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The City of Alameda has arranged a second community event to collect public input on potential amendments to the Rent Stabilization Ordinance, Thursday, June 6, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Alameda Elks Lodge, Rathskeller Basement, 2255 Santa Clara Ave. Topics will include: 

When Alameda firefighters responded to a reported structure fire on Bay Farm Island, they found light smoke throughout the house caused by unattended food left on the stove. They forced entry into the home and were greeted by an unexpected occupant that was very happy to see them. The resident’s pet dog ran out the door and jumped into Firefighter Derek Dutra’s arms, as shown above. The fire crew secured the scene without incident.

The Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) invites the community to a groundbreaking at Encinal Junior & Senior High School, 210 Central Ave., at 3:15 p.m. Friday, May 24. The ceremony will mark the beginning of a $42 million project that will include:

The Fourth of July Foundation would like to thank the City of Alameda, the Alameda Sun and the community for their help in getting the volunteers and funding needed to host the Fourth of July Parade this year. The additional efforts secured the expanded safety measures needed to protect everyone attending and participating in the parade.

The Ruby Bridges robotics teams won all the trophies at the third annual Alameda Robotics competition, which was held on May 11 at Wood Middle School. The Robotics competition is a partnership of the Alameda Robotics Center under the director of Wood Middle School teacher Nga Nguyen, Wood Middle School, and the Alameda Education Foundation (AEF).