The Berkeley Wire: 08.26.11

Cal’s Sean Catthouse leads on and off the field [Mercury News]
Fort Mason art exhibition, SEAT, highlights UC Extension staff [Market Watch]
Senator Hancock’s proposal to repeal death penalty lacks supports [Chronicle]
Panasonic supports solar vehicle teams from Berkeley, Stanford [Market Watch]
City to build $15 million in housing for mentally ill homeless [Daily Cal]
Senator Hancock acts to thwart Amazon referendum [Chronicle]
Three arrested in groping incidents [Berkeley Voice]
Popup bar to appear at Acme Bar [SF Weekly]

Photo: Fringed passion flower, by tracymcbride/Berkeleyside Flickr pool.