The Berkeley Wire: 01.24.11

Fitness guru and BHS graduate Jack Lalanne dies at 96 [La Times]
Former Michigan governor to teach at Cal [UC News]
Regents approve new solar center at Berkeley Lab [Daily Cal]
Apple fanboys should see Daisey’s play on Steve Jobs [Cult of Mac]
Uneven Heartbreak House by Berkeley’s Actors’ Ensemble [Examiner]
New owner of Café Med tries to keep spirit alive
[Daily Cal]
David Logan, who funded investigative reporting chair at Cal, dies [Mercury News]
Is Berkeley Alameda County’s infected toe? [Bubo Blog]

Photo: Aquatic Park morning by wnewton/Berkeleyside Flickr pool

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