The most important fundraiser of the year for the Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter can also be a ton of fun for dogowners and their pets. The third annual Wiggle Waggle Walk is set for this Sunday, June 8, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Harbor Bay Ferry Terminal on Bay Farm Island.
The Easter Bunny brought smiles and delight to last Saturday’s Egg Scramble at Crown Beach. The cutest among the “scramblers” were the ankle biters in the “just learning to walk” category, like these children looking for any goodies that the Easter Bunny just might have left behind.
This week, high school students across the island received their yearbooks, a valuable keep sake of this historic year. Alameda High School (AHS) distributed its yearbooks last Monday, and Encinal High School (EHS) distributed yearbooks on Tuesday.
The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age.
The program provides and installs required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon- monoxide detectors.
Recently I sent a letter to each member of the City Council, titled “An Open Letter To the City Council.”