Suit says conversion of residential units to tourist hotels significantly contributes to housing crisis.
The unemployment rate in California is down nearly 12 percent from what it was in March last year.
Supervisor David Chiu proposes measure to ensure city’s housing serves residents rather than tourists.
Study by ex-FBI agent identified 102 fatalities in state and over 1,000 incidents nationwide in 2011.
Living in the Bay Area isn’t easy, but for average-wage workers it could be worse.
Faced with budget shortfalls, the Berkeley School District opts to cut cooking and gardening classes.
State reports that jobless rate fell a tenth of a point in February and now stands at 8 percent.
A group of South Berkeley neighbors and business owners campaigned to stop the coffee juggernaut.