News Wire

The Berkeley Wire: 01.24.13

Berkeley City Club pool by skipmoore
Berkeley City Club pool. Photo: skipmoore

In tradition of Ed Roberts, youth with disabilities urged to think big (UCB)
City projects large fiscal deficits for coming years (Daily Cal)
Berkeley teacher loses job, credentials after LSD, DUI charges (Tribune)
Review: ‘Silence’ at the Berkeley Art Museum (SF Chronicle)
Berkeley City Council passes police retiree plan (Daily Cal)
A look back: spectacular fire at Northbrae church in 1938 (Mercury News)
Two Albany High students shot in El Cerrito (Patch)
Berkeley charter school fosters innovation, creativity (Inside Bay Area)
Taiwanese playwright/director returns to Berkeley (Mercury News)
Berkeley congregation honored for its Torah commentary (JWeekly)
Proposed student housing draws protests from residents (Daily Cal)
Physics society honors Birgeneau for statesmanship in science (UCB)
Berkeley High boys’ soccer team makes postseason push (Mercury News)
Berkeley native weeds Walla Walla (Read Media)
UC Berkeley opens one-stop student center (SF Business Times)