Alameda Sun accepts online submissions for the following:

  • Letters to the Editor
  • Classified Advertisements (including Garage Sale Ads)
  • Obituaries
  • Sun Shines Everywhere

Please log in or create an account to make a submission. 

Once you log in, upload links will be under the Customer Actions heading.

You can send Letters to the Editor directly to


  • Free Community Events and low-cost-admission events for non-profit organizations can be published free of charge in Alameda Sun's Events section. For more information please email
  • Other event advertisements can be uploaded online and published in the Classifieds.
  • Contact cpelletier@alamedasun for customized display advertisements. 


For Legal Advertisements: please email 

Please do not use this website to order legal advertisements. 

Legal Ad Prices

  • Fictitious Business Name $75 for 4 weeks of publication, and proof sent to Alameda County Clerk Recorder *
  • Name Change $75 for 4 weeks of publication, includes proof of publication sent to client and the court
  • Petition for Probate $175 for 3 weeks of publication, includes proof of publication sent to client and the court **
  • Other Legal Ads are $1 per word, and publication times depend on type of ad

* For any business filing a Fictitious Business Name Statement in Alameda County

** Petition for Probate is for people who lived in the City of Alameda


Classified Ad Heading Examples: 

  • ​Jobs / Gigs / Help Wanted
  • Services Rendered
  • Housing / Apartments for Rent 
  • Real Estate / Homes For Sale
  • Vehicles For Sale
  • Home Improvement
  • Wanted To Buy
  • Community Events 
  • Support Groups
  • Artists & Musicians
  • Classes & Activities

​Also: Garage Sales, Yard Sales, Moving Sales, Estate Sales, Antique Sales, and Flea Markets

Classified ads are $1 per word, per week. 

Boxes are an additional $5. Images are $25 per column inch.