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Make this the summer you actually take advantage of living near the ocean by learning to windsurf, kiteboard, or sail around the bay.
The 30th annual Park Street Art & Wine Faire was held this past weekend, drawing a huge crowd that enjoyed the live music, food, arts, crafts, children's area and more.
After more than two years and a host of public meetings, the City Council has given final approval to a plan that lays out a mixed-use "Waterfront Town Center" at Alameda Point, a move that it hopes will help jump-start the area's overall redevelopment.
The City Council has OK'd spending $5 million for the design and construction of a new fire station to serve the center of the city.
The Frank Bette Center for the Arts will showcase artistic talent from around the Island and the United States on Saturday at South Shore Center.
A man whom officers contacted as a passenger during a traffic stop on July 25 was arrested after suspected crack cocaine was discovered hidden inside his inhaler, police said.
The companies should have experience in providing services to employers with more than 250 workers and have offices in proximity to the city.
The Alameda City Council approved a plan to allow redevelopment of the area around the Seaplane Lagoon at Alameda Point into a waterfront community with new residences, businesses and parks and other public spaces along the shore of San Francisco Bay.
A pair of Alameda firefighter/paramedics will soon be doing more than just responding to medical emergencies: They will be checking up on the city's infirm residents after they leave the hospital.
Ron Nehring , California's Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, is forgoing the usual campaign swings this week for something far riskier - he's huddling in Israeli bomb shelters, tweeting just miles from the Gaza border.
Expression College student Sasha Michkovsky is one of three Grand Prize winners of the 2014 Discovery Project EDC Las Vegas DJ/Producer competition.
The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission provides water to 2.6 million customers for residential, commercial and industrial uses in the counties of San Francisco, Alameda, San Mateo and Santa Clara.
Jun 17, 2014; Alameda, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis and Willie Brown at minicamp at Raiders Practice Facility.
Mayor Jim Ruane contends that CPUC Chief Michael Peevey should be ousted by Governor Jerry Brown because internal emails show that Peevey and his staffers maintained a cozy relationship with PG&E officials in violation of the law.
One landlord wanted a $3,000 dog deposit for a one-bedroom apartment in a duplex in Oakland.
At the College of Alameda vandals cranked open a main water valve and knocked over sprinkler heads on the baseball field resulting in about 100,000 gallons of water wasted during the state's worst drought in decades.
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