Feature Articles

Sea Level Rise in Alameda

Sep 09,2022

Sea level rise will have significant effects on Alameda. Flooding as a result of sea level rise can affect the day-to-day lives of residents but if we know what to expect, it will be easier to adjust to the changes that would come as a result.

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A Different-looking Gull Visits Alameda’s Shoreline

Sep 06,2022

About this time each year, as I scan any gathering of gulls resting near the shore in Alameda, I suddenly stop. Why does that mid-sized gull look grey, rather than white or smudged brown? And why does it have a small red bill with a black tip?

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Bill Pai Suspending Campaign

Sep 02,2022

Today, September 1, I am suspending my campaign for Alameda City Council in 2022. To all who have expressed their support, I apologize for disappointing you. To those who have generously contributed to my campaign, I will be returning your donations in the near future.

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Local Events Around Town

Aug 04,2022

Saturday, August 6
Me, MyShelf, and I - Biography and Memoir Book Club – In person and on Zoom, 11:00 a.m. Main Library (1550 Oak St.), Stafford Room.

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Canada Goose: A Big, Bold, Beautiful Bird

Jul 19,2022

The Canada Goose (Branta Canadensis) is a bird that many of us know well! Large-bodied with long, black necks and a white-and-black head, they have become common in many of our parks and grasslands. They are usually quite tolerant of humans.

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Fourth of July 5K Returns After Two Years

Jul 05,2022

Phil Hebda finished first overall out of more than 1,000 participants in the Alameda Fourth of July 5K Race for Midway Shelter last Monday. The Berkeley native finished the 5K (3.1 miles) with a chip time of 15:52.8.

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