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Courtesy Friends of Sausal Creek -- The Fruitvale Bridge remained stuck in the upright position for some of last week’s power outage.

City Manager Gives Drawbridge Update

Mar 01,2023

Alameda City Manager Jennifer Ott gave City Council and community members an update on the cause of the Fruitvale and High Street bridges being inoperable during last Sunday’s power outage. Ott gave a summary of the events at the Feb. 21 City Council meeting.

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AHS Basketball Instagram -- The Alameda Hornets’ season ended with a 72-66 loss against Las Lomas High School’s Knights Feb.22 in the North Coast Section Div. II semifinals.

Hornets Outdueled by Knights

Feb 28,2023

The size and strength of Las Lomas High School of Walnut Creek proved to be too much for the Alameda High School (AHS) men’s basketball team in the North Coast Section (NCS) semifinal matchup Wednesday, Feb. 22.

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Courtesy Photo -- Alameda resident Jeff Cambra will join the City of Alameda Health Care District Board of Directors.

Cambra Appointed Replacement Director for Health Care Board

Feb 22,2023

At its Jan. 30 special session meeting, members of the City of Alameda Health Care District (AHCD) appointed Jeff Cambra to its Board of Directors. Cambra will fill the remaining two years of former Board of Director Mike William’s term after he moved out of the area at the end of 2021.

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City of Alameda -- Traffic on Park Street was snarled Sunday as drivers couldn’t access the Fruitvale or High Street bridges.

PG&E Fire Causes Outage for Island

Feb 21,2023

Portions of Alameda and Oakland were without power Sunday, Feb. 19, after a fire broke out at the PG&E substation at in the area of 5000 Coliseum Way. More than 54,000 residents in Oakland and Alameda were reported to have lost power on Sunday.

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