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Adulting: I wanted to revisit this post for a minute because the part I didn’t talk, the implications of the Planning Board and the City Council not doing anything, is important. Let me set the context.  Remember during the election when the purportedly “good government” group put out, essentially, lies ab...
Will of the people: Depending on how close the Registrar is close to finish we might have to wait until the last ballot is counted to feel like Jim Oddie has locked up that third seat. As Mike McMahon reported, there was quite a bit counted over the weekend, a little over 2000 votes. From Mike McMahon’s comment: Od...
Put a fork in it: This race is (mostly) over people, nothing to see here except waiting for concession messages to come out.  Stewart Chen has already made his concession. But no one else yet. According to the Registrar of Voters website, about 55% of vote by mail ballots have been returned: As Mike McMahon poste...
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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 ...
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 ?...
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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...
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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