Feature Articles

Linda Carloni &nbsp&nbsp Artist Clayton Anderson recently put his talents to work in Alameda, rendering a western bluebird in chalk on an Alameda sidewalk.

Artist Enlivens Neighborhood with Bluebird Sidewalk Art

Aug 06,2020

Western bluebirds are favorites of many, with the male’s brilliant royal-blue colors and rusty breast. The species has long been seen on Alameda Point perching near the soccer fields and using the nest boxes installed for them near Crab Cove.

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First Phase Street Repairs, Resurfacing Set to Begin

Aug 06,2020

The first phase of the City’s annual street repair and resurfacing project will begin mid-August and is estimated to be completed by mid-September. Crews will work Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in several phases.

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City’s Invitation to Get Involved

Aug 06,2020

he city is working on forming three to five community-based committees that would work on shaping the future of policing in Alameda and on learning about the history of racism here.

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AFD Offers Safety Help

Aug 06,2020

The Alameda Fire Department’s (AFD) Home Safety Program provides much-needed services to low-to-moderate income residents older than 62 and to the disabled of any age. The program provides and installs the required 10-year-maintenance-free smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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Subscriber Gets Front-Porch Surprise

Jul 30,2020

Alameda Sun publisher Dennis Evanosky looks with wonder at the six boxes with some 1,200 newspapers that the post office delivered to the same address last Friday. A subscriber called the Sun office to say that she had all these newspapers on her front porch.

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Homemade Ice Cream in a Bag

Jul 30,2020

What better way to spend some quality time while sheltering in place than to make something delicious to share with your family? Ice Cream in a Bag may be just cool enough for everyone to have fun with.
Ice Cream in a Bag
Servings: 2
Calories: 190 cal

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Dennis Evanoski &nbsp&nbsp Quick, easy, colorful, delicious and full of vitamins and minerals. Do try this at home.

Sharing Meals Enhances Our Health

Jul 23,2020

Sitting down to a wonderful meal is one of life’s great pleasures. I was raised in a rural community in Switzerland, where people grew most of their own food. My grandparents owned a small farm.

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Transportation Plan on Table

Jul 23,2020

The City of Alameda will present its draft Active Transportation Plan at a Virtual Open House from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 29. The City of Alameda is continuing to work on an Active Transportation Plan.

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A Tale of Two Buildings

Jul 16,2020

The Hotel Alameda is a familiar site on Broadway between Santa Clara and Central avenues. Less familiar to most is the story of the palatial home that once stood on this site.

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