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Wednesday | EurekAlert!

Calcification in changing oceans explored in special issue of The Biological Bulletin

What do mollusks, starfish, and corals have in common? Aside from their shared marine habitat, they are all calcifiers-organisms that use calcium from their environment to create hard carbonate skeletons and shells for stability and protection.

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Related Topix: UC Santa Barbara, UC Davis, Davis, CA

Wednesday | WSOCTV

Recent-graduate killed in sand tunnel collapse

Tracks in the sand near the shoreline of Francis State Beach, show the spot where people tried to rescue Adam Pye after a sand tunnel collapsed over the 26-year-old San Lorenzo man Monday afternoon.

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Wednesday | New York Daily News

Man buries himself alive in sand

Emergency crew workers and volunteers frantically try to rescue the 26-year-old after a tunnel he was digging collapsed at Francis State Beach in Half Moon Bay, Calif.

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Related Topix: Half Moon Bay, CA, San Mateo County, CA

Wed Jul 16, 2014

CBS Local

Girl Missing Hand Gets To Live Dream Of Becoming Police Officer In Hayward

A six-year-old girl missing one hand received a chance to live her dream of being a police officer on Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Tri-City Voice

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For more than half a century, the San Leandro Art Association has celebrated summer with Festival of Fine Art.

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Related Topix: San Leandro, CA, Photography, Arts, Life, Hobbies, Crafts, Family, Kids, Folk-Rock, Rodriguez

Sat Jul 12, 2014

SFGate

Great blue heron keeps watch in field

Photographer Linda Dalton, an administrator at Cal State East Bay, took this photograph from the parking lot at Crissy Field.

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Related Topix: Cameras, Digital Cameras, Electronics

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Forbes.com

California's Low On Water? Time to Fine the Water Resources Board Not Its Citizens

California is in the midst of one of its many droughts. To combat the current drought, the otherwise do-nothings of the California Water Resources Board are proposing to fine citizens they call "water hogs" $500 per day.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Stars and Stripes

NSA tracked email accounts of leading Muslim Americans, report says

The National Security Agency and the FBI allegedly tracked email accounts of five Muslim American leaders between 2006 and 2008, according to an NSA spreadsheet of email addresses disclosed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Terrorism, Berkeley, CA, UC Berkeley

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Cal State East Bay's SOS Fund Helps Students To Graduate

Cal State University East Bay's SOS Fund, which began three years ago by two alumni, currently has $58,000 in gifts and individual scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,500.

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National Public Radio

Coaching First-Generation Students Through College

One-third of college students are the first in their families to enroll in college.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Hayward: 12 people, $300,000 grant to aid low-income neighborhoods

Twelve people have been chosen as Koshland fellows to figure out the best way to spend a $300,000, five-year grant to improve South Hayward.

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Related Topix: Hayward, CA, Alameda County, CA, Education Etc.

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Contra Costa Times

School Bell: Joint venture adds student resources in Antioch

Actually, it's a generous donation of $10,000 from the Antioch Schools Education Foundation paired with the DonorsChoose program, which provides an avenue to fund teacher-requested projects and supplies.

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Related Topix: Antioch, CA

Wed Jun 25, 2014

KSL-TV

Town-gown effort means new hires at Oregon State

Oregon State University is spending a third of a million dollars a year on new positions aimed at mending relations with campus neighbors.

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Related Topix: Oregon State University

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Tri-City Voice

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Local history gets a breath of new life when the Hayward Area Historical Society opens the doors to their Center for History and Culture.

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Related Topix: Boulevard, CA, Hayward, CA, Painting, Arts

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