Like every other community organization in Alameda, Alameda Backyard Growers’ (ABG) Project Pick faced a dilemma when COVID-19 shut down the Bay Area back in March. How could volunteers continue to meet in large groups to pick backyard fruit trees at several locations?
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.
Many of us doddering old residents of the mythical Geezerville are now renting service zombies (SZs) for companionship and safety. My new SZ, Casmiro of Mazatlan, is the perfect companion for these Covid 19 imbued times.