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Hayward garbage rates increase

Hayward garbage rates increase

Louis LaVenture,
Sports Editor

January 8, 2015


Filed under Metro, Showcase

The city of Hayward garbage rates will increase as much as 10 percent by March 1. The previous seven-year agreement between the city and Waste Management expired on May 31, 2014. The first rate increase on March 1 cannot exceed 10 percent of the total rate from the previous agreement. Residents...

New Years Eve in the Bay Area    

New Years Eve in the Bay Area      

Bryan Cordova, Metro & Spanish Editor

December 31, 2014


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...

Sulphur Creek gives back to local wildlife

Sulphur Creek gives back to local wildlife

Kris Stewart,
Online & Video Editor

December 10, 2014


Filed under Metro

Sulphur Creek Nature Center specializes in wildlife education and rehabilitation that serves the Hayward, Castro Valley and San Lorenzo area. Sulphur Creek has been in business for 30 years and is home to over 100 individual animals that represent over 40 different species. Most of the animals at ...

New project proposed for empty Mervyn’s site

New project proposed for empty Mervyn’s site

Yesenia Martinez,
Politics Editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under Metro, Showcase

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....

Trash Takers protect Hayward’s shoreline

Trash Takers protect Hayward’s shoreline

Jesse Prado,
Contributor

November 29, 2014


Filed under Metro

This Saturday, The Shoreline Trash Takers are getting their gloves and garbage bags ready to collect trash that has accumulated along the Hayward shoreline and Breakwater Ave. The Shoreline Trash Takers Program was founded in 2010 by former naturalist of the Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center, Patr...

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