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Law Requiring California Parents To Vaccinate Their Children Likely To Pass

Last Thursday, a state law was introduced that would eliminate the “personal belief” exception to California’s vaccination law. Political analyst Melissa Griffin Caen has more on the proposed law.

02/23/2015

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Bus Carrying 33 Oakland Students Gets Stuck On Highway 1 Near Muir Beach

A school bus with 33 students from Oakland got stuck in a sharp right-hand turn on state Highway 1 two miles north of Muir Beach Wednesday afternoon, CHP Officer Andrew Barclay said.

02/18/2015

Damage to an Oakland school. (Bay City News)

Classes To Resume Despite Suspected Arson At Oakland School

Classes will resume at a Rockridge middle school in Oakland where a suspected arson fire overnight left the cafeteria unusable.

02/16/2015

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Man Found Dead Near U-Haul Truck, Broken Windows Outside Hayward School

Police are investigating a dead body found near a U-Haul truck backed into a Hayward building.

02/13/2015

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Viral ‘Don’t Stay In School’ Video Wants Curriculum – Not Kids – Kicked Out Of Class

Youtuber and musician David Brown is causing a stir with his rap ‘Don’t Stay In School’ about what he sees as the flaws in the education system.

02/05/2015

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Chris Christie Thinks Parents Should Have Choice In Vaccinating Their Kids

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a likely Republican candidate for president, said Monday that parents should have some choice on whether to vaccinate their children.

02/02/2015

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Concord Elementary School Teacher With 2 Young Kids Likely Facing Life In Prison For Touching Male Students

A Concord elementary school teacher was convicted of 19 counts of child molestation today for touching his male students’ bare chests in his classes and other inappropriate touching.

01/27/2015

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Peeved Parishioners Leaving SF Catholic Church Over Ban On Girls As Altar Servers

A Bay Area church is now under fire over a controversial new policy saying only boys can be altar servers.

01/23/2015

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Mountain View Police Report Missing 17-Year-Old Girl Found Safe

Mountain View police say a 17-year-old girl reported missing Wednesday has been found safe.

01/21/2015

Brittney Nance helps her daughter Izabella, 7, with homework as Henry Nance, 5, and Lillie Nance, 2, play on the bed in their motel room at the Old Town Inn March 5, 2009 in West Sacramento, California. Brittney and her family were evicted from the house they were renting after her husband, Steve Nance, lost his job. The couple and their three children are living in a budget motel while they save enough money for deposit on a new rental home, but are finding it difficult as they pay nearly $1200 a month for the motel room. All five live in a small studio sized room with most of their belongings. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

20,000 Homeless Bay Area Schoolchildren – How Did We Get Here?

Soaring housing costs in the Bay Area and worsening domestic violence are just part of what are driving the increase in family homelessness.

12/17/2014

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