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Speaking of “bad looks”: Okay this video is from all the way back in mid-April.  This is the Rec and Park Commission meeting (remember those are the meetings that I told you where all the drama that is not the City Council happens). This is an agenda item that, honestly, was a bit confusing if you aren’t really in the mi...
National Horror Story: not normal: I usually only try to reserve these for Fridays but this is not normal, right? I normally ignore presidential tweets. This one requires attention, because it could genuinely produce a crisis with the Justice Department and the FBI. Here’s an explanatory thread that may (or may not) be useful. /...
National Horror Story: they came for…: Because this is where we are people: Trump admin is preparing to put migrant children in warehouses on military bases after separating them from their families.https://t.co/MdRJJhSziX — Jesse Lehrich (@JesseLehrich) May 15, 2018 And this: A more general point. We should not label classes ...
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Library To Host Creative Writing Workshop For Teens: The library is offering a creative writing workshop for teens on Tuesday. (File photo) Teens out of school for the Thanksgiving week may be interested in a creative writing workshop on Tuesday at the main library. The workshop is in honor of National Novel Writing Month, an organization based in...
Maya Lin Black Lives Matter Matter Escalates: Maya Lin student’s artwork that was defaced. (From ACLU letter to AUSD.) An incident at Maya Lin school on Back to School night early last month, wherein a student’s “Black Lives Matter” artwork was defaced, has developed further, with an attorney from the American Civil Liberties Union Northern...
Motorist Sore Point Over The Gore Point: Alameda police initiated a traffic enforcement project over motorists driving through the “gore point” at the entrance to the Posey Tube. (Action Alameda News) A week or so before Halloween, Alameda motorists entering the Posey Tube were faced with an electronic sign warning of a possible “gore ...
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Alameda in History: The South Pacific Coast Railroad’s lost ferries:   Last month we met Charles Minturn and A. A. Cohen and leaned the roles their ferry boats played in our history. In this month’s story, we’ll ride the South Pacific Coast Railroad’s ferry boats — Newark, Garden City, Bay City and Encinal. We’ll also learn the interesting fates of two of ...
Running in the 'Meda: Big-league mishaps: I don't often write about the top levels of competitive running, since most of us are so far removed from it. It seems like something from another planet. But this past week in Beijing, the International Association of Athletics Federations World Championships have been going on. Many top track...
Council considers trio of development issues:   Alameda's City Council returns from a one-month break next Tuesday to consider a trio of development issues. The council will consider appeals of the Planning Board's approval of a 100-room hotel on Harbor Bay Parkway and also, final approvals for a 52-unit residential complex that will replac...
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Alameda Firefighters Say $43/hr is “Working Families” Wages: Then Mayor Elect Marie Gilmore with Alameda firefighters union president Jeff DelBono on election night, 2010, at Otaez restaurant. In an astounding display of elitism, and with great insult to the nationwide movement to institute a $15/hour minimum wage, Alameda firefighters union president and...
Alameda No on Measure B1 Mailer: Corporate out-of-town landlords, business parks, big box stores pay a lower tax rate with Measure B1 than residents and small business owners. This is the mailer that many Alameda residents received in their mailboxes on Friday, October 21. The school revenue lost due to the removal of the flat ...

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