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Neighbor's Facebook Post Spurs Strangers To Fix Elderly Man's Roof

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.03.2015 | Good News

These strangers banded together to make one elderly man's life a little easier. David Perez of Fremont, California, watched for a few months as his 7...

The Factory That Forged Me: Fremont, the Tesla Motors Plant

Carl Pope | Posted 07.23.2014 | Green
Carl Pope

Ironically, this is the first time I've toured this particular auto-assembly plant (which was first owned by General Motors; then by NUMMI, a joint venture between GM and Toyota; and now by Tesla), even though much of my understanding of innovation and sustainability comes from bird-dogging the evolution of this building over the years.

So Much More Than The Seahawks

Laura Lippstone | Posted 06.14.2014 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

Think Seattle and you think: Seahawks. Space Needle. Microsoft. Crummy weather. Not so fast. The Pacific Northwest's Emerald City actually has a ton of sparkle.

Police Say Seattle's Troll Statue Receiving Gory Animal Sacrifices

Roadtrippers | Posted 03.04.2014 | Weird News

Warning: This post contains graphic images and may not be suitable for all readers The Fremont Troll has been a Seattle staple since its creation ...

New Year of Silent Cinema at Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 03.04.2013 | San Francisco
Thomas Gladysz

This should be a big year for the Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum, in Fremont, and it's off to a great start with this month of early cinema in the East Bay. Here's what's playing.

Holiday Shopping Havens Worldwide

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Tired of visiting the same designer boutiques, venerable chains and fluorescently-lit retail centers? So are we. That's why we decided to scour the globe for unique shopping spots; in these retail heavens, you'll find an eclectic array of boutique haunts, stylish department stores and secret discount venues.

Former Star UC Berkeley Golfer Found Dead In Parking Lot

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.09.2011 | San Francisco

The Fremont Police Department is investigating the death of former UC Berkeley golfer Diane Kwon, whose body was found in a Fremont parking lot at 11p...

'Tractor Dave' Drives Across Country For Charity

Posted 07.11.2011 | Impact

When Dave Wolfsen restored his 1937 cherry-red COOP #2 tractor, it wasn't to show off his sweet paint job around town. Rather, he's preparing it for a...

It Is Time To Put Our Foot Down: Ten Steps We Can Take To Stop Closing Factories And Eliminating Jobs

Dave Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dave Johnson

The economy is still getting worse -- only more slowly. While the executives collect bonuses and tax breaks for their destructive actions We, the People have to pick up the tab.

California Factory Closing - HUGE Impact - Steps You Can Take

Dave Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dave Johnson

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of the Making It In America project. I am a ...