Berkeley to hold city-wide college and career day (Daily Cal)
City employees: salaries, pensions and benefits (Patch)
Berkeley grad gives “social” start-ups a hand (NBC Bay Area)
Berkeley High junior stars in “Wonderful Town” (Patch)
Nolan Gasser’s “Secret Garden” blooms (SF Chronicle)
Jewish Music Festival to celebrate life in Poland (J Weekly)
Pastor meets with vice-president to discuss gun violence (Oakland North)
Apple’s Steve Wozniak to speak at Cal commencement (Tribune)
Can a Berkeley lesbian couple make history? (East Bay Express)
Bikel to bring Yiddish songs to Berkeley (SF Chronicle)
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The owners of the property at 2441 Haste St. at Telegraph, scene of a devastating fire in Nov. 2011 that destroyed the five-story Sequoia Apartments, have submitted a proposal to the city of Berkeley to build a new 42-unit, 43,000 sq ft apartment building.
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The sins of the fathers are most definitely visited upon the children in Lore, a new World War II drama opening at Landmark’s Shattuck Cinemas on Friday March 1. “Oh, no”, I hear you moan, “not another movie about World War II. Surely its admittedly significant cinematic possibilities have long since been exhausted?”, and on most days I might agree with you. This film, however, offers something genuinely different.
A man suspected of shooting and killing two Santa Cruz police officers on Tuesday had lived in Berkeley and worked as a barista at Cole Coffee on the Oakland-Berkeley border, according to media reports.
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