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Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy celebrated in Newark

Newark-based Afro-American Historical Society hosts church event 
Elsewhere: Hayward Rotary Club honors four scholars.  
 
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Focus on 'housing first' followed by drug and alcohol rehabilitation and mental health services has lasting, positive impact, advocates say  
 
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month in the City of Newark.At the Jan. 22 Newark City Council meeting, Mayor Alan Nagy presented a proclamation to representatives of Safe Alternatives to Violent Environments, also known as SAVE, to raise awareness on teen dating violence  
 
Oakland firm DR3 Recycling offers bounty for discarded beds and box springs to learn if cash will entice people to bring them in for recycling.  
 
The F.U.N. (Fremont, Union City and Newark) Mother's Club announces its 11th annual Preschool Faire. This fair brings together more than 40 preschools, language schools and extracurricular programs designed for preschoolers and elementary age kids.  
 
Due to several pedestrian-related vehicle collisions, Newark Police Department conducted a pedestrian safety operation during morning commute hours on Jan.  
 
Summer vacation may seem far off but camps are already preparing to take sign-ups for children to stay active and engaged. Newark summer day careSummer day care through the City of Newark Recreation and Community Services Department will be offered from 7 a.  
 
Many residents are being pushed out by high rents and an ever increasing cost of living  
 
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SF IndieFest: 5 films you shouldn't miss

From the inspiring 'F R E E' to the creepy 'Black Mountain Side' to the charming and illuminating 'Beyond Clueless,' IndieFest is packed with low-budget gems.