The new system may hurt Skinner, Swanson, and Kinney but Welch is hopeful in the state senate district race.
She inspired us like no other for this inaugural achievement.
As rental advocates embark on bolder tactics to keep rents more affordable, city leaders respond with relief, but is it enough? Rent control may be the next big battle
Scuffle in council chambers typifies tensions in Alameda and elsewhere in the Bay Area regarding rental prices.
The gulf between the mayor and her supporters and Alameda’s political establishment enter the arena of political appointments.
Elected civil servants in Alameda aren’t compensated handsomely for their service, which some fear may limit the pool for candidates.
Alameda is getting body cameras for the police department, but the policy governing usage is vaguer than some observers would like.
Alameda numbers guys City Treasurer Kevin Kennedy and City Auditor Kevin Kearney have a lot to say about the city’s finances, but does it matter?
One municipal employee wants the next generation to be informed so they can intelligently affect the planning process.
Dine at the Sequoia Diner and snack on Peter’s Kettle Corn; shop locally at Beast Oakland or browse Vista Madera’s horsey shelves; and explore the Laurel Art Garden or take a class at The Taoist Center.