Berkeleyside: Highlight Local History

The local publication Berkeleyside featured us on June 15, 2014, in an article about our updated website and e-Plaques.

“The Berkeley Historical Plaque Project has been calling attention to Berkeley’s history since 1997, when it started to place oval plaques on historic sites around the city. In 2012, the group launched a new website and created a new […]

July 15th, 2014|

Pauline Kael Residence for Sale

The Berkeley home in which the film critic Pauline Kael lived from 1955 until 1964 is being put up for sale by Sotheby’s. It is an attractive, well-preserved two-story brown shingle on Oregon Street, about a mile south of the U.C. Berkeley campus. Notable for being Kael’s home during some of her formative years, […]

May 28th, 2014|