The Berkeley Wire: 02.21.13

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Berkeley High grads’ band Thirstbusters so close to making it big (Mercury News)
Cal looks to philanthropy instead of state funding (Daily Cal)
Berkeley, A look back: Lobbying to keep federal relief workers (Mercury News)
Quarterly report shows slow Memorial Stadium luxury seat sales (Daily Cal)
Residents face USPS on fate on downtown Berkeley post office (Mercury News)
Police surround home but suspect not found Wednesday night (BANG)
Berkeley: Halprin’s “Parade and Changes” (Mercury News)
Berkeley honors Boona Cheema (San Francisco Chronicle)