Immanuel Lutheran Church of Alameda recently named announced Reverend Crystal Larsen Stewart as its new pastor. Pastor Crystal will be officially installed at a special church service of Holy Communion on July 2 at 10 a.m.
Fava beans and artichokes are spring delights in Alameda as they are in Rome where they appear on restaurant menus by themselves, but also together, with fresh peas, often stewed with the now well-known and accepted pork belly, or bacon.
Alameda resident and gubernatorial candidate Barack D. Obama Shaw took to the lectern last Sunday at the Central Baptist Church of Alameda. Spreading a message about “Being of Service” Obama Shaw spoke to the congregation of the great need for people to work together to get things done.