Feature Articles

Story Time Tonight

Jan 08,2016

Story time from Tales of the Arabian Nights at the Old Bazaar room inside Lost City Antiques, 1519 Park St., tonight, Friday, Jan. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. Join a reading about Aladdin and his magic lamp and other stories inside a room filled with fantastical objects from stories in the book.

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Photos courtesy Clayton J. Mitchell Photography

Business Group Benefits Charities

Jan 07,2016

Each year the Alameda Business Network (ABN), holds a fundraiser for the Alameda Welfare Council, Alameda Food Bank and Toys for Tots. This year’s fundraiser took place at the Alameda Elks Lodge on Dec. 3 was a financial success, and took up a collection of food and toy donations. On Dec.

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Courtesy photo. Alamedan Randy Lantz, right, poses with Ron Miller, a forensic psychologist and member of Mountain Wave Search and Rescue, while brushing up on the latest outdoor survival techniques in Oregon.

Learning New Survival Skills

Dec 30,2015

The Mountain Wave Search and Rescue team in Washington State is not your average emergency response team. Using volunteers and no paid responders, the team has logged more than 150 rescues in more than 7,000 hours while covering some 60,000 miles — in just one year. 

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