The Alameda Architecutal Preservation Society (AAPS) will host its 20th Annual Awards Gala at 7 p.m., this Sunday, June 4 at Michaan’s Alameda Point Theater, 2700 Saratoga St. 

This year’s recipients include the California Department of Transportation for its restoration of the Alameda Portal of the Posey Tube. Alameda Municipa Power will also receive an award for restoring Alameda’s streetlights. The society will also honor the Home of Truth on Grand Street.  


In an effort to inform homeowners as to the best practices for preserving historic homes, the Alameda Architectural Preservation Society (AAPS) will be present a discussion titled, “The Mysteries of Paint Protection” this Sunday, April 13, at 7 p.m.
Presenters Pacific Northwest Painters & Construction (PNPC) will discuss what products and practices should be used when removing old paint, or applying new paint. PNPC has been owned and operated by founders Eric and Cornelia Grunseth since 1981. They have been married, living and working in Alameda for the past 32 years.