Fremont: Legal, financial workshops for South Asian domestic violence victims

Information will be available in Hindi, Bangla and Punjabi for domestic violence victims at Fremont workshops. 
Alameda County Public Works Agency is holding the Construction Contractors Academy.  
 
The 20-year-old was climbing down a cliff near Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park when she slipped into an uncontrolled descent and fell into the ocean.  
 
More people flying into OaklandOAKLAND -- The number of passengers flying into Oakland International Airport increased by nearly 9 percent from July of 2014 to the end of June, according to the latest numbers.  
 
Police are looking for suspects -- including a machete-wielding man -- in several armed robberies last week in Union City.  
 
Suspects arrested in Ripon are from Oakland, San Leandro, Hayward and Union City  
 
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Union City is building bulb-outs to beautify streets, as well increase pedestrian safety, reduce flooding and clean stormwater.  
 
Alameda County Water District will save more than $4 million by shutting down an old plant; a new Navy combat ship will be christened the USS Oakland  
 
Downtown Hayward will hold its last free street party of the season Thursday.  
 
East Oakland adults and children in need of free health screenings should consider Allen Temple Baptist Church's health fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.  
 
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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens': Toy unboxing a swing and a miss

Too few toys and too much repetition turn the much-hyped 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens Global Toy Unboxing Live Stream Event' into an early snooze fest.