The Berkeley Wire: 12.27.17

Tomatillos by Alex Madonik

A week in Berkeley on a $92,700 salary (Refinery 29)
Lillian Hellman revival at Berkeley Rep is as timely as ever (Mercury News)
Berkeley man shot in Oakland identified (East Bay Times)
Wall Street is the Grinch that keeps stealing Christmas (Mint Press News)
Horse named after balcony collapse victim has unexpected racing win (RTE)
Civic Center Art Exhibition gives local artists a chance to shine (Daily Cal)
A Look Back: Berkeley saw somber Christmas in 1942 (East Bay Times)
DA charges two women with attempted murder (East BayTimes)
BART reduces Transbay service during this holiday week (Patch)