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Sprinklers water the lawns of a new housing development July 28, 2005 in Hesperia, California. California's demand for water will jump by 40 percent over the next 25 years according to a study released this week by the Public Policy Institute of California. Half of all the water used by inland homeowners, where growth is booming, goes to irrigating yards, compared to one third or less in the cooler coastal regions. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

East Bay Water Customers Hit With Mandatory Cutbacks Because Of Drought

In a 4-1 vote, the Alameda County Water District – which serves Fremont, Newark and Union City – voted to declare a water shortage emergency, forcing mandatory water restrictions on its 350,000 customers.

03/14/2014

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Newark ATM Robbery Suspect Sought

Police are looking for a man who robbed a person at a Newark Bank of America ATM machine on Sunday morning.

03/11/2014

Cindy Lynn Burleigh is charged with attacking her mother with a hammer. (Newark PD)

Newark Woman Faces Attempted Murder Charge For Hammer Attack On 75-Year-Old Mom

A 57-year-old Newark woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and other charges for allegedly attacking her mother with a hammer early Sunday morning, police said.

03/03/2014

Newark police were searching for this man suspected of stealing an ATM card to get cash. (Newark Police)

Newark Police Search For Man Who Stole ATM Card To Get Cash

Police in Newark are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who stole an ATM card to obtain cash.

02/14/2014

Four of the six suspects arrested in connection with the Newark Christmas Eve burglaries.

Newark Police Arrest Suspects In Christmas Eve Burglaries

Police in Newark have made arrests and recovered stolen items from at least one home that was burglarized on Christmas Eve.

12/28/2013

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Teen Girl Hospitalized After Being Hit In Newark Crosswalk

A 14-year-old girl has been hospitalized with major injuries after a car struck her while she was in a crosswalk in Newark this morning, police said.

12/06/2013

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Newark Man Killed In Solo Collision With Tree

Newark police were investigating a solo vehicle crash that killed a 51-year-old man Friday night.

10/12/2013

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Elderly Newark Couple Awoken By Smoke Detector Escape Burning Home

Two elderly adults escaped their burning home without injury in Newark early Tuesday morning, according to an Alameda County fire battalion chief.

09/03/2013

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East Bay Woman Accused Of Credit Card Fraud After Restaurant Mix Up

A woman who dined at a Newark seafood restaurant on her birthday and was handed the wrong credit card by the waitress at the end of her meal was arrested after she took the card and headed to a nearby mall on Sunday evening, police said.

08/12/2013

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Vandals Smash Windows Of 13 Cars In Newark

Police were searching for a group of vandals who smashed the windows of 13 cars in Newark on Sunday night.

07/30/2013

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