Thumb Wars: The Great Divide

Is Northside or Southside a better place to live in?

Team Northside The immediate response for many people when faced with Northside as a living option is that it’s too far from everything else, i.e. Southside. I’ll admit that was my original stance. But after living in the nether region north of campus for the past nine months, I’ve come
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Spice of Life Festival to kick off Saturday

Berkeley residents can sizzle, shake and stir it up Saturday at the ninth annual Spice of Life Festival in North Berkeley. The festival — put on by non-profit North Shattuck Association — will kick off Saturday in the Gourmet Ghetto at Vine Street and Shattuck Avenue, where visitors can participate
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Former Chez Panisse chef opens sustainable butcher shop in Berkeley

By using meat from sustainable ranches and keeping the butchery process transparent for customers, a former Chez Panisse chef and his wife are aiming to change the experience of buying and eating meat with their newly opened Berkeley butchery, The Local Butcher Shop. The owners — couple Monica and Aaron
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