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  • Newark crime summaries for the June 2015 edition
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 19:36:23 GMT
    Siren Sounds is a compilation of Newark Police Department calls for service, as reported at nixle.com . All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law....
  • US Sports Camps, Nike Ultimate Camps, and Bay Area Disc Association...
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 12:11:08 GMT
    Nike Ultimate Camps and Bay Area Disc Association combine to return youth ultimate camp this summer at California State University, East Bay. They are paving the way for youth ultimate on the West Coast and work tirelessly to deliver nothing but the best quality program at every clinic and camp they run....
  • 2 Killed In Fourth Wrong-Way Crash In Sacramento-Area This Year
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 08:35:13 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • More
    published on Wed, 13 May 2015 01:20:58 GMT
    From the humble beginnings of an English immigrant, the Rowell Ranch Rodeo will celebrate its 95th year of western heritage and culture on May 16 and 17. Sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, recognized by the Hayward Historical Society with the 2013 Historic Organization Award, and a 2014 Inductee into the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Hall of Fame, the Rowell Ranch Pro Rodeo is a favored tradition in our community. One of the California Six Pac rodeos, Rowell Ranch...
  • Happy Birthday, Dwayne Johnson! Here Are 10 Ways We're Celebrating
    published on Tue, 05 May 2015 14:17:55 GMT
    In honor of his 43rd birthday this week, here are 10 reasons we're celebrating the life of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. 10. Dwayne Johnson was born on May 2, 1972, in Hayward, California, the son and grandson of professional wrestlers....
  • NCS golf: Foothill in quest for another TOC title
    published on Thu, 07 May 2015 00:49:18 GMT
    After its top two players last season moved on to Division I college programs, the powerful Foothill High golf program was supposed to be in a rebuilding mode this spring. Led by its lone senior Ryan Knop, Foothill will enter Monday's North Coast Section Division I Tournament of Champions at Monarch Bay Golf Course in San Leandro as a favorite, along with Diablo Foothill Athletic League champion Campolindo....
  • Around the Horn: Langer's home run lifts Yellowjackets
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 17:07:51 GMT
    David Langer hit a game-winning two-run home run in the bottom of the fifth inning in the Berkeley baseball team's 4-3 win over San Lorenzo on May 1. Teammate Leo Pollack threw a complete-game three-hitter with eight strikeouts, and also scored a run and drove in a run for the Yellowjackets, who improved to 11-7-2 overall and 8-4 in the West Alameda Athletic Conference with the victory. In a 5-0 victory over Hayward on April 29, Oscar Brown and Justice Caceres combined for a two-hitter and teamm...
  • Around the Horn: Bishop O'Dowd crushes Hayward
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 17:06:52 GMT
    The Bishop O'Dowd High School baseball team scored three runs in the bottom of the first inning and didn't look back in a 15-0 win over Hayward on April 30. Jared Bannister was 4 for 5 at the plate with two runs scored and three RBIs. Payton Silket crushed a fifth-inning grand slam and Jalen Bustos was 2 for 2 with a run scored and two RBIs....
  • Catherine D. Dow
    published on Sat, 02 May 2015 21:58:52 GMT
    Funeral services for Catherine D. Dow, age 61 of Lisbon will be held on Sunday at 2:00pm at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Pastor Floyd McCallum officiating. Burial will be at a later date at White Church Cemetery in Lisbon....
  • Catherine D. Dow
    published on Thu, 30 Apr 2015 21:50:42 GMT
    Funeral services for Catherine D. Dow, age 61 of Lisbon will be held on Sunday at 2:00pm at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Pastor Floyd McCallum officiating. Burial will be at a later date at White Church Cemetery in Lisbon....
  • NCS realignment plan passes
    published on Thu, 30 Apr 2015 01:49:15 GMT
    The North Coast Section realignment, which begins with the 2016-17 school year, will create configuration questions for some leagues. Clayton Valley Charter High will be part of a new "super" league which consists of most of the current Diablo Foothill Athletic League and all current Diablo Valley Athletic League schools....
  • Reputed Hayward gang member sentenced for murdering high school football star
    published on Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:06:23 GMT
    A known gang member was sentenced to 29 years to life today for the murder of a 17-year-old Neward High School student and football star more than 4 years ago. Prosecutor Elgin Lowe said Rafael Tovar, a 34-year-old batch mixer from Newark, was one of two people who fatally stabbed Justice Afoa near the intersection of Cedar Boulevard and Birch Street in Newark at about 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 15, 2010....
  • Hayward: Newark gang member sentenced for killing high school football star
    published on Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:44:50 GMT
    A Newark gang member was sentenced Monday to 29 years to life in prison in the 2010 killing of a Newark Memorial High School football star. Rafael Tovar, 34, was one of two men who fatally stabbed 17-year-old Justice Afoa on Dec. 15, 2010....
  • East Bay Athlete of the Week honorable mentions
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:07:24 GMT
    JOE DEMERS, College Park, baseball, Sr. -- DeMers threw his second no-hitter of the season to beat Concord 3-0 and complete a series sweep. He helped himself at the plate, going 3 for 3 with a solo home run, RBI double and RBI single....
  • Joe DeMers, Joey Matulovich lead East Bay no-hitter charge
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 22:53:07 GMT
    Two East Bay high school baseball players have made the rare feat look easy. College Park's Joe DeMers already has three no-hitters, including two in the past week, with San Ramon Valley's Joey Matulovich adding two of his own....
  • Mitchell Nakahara shines in Alameda High baseball victory
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:30:31 GMT
    Alameda High School baseball player Mitchell Nakahara, shown pitching against Hayward on March 25, fired a complete-game eight-hitter with five strikeouts in a 6-1 win over San Lorenzo on April 17. Teammate Kyle Averitt was 2 for 3 at the plate, including a double, and scored two runs. Devin Nash also drove in three runs in the victory for Alameda, which improved to 13-3 overall and 7-1 in the West Alameda County Conference with the win....
  • Hornets GM home for playoffs
    published on Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:42:02 GMT
    Since Wednesday, when the New Orleans Pelicans earned the eighth spot in the Western Conference playoffs, former Pacific basketball standout Dell Demps has been bombarded with ticket requests via text messages. “I'm from the Bay Area,” Demps said Friday on the Jim Rome Show....
  • A's And Hayward Firefighters Help Little League Team Recover From Burglary
    published on Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:55:56 GMT
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  • Oakland A's and Hayward Fire Cover Youth Baseball League Loss
    published on Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:07:18 GMT
    The League is offering a $1K reward for information leading to the arrest of the individual or individuals responsible for the theft. Hayward firefighters and the Oakland A's have each donated $1,000 to help the Tennyson American Little League after a person stole the league's safe with about $7,000 inside, officials said Thursday....
  • Reginald M. Davis
    published on Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:16:48 GMT
    Reginald Morris Davis, native of Fairfield, Calif., passed from this life at his home on Sunday, April 12, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. Reggie was born to Mervin Sr. and Rose Marie Davis on June 29, 1959 and attended public schools in Fairfield....