Feature Articles

Shorebirds’ aerial displays make for exciting watching as they rise in large groups and flash from light, to dark, and light again as they fly in tight formations designed to evade predators.

Where Have All the Shorebirds Gone?

Jul 14,2021

Visiting Elsie Roemer Bird Sanctuary at Crown Beach last week, I noticed a lonely looking flock of about six marbled godwits, large cinnamon-colored shorebirds, resting with their heads tucked into their backs during a high tide.

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Input on Park, Webster Street Changes Sought

Jul 14,2021

The city invites the public to provide feedback on the Commercial Streets Program to help the city decide what’s next for streets transformed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. These changes included the introduction of parklets.

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White smoke spews from cars “performing” an illegal sideshow on July 4 at Alameda Point.

Sideshows Continue Unabated at Point

Jul 14,2021

Sideshow activity and drag racing at Alameda Point has now become a weekend routine. Despite community outrage and being given a host of ideas on how to curb the activity, the city appears to be doing nothing about it. Even the private security detail is absent when needed.

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