Berkeley residents celebrate Halloween with socially distanced activities amid pandemic

Halloween
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Various areas and neighborhoods in Berkeley hosted Halloween activities for families. According to Visit Berkeley spokesperson Dan Marengo, the Fourth Street shopping district arranged a drive-thru light show at dusk as well as a virtual Halloween costume contest for children.

Berkeley residents celebrated a mostly socially distanced Halloween on Saturday night with events organized by the city’s neighborhoods in accordance with COVID-19 safety guidelines.
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Faces of Berkeley: Jan Etre, local artist

Berkeley resident organizes annual fair showcasing artists' talent

Beneath a canopy of redwood and oak, Jan Etre lounges peacefully on the grounds of Live Oak Park in northeast Berkeley — a site that will soon be saturated by the influx of tents, exhibitors and fair-goers when the 42nd Annual Live Oak Park Fair begins this weekend. Though the fair
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