UC Berkeley’s PhD programs ranked among nation’s best [UC Berkeley]
Jesse Arreguin ordinance would mandate upkeep of vacant lots [Daily Cal]
Comment: Wesley Center project gets infill right in Berkeley
[Daily Planet]
UCB prof Bob Bea investigating Deepwater Horizon explosion [Coco Times]
Ten Berkeley election candidates answer questions on preservation [BAHA]
Ceremony will mark promotion of three members of BPD [City of Berkeley]

Photo: Berkeley motorcycle police officers by KAP Cris/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...