One person has been killed and another was hospitalized after a house fire in Union City Tuesday afternoon, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.
The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.0 earthquake Saturday morning less than a mile northeast of Union City.
Hayward firefighters were battling a one-alarm fire at a scrap metal plant at 30104 Industrial Parkway.
The hour long video shows the former 18th District assemblywoman picking out about $2,500 worth of clothing then going into a dressing room with shopping bags.
A Union City police vehicle is totaled after a multi-vehicle collision at Paseo Padre Parkway and Fremont Boulevard Monday morning, as video from Chopper 5 showed severe front-end damage turning the entire engine compartment into a grotesque sculpture of twisted and ripped metal and hoses.
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.
A small quake registering 2.8 hit near Union City, along the Hayward Fault at 1:38 p.m. Friday afternoon, according to U.S. Geological Survey seismographs.
A female victim was held up at gunpoint outside a Union City Walmart store and then forced to drive to a secluded area where she was sexually assaulted on Saturday night, police said.
After a house fire gutted a Union City family’s home and burned all of their presents less than two days before Christmas, neighbors and firefighters have stepped up to ensure that their festivities could still go on.
Police have arrested a man suspected in a series of indecent exposure incidents in Union City parks over the past year.