News Briefs

City of Alameda -- The Waterfront Trail has been reopened for bicycle and pedestrian travel from Robert Davey Jr. Dr. to the Bay Farm Island bicycle bridge.

Waterfront Trail Repairs Complete

Sep 05,2023

The Alameda Recreation & Parks Department completed phase 2 of its widening and paving project along the waterfront trail (aka Shoreline Park) on Aug. 30, more than a week before the expected completion date.

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Joyce Mercado  -- Volunteers spent hours planting trees at Estuary Park on Aug. 24.

Tree Planting in Estuary Park

Sep 05,2023

The Rotary Club of Alameda, 100K Trees for Humanity, and the Alameda Recreation and Park Department teamed up to plant five Chinese Pistache trees in Estuary Park on Thursday evening August 24.

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Alameda Education Foundation

Back-2-School Barbecue Set

Aug 31,2023

The Alameda Education Foundation will be holding an old-fashioned barbecue dinner (with vegan options) plus a beer, wine or non-alcoholic drink at The Rake at Admiral Maltings Thursday, Sept. 14. The event will support Alameda public school students and teachers.

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Attempted Carjacker Nabbed

Aug 29,2023

On Aug. 26, at approximately 6 p.m., Alameda Police Department (APD) dispatchers received a call about an attempted carjacking near the intersection of Morton Street and San Antonio Avenue.

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Google Maps -- An unidentified man jumped off the Civic Center Parking Structure on Aug. 5.

APD Suspects No Foul Play in Death

Aug 25,2023

The Alameda Police Department (APD) announced they suspect no foul play was involved in the death of a man who appeared to have fallen from the Alameda Civic Center Parking Structure on Aug. 5. APD announced their conclusion on Thursday, Aug. 24.

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