West Berkeley drug dealer turned junior football coach takes his team to Florida [Mercury News]
Student arrested over UC Chancellor’s home vandalism allowed back to school [Indy Bay]
Parts of H-13 among the most deteriorated highways in the nation [Oakland Tribune]
Discovery of “Ardi”, the oldest hominid skeleton, named Breakthrough of the Year [UC Berkeley]
Council delays discussion of stadium exemption [Daily Planet]

[Photo of the newly unveiled UC campanile by TheRealMichaelMoore, Berkeleyside Flickr pool]

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...