Smackdown: Rick and Ann’s v. Bette’s when accompanied by tots [510 Families]
Robert Hass featuring at the Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival [Oakland Tribune]
L.A. Times reporter takes some heat at UCB Grading Teachers forum [Mercury News]
The Wire creator David Simon: writer-in-residence at Berkeley’s J-School [California Mag]
UC Berkeley freshman develops comic book focusing on people with disabilities [Daily Cal]

Photo: St Mary’s College High School, Berkeley by Alex Rez/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...