Feature Articles

Lawrence Freeman &nbsp&nbsp Dog whisperer and rescuer, Hannah Boles, patiently waits with “Sweetie” as she reaches out for help to get the wayward pooch back to her homeless owner.

Local Teen Comes to the Rescue

Apr 30,2020

Alameda High School junior Hannah Boles had no idea she was venturing into a stray-dog rescue when she spied a white and tan pitbull mix wandering aimlessly down Fernside Boulevard on April 19.

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Rick Lewis &nbsp&nbsp The long-billed curlew, a native to Alameda, is listed among the birds of special concern on the Audubon Society’s Climate Change website.

Long-Billed Curlews Winter in Alameda

Apr 23,2020

On the shoreline near Elsie Roemer Bird Sanctuary and the eastern end of Crown Memorial State Beach, the paved path gives way to a sandy one. Near this intersection, out by the water, one can usually find long-billed curlews this time of year. 

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