City Announces New Rent Relief Grant

Dec 10,2020

The City of Alameda, in collaboration with the West Alameda Business Association, Alameda Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Alameda Business Association, established the Alameda Strong Emergency Rent Relief Grant Program to support families and individuals who are suffering a temporary financial s

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp All kinds of unusual finds abound at the Magikal Little Night Market on Webster last Fridays of each month.

Magical Little Night Market on Tap Tomorrow Night

Jan 30,2020

A Magickal Little Night Market, set for tomorrow night from 6 to 9 p.m., is a collaboration between Feathered Outlaw, local vendors and artisans featuring mystical wares to enhance Alameda’s West End Arts District.

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Photos courtesy Maurice Ramirez Photography&nbsp&nbsp Far left, a special menu has been designed just for this event at CK Kitchen, 1544 Webster St.

Join the Delicious Fun for Restaurant Week!

Jan 23,2020

WABA is pleased to announce a range of West End eateries participating in Alameda Restaurant Week. Drop by each for delicious eats and a stamp towards completing a raffle card. Winners of the raffle will receive gift certificates to several Island restaurants! 

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp The West End’s Washington Park as it appeared about 100 years ago. Postcard appears courtesy of alamedainfo.com.

All About Washington Park

Dec 28,2017

One of the fine amenities of the West End is Washington Park. Located at 740 Central Ave. the park is defined by “upper” and “lower” areas. The areas were designated historically. 

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Courtesy photo &nbsp &nbsp Historic postcard courtesy of Alamedainfo.com shows the Posey Tube with the Oakland skyline behind it.

Posey Tube Postcard View

Dec 21,2017

The West Alameda Business Association’s new logo’s prime focus is the Posey Tube superstructure built in 1928. The building was captured in the Oakland Chamber of Commerce photograph at left taken from the Alameda side of the estuary.

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West End Fairy Door Unveiled

Dec 14,2017

The West Alameda Business Association (WABA) unveiled the winning West End Fairy Door last Friday with Mayor Trish Spencer. Jackie Keliiaa the door’s creator (right) won the contest WABA announced recently. She was rewarded with a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony with the mayor.

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