East Bay businesses can get rebate for energy programs

Select businesses in Alameda and Contra Costa counties are offered rebates of up to 50 percent of the cost of installing more energy-efficient equipment. 
Staff WritersFremont to grand jury: Already taken care ofFremont was taken to task this week for destroying most of its emails after 30 days, a practice the city has already modified.  
Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson voted no on a plan to spend $5 million to help Paramedics Plus, which has been losing millions. His vote killed the measure.  
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Alameda Health System was slow to alert its board and county supervisors of its worsening plight, and taking over money-losing San Leandro Hospital made things worse, an Alameda County civil grand jury concluded.  
The Alameda County District Attorney filed charges Friday against an 18-year-old man who police say struck a woman with his truck and fled from the fatal hit-and-run last week.  
A Legos exhibit full of surprises opens June 26 at a San Leandro church.  
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An 18-year-old man police believe is the suspect responsible for a hit-and-run fatality of a 26-year-old woman surrendered himself to police Thursday afternoon, officials said.  
Hayward's Words for Lunch fills ears and bellies.  
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City of San Leandro is naming a street in honor of police Officer Nels "Dan" Niemi, gunned down in 2005 while checking out a noise complaint.  
Popular 21st Amendment Brewery joins Drake's, Cleophus Quealy, in making San Leandro and East Bay a destination for craft beer lovers.  
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Five delicious noshes for that picnic basket

Ready to dine al fresco? Picnic cocktails, addictive fried chicken and tasty salads add up to a quintet of delicious treats for your outdoor feast. 
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Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?

Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.