East Bay cities are courting Berkeley Lab [New York Times]
Berkeley residents prepare for radioactive fallout [The Daily]
St. Mary’s basketball team takes NorCal Division IV [Mercury News]
Fanny Singer, daughter of Alice Waters,  is a foodie, too [WSJ]
PIQ holds fundraiser for Japan [PIQ Facebook]
Peter Gabriel will perform in Berkeley in June [Rock Edition]
Cookbook by Chez Panisse’s David Tanis nominated for James Beard award [Inside Scoop]
Program to help survivors of male sexual abuse comes to Berkeley March 23 [Business Wire]

Photo: Resting from the storms Wnewton1948/Berkeleyside Flickr pool.

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 Created California, published in November...