New Officials Mayor Trish Spencer and councilmen Frank Matarrese and Jim Oddie were sworn in Dec. 16, the same night the Del Monte project was green-lighted for 380 new homes.
“I would love to see a tool lending library in Alameda. There are currently seven in California and about 50 in the country. It’s time for Alameda to jump on this terrific concept.”
Notes of Interest to Alamedans.
A curious sight washes ashore along the bayside.
Smart meters, Island Bowl, Spirits Alley and more
An Alameda broker builds an international business insuring mobile restaurateurs.
Wild art around the East Bay.
Greetings from Alameda! displays historic postcards collected by Gary Lenhart at AlamedaInfo.com. To view more postcards, or contribute to this collection, visit the website.
With a master of divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, the Rev. Christopher Peterson is extremely enthusiastic about being new to town and serving as the pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Alameda. A family man, former software developer, and big believer in grace, Peterson shares his story with us.
Grace Crunican was running through her standard list of questions: What do you think of BART? Are the trains on time? Are they clean? How about the stations? Do you feel safe?