Days gone by: heading back to Berkeley for a dose of heady nostalgia [Tribune]
Barry Estabrook, author of “Tomatoland”, at Books Inc August 16 [Books Inc]
“Stop the violence” block party, on McGee on August 2 [KKSF]
AC Transit fares go up August 1, adult cash fare to $2.10 [AC Transit]
Cal Bears’ new $150m athletic facility due to open in October [Tribune]
Berkeley symphony chooses new executive director [Daily Planet]
Berkeley couple’s film on identity at Jewish Film Festival [Chronicle]

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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...