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  • Tennyson, Castro Valley put up nearly a mile of offensevisit|article-5835835|river-40393-1col-hp-3|1
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:39:11 GMT
    It was approaching 11 p.m. and Tennyson-Hayward football coach Terry Smith - exhausted, drenched and euphoric - handed out praise and game balls to one offensive player after another in the end zone. "Don't forget about the defense," chimed in Tennyson defensive coordinator Anthony Jackson ....
  • High school roundup: Salesian hands St. Mary's its first loss
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 06:21:37 GMT
    With sophomores scoring all four of its touchdowns, the Salesian High football team beat visiting St. Mary's 30-23 on Saturday afternoon to take over sole possession of first place in the Tri-County Athletic League Rock Division. The loss was the first of the season for St. Mary's , which fell behind for good in the third quarter when Salesian's Dewayne Dixon returned a kickoff 90 yards for a touchdown....
  • Memories of the Loma Prieta Earthquake 25 years later
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:13:25 GMT
    Memories of the Loma Prieta Earthquake 25 years later I was 9 years old then. Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1wbs4Qn In this Oct. 19, 1989 file photo, workers check the damage to Interstate 880 in Oakland, Calif., after it collapsed during the Loma Prieta earthquake two days earlier....
  • benefits & social events
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Bay Area Jewish Singles Hiking Club. Six-mile hike in Garin/Dry Creek Regional Park, 1320 Garin Ave., Hayward....
  • ELECTION 2014: Two vying for Alameda County schools supe...
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:17:53 GMT
    Two experienced administrators are vying to take over an office that makes few headlines but provides critical services to the Alameda County public education system and local schools. Helen K. Foster and Karen Monroe are running for Alameda County superintendent of schools, a post being vacated by longtime superintendent Shelia Jordan....
  • Jordan Sr., Albert
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 03:00:00 GMT
    Albert Jordan, Sr. Albert was born in Tulare County, California on May 26, 1928. He entered peacefully into rest on October 10, 2014 at his home in Hayward surrounded by his loving family....
  • Alameda: Island plays host to annual Zombie Crawl
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:19:18 GMT
    What began as a zombie-themed birthday party for a few dozen friends has turned into a popular late October tradition for hundreds of Alamedans. And Islanders will see plenty of zombies around town this Saturday night, when the sixth annual Alameda Zombie Crawl takes place....
  • Kensington: Police search ends in arrest of two theft suspects
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:02:54 GMT
    A man and woman spotted driving an allegedly stolen car were arrested after a search in Kensington last week, police said. Justin Pereira, 31, of Hayward, and Karis Garcia, 23, of Oakland, were caught in separate locations Oct. 7 and expected to be charged with several felonies, police Chief Gregory Harman said....
  • UC Davis names new chief financial officer
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 01:02:40 GMT
    Dave Lawlor has been named as vice chancellor of Finance and Resource Management, and chief financial officer for UC Davis, Chancellor Linda Katehi announced Tuesday. Lawlor has held a senior finance post at George Washington University in the nation's capital for the last seven years and before that worked in industry in California, Illinois and Maryland....
  • UC Davis chooses CFO
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:53:07 GMT
    Dave Lawlor has been chosen as the new chief financial officer of the University of California Davis , effective Nov. 3. Lawlor, who also will serve as vice chancellor of finance and resource management, previously held a senior finance position at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. "I feel very fortunate to move from one world-class institution to another," Lawlor said in a news release. "Though different in many respects, both GW and UC Davis have much in common....
  • Lead Jr. Training Camp in Hayward
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:59:14 GMT
    III, along with Raiderettes Chanel and Erica, took nearly 200 4th-6th graders through football drills and encouraged the students to be active and have fun. The Raiders chose Fairview Elementary in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, where 42 percent of the students are Hispanic....
  • Host Camp at Fairview Elementary
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:45:29 GMT
    TE Mychal Rivera, S Brandian Ross and RB George Atkinson III had fun playing 60 with students at Fairview Elementary School in Hayward during a Junior Training Camp....
  • Media Advisory: Chancellor to visit Hayward, Tennyson high schools on ...
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:04:04 GMT
    WHAT: University of California, Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks and top campus administrators will visit Hayward High School and Tennyson High School in the Hayward Unified School District to promote college readiness, inspire potential UC students and offer teens practical tools for college success. The visit is part of Achieve UC, a series of coordinated stops this fall by senior University of California leaders to select state high schools....
  • Union City: Four candidates in New Haven school board race
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 08:37:47 GMT
    Four candidates are running for two New Haven Unified school board seats, promising to help lead a district that must upgrade its aging campuses while managing its finances. The incumbents are Sarabjit Cheema and Linda Canlas, and the challengers are Gwen Estes and Lance Nishihira....
  • Slideshow: East Bay high school football Friday, Oct. 10, 2014
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 04:33:37 GMT
    High School Football teams are back on the field for another week of the 2014 season, and Bay Area News Group photographers are there to capture all the action. This week, we cover the Tennyson vs. Bishop O'Dowd game in Hayward, we cover the BVAL opener for Freedom and Antioch in Oakley and we are in Lafayette as Dublin takes on Acalanes....
  • Hayward man gets 3 years for financial aid fraud
    published on Sat, 11 Oct 2014 01:26:15 GMT
    A Hayward man has been sentenced to three years in prison for defrauding the federal government by filing $700,000 worth of fake financial aid applications, the U.S. Attorney's office said Friday. Kyle Edward Moore, 29, and several partners recruited so-called "straw students," then helped them prepare fraudulent federal financial aid applications, collecting an estimated $500,000 from the U.S. Department of Education, prosecutors said....
  • Tax measures in New Haven Unified schools, Union City and Newark
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:36:48 GMT
    Tri-City voters next month will consider three ballot measures asking them to pay more to upgrade Union City and south Hayward schools, and avoid cuts in public safety and other essential services in Union City and Newark. "Our facilities are old," said Arlando Smith, the district's co-superintendent....
  • Hayward: Gang leader gets three life terms in San Leandro tattoo party killings
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:24:17 GMT
    A reputed gang leader was sentenced today to three consecutive terms of life in prison without parole for his role in a shooting after a tattoo party in San Leandro three years ago that left three people dead and three others wounded. Anthony Perry, a 24-year-old Oakland man, was one of three alleged gang members who were convicted on April 18 of three counts of murder and four counts of attempted murder for the shooting....
  • Kensington: Police search ends in arrest of two theft suspects
    published on Thu, 09 Oct 2014 20:46:33 GMT
    A man and woman spotted driving an allegedly stolen car were arrested after a long search in Kensington earlier this week, police said Thursday. Justin Pereira, 31, of Hayward, and Karis Garcia, 23, of Oakland, were caught in separate locations Tuesday and expected to be charged with several felonies, Police Chief Gregory Harman said....
  • New Details Emerge in Case of U.C. Santa Cruz Student Accused of...
    published on Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:46:35 GMT
    A 20-year old U.C. Santa Cruz student allegedly stabbed his mother to death with a household pair of scissors, Hayward police say. Investigators say they're still trying to piece together what caused Badiali to use the scissors to stab his 57-year old mother Rosemary Badiali several times to the face and head....