Halloween candy alternatives

The two-for-$5 deals for Halloween candy at Safeway and Walgreens are so appealing. The candy is conveniently right by the register, which is dangerous for the impulse shopper. This year, don’t go to Walgreens with the intention of grabbing paper towels and DayQuil and end up leaving with those items plus
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Pumpkin decorating

With the weather so sunny and your assignments so dreary, life may be feeling a bit dull. If you need a stress-relieving activity, channel your artistic whims and decorate some pumpkins. It’s easy, cheap and you don’t need any sort of artistic talent, trust us. Gather some friends and roommates, put
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Winter is coming: how to prepare

Winter is coming … sort of. The heat wave hasn’t gone away yet, but it is starting to get slightly colder. While the weather is unpredictable, here are a couple of things to be prepared for in case the weather decides to flip a 180 and nip us in the butt.  
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A survey of Berkeley’s major grocery stores

Paying an extra dollar for an essential good does not seem like much. But this can add up to a big portion of your budget in the long run. To help Cal students decide where to shop, the Clog surveyed major grocery stores in Berkeley and compiled a list of their prices for
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Pharmacy spacing is logical

On Tuesday, Berkeley City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to require a buffer zone of 1,000 feet between any two pharmacies of more than 5,000 sq. ft. This undertaking is likely intended to preserve the character and appearance of the city, while also curbing the effect of the proliferation of
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Don’t get sick — avoid the flu!

If you weren’t proactive enough to get a flu shot over break, you might be feeling extra sensitive about the germ-infested classrooms you’re spending so much time in. California may have missed the “winter” memo, but it definitely didn’t forget about flu season. Although there isn’t a specific month the
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