Submissions

Calendar and Events Listings:

Send these to Calendar Editor Laurel Yeates, via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or via fax at 263-1473.

News Briefs or Press Releases:

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“The Sun Shines Everywhere”

photos, Birth or Marriage Announcements or Obituaries: Send these to Editor via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or via fax at 263-1473.

Letters to the Editor:

Send these to Editor via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or via fax at 263-1473.

Freelance Articles:

If you have an idea for a story, especially if you want to write it yourself, please contact the editor to discuss it ahead of time at 263-1470. We can always use articles for Real Estate, Business, Sports, Technology, Seniors, Family Fun, Health Matters, Pets, Maritime, local history, holidays as related to happenings in the city of Alameda. Send these to the Editor via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call to discuss.

Photos:

We always like to see photos of various events. Send these to Editor via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or via fax at 263-1473. Please identify who took the photo and who or what is in the photo.

Obituaries:

Send these (limit 250 words) to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Charges are $44 per obituary plus $11 to include a photo. Obituaries also appear online for no extra charge. Deadlines are Tuesday 9am prior to the Thursday run date.

Advertising Deadlines:

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Editorial Deadlines:

Special Sections: Monday by noon Columns: Tuesday by noon Stories: Tuesday by noon Obituaries: Tuesday by noon All editorial content must be approved by the editorial department prior to submission.

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Editorial Department - 263-1470

You can also drop off pictures or other items at the Alameda Sun offices at 3215J Encinal Avenue in Alameda (at High Street). Call 263-1470 for more information.