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Fremont senator discusses student debt at East Bay

Fremont senator discusses student debt at East Bay

January 25
Filed under Metro

Over 40 million Americans have student loan debt, Sen. Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, told Cal State East Bay students, staff and faculty at a presentation on campus on Wednesday. From 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Wieckowski spoke to under 50 attendees in the University Union’s Bay View room about SB 16, a new b... Read more »

Fremont city council to fill vacant seat

Thania Arce and Victoria Groenewold,
Contributors
January 11
Filed under Metro

The Fremont City Council held a meeting on Tuesday to interview applicants seeking to fill the City Council seat made vacant when Councilmember Lily Mei was elected to serve as Mayor. New candidates were introduced to the board as well as the community at the meeting. Out of 27 applicants, eight candidates were ... Read more »

Missing woman found dead in Fremont

Missing woman found dead in Fremont

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
February 25
Filed under Metro, Showcase

The Hayward Police Department confirmed on Monday that 22-year-old Stacey Xanthe Aguilar, who was reported missing in San Jose on Feb. 16, is now dead. As of yesterday, Hayward Police Department detectives arrested Esmid Valentine Pedraza, 23, on a homicide charge for the murder of Aguilar, accordin... Read more »

Does more rain and snow equal rising water levels?

Does more rain and snow equal rising water levels?

Raymundo Pedroza,
Contributor
February 18
Filed under Metro

It isn’t a secret that California has recently experienced one of the worst droughts in over 100 years. However, that changed this past month: Bay Area streets flooded, coastal properties were destroyed and traffic increased, as the region saw above-average levels of rain and snow in the region. ... Read more »

Fremont celebrates the big 60

Fremont celebrates the big 60

Shannon Stroud,
Editor-in-Chief
January 27
Filed under Metro

Fremont residents gathered on Saturday to celebrate the city’s 60th anniversary. At 11 a.m., city officials closed off part of downtown, Capitol Avenue between Fremont Boulevard and State Street, for a community picnic in the street. The highlight of the celebration was the burial of a time capsul... Read more »

Attention Bay Area: The Super Bowl is coming

Attention Bay Area: The Super Bowl is coming

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
January 20
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Despite the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers’ absence from the 2016 NFL postseason, the Bay Area will feel the impact of Super Bowl 50. The big game will be at the home of the 49ers, Levi’s Stadium, on Feb. 7 in Santa Clara, which brings with it a unique set of situations. With the entire... Read more »

Fremont addresses mental health in schools

Fremont addresses mental health in schools

Mathew Weber,
Contributor
October 22
Filed under Metro, Showcase

As the national conversation about guns continues, reports frequently suggest that mental health is a contributing factor to the horrific, highly-publicized shootings at schools across the country. Fremont city officials are partnering with the Fremont Unified School District in an effort to provid... Read more »

CSUEB graduate interns in Nation’s Capitol

CSUEB graduate interns in Nation’s Capitol

Louis LaVenture,
Sports and Campus Editor
June 25
Filed under Campus, Showcase

Most people in a position of power in Washington D.C. don’t come from Fremont. However an East Bay native is trying to change that in a hurry. California State University, East Bay 2014 graduate Erin McDonough recently wrapped up her internship within the Executive Office of the President of the U... Read more »

Improv club earns their name in Fremont

Improv club earns their name in Fremont

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor
January 8
Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

When thinking of Fremont, many associate it with Mission Peak, Historic Niles, Lake Elizabeth and the Saddle Rack. With almost four years in the business, Made Up Theatre, can be added to that list. Made Up Theatre, or MUT, is the only improv show in Fremont. The show features five comics every Saturda... Read more »

S.A.V.E. honors local officers

S.A.V.E. honors local officers

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor
January 8
Filed under Arts & Life

The media constantly covers stories about domestic violence because it’s an issue that won’t go away. Headlines like “Man arrested for Domestic Abuse”, “Woman attacks spouse”, “Parents in  custody for harming child” and so forth has been smeared across headlines. Our media is constantly ... Read more »

New Years Eve in the Bay Area    

New Years Eve in the Bay Area      

Bryan Cordova, Metro & Spanish Editor
December 31
Filed under Blog

It's New Year Eve, and the final day of 2014 deserves to go out with a BANG! For those of you, like myself, whom wait till the last minute to make plans, here are some activities around the East Bay to help you end the year right. Balloon Drop-Oakland Chabot Space and Science Center invites childr... Read more »

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