Newark teacher who wrote nasty, threatening tweets, given written reprimand
On her Twitter feed, a Newark Memorial High School teacher was explicit about her desires for her students. She wanted to pour coffee on them. She wanted to stab them. Some of them, she said, "make my trigger finger itchy."
Although all available campsites in the East Bay Regional Parks are booked for Labor Day weekend, take heart: day-trippers can choose from what is almost an overabundance of activities and events. Let's start with the 14th Annual Historic Rail Fair at Ardenwood Historic Farm in Fremont.
Skyline Lacrosse Club -- Registration open for boys and girls teams, grades 2-12. www.skylinelacrosse.com SOFTBALL Piedmont Softball -- Registration open for upcomfing fall ball season for girls U8, U10, U12-14 teams.
Oakland Tribune editorial: Helen Foster is the better pick for Alameda County schools superintendent
New era of education financing requires someone willing to make tough, even unpopular, decisions. Foster better meets that requirement.
In addition to many special events, Newark Library has on-going entertaining and useful programs for people of all ages.
(Courtesy of Joe Brennan)
Feeding hummers won't delay the migration
Answering the call of nature is stronger than even the sweetest nectar, and keeping feeders up will help migrating birds along their journey.
(AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer had nasty rivalry, according to book
“The News Sorority” details rise of Christiane Amanpour, Couric and Sawyer.