Longtime Berkeley schools spokesman Coplan will run for City Council
Mark Coplan will face at least two opponents, Ben Bartlett and Deborah Matthews, both members of Berkeley's Planning Commission, for the seat currently occupied by Councilman Max Anderson, who will not seek re-election.
The graham cracker-sized computer can be adapted for all sorts of uses: low-cost computing and graphics to cheap wireless speakers.
OAKLAND -- A man was fatally shot Sunday morning in East Oakland's Laurel district, police said.Officers responded at 10:11 a.m. to the 3600 block of Brown Avenue, Oakland police Officer James Moore said.
A man was hospitalized and in critical but stable condition after being stabbed multiple times Friday night in Oakland, police said.
The attorney for a trustee handling the bankruptcy of fine wine purveyor Premier Cru confirmed Friday that the FBI has launched an investigation into claims of a wine pyramid scheme at the Berkeley business and that the trustee is cooperating.
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Super Bowl 50: Celebrity sightings and sounds of Super Bowl week
Super Bowl 50: When celebrities overrun the Bay Area for a week.