UC Berkeley thought to be slashing 150 jobs: the hammer falls [SF Chronicle]
Brown’s Berkeley cuts imperil California dream that created Silicon Valley [Bloomberg]
Creating a lifelong learning center at Cal was a tricky proposition [UC Berkeley]
Free and fun family activities in Berkeley over the MLK weekend [510 Families]
Under covers: the Claremont Hotel, Club and Spa [SF Chronicle]
Berkeley Chess Club produces student champions [Coco Times]
Berkeley neighbors oppose Woolsey Street massage parlor [Berkeley Voice]
Delightful performer with a mastery of words: Mike Daisey at the Rep [Mercury News]
The skinny on Flacos, Adeline Street’s vegetarian Mexican restaurant [Chronicle]

Photo: Sweet Adeline Bakeshop by Neenabeena/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...