Central Avenue Plan Meeting Slated Dec. 5

Nov 15,2018


The City of Alameda has announced a community workshop to comment on the safety improvement alternatives for Central Avenue near Webster Street for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 6:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers, at Alameda City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Ave. 

Read More
File photo &nbsp&nbsp Hikers of all ages are invited to take part in the library’s first virtual group hike.

Join a Virtual Group Hike on Take-A-Hike Day

Oct 25,2018

Love the idea of group hikes but, hate the pace of big group hikes, have a schedule that doesn’t jive with a group or just don’t want to go where the group goes? Alameda library has the answer.

Read More
Courtesy Google Streetview &nbsp &nbsp The narrow passageway between these two homes on Fernside Boulevard is actually public land.

Public Weighs East End Parks

Oct 16,2018

Unknown to many Alamedans, except for those lucky few who live adjacent to them, there are six small — and in many cases, hidden — waterfront parks along Fernside Boulevard and Eastshore Drive. They were designed to give all Alamedans a little bit of waterfront access and viewing.  

Read More

Swim Feat Leads to More Swim Research

Oct 09,2018

Craig Coombs’ record-breaking swim around Alameda (“Local to Attempt Setting Record for Swimming around the Island City,” Sept. 6) prompted me to investigate my grandfather’s record swims.

Read More