RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Berkeley (Alameda, California)

A collection of news and information related to Berkeley (Alameda, California) published by this site and its partners.

Top Berkeley (Alameda, California) Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • The Conversation: Pursuing successful education reform might mean going the way of Adventists

     
    In an Op-Ed from Tuesday's pages, Camille Esch, director of the California Education Program at the New America Foundation, proposed a way to train better teachers. She wrote that training programs for teachers could be improved upon if those if......
  • Pictures: Bishop Moore loses in Class 3A semifinals

     
    Bishop Moore players weep and console each other after losing the Class 3A FHSAA Girls Volleyball Finals semifinal match of Bishop Moore versus Berkeley Prep at the Lakeland Center in Lakeland on Wednesday, November 17, 2010. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando...
  • The art (and design) of wine on display in San Francisco

     
    For wine aficionados, 1976 was a revolutionary year. Not only were Americans celebrating 200 years of independence, but a little wine contest held in France also ushered in an exciting new era in wine consumption and culture. The Judgment in......
  • 'American Idiot' bringing back Billie Joe Armstrong to revive sagging sales

     
    Broadway's fall doldrums have been hard on "American Idiot," the jukebox musical featuring the songs of the punk band Green Day. Weekly attendance for the show at New York's St. James Theatre has been hovering around the 50% capacity mark......
  • Billie Joe Armstrong, Stephen Sondheim among Grammy nominees for musical show

     
    The nominations for the 53rd annual Grammy Awards were announced Wednesday evening. Amid the more than 100 categories covering almost every imaginable field of recording, there is exactly one devoted to theatrical musicals. This year's nominees in the...
  • Few women in executive ranks in California, UC Davis survey finds

     
    Women hold fewer than 10% of all top executive and board of directors positions within California’s 400 largest companies, according to a study released by UC Davis. Though several L.A. companies made the top 25 list of firms with the......
  • UC Press gets new director

     
    The University of California Press, one of the nation’s largest and most prestigious academic publishers, is hiring veteran publishing executive Alison Mudditt to be its next director, officials said Thursday. She will take over the job next month, when...
  • UC teaching assistants approve 3-year union contract

     
    Students who work as teaching assistants and tutors at the University of California ratified a controversial new contract that will increase their pay by at least 2% annually over three years and improve subsidies for child care and tuition, officials.......
  • 'Desaturated Santa' hits SantaCon for second year

     
    Desaturated Santa hits SantaCon...
  • Linking LA: drunk driving rates, a misplaced badge and dodgeball

     
    CELEBRATE, THEN DESIGNATE: A new U.S. Department of Health and Human Services study reveals that the nation experienced a significant drop in drunk driving rates. California's drunk driving rate hovers around the national average, while the state's...
  • Solar reports say industry is booming, with falling prices and heavy Chinese manufacturing

     
    As it waits for Congress to decide whether to extend a key government incentive program, the solar industry revealed several reports on industry performance so far this year -– and the numbers are looking healthy. The Solar Energy Industries Assn.,........