News Briefs

Fashion Show to
Help Cure JM

Lilac Dress Boutique will be holding a fashion show benefit at 1918 Encinal Ave., today at 6 p.m.

The Alameda County Public Works Agency will begin repair work on the High Street Bridge on Monday, March 2. The bridge will close to traffic Monday through Friday, from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The county expects to complete the work by April 27. 

This evening, Thursday, Feb. 26, Councilman Tony Daysog will hold office hours from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Blue Danube Coffee House at 1333 Park St.
The councilman regularly hosts these events where he is available to answer questions and offer comments on city issues. 

Daysog will also be available at the Alameda Farmers’ Market the following Saturday, Feb. 28, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. He will provide coffee and cookies. 
Contact Daysog at 747-4726 or

High Street Bridge Closes for Repairs

Tie the Knot at City Hall

City Clerk Lara Weisiger invites love birds to exchange vows in the City Council Chambers on Valentine’s Day, Saturday, Feb. 14.

Interested couples should call Weisiger’s office at 747-4800, by Thursday, Feb. 5, to reserve a time; space is limited. Couples getting married will need to have a marriage license, which is issued by any county, and valid photo IDs.

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