UC Berkeley student runs $700,000 T-shirt business from his apartment [SF Chronicle]
Berkeley rap phenom Brandon McCartney, a.k.a. Lil B, in profile [SFBG]
Berkeley Lab building to open early, saving $500,000 [SF Biz Times]
Ethiopians gathered in Berkeley to celebrate new year, Enkutatash [Oakland North]
Berkeley residents among those giving blood on Labor Day after cop shooting [SFGate]
15-year-old starts second semester studying the stars at UC Berkeley [Mercury News]
“I only play Jewish characters.” Mandy Patinkin at Berkeley Rep [Jewish Chronicle]

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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...