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Lily Ariunbold and Deanna Chu

Students Gather for Presidential Debate

Sep 27,2016

On Monday evening, Sept. 26, 110 Encinal High School students in Kevin Gorham’s Advanced Placement Government and Politics class convened at Wescafe for dinner and to watch the first presidential debate of the 2016 election.

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Local Chosen for Scholarship

Feb 04,2016

Alameda Resident Abigail Leong, has been awarded a President’s Scholarship worth $25,000 a year — along with the opportunity to earn even more from Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) in Tacoma, Wash.

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Courtesy photo - Members of the graduating class of Alameda High School await the reception of their diplomas June 12.

List of Graduates in Alameda’s Classes of 2014

Jun 26,2014

Encinal High School

Jhunel Abellon, Maria Acosta, Tait Adams, Lachlan Addicott, Shariffa Ahmed, Emmal Ahmadzaoy, Carlo Alfaro, Ariana Alonso, Brooke Anderson, Stacie Aori, Jeremy Ardourel, Munkhjil Ariunbold, Zachary Bailey, Benjamin Paolo Baquiran, Jessica Barrett, Lawren Bartlett, Francis Bautista, Kendall Beering, Peter Bradas, Simone Bremond, Benjamin Briggance, Brianna Brown, Dashawnte Buress, Brian Cai, Emma Canalin, Lindsay Carnahan, Tyrel Carrigan, Eiza Cataquian, Jade Chan, Qian Chen, Yu Qiang Chen, Yin Hang Cheuk, Warisara Chiewpanit, Bobby Ching, Amber Chiu, Connie Chu, Karisa Coleman, Alyssa Corcino and Brea Cox Taylor.

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File photo. Kirsten Vital

Vital Heads South

Jun 19,2014

Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) Superintendent Kirsten Vital will be leaving Alameda to take the reins of the Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD). Vital’s new employer announced that its school board settled on Vital on Saturday, June 14.

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Photo by Dennis Evanosky

Scramblin’ for Eggs

Apr 17,2014

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.

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Photo by Dennis Evanosky A century plant has breathed its last in front of the Todd Street entrance to the Bachelor Officers Quarters on Alameda Point. The school district hopes to breathe new life into this building.

The Deal: The Land Swaps in a Nutshell

Mar 20,2014

The “land-swap” package deal came before the Alameda City Council on Tuesday after the Alameda Sun went to press. The Sun offers this synopsis of the package that, as of this writing, pundits were predicting that the council would have already passed.

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Local teens clean up beach

Sep 17,2021

Jacob Ackiron

Teenagers from all over Alameda sacrificed their weekend to help clean Alameda.

Organized by the Student Community Outreach Initiative, more than 100 high school students came out to help clean up trash on Alameda Beach last Sunday morning.

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