As Alameda residents, we were appalled by the volume of “hit-piece” mailers we received concerning our recent local election. In particular we were shocked by the number of misleading attack mailers targeting Councilmember Tony Daysog in his bid for reelection.
To my daughter:
I remember the day we brought you to America, after adopting you from an orphanage in Russia, like it was yesterday. You were so full of excitement and anticipation about coming to your new home, and the better life you were about to begin.
This month the Culinary Academy of Post Street made edible effigies of turkeys together with the traditional turkey-sidekick, mashed potatoes with gravy. That got the kids wondering why we always celebrate Thanksgiving with the same meal. What’s the scoop?