The East Bay Regional Park District has hired a veteran Bay Area law enforcement officer to serve as captain of its Police Department. Capt. Anthony “Tony” Ciaburro, 49, started Sept. 21 at the park [...]
The City of Hayward has announced that it seeking five new mural art projects for this fiscal year. The Mural Art Program is partnering with local artists to foster: civic pride, cultural diversity, cultural [...]
In the midst of a national conversation about police transparency and accountability, the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California and the Law Offices of Amitai Schwartz recently filed a lawsuit against the City of [...]
Aug. 29, 2015, marked a decade since Katrina, one of the deadliest hurricanes in the history of the United States, made landfall in southeast Louisiana. Thirty colleges on the Gulf Coast were affected [...]
The San Leandro Main Library, located at 300 Estudillo Avenue, will host its first “How To” Festival on Saturday, Sept. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
San Quentin State Prison is taking emergency medical steps after six inmates have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a severe and sometimes deadly form of pneumonia, while dozens more are under observation.
The City of San Leandro announced that it will be hosting a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month on Saturday, Sept.12, beginning at 2 p.m. in the Main Library’s theater at 300 Estudillo Ave.in downtown [...]
The City of San Leandro announced that it is moving forward with amendments and updates to its Rent Review Ordinance. In order to help inform that process, the city will host a community [...]
Mission Peak Regional Preserve might be among the Bay Area’s busiest parks, but it has some of the best-maintained trails, thanks to students at Irvington High School in Fremont.
The Alameda County Citizens Academy is accepting applications for its Fall 2015 class. Formerly known as the Alameda County Leadership Academy, the Citizens Academy is a six-session interactive program that provides insight to [...]