High rate of drug and alcohol use among Berkeley students [Daily Cal]
George Beier won’t run for City Council ever again [Daily Cal]
Berkeley man’s devotion to preserving Lancias [NYT]
Berkeley man severely beaten in Oakland over the weekend [Oakland Tribune]
Mark Twain autobiography hits bookstores today [UC Berkeley News]
Half-off tickets to Berkeley Playhouse’s Cinderella [Savvy Source]

Photo by Ira Serkes/Berkeleyside Flickr pool

UPDATE 10/16: Patrick Kennedy wrote in to say the building above is the ARTech Building at Milvia and Addison. He developed the building in 2002.

Frances Dinkelspiel, Berkeleyside and CItyside co-founder, is a journalist and author. Her first book, Towers of Gold: How One Jewish Immigrant Named Isaias Hellman...