Alameda

Shots Shock West End; Police Seeking Details

Jun 27,2017

 

Second Shooting in Alameda this year

Alameda Police Department (APD) investigators are still searching for information on what led to a shooting last Wednesday, June 21, on the 300 block of Cypress Street that resulted in a victim with a gunshot wound. 

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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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Council Set to Vote on FAAS Contract

Jun 01,2017

As I penned this letter for publication, the City Council was set to vote at its Tuesday, June 6, meeting on a proposed two-year service agreement with the Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS) to provide animal care services for the citizens of Alameda.

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Lum Decision Announced

May 25,2017

 

The Board of Education for the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) voted unanimously Tuesday, May 23, to move students off the Lum Elementary School campus for the 2017-18 school year. The decision came at Tuesday's school board meeting.

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City Nets $42M for Transit

May 04,2017

 

From various sources the City of Alameda won at total of $42 million in transportation grants to fund major projects over the next three years. 

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Dispatchers Honored

Apr 11,2017

 

In 1981, Patricia Anderson of the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office decided it was time to celebrate and thank police dispatchers. From Anderson’s idea grew National Public Safety Telecommunicators’ Week, a celebration that runs from April 9 to 15 this year. 

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