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Morning Wrap: 7/2/12

Monday, July 2, 2012

Chagrin in North Beach over getting the Central Subway shaft, Berkeley’s historic downtown post office makes the liquidation list, Newark hotel evacuated after guest uses chemicals to commit suicide, more.

  • North Beach merchants and others are unhappy about getting the Central Subway shaft—and nothing else. Chronicle
  • Tammerlin Drummond sounds off on the latest real estate trend in Oakland: investors snapping up foreclosed houses in low-income neighborhoods. Oakland Tribune
  • Berkeley’s historic downtown post office building is on the list of properties to be liquidated by the Postal Service. Chronicle
  • A Newark hotel was evacuated Sunday afternoon after a guest apparently used chemicals to commit suicide. Bay City News Service
  • Giants fans were able to stuff enough votes for three Giants—Buster Posey, Melky Cabrera and Pablo Sandoval—to be elected as starters for on National League All-Star team. Chronicle

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