Students at Nea Community Learning Center in Alameda must accomplish a minimum number of community service hours each year. The number of required hours depends on grade level.
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The decision to place Nea Lead Facilitator Maafi Gueye on administrative leave has parents outraged. (Nea)
An announcement on Friday afternoon from Community Learning Center Schools Board President Joan Uhler that Nea charter school lead facilitator has been placed on administrative leave has local parents outraged.
Continue reading Nea Charter School Administration Change has Parents Raging
The Alameda County median home price rose in March. (East Bay Real Estate Directory)
The median sale price of existing single-family homes in Alameda County rose 5.3 percent in March, according to data from the California Association of Realtors.
Continue reading Median Home Price Up in March
The City of Alameda Planning Board will receive a draft Housing Element plan tonight.
A debate over rent control is playing out in public input on the City of Alameda’s state-required Housing Element document, a draft version of which will be reviewed at the April 28th planning board meeting.
Continue reading Housing Element Becomes Rent Control Battleground
Darrell Doan reportedly quit the Baltimore Development Corporation in early March. (LinkedIn)
The City of Alameda announced this week that it has hired Darrell Doan as Economic Development Manager. Doan reportedly quit the Baltimore Economic Development Corporation
in early March.
Continue reading From Harbor Point to Alameda Point, City Hires Darrell Doan
Former Interim City Manager Ann Marie Gallant has filed an appeal regarding a court decision on her lawsuit against the City of Alameda.
Former Interim City Manager Ann Marie Gallant has filed a notice of appeal with Alameda County Superior Court, looking to reverse a recent decision in her wrongful termination lawsuit.
Continue reading Gallant Files Appeal in Wrongful Termination Lawsuit
Rosenblum Cellars is moving its visitors center to Jack London Square. (Rosenblum Cellars)
Rosenblum Cellars announced today that it would relocate its visitors center from its Alameda Main Street location to Jack London Square.
Continue reading Que Syrah, Alameda Loses Rosenblum Visitors Center
The school district’s Measure A oversight committee meets tonight. (File Photo)
The Alameda Unified School District’s Measure A Oversight Committee will meet tonight at 6:30 p.m. at district offices at 2060 Challenger Drive. The meeting is open to the public.
Continue reading School District Measure A Oversight Committee Meets Tonight
Free Comic Book Day Saturday returns to Alameda Sports Cards and Comics on May 3rd for the 13th consecutive year!
Fans are invited to stop by the store from 11am to 6pm to pick up their free comics (3 per person, limited to stock on hand) from a selection of 40 exclusive Free Comic Book Day comics. Attendees in costume will be receive an additional special item. Additional activities are planned throughout the day, including an appearance from Image comics creators Nick Dragotta and Justin Greenwood, who will be on hand to sign their respective books East of West and The Fuse from 3 to 4:30pm.
Alameda sports cards and Comics is Located at 1515 Webster St. For more information about Free Comic Book Day visit freecomicbookday.com.
Isabelle Lyden-Brown performing at Carnegie Hall on March 25, 2014
(Photo: American Protégé Competition)
Isabelle Brown-Lyden, a sixth-grader from Alameda surely knows how to get Carnegie Hall, having played at the famed Manhattan concert venue twice now.
Continue reading No Joke: Alameda Sixth-grader Knows How to Get to Carnegie Hall
The City of Alameda will soon request proposals for large tracts of land at Alameda Point.
The City of Alameda is set to issue Requests for Qualifications (RFQs) for two key pieces of land at Alameda Point totaling 150 acres.
Continue reading City to Issue Requests for Proposals for two Key Alameda Point Sites