News Briefs

Pat Bowen -- The Relay for Life Alameda event benefiting the American Cancer Society took place July 22 at Leydecker Park.

Relay for Life Alameda Huge Success

Aug 17,2023

The annual cancer research fundraiser, Relay for Life Alameda, was held on Saturday, July 22, at Leydecker Park. The day-and night-long event featured multiple commemorations of cancer survivors, patients, victims and caretakers.

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Police Seek Info on Death

Aug 08,2023

Alameda police are investigating the death of an unidentified person who fell from the parking garage on Oak Street Saturday, Aug. 5. The incident took place around 4:30 p.m. at the parking structure on Oak, between Central and Santa Clara Avenues, according to Alameda Police Department.

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City of Alameda -- The City of Alameda’s three-day Swimming Championships returns after four years starting on Friday, Aug. 4. The event was last held in 2019 (above).

City Swim Meet Set for Aug. 4

Jul 27,2023

Official event returns after four-year break

The City of Alameda Swim Championship is returning after a four-year hiatus. The event will take place on Friday, August 4 through Sunday, Aug. 6 at the Encinal Swim Center, 230 Central Ave.

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Alameda Firefighters Toy Program

Annual Pancake Breakfast for Toys Program Slated

Jul 21,2023

The Alameda Fire Department’s Holiday Toy Program is kicking off at their annual pancake breakfast Sunday, July 30 at Fire Station 1, 2401 Encinal Ave. Visitors are asked to bring a new, unwrapped gift and help support kids in the community.

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