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  1. Fremont: Police pursue armed robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Several police agencies are searching a stretch of streets in the city's north end for an armed robbery suspect who fled from an officer Thursday afternoon. Police said they responded to the Northgate neighborhood just before 2 p.m. to a report of a street armed robbery and realized it was the third such report officers received within a 20 minute period, according to a news release.

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  2. Fourth annual halal food festival in Fremont draws 7,000Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    The aroma of cooking meats mingled with the scents of halal Mexican, Chinese, Middle Eastern, American, Pakistani and Indian food that were served up on July 16 in Fremont at the region's fourth annual halal food festival. About 7,000 people converged at the new festival location, 40451 Albrae St., to enjoy the different types of halal food the Bay Area has to offer, festival organizers said.

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  3. Group warns more oil trains could cut through FremontRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    The specter of more freight trains laden with oil tank cars rumbling through Niles Canyon on the same tracks used by a commuter line seeking expansion has frightened a group of Fremont residents into forming a coalition to wave warning flags. After a 90-minute meeting held May 26 in Union City on the environmental review of Altamont Corridor Express' proposed ACEforward project, several people huddled in the city hall parking lot to discuss how commuter trains and freight cars would mesh if more of each share the tracks.

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  4. Fremont: Report says city employees 8th highest paid in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    City Manager Fred Diaz was Fremonta s second highest-paid public employee for 2015 at total pay and benefits of $419,393.84, according to Transparent California. Photo courtesy of City of Fremont A new report shows full-time Fremont city employees last year pulled in an average of $176,705 in salaries and benefits -- the seventh highest amount in the Bay Area among 95 cities surveyed and eighth highest in the state out of 391 cities surveyed.

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  5. Fremont: Festival of Globe starts Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    The 2015 Festival of Globe grand parade streams through downtown Fremont. This yeara s parade is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14. A two-day fair, also in downtown Fremont, is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13 and 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14. Photo by James Sakane Festival of Globe, a 10-day celebration that culminates with an India Day grand parade in downtown Fremont, is scheduled for Aug. 5-14.

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  6. Fremont: City to give district 10-acre site to build elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    Fremont will give the school district an undeveloped 10-acre piece of Centerville Community Park to build an elementary school that should help relieve overcrowded classrooms. City Manager Fred Diaz announced the deal at the City Council's July 19 meeting.

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  7. News in brief for the July 29 ArgusRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    With the goal of raising $30,000, Abode Services has launched its Make a House a Home campaign to help formerly homeless people buy household items such as kitchen utensils, beds, work desks and baby cribs. The fundraising drive, in partnership with HandUp.org , will allow Abode Services to continue serving thousands of individuals and families who are leaving homelessness behind, the Fremont-based nonprofit said.

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  8. Fremont: Going BollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    Washington High School Taal dancers perform at the second annual Izzat fundraiser event for Fremont Unified Student Store on Saturday at Fremont Adult School. Photo by James Sakane The second annual Izzat event at Fremont Adult School included performances by Washington High School's Taal dancers, American High School's Tufaan dancers, Monta Vista High School's Bhangra dancers and others.

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  9. Man who jumped off bridge was Milpitas residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    The man who jumped from the Dumbarton Bridge in Menlo Park on July 16 was a Milpitas resident, according to the San Mateo County Coroner's Office. "The death was from drowning and ruled a suicide," said deputy coroner Holly Benedict.

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  10. Fremont: Fourth annual halal food festival draws 7,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fremont Bulletin

    Santi Chrisanti with Sloppy shredded Chicken Burger and Mouth watery Buffalo Wings. Miss Louise's BBQ, Saint Louis BBQ Style.

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  11. Fremont planners put off decision on 670-unit Walnut Residences projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fremont Bulletin

    More than four hours after opening a public hearing, the Fremont Planning Commission decided it wasn't ready to advance a proposal to build 670 apartment units half a mile east of the city's BART station. Instead of sending the proposal to the city council with a recommendation, the commission voted 4-3 to continue the contentious Walnut Residences project to an unscheduled date for more discussion.

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  12. Fremont Festival of the Arts returns Aug. 6-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fremont Bulletin

    A character from A A'Pirates of EmersonA haunted theme park attraction at Alameda County Fairgrounds walks among the crowd at the 2015 Fremont Festival of the Arts. This yearA s event is scheduled for Aug. 6-7.

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  13. Fremont: Vargus Plateau Regional Park closed by judge's order until further noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Fremont Bulletin

    Vargas Plateau Regional Park, a few miles east of downtown Fremont, is closed due to a court order regarding East Bay Regional Park District improvements to the road leading to the park. Photo by Julian J. Ramos Less than three months after it opened a few miles east of downtown Fremont, about the only sign of life at Vargas Plateau Regional Park are salamanders, frogs and other creatures that teem there and the occasional patrol car that drives around making sure visitors keep out.

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  14. Fremont buys parcel for civic center projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Fremont Bulletin

    A 1.54-acre parcel considered essential for the development of a civic center in downtown Fremont has been purchased by the city for more than $7 million. The City Council unanimously agreed at its July 12 meeting to buy the property at 39156-39200 State St. from Harvey Wong for $7.8 million.

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  15. A canine affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Fremont Bulletin

    Australian shepherd Roose catches a Frisbee during a Frisbee demonstration on Saturday at the 18th annual Niles Dog Show in Niles Community Park. Photo by James Sakane About 1,000 dog lovers came out Saturday to Niles Community Park to celebrate canines of all breeds at the 18th annual Niles Dog Show, according to organizers.

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  16. Fremont: Crosbie and Campbell seek re-election to school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Fremont Bulletin

    At least two of the three Fremont school board members whose seats are up in November have indicated they intend to seek re-election. People interested in running for the Fremont Unified School District Board of Education have four weeks to file as candidates.

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  17. Calendar for the July 22 ArgusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Fremont Bulletin

    As part of Summerfest 2016 at Ohlone College, Stage 1 Theatre and the Ohlone College Theatre Department will present "Ragtime: The Musical" this month at the college's Smith Center Outdoor Amphitheatre, 43600 Mission Blvd., in Fremont. Based on the book by Terrence McNally with music by Stephen Flaherty and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Ragtime intertwines the stories of a stifled married woman from the upper classes, a Jewish immigrant and a daring young musician from Harlem, organizers said.

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  18. Fremont: Deal with Patterson Ranch approved to keep students in FremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Fremont Bulletin

    Patterson Ranch developers will fork over an additional $7.5 million to the Fremont Unified School District to keep students in local classrooms, according to a settlement reached between the two parties. Because the developers agreed to pay more than legally required in school impact fees, the district won't proceed with a plan to transfer Patterson Ranch children to Newark schools.

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  19. Roadshow: BART may start running to San Jose in late 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Campbell Reporter

    Q You recently stated that BART will be going to San Jose next year. I find that hard to believe when the Warm Springs station in Fremont is not yet open.

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  20. Your guide to the players behind San Jose's big ballot measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | San Jose Mercury News

    I know: It's only July. The November election is more than three months away. But soon enough, sooner than you think or want, your inbox and your doorstep will be filled with arguments for and against a host of initiatives on the November ballot.

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