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Folsom Street partially closes, transit routes detour for Sunday Streets – SFBay

City adds crossing guards, urges driver safety as school year begins – SFBay

Bassett Hounds the Astros, A's Rough em Up | East Bay Express

Bats back Bassitt, A’s take third straight from Astros – SFBay

Water main bursts, leaves several without service until evening – SFBay

Can The A's catch the Astros? | East Bay Express

Unemployment rates drop below 5 percent across Bay Area counties – SFBay

Caltrain strikes unoccupied vehicle at crossing – SFBay

Grossman walkoff caps dominant performance by Trivino, A’s bullpen – SFBay

Former City College employee faces felony insurance fraud charges – SFBay

Daughter, supporters rally for release of 91-year-old murder suspect – SFBay

Woman jumps from overpass, suffers critical injuries – SFBay

Embarcadero attack fuels concerns over SAFE Navigation Center – SFBay

The Berkeley Wire: 08.16.19

The It List: Five things to do in Berkeley, weekend of Aug. 16-18

Remembering Nicki Anne Spillane, environmentalist and personnel specialist

Berkeley residents don't seem willing to give up their gym memberships at Equinox, SoulCycle to protest Trump

Weekend power outages scheduled for Treasure Island, Yerba Buena Island – SFBay

The slated removal of I-80 bridge sculptures proves to be polarizing issue

Forestville teachers reach agreement, end strike – SFBay

Vallejo police release video of officer shooting suspect with knife – SFBay

Boochman opens the first kombucha bar in the Bay Area

Friday's Briefing: BART wants $2.4 million in damages for Downtown Berkeley renovation delays; Beer now on tap at Cal football games | East Bay Express

A’s, Astros trade punches until Chapman delivers knockout – SFBay

A's get Homer Happy | East Bay Express

The Berkeley Wire: 08.15.19

The Gull Chain Reaction / Latin Rock Band Dakila

Court affirms ‘safe and sanitary’ includes sleep, soap, toothbrushes, showers – SFBay

Large gas leak prompts Mission District evacuations – SFBay

Crews stop forward progress on 75-acre Bayliss Fire – SFBay

Soledad prison yard fight, riot results in dozens injured – SFBay

Thirty-acre vegetation fire jumps road in South San Jose – SFBay

Doctor faces second-degree murder, elder abuse charges for opioid deaths – SFBay

BART wants to dock contractor $2.4M for delays in renovating Downtown Berkeley BART

House fire caused by cigarette displaces nine people, seven pets – SFBay

Suspect shoots into Fillmore home, injures two women – SFBay

John Fisher’s 'A History of World War II' at The Marsh entertains and enlightens

Thursday's Briefing: PG&E failed to trim more than 400 trees near power lines; Schaaf cancels event in solidarity with Kaiser union members | East Bay Express

People protest Rose Pak station name ahead of next vote – SFBay

A's in Splittsville | East Bay Express

Readers Reflect On Toni Morrison / Historical Significance Of Jazz / Vintage Baseball

School board president says vote to cover mural is end of issue – SFBay

The Berkeley Wire: 08.14.19

A’s clobber Beede for split of two games in San Francisco – SFBay

49ers Training Camp: Defense Bullies Garoppolo in Final Practice Before Denver – SFBay

Berkeley arts commission votes to remove controversial sculptures on I-80 bridge

‘Middle Ground’ library installation challenges social behavior – SFBay

Overturned sanitation truck makes mess of Palo Alto traffic – SFBay

Illegal left turn causes VTA train collision – SFBay

Sandoval shelved with right elbow inflammation, Dickerson activated – SFBay

Concord man in custody for Hunters Point fatal shooting – SFBay

With Chop Bar reopened in Jack London Square, Chris Pastena's next focus is Tribune Tavern

Three hospitalized after Rodeo shooting – SFBay

Cutting up with Amy X Neuburg; Brazilian jazz with the San-São Trio

Crews contain overnight Hanns Park fire after evacuations – SFBay

Car strikes, injures CHP officer on Bay Bridge – SFBay

Wednesday's Briefing: Kaiser workers to strike in October; Facial recognition software falsely IDs East Bay state senator as a criminal | East Bay Express

Giants ride Bumgarner to Bay Bridge series-opening win – SFBay

SF Opera cancels Plácido Domingo concert amid allegations – SFBay

School board reconsiders fate of ‘Life of Washington’ mural – SFBay

The Berkeley Wire: 08.13.19

Nick Dong

Freshest New Poet in the Town

Packing a Whole Lotta Soul Into a Tiny Food Court Kiosk

Best, Most Prolific Podcaster

Believer in Food as a Catalyst for Change

Best Civil Rights Lawyer You May Not Have Heard Of

Pied Piper of Point Richmond Pets

New Dumpling Serves Straight-Up Comfort Food | East Bay Express

Way to Go, Blanchett | East Bay Express

Pro-choice? No choice | East Bay Express

Letters For the Week of Aug. 14-20 | East Bay Express

Painting Our World

Making Whatever's in Front of Her Interesting

Shrinkage and Elongation | East Bay Express

Benvenue Reunites in the City of its Birth | East Bay Express

Champion of Richmond Education

Best Hip-Hop Comedy Character

Reviving a Marginalized Culture

Oakland Police and the Great Fruitvale Cannabis Giveaway

Skinner Laments the Lack of Experience On Governor’s Staff | East Bay Express

Clearing Out the File Cabinets, But Not Necessarily the Air | East Bay Express

Volunteer Police Watchdog

Breaking Ground on the State of Human Communications

Best Street Clown

Oldest School T-Shirt Vendor

Haight Ashbury Music Center's Last Dance / The Art Of Craftsmanship

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo: Homelessness Is The Ethical Challenge Of Our Future

Man stabbed in the arm at People's Park in Berkeley

Shop Talk: Red Oak Realty/Marvin Gardens Real Estate; Vintage European Posters; Koraa

Santa Clara County, SF sue Trump admin over new immigrant rule – SFBay

Inland cities brace for days of excessive heat – SFBay

Bomb squad deems suspicious ‘pressure cooker’ device safe – SFBay

Passenger dies in collision as driver flees hit-and-run – SFBay

Remembering Joanne Sultar, an expressive soul with a lifelong passion for learning

Nearly 13 years later, police still search for SF teen’s killers – SFBay

Suspicious device at San Ramon shopping center prompts evacuations – SFBay

Squabisch: The $4 pretzel worth every penny

Tuesday's Briefing: OPD officers file lawsuit alleging Police Commission lacks power to fire them; Lawmakers grill CSU officials over secret reserves | East Bay Express

Police seek help identifying suspect in May SoMa shooting – SFBay