The Berkeley Wire: 02.07.12

Spike in Berkeley burglaries puts residents on edge [Berkeley Voice]
Cal ponders swapping state funds for federal ones [SF Biz Times]
Berkeley’s Five Star Video: last man standing [Patch]
Riverbed: From Berkeley coffee shop to SOMA lease [SF Biz Times]
Alice Waters to start edible schoolyard in Sacramento [Sac Bee]
Cooking up Indian bitter melons from Berkeley Bowl [YumSugar]
Andy Warhol “Polaroids” at Berkeley Art Museum [HuffPo]
Getting hands on cookbook collection of Jeremiah Tower [Inside Scoop]
Bay Citizen on track to merge with Berkeley’s CIR [CIR]

Photo: Farms in Berkeley? by sisterfish8/Berkeleyside Flickr pool.