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The Berkeley Wire: 05.13.16

Among the live oaks. Photo mystuart

Among the live oaks. Photo, taken late afternoon on campus on April 16, 2016, by mystuart

A new prayer space where dancing inspires divine flow (J-Weekly)
Berkeley Lab participates in new microbiome initiative (Berkeley Lab)
Cal Band marching off on Asia tour (UC Berkeley)
Two long and winding roads lead to one golden pairing (J-Weekly)
36 graduating artists, 3 rooms, memories of a genocide (UC Berkeley)
Christina Murphy, Leah Simon-Weisberg to run for Rent Stabilization Board (Daily Cal)

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.12.16

Sprout a gnome in Berkeley by Wonderboom! Photo 'fathomfive

Sprout: a gnome in Berkeley by Wonderboom! Photo ‘fathomfive

Demetris Robertson, 2016’s #1 athlete in the country, picks Cal football (SB Nation)
Berkeley teen’s liberal views haven’t budged in 50 years (Newsweek)
Graduating UC Berkeley in three years: Dublin High School’s Tatum Wheeler (One Dublin)
Berkeley: 67th annual satsuki bazaar celebrates Hawaiian style (East Bay Times)
California breweries win 49 World Beer Cup medals (Mercury News)
Bay Area restaurants struggle to keep workers as living costs rise (Mercury News)
Mark Bittman leaves vegan meal-kit company Purple Carrot (Mother Jones)

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.11.16

Bancroft Truck. Photo, taken on May 9, 2016, by David Gould

Bancroft Truck. Photo, taken on May 8, 2016, by David Gould

Berkeley resident files to run for District 2 City Council election (Daily Cal)
Berkeley Police open data portal now available to the public (East Bay Times)
Women Build graduates its first all-female class in the construction trades (Oakland North)
Berkeley community workshop address energy options (East Bay Times)
Berkeley: Himalayan Fair to focus on postquake Nepal (East Bay Times)
Berkeley author to talk on early California Indian life at the El Cerrito Festival (BANG)

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Where in Berkeley?

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Know where this is? Take a guess and let us know in the Comments, below.

Photo: Mohan Ajmani.

Send your submissions for “Where in Berkeley?” to tips@berkeleyside.com. The more obscure the better — just as long as the photos are taken in Berkeley. Thanks in advance.

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.10.16

Spring time. Photo Film&PhotoArchivist

Spring time. Photo: Film&PhotoArchivist

UC Berkeley earns sixth-best global reputation (Daily Cal)
Group celebrating 20 years of creek stewardship (Mercury News)
Man outruns attempted robbers (East Bay Times)
Facing sky-high SF rents, Mission Cheese expands to Berkeley (Inside Scoop)
Sizeable share of Cal students are financially forced to skip meals (California)
Berkeley: Historic murals will be preserved (East Bay Times)
Chancellor Dirks sends an update to the campus community (UC Berkeley News)

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.09.16

Berkeley, 4th Street. Photo: bitonio

Berkeley, 4th Street. Photo, taken on May 7, 2016, by bitonio

UC Berkeley Chancellor buying novelist Alice Walker’s Berkeley home (SF Chronicle)
UC Berkeley senior to run for California State Assembly (Daily Cal)
UC Berkeley-UCSF community medical program at risk (SF Chronicle)
Berkeley: 3 sought in strong-arm robbery (Mercury News)
Financial help available for seismic upgrades (East Bay Times)
Stadium send-off, May 14 caps, graduation season (UC Berkeley)

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.06.16

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.05.16

Deer in the backyard. Photo, taken on May 2, 2016, by Mojan Ajmani

Deer in the backyard. Photo, taken on May 2, 2016, by Mohan Ajmani

Photo essay: A walk through Berkeley (Daily Cal)
UC Berkeley ranked one of world’s elite ‘top six’ (UCB News)
Bikes to trump cars in new East Bay bike-sharing program (Mercury News)
Half Moon Bay Brewing Co. to open taproom in old Botella Republic space (Inside Scoop)
Taqueria with a cause comes to Gourmet Ghetto (Mercury News)
Snapp Shots: Berkeley Hardware saved from axe (East Bay Times)

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.04.16

Avett Brothers at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley. Photo Kelly Owen

Avett Brothers at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley on April 30. Photo: Kelly Owen

Two minimum wage initiatives for Berkeley ballot (Express)
New effort to solve Berkeley cold case murder (KTVU)
Progressive voters meet to endorse city council and mayoral candidates (Daily Cal)
UC Chancellor faces skeptical Academic Senate (SF Chronicle)
How my disability helped me thrive at Cal’s computer science program (Medium)
At Shotgun Players, a game of ‘Hamlet’ roulette (Express)

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Where in Berkeley?

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Know where this is? Take a guess and let us know in the Comments, below. (Also, while you’re at it, we still don’t have a correct answer for our April 6 contest! We’ve added a couple more photos as clues — go see if you can figure out where it is…)

Photo: Jim Rosenau.

Send your submissions for “Where in Berkeley?” to tips@berkeleyside.com. The more obscure the better —  just as long as the photos are taken in Berkeley. Thanks in advance.

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.03.16

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The Berkeley Wire: 05.02.16

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The Berkeley Wire: 04.29.16

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