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San Leandro invests in downtown development

San Leandro invests in downtown development

Eduardo Gonzalez,
Contributor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Metro

New bars and restaurants attract a different crowd. Five years ago you might have clutched your belongings and power-walked to your car while leaving the Downtown San Leandro Safeway on Hesperian Boulevard. But things have changed. The area was once swarmed with panhandlers and delinquents, but now ...

Bay Area great for live entertainment, not Hayward

Bay Area great for live entertainment, not Hayward

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2016


Filed under Arts & Life, Features, Showcase

The Bay Area is a gold mine for concerts and live music. The Fox Theater, Yoshi’s, The Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, The Greek Theater; the list goes on forever. In just one month, I saw Nas, Lauryn Hill, SchoolBoy Q, Joey Bada$$, Bambaata Marley, Little Simz and Ezale perform. Even better, all of the ...

San Leandro to open new Tech Campus

San Leandro to open new Tech Campus

Michele Dennis,
Contributor

October 26, 2016


Filed under Arts & Life, Media, Metro, Showcase, Videos

A crowd of nearly 900 people gathered to watch the inaugural lighting of a 55-foot tall polished steel skin female sculpture known as “Truth is Beauty” in celebration of the grand opening of the San Leandro Technology Campus on Oct. 18. Hundreds of people held candles as the statue’s 2,500 LED li...

Three suspects arrested in San Leandro murder

Three suspects arrested in San Leandro murder

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

July 6, 2016


Filed under Metro

On June 29 Alameda County District Attorney’s Office announced the arrests of three suspects in the May 15 shooting death of Dariel Arreola. Arreola was shot at the Senior Community Center at 13909 E. 14th St. while outside of a first communion celebration he was attending. San Leandro Police Department Lieutena...

No suspects in homicide case

No suspects in homicide case

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

June 2, 2016


Filed under Metro

The San Leandro Police Department confirmed yesterday that despite no suspects being arrested, the investigation into the May 15 shooting death of Dariel Arreola, 28, that happened in San Leandro, is still ongoing. SLPD Lieutenant Robert McManus said yesterday, “Nothing else right now. Still hoping to...

Train kills mother, daughter in San Leandro

Train kills mother, daughter in  San Leandro

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2016


Filed under Metro

A mother and her 3-year-old daughter from Oakland were killed by a train in San Leandro on Tuesday afternoon. Thirty-year-old Vanessa Marisol Henriquez was running errands with her daughter Saidy when her Toyota Rav-4 stopped on the train tracks near Chapman Road and Washington Avenue, according to...

Hombre de Hayward asesinado en San Leandro

Hombre de Hayward asesinado en San Leandro

Louis LaVenture,
Editor en Jefe

May 18, 2016


Filed under Spanish

La policía de San Leandro identificó al hombre que fue matado a tiros el domingo por la tarde, como Dariel Arreola de 28 años de edad, que tenía una dirección de Manteca, pero era oriundo de Hayward. Alrededor de las 7:30 p.m., la policía de San Leandro recibió varias llamadas que reportaron ...

Hayward man killed in San Leandro shooting

Hayward man killed in San Leandro shooting

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2016


Filed under Metro, Showcase

San Leandro Police identified the man who was shot and killed on Sunday evening as 28-year-old Dariel Arreola, who had a Manteca address but is a Hayward native. Around 7:30 p.m., SLPD received multiple calls that reported a shooting near the Senior Community Center at 13909 E. 14th St. However, when...

Local schools prep for earthquakes

Yesenia Martinez,
Contributor

November 13, 2014


Filed under Politics

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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