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Part Two of Two Parts

July

Jay-walkers got a nasty surprise when Alameda police set up a crosswalk sting in late June. Some 168 citations were issued to pedestrians who disobeyed traffic laws to jaywalk. About 80 percent of the citations were for pedestrians; however, drivers were also ticketed for distracted driving and speeding.

Summer, fall seasons, part two

As 2016 gears up, let’s look back at the exploits of Alameda athletes on the field, the pool, the pitch, the court and the track in 2015.

Football

Chan Addresses Poverty

The City of Alameda Democratic Club will host a talk by Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan at Alameda Hospital, Conference Room A, 2070 Clinton Ave.

Chan will discuss the county’s "New War on Poverty," and cover the effect the latest recession on state and federal budgets has had on the community. The event is scheduled from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8; it is free and open to the public.

Mastick Presents
‘Interview Drill’