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Newark Days to celebrate city's 60th birthday

Newark Days to celebrate city's 60th birthday 
James Sakane
More than 30 teachers added to staff  
The East Bay Regional Park District boasts hundreds of miles of trails that are open to mountain bikes. Overall, most mountain bikers, hikers and equestrians share the trails with few problems. But, with ever-increasing numbers of park visitors, occasional conflicts are inevitable.  
A Newark man suspected of mailing drugs to Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City was arrested in Mexico over the weekend by the U.S. Marshal's Service, according to authorities.  
Alameda County Public Works Agency is holding the Construction Contractors Academy.  
A 27-year-old woman with three felony warrants was arrested Thursday in connection with the theft of a pick up truck in Newark on Aug. 14.  
Prosecutor says Daniela Guzman orchestrated her classmate Justice Afoa's murder back when they were both 17.  
More people flying into OaklandOAKLAND -- The number of passengers flying into Oakland International Airport increased by nearly 9 percent from July of 2014 to the end of June, according to the latest numbers.  
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Union City is building bulb-outs to beautify streets, as well increase pedestrian safety, reduce flooding and clean stormwater.  
Document identifies retail, office, residential land uses; Toby Keith sportsbar vanishes  
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'Star Wars' BB-8 droid is an instant hit

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ merchandise unveiling has fans waiting in line outside stores.