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Andy MacKay  Andy MacKay, far left, and Team Pipe-A-Thon members Joe “Jake Blues” Donohoe, Jamie “Elwood Blues” Eckmier, Ron “The Collector” Manabat, Rod “Tarantino” Ortiz, Ken “Fittipaldi” Johnson thank the community for its generosity on New Year’s Eve.

Piper Raises Cash for Cancer

Jan 14,2016

For the second year in a row, Alameda resident Andy MacKay and Team Pipe-A-Thon visited 19 bars in Alameda on New Year’s Eve, bagpiping “Auld Lang Syne” to enthusiastic patrons. In the process they collected more than $3,200 for the American Cancer Society.

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Alameda’s Best Spellers will be Named Feb. 6

Jan 12,2016

2016 Spelling Bee Registration Open

Registration is now open for the second annual Alameda Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Alameda Elks Lodge and the Alameda Sun, to be held at Otis Elementary School on Saturday, Feb. 6, from 9:30 a.m. to noon.

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