Egret taking off in Berkeley Marina by Mohan Ajmani. Photo shot March 29, 2016

Memorial Stadium’s financials for 2015: a slightly downturned smile (SB Nation)
Victim’s family upset that no criminal charges filed in balcony collapse (Daily Planet)
A dog named Kira is running for ASUC president (SF Gate)
Council talks transportation strategic planning at special meeting (Daily Cal)
After contentious dismissal, former human welfare commissioner returned to post (Daily Cal)
New Orleans-style house in Elmwood is listed at $895K (SF Curbed)
The Cal scholar who inspired one of Hemingway’s fictional characters (California)
Alvin Ailey leaps into the future (Express)
Montreal Symphony terrific in Berkeley (SF Classical Voice)

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