The Berkeley Wire: 10.12.12

Willets in the brickyard. Photo: TJ Gehling

School board candidates sound off on superintendent search (Tribune)
Berkeley audience hears author Alexie’s witty, wise tales (Mercury News)
A look back: Razing downtown’s railway station (Tribune)
A glimpse of Berkeley (The American Spectator)
Belli softly opens this weekend in downtown Berkeley (Grub St SF)
Annie Barrows “Ivy and Bean” books lauded (Chronicle)