As 2021 closes the Alameda Sun staff took a moment to reflect on the newspaper’s two decades of service. We considered our origins, what we have accomplished, and what the future may bring.
Dolores Jeanpierre, legendary waitress and historical figure, of Ole’s Waffle Shop, has announced she has retired from waitressing on Dec. 14. She last worked at Ole’s in December 2020 when indoor dining was shut down again.
As an integral part of my geezerhood status I am learning a new game: Waiting for Test Results. The rules are simple, one goes to a medical facility, gives blood, or urine or both, gets into a machine that gurgles and crackles or undergoes some other ritual of modern medicine.