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Jeff Patterson

Island City Rises Up

Jan 14,2020

On Jan. 9, approximately 60 Alamedans gathered downtown to express opposition to any U.S. escalation of hostilities toward Iran after missile strikes transpired on each side. The anti-war vigil was one of more than 350 held nationwide, including larger events in Oakland and San Francisco.

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Fire Burns Gold Coast Home

Jan 09,2020

Alameda firefighters attacked a fire burning at a home on the 1600 block of San Antonio Avenue on the evening of Sunday, Jan. 5. When they arrived, crewmembers found significant fire on the second floor and exterior of the house. They limited the damage to a bedroom and patio.

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Courtesy photo.  Volunteers gathered to count birds on the Main Island last Sunday as part of the Christmas Bird Count.

Island Joins Bird Count

Dec 20,2019

Because of geography, Alameda falls within the scope of the Golden Gate Audubon Society’s Oakland Christmas Bird Count. The count takes place within a 15-mile-diameter circle centered in downtown Oakland.

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City of Alameda &nbsp&nbsp APP has asked the Planning Board to all cost-cutting changes to both the building on Block 11 and Waterside Park, pictured here.

Park Plan Downsized

Dec 10,2019

At a public hearing during Monday’s meeting, Alameda Point Partners (APP) asked the Planning Board to allow changes that would scale back both the building on Block 11 on Seaplane Lagoon and the adjacent Waterfront Plaza. 

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Dennis Evanosky &nbsp&nbsp Alameda Point Collaborative Executive Director Doug Biggs invites the public to tour the future Alameda Wellness and Medical Respite Center on McKay Avenue this weekend. Above, Biggs stands in front of plans for the center still under review.

Center Open House Set for this Saturday

Dec 03,2019

Alameda Point Collaborative (APC) is hosting an open house at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Alameda Wellness and Medical Respite Center on McKay Avenue. APC will present the draft Good Neighbor Policy and provide updates on the design and development of the project.

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