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What it means to live alone in the Bay Area

What it means to live alone in the Bay Area
March 7, 2018

The trials and tribulations of adulting When I first walked into my yard, everything seemed normal. It wasn't until I got to the front gate that leads to my front door that I noticed something was off....

What to do if there is an active shooter on campus

Illustration of a gunman.
December 8, 2017

On March 14 at approximately 5:20 p.m., Fremont police fired upon a vehicle after the driver rammed into them, injuring the two officers. During this time, the University Village, located at 25400 Carlos...

Does crime pay in Hayward?

Does crime pay in Hayward?
December 7, 2017

The city of Hayward, like many other Bay Area cities, is experiencing a spike in its crime rate that is increasing exponentially faster than the national average, according to the 2016 FBI Uniform Crime...

CSU San Marcos: Dead body found in parking garage

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November 16, 2017

It was reported by NBC 7 San Diego that a dead body had been found in a CSU San Marcos parking lot on the morning of Monday, Nov. 13. When discovered by students, the corpse was immediately reported to...

What’s understood doesn’t need to be explained?

What’s understood doesn't need to be explained?
August 29, 2017

We all need water to survive, we need dirt to plant seeds and the mixture of the two creates an element that we need in order to grow. They call this little community in Cuba the "Mud," but not for the...

Girl killed near campus was pregnant

Girl killed near campus was pregnant
March 29, 2017

Sixteen-year-old Elena Mondragon of Antioch was two months pregnant when she was shot and killed on March 14 near the Cal State East Bay Hayward campus. According to her mother, Michelle Mondragon, an...

Shooting death closes Hayward campus

Shooting death closes Hayward campus
March 15, 2017

The Cal State East Bay Hayward campus was briefly closed on Tuesday evening following an officer involved shooting near the City View Apartments on Carlos Bee Boulevard. According to the Fremont Police...

Hayward Police Department releases new information in 2016 murder

Hayward Police Department releases new information in 2016 murder
February 22, 2017

Earlier this month, the Hayward Police Department released new information from investigative leads in a 2016 murder. On Aug. 6, 2016 around 7:30 p.m. a 17-year-old male was shot and killed on Muir Street,...

Cops Corner

Cops Corner
February 22, 2017

Dear Campus Community, Warmer, drier weather is coming, I promise. The question of the day is: What is SUSPICIOUS (Activity, Behavior, Items)? Much like profanity, it is difficult to define,...

Berkeley shootings spark concern

Berkeley shootings spark concern
February 8, 2017

Berkeley residents gathered on Jan. 29 at the Frances M. Albrier Community Center for a meeting to address shootings that occurred in the city on Jan. 25. At the meeting, which was organized by councilwoman...

Hayward High School junior killed

Hayward High School junior killed
January 25, 2017

Sixteen-year-old Hayward High School junior Lamar Murphy was shot and killed on Princeton Street and Smalley Avenue on Monday evening, shortly after 6:30 p.m. according to press statements from Alameda...

Oakland hires new police chief

Oakland hires new police chief
January 11, 2017

The Oakland Police Department has a new leader, finally. A seven-month-long search came to an end on Jan. 5, when Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf announced at a press conference that former Spokane, Washington...

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