Man robbed on Dwight Way

A man was the victim of a strong arm robbery Monday on Southside, according to police. A 22-year-old man was walking eastbound on Dwight Way — near the intersection of Dana Street — when he was approached by two men who blocked his path and demanded his property, according to
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The fire at 2227 Dwight Way ripped through all three floors, causing the roof to collapse.

Dwight Way apartment building to be demolished after fire

Following a fire that broke out early Thursday morning, a Berkeley apartment building at 2227 Dwight Way is set to be demolished. The six-unit apartment building, located south of the UC Berkeley campus, was home to about 10 residents before the fire ravaged through its three floors and caused the
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Flames and smoke billow from the six-unit apartment building at 2227 Dwight Way.

Fire breaks out at Southside apartment building Thursday morning

UPDATE: At around 7:50 a.m., the main body of the fire that broke out at a three-story apartment building near the intersection of Dwight Way and Ellsworth Street early Thursday morning had been put out, according to Gil Dong, deputy fire chief for Berkeley Fire Department. The department declared the
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Two robberies reported Thursday on Southside

Two robberies occurred Thursday south of the UC Berkeley campus, according to a UCPD crime alert. In the first incident, a 30-year-old female was walking on the 2300 block of College Avenue around 12:20 a.m. Thursday when she was robbed of her purse. The Berkeley Police Department was not able
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Man robbed Sunday evening on Southside

A man was the victim of an armed robbery Sunday south of the UC Berkeley campus, according to a UCPD crime alert released Monday. At around 10:15 p.m., a 19-year-old male was near the intersection of Dwight Way and Hillegass Avenue when he was approached from behind by a suspect
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Two armed robberies occur on Southside days apart

Two separate armed robberies occurred south of campus this week, according to police. The first occurred Tuesday at about 1:20 a.m. when a 63-year-old male victim was walking near the intersection of Durant and College avenues, according to a UCPD crime alert. According to the alert, five male teens approached
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Telegraph Ave Meeting @ Moes

Community members meet to discuss Telegraph area improvement

Southside community members met in the basement of Moe’s Books Thursday night for the first meeting of the Telegraph Livability Coalition to suggest possible changes to improve the Telegraph Avenue atmosphere in terms of business, cleanliness, safety and tourism. UC Berkeley juniors and ASUC Senators Andrew Albright and Anthony Galace
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Man robbed of cell phone on Southside

A man was robbed of his cell phone late Wednesday night on the threat of a gun on Southside. At about 10:50 p.m., the victim, whose affiliation with UC Berkeley is unknown, was walking along the 2700 block of Dwight Way near Unit 2 when he was approached by two
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