Top of the steps. Photo, taken on April 21, 2016, by gina g10
Top of the steps. Photo, taken on April 21, 2016, by gina g10

Weeding the worst library books (New Yorker)
Ex-Smith College president named interim executive vice-chancellor and provost (SFGate)
Scrutiny turns to balcony design in state hearing (Mercury News)
Berkeley balcony collapse hearing in Sacramento focuses on contractors (KPIX)
How UC Berkeley failed a woman who was being sexually harassed (The Guardian)
Café opens under new name in new location in Shattuck Square (Daily Cal)
Two Berkeley buildings to receive awards for sustainability, design (Daily Cal)
Missing UC Berkeley junior found on Monday (Daily Cal)
Mid-century gem on Euclid on market for $1.1M (SF Curbed)
Premier Cru faces challenge in attempt to liquidate (Daily Cal)
Berkeley is one of ‘top 10 cities where lazy bums can survive’ (Realtor)
A stroll down Solano Avenue (Your Berkeley)
9 favorite meal-sized salad spots in Berkeley and Oakland (Bay Area Bites)
Beloved whale sculpture back in Berkeley after repairs (ABC)

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