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Community helps Hayward keep clean and green

Community helps Hayward keep clean and green

Tishauna Carrell,
Staff Writer
March 8
Filed under Features, Metro, Showcase

Jillian Hogan moved from San Jose to Hayward three years ago to be closer to her job in San Leandro. But she quickly noticed lots of fast food bags, chips and other garbage floating around in her neighborhood. “It’s kinda windy out here so the stuff would blow into my front yard,” Hogan said. ...

Hayward community marches in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Hayward community marches in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Daisy Ortiz,
Contributor
February 1
Filed under Metro

On the morning of Jan. 16 in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, children, CSUEB students, teens, parents and grandparents gathered in front of Hayward City Hall. Approximately 200 people attended according to board member of the South Hayward Parish, Terri Owens. Many of them chanting “No jus...

Inauguration protests attract thousands in Bay Area

Inauguration protests attract thousands in Bay Area

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
January 25
Filed under Features, Metro, Showcase

Inauguration Day Two-thousand peaceful protesters were armed with signs gathered at the Oakland City Hall at 7 a.m. on Friday to protest the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Undeterred by the rain, marchers met to voice their dissent with Trump, who has made offensive comments about women, minorities, imm...

Gunfire erupts near Oakland City Hall

Gunfire erupts near Oakland City Hall

Kaila Mathis, DeAlaundria Gardner, and Justin Shiu,
Contributors
January 11
Filed under Metro

Gunfire shut down an Oakland City Hall meeting at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, and all meetings were cancelled for the evening as police set up barricades around the one block crime scene. The Oakland Redevelopment Successor Agency and Economic Development Committee was nearly an hour into a meeting ...

City Hall lights up Downtown Hayward

City Hall lights up Downtown Hayward

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
December 7
Filed under Features, Metro, Photo Galleries, Showcase

Hayward’s “Light Up The Season” celebration took over downtown on Saturday. City officials closed off sections of B and Watkins Streets near City Hall where attendees could watch performances, play games, go on carnival rides and much more. According to the President and CEO of the Hayw...

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Robert B. Wister,
Hayward Resident
November 30
Filed under Letter to Editor, Opinion, Politics

Each election cycle we are confronted with closed streets for paving ONLY in the three months before election vote time. Watch the street paving frenzy come to a screeching halt the day of the election. Where are these workers for the preceding eighteen months? Who is paying them during their time o...

Bay Area responds to election

Bay Area responds to election

Denika Williams,
Contributor
November 28
Filed under Campus, Politics, Showcase

Chaos broke loose in various cities across the nation the moment Donald J. Trump became President Elect of the Unites States, including the Bay Area. Like most Americans, I watched on Tuesday November 8th to see the results of the 45th Presidential Election. It was past midnight when the news broke t...

East Bay students hold peaceful protest

East Bay students hold peaceful protest

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
November 16
Filed under Campus, Politics, Showcase

Screaming, yelling and chanting could be heard all across the Cal State East Bay Hayward campus last Wednesday. The news circulated primarily through social media and urged students, faculty and staff to gather in protest of the election of Donald Trump as the successor to current President of the Un...

Hayward Unified School District holds Educational Summit

Hayward Unified School District holds Educational Summit

Shannon Stroud ,
Metro Editor
April 17
Filed under Metro

In February, Hayward Unified School District kicked off “Made in Hayward” a six month campaign that promotes educational excellence in all Hayward schools.  In support of the campaign, HUSD will host its second Educational Summit to encourage collaboration amongst students, teachers, educators and...

Women discuss gender issues

Women discuss gender issues

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor
April 1
Filed under Metro, Showcase

On March 26, the City of Hayward held “Hayward Honors Women” for the third time at City Hall. The event featured four women with roots in Hayward who discussed gender issues and women’s rights. “Events like these are important because I think it is a coming together and sharing ideas and th...

City of Hayward celebrates women

City of Hayward celebrates women

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor
March 24
Filed under Metro

The month of March is “Women’s History Month” and the city of Hayward is celebrating by holding the “Hayward Honors Women” event. The event will be held on Thursday March 26 from 5pm to 7pm at Hayward City Hall, and is free for all ages. “Hayward Honors Women” will feature a panel discussion...

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