After serving for four-plus decades in public office, Tom Bates and Loni Hancock are retiring in December. What a long, strange trip it’s been.
Can Trish Spencer remain unbiased about Alameda police when her husband claims the department illegally targeted him?
Alameda could lose tens of millions of dollars in a legal battle with a developer that wants to build 182 units of housing along the estuary.
Alameda County's district attorney is on the shortlist to become the next state attorney general. She’s recognized nationally for combating sex trafficking, but is that enough?
Alameda’s very existence depends on embracing climate-friendly modes of transportation.
Alameda Mayor Trish Spencer recently advised members of a public panel on how to circumvent state and city public records laws.
Jesse Arreguín and Kriss Worthington are teaming up in Berkeley’s mayor’s race in a fight with fellow councilmember Laurie Capitelli over housing and growth.
The two tenant protection measures on the November ballot promise to also shape the outcome of the city council race.
Richmond Mayor Tom Butt and a developer want a large-scale development at the former Navy site, while opponents push for open space and low density.
If Alamedans want their mayor to be in charge of City Hall, then they need a different form of governance.