The plight of Alameda renters likely will dominate this year’s City Hall races.
Not everyone likes the notion of 6-foot chain-link fences erected at Alameda schools, though some parents think the district has taken too long on the security measure.
The executive director of Rhythmix Cultural Works never misses a beat.
A pigeon and dove rescue group uses an aviary at Ploughshares to rehab and rehome the often maligned birds.
After researching teens’ sleep habbits, Karie Frasch petitions the school board to start school no earlier than 8:30 a.m. to improve learning outcomes. The district is studying it.
The Alameda Renters Coalition, Alameda Councilmember Tony Daysog, and landlords Farhad Matin and Marilyn Schumacher gather signatures for competing ballot measures regulating housing.
The Alameda artist likes to bring the world home.
Against a backdrop of skyrocketing rents, Alameda Housing Authority Director Vanessa Cooper is calm, focused, and driven. Yet her authority itself is feeling the stress of low- and middle-income people being driving out of Alameda and the Bay Area.
An Arabic-speaking teaching paraprofessional from Yemen takes new families under her wing at Ruby Bridges.
The anticipated upgrades are all in the name of safety.