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Alameda Magazine

Perata Hired to Lobby for Alameda

The city of Alameda turns to a familiar face to lead lobbying efforts on water, ferries, tsunami preparedness, road improvements, and traffic mitigations.

Tenacity Figures in Mayor Trish Spencer’s Win

Throughout her life, Trish Spencer has displayed an ability to succeed, despite the seemingly insurmountable hurdles placed before her.

No End for Alameda’s Four-Day Work Week

A bustling economy and a budget surplus won’t change the four-day work week that city workers and Millennials favor—at least for now, though the city manager and new mayor won’t rule out the possibility.

The Ruckus Over Alameda’s Shore Line Cycle Track

In a surprising twist and after a longtime coming, not everybody is happy about the Shore Line cycle track.

Seismic Shocks on Election Day

The recently elected pledge to chart a new course to slow development in Alameda.

If the Shoe Fits, Adorn It

Local teenager gets creative with high-top designs.

Slugging it Out at Crown Beach

A curious sight washes ashore along the bayside.

Merrymaking and Hunting for Gifts at Pippa and Therapy

From party supplies to furniture and gifts, Alameda’s latest retailers focus on purveying unique items just in time for the holiday shopping and party season. One store conveys a feeling of fairy tale–like magical celebration, while the other embodies the California lifestyle—free-spirited, a bit of ruggedness, and distinctly unique. Both stores will make you realize that you won’t have to stray far from the Island for needed holiday goods.

The Briefing: Smart People, Smart Meters

Smart meters, Island Bowl, Spirits Alley and more

The Truck Whisperers

An Alameda broker builds an international business insuring mobile restaurateurs.