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Ways to slide by the great Berkeley housing crisis

It’s probably going to get us all at one point. It’s the great Berkeley housing crisis, where a cramped two-bedroom studio apartment can easily go for more than $3,000. Not quite the ideal living situation that already cash-strapped students were going for. But fear not — the Clog is here to alleviate your subletting blues. Need
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Berkeley City Council approves petition to rename Ashby BART station after activist Mable Howard

Mable Howard, as described by her daughter Mildred Howard, was a leading community organiser who successfully launched a lawsuit against BART in 1968. An above-ground train would have disrupted many small local businesses — “banks, hardware stores, a shoe store, an appliance store” — and divided white communities and communities of color across the tracks.
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Sancha Bar boba cafe becomes newest Berkeley boba spot

The cafe, which offers tea for about $4 with $0.50 per topping, will mark its grand opening with a giveaway — buy one get one free for regular milk tea, taro milk tea and chocolate-flavored milk tea. Among the cafe’s other choices are matcha green, grass jelly milk and house special fruit party black, with add-ons such as tapioca pearls, egg pudding and red bean.
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