News Wire

The Berkeley Wire: 01.29.13

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Day 28: Golden State. Photo: quinn.anya

Berkeley actor Carl Lumbly stars in SF Playhouse’s new show (San Francisco)
Fire badly damages Berkeley cottage (Tribune)
Berkeley Symphony unveils a world premiere (Mercury News)
A head for business, heart in “Great Gig in the Sky” (UCB)
“Scrapyard dogs” stuffed animals raise money for charity (Mercury News)
Meet The Rare Barrel, Berkeley’s newest brewery (Eater)
Richmond Oilers defeat Berkeley High 3-2 in soccer (Richmond Confidential)
Alameda County homeless count could reveal wrath of recession (Tribune)
UC Berkeley students initiate campaign for oil tax (Daily Cal)
Halprin’s “Parades and Changes” returns to Berkeley (BANG)