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  1. Fremont police sued over chase, crash that killed MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | SFGate

    The family of a U.S. Marine who was struck and killed by a suspect evading Fremont police filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the city and the officer involved in the pursuit. Andrew Silva , 23, of Union City died on March 25, 2014, just a month after returning from Afghanistan.

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  2. Sales tax shocker: Rate will hit 10% in some Bay Area cities...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | SFGate

    Sales tax rates are going up in parts of California on Wednesday and will, for the first time, hit double digits in some Northern California cities. Albany, Hayward and Union City and San Leandro in Alameda County and El Cerrito in Contra Costa County will pay 10 percent starting next month.

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  3. Police: Man shot dead in Union City because of jealousyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | SFGate

    Two men were arrested on suspicion of killing a man in a Union City bar who was speaking to an ex-girlfriend of one of the suspects, police said Monday. Tjorn Ernis MaGee , 32, of Salinas was shot numerous times at the Spot at 32611 Alvarado Blvd. shortly before midnight Friday, police said.

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  4. Man, 33, shot dead in Union CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | SFGate

    A 33-year-old man was shot to death in Union City Friday evening, police said. Two men have been arrested in connection with the slaying.

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  5. Tragic encounters: 8 Bay Area dog attacks of the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | SFGate

    June 17, 2013: Nephi Selu, 6, died after being attacked by Kava, a 2-year-old male pit bull mix. The boy lived at a home on Elizabeth Way in Union City with his extended family, including seven cousins.

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  6. Bill would cap large payouts to school superintendentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | SFGate

    A California lawmaker wants to limit the generous - sometimes six-figure - payouts that school districts award school superintendents who leave their jobs. Assemblyman Luis Alejo , D-Watsonville, said the state needs to reduce the severance pay school districts - and ultimately taxpayers - give superintendents who are terminated or voluntarily leave before their contracts expire.

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  7. Union City teacher allegedly had inappropriate act with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | San Francisco Chronicle

    A Union City high school teacher was arrested Friday on suspicion of having an inappropriate relationship with a student, district officials said. Officials with the New Haven Unified School District became aware of an alleged inappropriate physical relationship between Joe Rey Valle, a social studies teacher at James Logan High School , and a student on Friday, said John Mattos , coordinator of district safety, risk management and enrollment.

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  8. Ring flushed by kid returned to California...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | SFGate

    Sanitation workers have returned an heirloom diamond and sapphire ring to a San Francisco Bay Area family whose 3-year-old son flushed it down the toilet. After several attempts, Union Sanitary District crews found the ring last week, about a month and a half after it disappeared from Munazzar and Mehvish Tapal's home in Union City.

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  9. Pedestrian struck and killed in Union Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | SFGate

    A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle early Tuesday on on Alvarado Niles Road near Almaden Boulevard, in Union City.

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  10. Driver dies in San Jose Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | SFGate

    The driver, who was not immediately identified, crashed at Almaden Expressway at 7:43 a.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene, said Sgt. Heather Randol , a San Jose police spokeswoman.

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    Nov 2, 2014 | SFGate

    State lawmakers said they were shocked to learn how much school superintendents in California are being paid and how auxiliary benefits such as district-financed home loans are becoming increasingly popular. The bipartisan dismay follows an Oct. 26 story in The Chronicle that analyzed state and public records to show both small and large public school districts regularly awarded pay and perks that topped - and sometimes doubled - those of Gov. Jerry Brown, who earns $176,000 in salary and benefits.

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    Oct 31, 2014 | SFGate

    State lawmakers said they were shocked to learn how much school superintendents in California are being paid and how auxiliary benefits such as district-financed home loans are becoming increasingly popular. The bipartisan dismay follows an Oct. 26 story in the Chronicle that analyzed state and public records to show both small and large public school districts regularly awarded pay and perks that topped - and sometimes doubled - those of Gov. Jerry Brown, who earns $176,000 in salary and benefits.

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  13. Fired school leaders get big Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | SFGate

    A former Union City superintendent took home more than $600,000 last year, making her the top earner on a new online database tracking salary and benefit information for California public school employees. Kari McVeigh, former superintendent of New Haven Unified School District in Union City, and two other superintendents from the Bay Area were among the highest paid school employees in the state last year in large part because they were fired and received six-figure severance payouts, according to a Chronicle analysis of pay data recently made public by the state Controller's office.

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