Alameda’s Ultimate Frisbee club will hold clinic and fundraiser barbecue at Lower Washington Park this Sunday.
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Alameda Community Learning Center (ACLC) receives Alameda Unified School District Funds for current students. The assumption is these funds will be prioritzed for student learning each year. Yet many of those funds are being stored away for the goals of their charter management organization. Some parents would prefer the ACLC Governing Board to have more budget control. This may result in more funds being spent each year by ACLC on teachers, educational aids, lockers, and other student needs.
– Daniel Davenport, Alameda
The City of Alameda is betting heavily on the transportation demand management plan to minimize traffic, emissions, and competition for on-street parking in the Del Monte neighborhood.
Tomorrow night, the City of Alameda planning department will ask the planning department to approve a transportation demand management plan to support the redevelopment of the Del Monte warehouse building at 1501 Buena Vista into 414 multifamily residential housing units and 30,000 square feet of commercial space.
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Last year’s turkey donations to the Alameda Food Bank, prepared for distribution. (Alameda Food Bank)
The Alameda Food Bank has kicked-off it’s annual turkey drive in advance of Thanksgiving. Officials are looking for at least 1,000 frozen turkeys.
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City of Alameda officials announced yesterday that Sila Nanotechnologies, a battery research and development company founded by former Tesla Motors engineers, will move from Atlanta to a new 31,000 square-foot headquarters in Alameda by the end of this month.
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The Alameda Unified School District has taken almost two months to provide a non-response to a public records request. (File Photo)
On August 28th, in an attempt to understand apparent discrepancies between information released to different local news outlets by the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD), Action Alameda News made a lawful public records request for information. On October 17th, nearly two months later, school district officials responded saying the request is too broad to fulfill.
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Proceeds from the pancake breakfast will go to the American Red Cross to support victims of fire in Alameda.
Members of the community and city officials turned out in force this morning at the Elks Lodge on Santa Clara Avenue for a pancake breakfast intended to raise funds for Alameda residents displaced by fire.
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The Alameda Elks Lodge is holding a pancake breakfast fundraiser this Sunday to raise money for victims of last month’s arson fires. (Courtesy photo)
Alameda Elks Lodge No. 1015 is hosting a pancake breakfast fundraiser this Sunday, with the proceeds going to the American Red Cross to support the victims of last month’s arson fires.
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Alameda Recreation and Parks Department’s 11th Annual Teen Haunted House runs next weekend Friday through Sunday.
Alameda Recreation and Park Department’s 11th Annual Teen Haunted house runs next weekend.
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Smart meter parking meter. (Courtesy photo)
The City of Alameda Public Works Department is piloting 40 so-called “smart” parking meters on Park and Webster Streets, with a view towards ultimately replacing all 822 city meters with smart meters.
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