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Coach Figgs marks new era for girls hoops

Sports

Reginald Figgs is Berkeley High School’s new head varsity girls basketball coach. Growing up in Oakland, he has always loved basketball and played the sport throughout his life.

Firefighting helmets from the 1923 Berkeley Wildfire.

New Berkeley Historical Society exhibit explores 1923 wildfire

News

On Sunday, Nov. 5, the Berkeley Historical Society and Museum will be holding a reception for the opening of their new exhibit, The 1923 Fire: Berkeley’s First Wildfire Disaster.

Isabel Nieto Gonzalez, President of Latinos Unidos Club, is helping to plan the assembly.

Latinos Unidos Club plans to host Latinx Heritage Assembly

News

On Wednesday, Oct. 18, the Latinos Unidos Club will host their annual Latinx Heritage Month Assembly in the Florence Schwimley Little Theater. In the assembly, they plan to showcase various aspects of Latinx culture through performances.  “Having this month is such a beautiful way to reconnect with one’s culture: the music, the food, the traditions

The BHS Health Center has started offering free Fentanyl strips

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This year, the Berkeley High Health Center began offering free fentanyl strips to Berkeley High School students, in collaboration with the Harm Education Reduction Organization.  HERO is a student-led organization that promotes harm reduction and aims to create a safe space for drug education through restorative justice rather then zero-tolerance.