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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

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Customers Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out In McDonald’s Restaurant Inside San Leandro Walmart

A San Leandro Walmart store reopened Sunday morning after a two-alarm fire broke out at a McDonald’s restaurant inside the business on Saturday evening, according to the Alameda County Fire Department and a store employee.

03/29/2015

A highway patrol officer guards a roadblock on Highway 38 near Angeles Oaks during a standoff with fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner, near San Bernardino, California on February 12, 2013. Nobody has yet been found in a burnt-out US mountain cabin where Dorner was believed to have barricaded himself after a six-day manhunt, a police spokesman said. Media reports that a body had been found in the cabin near Big Bear, east of Los Angeles, and identified as Dorner's were false, said Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) spokesman Andrew Smith. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

CHP: Driver Flees After Striking, Killing Pedestrian Crossing I-580

A pedestrian was reportedly trying to cross Interstate Highway 580 Sunday morning when he was struck and killed by a car near the border of San Leandro and Hayward, according to the CHP.

03/29/2015

A man pushes shopping carts outside of a Walmart store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

San Leandro Walmart Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out At McDonald’s Inside Store

A Walmart store in San Leandro has been evacuated due to a two-alarm fire that started Saturday evening.

03/28/2015

A free Wi-Fi hotspot beams broadband internet from atop a public phone booth. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Downtown San Leandro Will Have Free Wi-Fi By Summer

The new system will provide some of the fastest Internet speeds available anywhere in the Bay Area.

03/19/2015

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Man Arrested After Allegedly Throwing Hot Coffee At 7-Eleven Clerk In San Leandro

A man was arrested for allegedly throwing a cup of hot coffee at a 7-Eleven clerk’s face after an altercation in the store early Monday morning, police said Tuesday.

03/18/2015

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Magnitude 3.1 Earthquake Shakes San Leandro

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 struck one mile northeast of San Leandro Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

03/10/2015

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Violent Oakland Gang Suspected Of Following San Leandro Police Officers To Their Homes

Bay Area police officers may now be the target of one of Oakland’s most violent street gangs. Authorities said gang members have even tracked officers to their homes.

03/06/2015

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11-Year Old Boy Discovers Loaded Gun While Walking To San Leandro School; Gang Member Arrested

An 11-year-old boy’s discovery of a loaded gun while he was walking to school in San Leandro led to the arrest of an alleged gang member for a shooting outside a bar last week, police said.

02/18/2015

A Powerball lottery ticket is printed for a customer at a 7-Eleven store. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

San Leandro Winner Of $1.4 Million Powerball Prize Identified

California Lottery officials said Friday that the Powerball winner who bought a winning ticket at Pop Top Market & Liquor in San Leandro is Hector Carrera.

02/15/2015

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