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Alameda Municipal Power Warns of Phony Bill Scam

Another scam related to Alameda Municipal Power is winding its way through Alameda. (File Photo)

Alameda Municipal Power issued a warning today to customers of billing scam targeting small businesses.

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Arson Suspects Arraigned in Court Today

Stephen Peterson’s girlfriend, Shayna Butler, silhouetted in the courthouse window. (Action Alameda News)

The two suspects in a series of alleged arson files early Sunday morning were arraigned in a downtown Oakland courthouse today.

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Encinal High Football Player Starts Bench-clearing Fight

Last Friday, an Encinal High School football player started a bench-clearing brawl in a game against Center High School. The news comes via an e-mail distributed to Encinal parents and signed by Sean McPhetridge, Interim Superintendent, Alameda Unified School District, Kirsten Zazo, Tracy Allegrotti, Amy Frey, Administration, Encinal High School, Micki Singer Athletic Director, Encinal [...]

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Alameda Health System CEO Stepping Down

Alameda Health System CEO Wright Lassiter III is stepping down. (Alameda Health System)

Update: Sept. 29th, 7:30pm – This story has been updated to include AHS CFO David Cox’s presentation on his debt restructuring plan, as presented to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors Health Committee on September 22nd, 2014

One week after Alameda Health [...]

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A Lesson in Educational Stakeholder Authority

Dear Editor,

A lesson in educational stakeholder authority: AUSD and chartered educational agreements

Many unknowingly consider by-laws the heartbeat of an organization. That is not true always. For Alameda Community Learning Center (ACLC) their heart beat is the agreement between Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) and Community Learning Center Schools (CLCS). This “Charter” or Performance [...]

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Two Arrested for String of Early Morning Arson Fires

Update: Sep. 29th, 8:22am – Police arrested Andrew Resto Gutierrez, 22, and Michael Stephen Petersen, 27.

Alameda police have arrested a 27 year-old Alameda man, and a 22 year-old man not resident in Alameda, both suspected of arson, in association with a string of fires on and around Park Street early this morning.

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Frisbee Club Season Stalled for Lack of Coach

2014 Alameda Ultimate Middle School Team “Junior Meat”. (File photo by Marti Cooper)

A winning Alameda middle-school ultimate frisbee club is unable to start the season for lack of a coach.

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Hornet Museum Launches Self-guided Audio Tours

The USS Hornet Museum has introduced self-guided tours. (Google Street View)

Starting next Wednesday, visitors to the USS Hornet museum can take self-guided audio tours of the ship, in English, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese.

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Attorney for Ticketed Veteran Files Court Pleading

Aaron and his service dog, Captain. (Facebook)

Alameda criminal defense attorney Barbara Thomas, attorney for Aaron Colyer, who was cited in Alameda in July for sleeping in his van as a homeless veteran, has filed a court pleading asking for the case, and the applicable ordinance, to be tossed.

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Uber Driver Accused of Sexual Battery in Alameda

A driver for the Uber ride-sharing service is under investigation by Alameda police for the alleged sexual battery of a female passenger in Alameda early yesterday morning.

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