Alameda News

APD Arrests Package Thief

Jun 08,2017


In early May, Alameda Police Department (APD) detectives learned of an unknown subject, stealing packages from Bay Farm Island. homes. 

Neighbors had captured the thefts on video surveillance,  Through extensive work, the detectives identified the responsible party. 

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County Fair Tickets Avaliable

Jun 06,2017


Just like the swallows return to Capistrano each year, Director Emeritus “Lil” Arnerich will return to the City hall parking Lot to distribute discounted fair tickets this Saturday June 10 from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m. 

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File photo &nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp The best in show sand castle at last year’s contest featured a moat and greenery. A crowd gathered to cheer on the winners as they received their prize.

Play in Sand this Saturday

Jun 06,2017


For the 51st consecutive year, Alameda will hold its annual Sand Castle/Sculpture Contest. Don’t miss your chance to witness the impressive skills of Alameda and Bay Area sand artists on Saturday, June 10 at Robert Crown Memorial State Beach. 

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Dismantle Lum

Jun 01,2017


The Board of Education for the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) voted Tuesday, May 23, to shut down Lum Elementary School campus for the 2017-18 school year. The decision came at the school board meeting in the council chambers at City Hall.

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