Albany Newswire

Albany Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Albany, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 485 in Albany, CA

  1. El Cerrito Journal calendar: El Cerrito Library fall book sale; Clothing Swap-O-RamaRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... items that need to be mended and get help from the fixit clinic. Sewing coaches will be on hand.1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 30. Albany Community Center, 1249 Marin Ave. Free. www.albanyca.org. Community Movie Night: Watch a free showing of the ...

    Comment?

  2. First year of community college could soon be free in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    ... now receives a Board of Governors fee waiver - about $600 this semester - to help pay for school. Wagner grew up in Albany and worked in sales for several years after high school before enrolling in college, partially for financial reasons and ...

    Comment?

  3. Berkeley, A Look Back: Downtown sees wartime retail boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... homes for items to donate. Army trucks would spread out through the city on Oct. 11 picking up the metal. Next door, Albany was planning an Oct. 5 "salvage parade," with curbside pick-up on Oct. 9.

    Comment?

  4. a And now we say, a Heil Hitlera a : A teacher had her students give the Nazi saluteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... Lord for tweeting the phrase "Sieg Heil," a traditional Nazi phrase used with a salute. High school students in Albany, California, and Cypress, Texas, posed while making the salute in February and March as well. The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum ...

    Comment?

  5. Albany Lions Club sues city, officials over Albany Hill crossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Inside Bay Area

    The Albany Lions Club has filed a lawsuit against the city of Albany and several officials over the Albany Hill cross. The suit alleges that the city, along with council members Rochelle Nason and Peter Maass, City Manager Penelope Crumpley, Community Development Director Jeff Bond and Fire Chief Lance Calkins, took the club's property when it ordered the power cut to the cross in 2016.

    Comment?

  6. Football: Bridport will 'give it a go' in FA CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    BRIDPORT assistant-manager Paddy Behan has promised to "have a good go" at Cadbury Heath when the two sides reunite for their FA Cup second qualifying round replay tonight . The Bees conceded a 92nd minute goal to go 2-1 down at St Mary's Field on Saturday, but a Braeden Symes header less than 60 seconds later salvaged a replay for boss Adam Fricker's men.

    Comment?

  7. The Albany Cross Resurrects Memories of the KKKRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | East Bay Express

    The large , electrified cross perched atop Albany Hill has long been a source of controversy in the city. On Sept.

    Comment?

  8. First year of community college could soon be freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Daily Democrat

    ... now receives a Board of Governors fee waiver - about $600 this semester - to help pay for school. Wagner grew up in Albany and worked in sales for several years after high school before enrolling in college, partially for financial reasons and ...

    Comment?

  9. El Cerrito calendar: Library fall book sale; Tri-City Safety Day; outdoor movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Suite 105, Alameda, CA 94501. Please send in your item two weeks before event date. Creekside Clean-Up: Friends of Albany Parks, Friends of Albany Hill, El Cerrito Green Teams, and Friends of 5 Creeks needs your help sprucing up Cerrito Creek. All ...

    Comment?

  10. El Cerrito Journal briefs: Church celebrating 110 yearsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | Inside Bay Area

    A church that dates back before the time of Albany's founding is celebrating 110 years in the community on Sept. 24. Albany United Methodist Church, 980 Stannage Ave. at the corner of Marin Avenue, invites the public to a special anniversary service at 10 a.m. that day, featuring an address by Bishop Minerva G. Carcano.

    Comment?

  11. Emancipation Celebration this weekend - 12:18 am updated:Read the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Tri-County News

    The 154th Emancipation Celebration will be returning to Bob Evans Farm in Rio Grande this Saturday and Sunday, and a program at the Ariel Opera House will be held this evening in memory of passed Emancipation Celebration Board Member Jessie Payne. A homecoming reception will be held at 6 p.m. on the second floor of the Ariel Opera House followed by a 7 p.m. concert in the main auditorium tonight.

    Comment?

  12. Squeaky Wheel: Speech and SpectacleRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... climbed on a car in Sproul Plaza and gave his now famous "operation of the machine" speech, I was a senior at SUNY Albany, looking for a place in graduate school. The free speech movement at Cal was covered widely in the press and had a special ...

    Comment?

  13. Albany Beach cleanup event will target microplasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Inside Bay Area

    A crowd of about 140 people turned out at the Albany Bulb and beach on Earth Day to clean up the shoreline. An Albany group is taking a micro approach to shoreline cleanup with its Sift the Sand workday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 8 at Albany Beach.

    Comment?

  14. A Mystery Solved: Why the 'Sisyphus Stones' Rise and TumbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | The New York Times

    They rise from the sand and shallows along the Hudson River like a Stonehenge built to the scale of a Manhattan apartment: a tight gathering of stone figures, rock perched on rock, that appear to be marching in a stately procession toward the George Washington Bridge. The elegant stacks, skillfully balanced without wires or adhesives, have amazed and bewildered hikers and cyclists since late July, when they began appearing south of the bridge, beside the Hudson River Greenway in Washington Heights.

    Comment?

  15. Boy Scout Troop 33 tours Washington D.C., East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | De Kalb Midweek

    Billy Adams , Donovan James, Cliff Golden, Austin Petrie and Payton Chesser are shown on Boy Scout Troop 33's trip to Washington, D.C. Not pictured is Travis Hughes. Boy Scouts from Troop 33 in DeKalb enjoyed several trips this summer.

    Comment?

  16. Albany church celebrating 110 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Inside Bay Area

    A church that dates back before the time of the city's founding is celebrating 110 years in the community on Sept. 24. Albany United Methodist Church, 980 Stannage Ave. at the corner of Marin Avenue, invites the public to a special anniversary service at 10 a.m. that day, featuring an address by Bishop Minerva G. Carcano.

    Comment?

  17. Scenes from the Solano Stroll on Sunday in Albany and BerkeleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Contra Costa Times

    Thomas Gagnon, 17, lifts a large tire at the 43rd Annual Solano Avenue Stroll in Albany, Calif., on Sunday, Sep. 10, 2017. Brian Yu, 37, attempts to move a large tire at the 43rd Annual Solano Avenue Stroll in Albany, Calif., on Sunday, Sep. 10, 2017.

    Comment?

  18. Customers happy as family doughnut shop reopens in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Contra Costa Times

    The 24-hour, neighborhood favorite Happy Donuts on San Pablo Avenue reopened this month with newly renovated interiors and new doughnut flavors. The store had shuttered for nearly 100 days after a car plowed through the two glass windows and into the front counter.

    Comment?

  19. Clean energy collaboration to give presentations in Richmond, BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Inside Bay Area

    ... solar or electric vehicles are too costly or too complex to incorporate into their daily lives. Nick Peterson of the Albany Sustainability Committee wrote in an email, "Albany's Climate Action Plan calls for all Albany citizens to reduce their ...

    Comment?

  20. Giving back: Community takes part in United Way's Day of CaringRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Martinsburg Journal

    More than 70 Martinsburg High School students swarmed across Martinsburg Tuesday doing chores at six different locations downtown during United Way of the Eastern Panhandle's 23rd annual Day of Caring. "I've been blessed by my community, where I was born and raised, and I want to give back any way I can," Kaden Stenger, a senior at MHS and president of the school's National Honor Society, said as he trimmed shrubbery outside the Martinsburg Public Library.

    Comment?

Albany Job Listings
View or post Albany job listings on Topix.
Albany Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Albany from Topix.
Albany Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Albany on Topix.