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Downtown Hayward. (CBS)

No Joke: April 1st Brings Double Digit Sales Tax To Several East Bay Towns

Buy something in Hayward and you’re going to get whacked with a 10% sales tax. Take a few steps outside the city limits and the tax is a half cent cheaper.

03/31/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

New Details Revealed In Death Of Albany Dental Student Killed In Her Apartment

An Albany dental student was shot sometime after she attended afternoon prayers at a Sikh temple, police said Sunday as new details emerge in an ongoing investigation.

03/15/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

UCSF Dental Student Found Dead In Albany Apartment

An Albany woman found dead in an apparent homicide in her apartment on Monday has been identified as a University of California at San Francisco dental school student.

03/11/2015

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Killer Loose In Albany, East Bay Town’s First Murder In Decade

A 37-year-old woman was found dead in an apparent homicide at her apartment in Albany on Monday afternoon, police said.

03/11/2015

A child is loaded onto an ambulance outside the Antioch Water Park, June 18, 2015. (CBS)

Five Albany Middle School Students Rushed To Hospital After Ingesting Pills

Five students at Albany Middle School were hospitalized after apparently taking pills Wednesday morning.

02/25/2015

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Delicious Finds At Oddlots Wine Shop In Albany

A friend recently introduced me an unusual wine store in Albany where I picked up three great wines.

02/06/2015

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Bay Area Commute Dubbed ‘Most Predictable’ In The Nation

Bay Area traffic may be rough, but at least it’s expected.

02/03/2015

PG&E Map indicates where power outages were reported Tuesday. (PG&E)

Traffic Lights Go Dark As Power Outage Strikes More Than 38,000 Customers In East Bay

A PG&E spokesperson has confirmed a massive power outage Tuesday afternoon in the East Bay affecting 38,000 homes and businesses, mostly in Berkeley.

01/20/2015

The East Bay Municipal Utility District water treatment facility stands in Oakland, California. (Photo by Chip Chipman/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

East Bay Wastewater Districts, Cities Agree To Pay $1.5 Million Fine & Keep Sewage Out Of SF Bay

The East Bay Municipal Utility District, Stege Sanitary District and six cities have agreed to pay $1.5 million in fines to settle allegations they allowed raw or partially treated sewage to flow into the San Francisco Bay.

07/29/2014

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Paul McCartney Helps Couple Get Engaged At Concert

The former Beatle brought a man and his girlfriend on stage for a proposal as he resumed performing following recovery from a virus…

07/07/2014

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