Former Cal football player accused of pimping [SF Examiner]
Gordon Liu expected to be confirmed to state Supreme Court [LA times]
Oxford Elementary now a “Program Improvement” school [Daily Cal]
Landscape architect Peter Walker helps design national 9/11 memorial [SF Chronicle]
UC Berkeley students buy stuff in August, throw it away in May [East Bay Express]
School district on way to building baseball field on Derby [Daily Cal]
Local theater highlights [East Bay Express]
CEO of Berkeley-based XOMA resigns after push to go commercial [xconomy]

Photo: Broken Symmetry by DHParks/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...