The City of Berkeley is declaring February 26th, 2019 Actors Ensemble of Berkeley Day. The City Hall declaration is at 6:00 at the BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL MEETING on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 6:00 PM located at the SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD ROOM 1231 ADDISON STREET, BERKELEY, CA 94702.
William Martinelli, lifelong resident of Oakland and board member of Actors Ensemble of Berkeley since its incorporation in 1957, died of a lung infection at a medical facility in Oakland on July 13, 2017. Bill was the only child of Doris and Peter Martinelli, born on Jan. 5, 1930. For the majority of his life Bill lived at the family home on the corner of Kansas Street and 35th Avenue in Oakland.