Berkeley

Ocean salmon fishing to open May 1 in north coast waters

Horse Mountain to the Oregon border encompasses the mouth of the Klamath River region, Crescent City, Humboldt Bay and Shelter Cove.While the rest of the state’s ocean waters ...

Wild turkey, pheasant hunting seasons open

The second Saturday of November marked the opening for the state’s wild turkey and the annual tromp-through-fields pheasant hunting seasons.Those hoping to put a wild turkey ...

Earthquakes rock local residents

Two earthquakes had some local residents wondering what was going on Wednesday and Thursday. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit an area abou ...

On the ‘California Dawn’ at dawn

Berkeley is about a 90-minute drive. When the alarm sounded at 2:30 a.m., the groans were obvious. But when you want to fish for halibut and striped bass, you have to get to bay wa ...

Class of 2011 shows promise

Too often we hear negative comments about the education system in our country, but last week I saw proof that public education in our community is thriving. On Thursday, the Sorop ...

Renewable energy plan is good idea for all cities

The city of Berkeley is implementing a financing program to fund renewable energy facilities (like solar) at no cost to the taxpayer. Similar to a financing district, Berkeley al ...

Cries to end war pale in comparison to suffering

As a California public school teacher who has had wonderful students from families from around the world, I must say that I'm more than taken aback by the antics of my neighbors. B ...

Cities like Berkeley are being overrun by socialists

Many cities across our nation are being governed and overrun by fools and idiots. Strike that, militant socialists. Berkeley is the most recent example. What is their excuse for b ...