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  1. Two Theater Reviews: 'Over the Tavern' by Actors Ensemble at Live Oak ...Read the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Two plays still in production, very different in subject and in style, but similar in that both contain a role that is, in many respects, the motor of the play-and both Berkeley productions found an ideal actor to cast in them.

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  2. Berkeley City Council: A Cliff Hanger on the Minimum WageRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Tuesday's Berkeley City Council session were disappointing but at least, so far, not a disaster.

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  3. the Public Eye: Racism: What's the Problem?Read the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    The past few weeks have seen the anniversaries of the US Civil Rights Act and the Supreme Court's landmark decision in "Brown v.

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  4. Berkeley City Council: A Cliffhanger on the Minimum WageRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Tuesday's Berkeley City Council session were disappointing but at least, so far, not a disaster.

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  5. Green Downtown Initiative Petitions Submitted, Likely to Qualify for November BallotRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Proponents of the Green Downtown and Public Commons Initiative submitted close to 4,000 signatures to the Berkeley City Clerk at 4 pm today in order to qualify the measure for the November ballot.

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  6. Man Found Dead in Berkeley Hills IdentifiedRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A man whose body was found near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property Sunday afternoon has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 22-year-old Concord resident Lorenzo Baltazar-Trujillo.

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  7. Help get the Berkeley Civic Center Zoning Overlay on the Ballot TodayRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Save our post office and historic Civic Center. Come to the Post Office steps, 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley, and add your name.

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  8. Body Found by Hiker Near Grizzly Peak on UC Berkeley CampusRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A hiker came across a body in the woods near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property this afternoon, a police lieutenant said.

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  9. Suppressing the Vote in BerkeleyRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    I am writing today because I am deeply disturbed at what I can only interpret as a way of suppressing my vote.

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  10. No Tears for Working People at the Berkeley City CouncilRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A group of organizers has decided to create a minimum wage initiative that will provide a livable wage for workers in Berkeley who are currently working for poverty wages.

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  11. The Minimum Wage Campaign In BerkeleyRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Dear Berkeley Wellstone Club Members and Friends, This is an update on the efforts to have the Berkeley City Council pass an adequate ordinance increasing the Minimum Wage in Berkeley.

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  12. Berkeley Citizens React to Council's Inaction on Minimum WageRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Berkeley's do-nothing city council has sparked citizens to launch yet another petition drive, another attempt to do by initiative what never seems to get done in the course of Berkeley's interminable and unproductive council meetings.

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  13. Theater Reviews: Golden Thread's 'The Fifth String' & Inferno Theatre's Diasporas FestivalistrictRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Golden Thread raved it up as something like a cross between a festival and something operatic.

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  14. UC Berkeley Student Accused of Filming Women in Co-Ed Dorm ShowersRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A 19-year-old University of California at Berkeley student has been charged with six misdemeanor counts of invading privacy for allegedly shooting several cellphone videos of women showering in dormitories in recent months, campus police said.

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  15. Forward of "Minimum Wage Betrayal by the Berkeley City Council! We're ...Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Below is an e-mail I received from Nicky Gonzalez Yuen via Credo Mobilize. I urge people to turn out to the Council meeting, as he suggests, to protest and to ask the Council to reconsider the higher minimum wage suggested by the Labor Commission.

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  16. Berkeley Group to Petition for Minimum Wage Ballot InitiativeRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Our group, Berkeley Citizens for a Fair Minimum Wage, will deliver a notice to the Berkeley City Clerk at 10 AM Thursday, May 15th.

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  17. Opera Review: Cherubini's Medee: a Rare Operatic Gem Performed in BerkeleyRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    As a part-time opera critic and full-time opera lover, I have attended some 750 opera performances throughout the world.

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  18. Union Files Safety Complaint About UC Berkeley Worker's DeathRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Union leaders said today that they've filed a complaint with the state Division of Occupational Safety and Health about the death of a custodian at the University of California at Berkeley on April 7. Leaders of American Federation of State Local and Municipal Employees Local 3299, which represents 22,000 service and patient care technical workers ... (more)

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  19. Berkeley Police Rescued Two Men in FireRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Three Berkeley police officers made a daring rescue of two men who were trapped by a fire near the University Avenue off-ramp to Interstate Highway 80 in Berkeley Wednesday afternoon, the Berkeley Police Association said.

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  20. Car Plows Through Apple Store Window on Berkeley's 4th Street; Merchandise StolenRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A suspect drove through the glass windows of an Apple store in Berkeley early this morning and made off with store merchandise, police said.

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