Share the Spirit: Hayward police brighten holidays with toys for needy children

Hayward police give toys to more than 100 families.  
Friends remember Doris Rodriquez as a champion of everyday people  
Four armed carjacking suspects, including three juveniles, were arrested and a gun was recovered Thursday night in East Oakland after the suspects unsuccessfully tried to hide in yards following three different vehicle pursuits, one at near 100 mph, police said Friday.  
Elsehwhere: Mt. Eden is a Grammy Signature semifinalist  
A motorcyclist killed in a crash on Treasure Island after a chase on the Bay Bridge and San Francisco city streets with California Highway Patrol officers Tuesday afternoon was identified as 20-year-old San Leandro resident Joseph Lilly, according to the San Francisco medical examiner's office.  
On Dec. 14, the George Mark Children's Center, a nonprofit in San Leandro that cares for children with terminal illnesses, held a remembrance day in honor of the children lost and cared for at the center since 2004.  
A 27-year-old Union City woman fatally shot by San Leandro police after she tried to ram an officer in a stolen truck has been identified by the Alameda County Coroner's Office.  
San Leandro LINKS shuttle will be split into two routes, with more stops and faster service.  
A computer failure at a San Leandro post office Monday morning forced customers to find other outlets to mail out their holiday packages, a postal service spokesman said.  
Maurice Roye, 65, of San Leandro, was killed after the driver of a Budget rental truck ran him over in a crosswalk in San Leandro.