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San Jose seeks immigration office

San Jose seeks immigration office

Arjay Vitug,
Contributor

February 12, 2015

San Jose City Council members voted 9-2 last Tuesday to pass a motion that will establish an immigration office to provide guidance and support in preparing documents for work visas. The decision was in response to a meeting held two weeks prior, where both documented and undocumented residents voi...

Two massage businesses close

Ruoxi Bi,
Contributor

January 29, 2015

Hayward City Council unanimously passed a new ordinance to regulate massage therapy businesses on Jan. 16 to further bar sex activities at massage parlors. Assembly Bill 1147, authorized the “city, county, or city and county to adopt or enforce local ordinances that govern zoning, business licensing or ...

New project proposed for empty Mervyn’s site

New project proposed for empty Mervyn’s site

Yesenia Martinez,
Politics Editor

December 4, 2014

Hayward’s city council is considering yet another plan to develop the empty 11-acre lot on Foothill Boulevard where Mervyn’s headquarters once stood. A preliminary review of the proposed project was presented last night to the city council to build new residential and commercial space at the site....

Local schools prep for earthquakes

Yesenia Martinez,
Contributor

November 13, 2014

San Leandro’s city council worked with local school districts on Monday to determine how they can work together with the fire department to handle emergency situations like earthquakes. Representatives from San Leandro Unified School District and neighboring San Lorenzo Unified School District met...

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