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Process of elimination: As with all issues there are many sides to the story, so far we’ve only heard really the one side which was leaked by someone to an notoriously union unfriendly opinion writer at the East Bay Times, now comes some actual reporting on some of the, to put it lightly, quirky process that happened wi...
She wrote me a letter: It was a tough choice whether to focus on the Alameda Magazine article today or Tuesday night’s City Council meeting.  I chose the City Council meeting because video, of course.  There were a lot of speakers that elected to speak before the Closed Session meeting.  I happened to be on park street...
Pressure on people: More on Threat-Gate (Pressure-gate?) this time with a reporters touch, from Peter Hegarty of the East Bay Times: Alameda City Attorney Janet Kern said Monday she hopes to have identified an independent investigator this week to review allegations that Vice Mayor Malia Vella and City Councilman J...
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August Survey Shows Rents Declining Year-Over-Year: Data from Zumper shows rents in Alameda dropping in August. August survey data from Zumper, on online apartment rental platform, shows rents in Alameda have dropped compared to last year. Zumper’s September rental market report, based on August survey data, indicates that the median rent for two...
Smoke Keeps Local Students Indoors: Alameda schools are keeping kids indoors in response to smoke settling from North Bay fires. (File Photo) As Alameda and the greater San Francisco Bay Area entered a third day of coping with smoke from raging fires in Napa and Sonoma counties, district officials are asking schools to keep studen...
Fans Flock To Blue Angels For Fleet Week: Member of the Blue Angels takes off from Oakland Airport, October 8, 2016. (Action Alameda News) A large crowd of fans turned out yesterday at the end of Oakland airport’s north field runway to watch the Blue Angels take off enroute to performing in San Francisco’s fleet week airshow. The precis...
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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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