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15 places named after religious figures
Christchurch is a city in New Zealand, and it gets its name from one of the most prominent religious leaders a " Jesus Christ.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Galaxy Kung was honored this week for her quick thinking last month when she sprang into action to help her father get out of their burning second-floor apartment. The Hayward school district and the city's fire department recognized the Stonebrae Elementary School fifth-grader for her bravery at a ceremony at Wednesday's school board meeting.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Oakland Tribune editorial: Helen Foster is the better pick for Alameda County schools superintendent
Alameda County schools Superintendent Sheila Jordan is stepping down after nearly 16 years, just as California enters a new era of education financing.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Cruz begins design to close gap in river levee path
The city of Santa Cruz is planning to build a 1.8 million bridge over Branciforte Creek at the south end of San Lorenzo Park to connect this section of the San Lorenzo River levee path with the path south of Soquel Avenue Bridge.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Northern California was rattled by an strong earthquake early Sunday morning that left 70 people injured and caused power outages and damage to historic buildings in the Napa region.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
My Mother Lode
Lawsuit in fatal shooting by deputies
The family of a San Francisco Bay Area man shot and killed by sheriff's deputies has filed a lawsuit alleging the deputies provoked the confrontation that led to the shooting.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Alameda city briefs: EBMUD's Linney to address Rotary lunch
Doug Linney, Alameda's representative on the board of the East Bay Municipal Utility District, will speak at the Rotary Club of Alameda's lunch meeting on Tuesday about the drought and the district's plan for managing the shortage.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Contra Costa Times
San Leandro: Two suspects arrested and charged in Bayfair Mall shooting
Investigators arrested three suspects in a shooting at Bayfair Mall that left a 25-year-old Richmond man wounded last week, San Leandro police said.