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Established marijuana dispensary eyeing Union City for new location

Established marijuana dispensary eyeing Union City for new location

Tanaya Landry,
Contributor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Metro

Union City is in the process of potentially approving its first ever marijuana dispensary. At a city council meeting on April 24, the council voted to “intend to award a permit” to Eden Campus Holdings, LLC, owned by Soufyan Abouahmed and Shareef El-Sissi. They will still need to complete a fin...

Outbreak of canine flu prompts facilities to require vaccinations for dogs

Outbreak of canine flu prompts facilities to require vaccinations for dogs

Rebecca Olmos,
Staff Writer

March 14, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Atlas is my two-year-old dog that is half husky and half golden retriever. He’s about 70 pounds, full of energy and sheds his long black and white hairs all over my car, furniture and clothing. I bathe him every few weeks to keep him clean and help with his shredding but in November I took him to get...

I lost my mind when my cat left

I lost my mind when my cat left

Samerah Begzad,
Contributor

April 19, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion, Showcase

Our indoor family cat Simba, a Tabby mix, had been with us for 13 years when he went missing on March 10. We noticed he was missing in the morning and assumed he escaped from the balcony of our Union City townhouse — where his litter box is — because there were two cats that always meowed to him...

Plane crash in Hayward disrupts BART service

Plane crash in Hayward disrupts BART service

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

June 23, 2016


Filed under Metro

A plane crash in South Hayward, on the BART tracks between Union City and South Hayward stations, disrupted service for a few hours on Sunday afternoon. According to BART Public Information Officer Denisse Gonzalez, the pilot and lone occupant of the Piper PA23 model plane died after the plane cras...

Does more rain and snow equal rising water levels?

Does more rain and snow equal rising water levels?

Raymundo Pedroza,
Contributor

February 18, 2016


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. ...

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