Editorial

More than 400 kids  participated with their families in the Annual Downtown Easter Egg Hunt last Saturday, April 20. The sidewalks were packed as kids ran from business to business in search of the next treat. More than 30 member businesses participated in the hunt. Signs in windows and doors marked where children could enter to find a treat or fun activity.

Homeless advocate shares perspective of lives unseen

One lonely dog sits on a large empty patio overlooking the river. He is impatiently waiting for his owner to come out of the bar.

Inside the bar are a group of Pretention People, who are self-absorbed in presenting how they want to be seen. None look out of the bank of windows which features the river. None see the ducks floating with the current as the river flows out to the bay.

Crab Cove neighbor elated wellness center moves ahead

I was moved to joyful tears as I saw the election results for Measure A come in and saw that Alameda reaffirmed the compassion in our slogan, “Everyone Belongs Here.” I am a close neighbor of the proposed wellness center for the homeless and, if anyone’s daily life will be affected by it, mine will. And I couldn’t be happier about it.

Crab Cove neighbor elated wellness center moves ahead

I was moved to joyful tears as I saw the election results for Measure A come in and saw that Alameda reaffirmed the compassion in our slogan, “Everyone Belongs Here.” I am a close neighbor of the proposed wellness center for the homeless and, if anyone’s daily life will be affected by it, mine will. And I couldn’t be happier about it.

The West Alameda Business Association (WABA) and the Oakland A’s will host a community forum to discuss the Major League Baseball team’s new stadium concept. Join the conversation! 
Come learn about the Oakland A’s plans for a new Howard Terminal ballpark and redevelopment of the Oakland Coliseum site. The WABA-Oakland A’s Community Forum will be held on Wednesday, May 1, at 6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.) at Michaan’s Auction Theater, 2700 Saratoga St. at Alameda Point.

To register, visit htttp://tinyurl.com/y4e22et.

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