of the many restored buildings that populate the historic abandoned village of Feltville (credit: Union County, NJ). Enjoy seasonal and historical activities for all ages at the deserted village of Feltville in Union County. Union County,…

Community calendar | Community calendar

NOTE: Some of these events may have been canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus. Please inquire with the organizers. Call 843-873-9424 to add your event to this free calendar. Goose Creek Farmers and Craft Market: 9 a.m. to 1…

5 parks and nature reserves to discover this fall

It is autumn, the weather is cooling and the birds begin their migrations on the great Pacific flyway. And the Bay Area’s parks and nature reserves make outdoor exploration more tempting than ever. As the pandemic continues and the threat…

Tilden’s “Ranger Tim” hooted owls and folded eucalyptus in jungle gyms

“Ranger Tim” Gordon. Credit: East Bay Regional Park District The beloved “Ranger Tim” Gordon – aka Ranger Mud, Ranger Danger and Ranger Wiggly – who has led children and adults on endless adventures for 34 years through the hills of…

Berkeley’s best parks for socially remote hangouts

As the students move in for the new semester, some for the first time, it is important to take the time to socialize safely and from a distance. If you spent last fall studying with friends at the Moffitt Library,…