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With temperatures soaring into triple digits even on the Island City, Alamedans found the waters of San Francisco Bay a welcome respite. The heat remained even after the sun set behind San Francisco and cast its glow on the waters of Crown Beach.
The East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) is urging people to stay out of the Oakland-Alameda Estuary after 50,000 gallons of untreated sewage was released into the water Saturday, Aug. 15.
USS Hornet partially reopened on Aug. 1 and has seen some 900 visitors cross its threshold since then. Last week, visitors helped the Hornet celebrate Victory over Japan (VJ) day. The famous aircraft carrier hosted a number of small displays and visitors were treated to a flyover.