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Building 360 was constructed in 1953, four years before the first satellite orbited the Earth, and when the Navy was still using propeller-driven seaplanes for reconnaissance.

Astra Expanding at Point

Jul 01,2021

Richard Bangert

Everything is looking up at Alameda Point rocket manufacturer Astra. Contracts to launch small satellites are up, partnerships are up, and capital investments in the company are up. And now the company is ready to expand its facility.

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Stay Safe, Smart for the Summer

Jul 01,2021

We face some environmental challenges in the coming months, but nothing as daunting as what we experienced with COVID-19.

If we take the challenges of drought, potential power outages, and fire danger as seriously as we did COVID, we’ll weather this storm, too.

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Coast Guard Change of Command

Jun 24,2021

Rear Adm. Peter W. Gautier (left) salutes Vice Adm. Linda L. Fagan (right) during the Coast Guard Pacific Area change of command ceremony on Coast Guard Island. Adm. Karl L. Schultz presided over the ceremony, where Gautier relieved Fagan as the acting Pacific Area commander.

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Official No Longer

Jun 24,2021

Alameda Sun loses city contract

“The Official Newspaper of the City of Alameda,” the Alameda Sun’s masthead has proudly proclaimed these last four years. This is the last edition that the Sun is able to make that boast.

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