( James Sakane )
'Newark has a bright future,' mayor says during speech

Mayor describes city as 'thriving community' with boom in housing growth during State of the City address 
LiawFrancis Liaw, of Newark, presented a project titled "The Correlation between Physical Training for Adventure Experiences and Self-Efficacy," at the annual Fort Lewis College School of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Symposium in Durango, Colo.  
Girls summer basketball campThe City of Newark Recreation and Community Services Department is sponsoring their annual Cougars Girls Summer Basketball Camp from June 22-26 at the Silliman Activity Center, 6800 Mowry Ave.  
Garbage rates will go up 8.49 percent Aug. 1 for San Leandro customers served by Alameda County Industries.  
Summer is coming and that means that there will be more homebuyers and more homes for sale. Looking for a new place to live can be overwhelming in today's modern world.  
Home sales are compiled by CalREsource, an Oakland real estate information company. Sale prices are computed from the county transfer tax information shown on the deeds that record at close of escrow and are published four to eight weeks after such recording.  
Commencement ceremony to be held at stadium  
Honor recognizes school liaison  
Dear Editor,Placing a golf course in the area will mean wasting millions of gallons of water in the midst of a drought, while other cities are scrambling to find water to keep their courses open.  
Siren Sounds is a compilation of Newark Police Department calls for service, as reported at nixle.com. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.  
( Jeffrey R. Staab )
David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.