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Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Threatening Twitter Messages Made By Newark Teacher Weren’t Criminal, Police Say

Threatening Twitter messages directed at students by a Newark teacher were “inappropriate and unprofessional” but were not criminal, police said Thursday.

09/18/2014

Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Student Stands Up For Newark High School Teacher Who Made Threatening Tweets

Newark Memorial High School teacher Krista Hodges came under fire over tweets that included “I already wanna stab kids” and they “make my trigger finger feel itchy.”

09/03/2014

Tweet purportedly by Krista Hodges, a teacher at Newark High School. (CBS)

Newark Teacher Reprimanded For Threatening Comments About Students On Twitter

A school district has taken “appropriate disciplinary steps” against a Newark teacher who reportedly made threatening comments about her students on her Twitter feed.

08/28/2014

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Teen Suspect Arrested In Newark Elementary School Burglary

Newark police have arrested a young man on suspicion of stealing from a local elementary school.

08/10/2014

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Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire In Newark

Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire in Newark Sunday night, an Alameda County Fire Department dispatcher said.

08/03/2014

Exterior of the E-Z 8 Motel in Fremont. (CBS)

Newark Motel Targeted For Closure Because Of Criminal Activity

The Newark planning commission was set to vote Wednesday on whether to close down a motel that’s been in business in the city for 30 years because it appears to be a magnet for criminal activity

07/02/2014

Development in Newark where more than 160 houses and townhomes will be built. (CBS)

New Homes Coming To Newark, Developers Paying Millions In Fees Instead Of Building Affordable Units

Empty lots will soon turn into Newark’s first new housing in years. But most people will be priced out, and city leaders may prefer it that way.

06/23/2014

An employee seals a box at an Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center.  ( David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Amazon To Operate Distribution Center Out Of Newark Warehouse, Bringing 400 Jobs

Amazon is bringing hundreds of jobs to the Bay Area.

05/14/2014

A file photo of a United Airlines Boeing 737 (Pacman5/Wikimedia Commons)

Close Call Involving Flight From SFO Investigated At New Jersey Airport

The pilot of a commuter jet departing Newark Liberty International Airport and headed to San Francisco International Airport can be heard telling air traffic controllers that an incoming Boeing 737 passed “real close” to him in an incident now under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board.

04/25/2014

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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