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Patch.com: KQED Interview on Newark Fire

Kris Vera-Phillips @ April 1, 2011 # No Comment Yet

KQED News interviewed me about our Newark Patch coverage on the March 29 fire at the Evergreen Oil Refinery. You may listen to the interview here. Online at Newark Patch: While the investigation into Tuesday morning’s oil refinery fire gets under way, city officials don’t yet know whether the incident is related to a recent […]

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Newark Patch: Fire Scene `Stable’ at Evergreen Oil Company, Officials Say

Kris Vera-Phillips @ March 29, 2011 # No Comment Yet

Published on Newark Patch March 29, 2011 By Kris Vera-Phillips UPDATE: While the investigation into Tuesday morning’s oil refinery fire gets under way, city officials don’t yet know whether the incident is related to a recent outbreak of odor emissions that have prompted at least 20 complaints from the public. City manager John Becker said […]

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Newark Patch: Newark Family Prepares for Memorial

Kris Vera-Phillips @ December 24, 2010 # No Comment Yet

Published on Newark Patch on Dec. 24, 2010 By Kris Vera-Phillips The mother of the 17-year-old high school student who was murdered last week will spend Christmas Day at her son’s sidewalk  at Cedar Boulevard and Birch Street. “There is no more Christmas this year,” Suvania Afoa said. Afoa keeps a daily vigil at […]

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