Alameda’s City Council took what Mayor Marie Gilmore characterized Tuesday as the first step toward addressing the city’s unfunded pension and retiree benefit costs, which combined have grown to an estimated $193 million this year.
I’m a little over halfway through a series of forty sessions of high energy radiation to treat my case of prostate cancer. This is after a radical Prostatectomy (removal of the prostate gland) disclosed that the cancer had not been confined to the prostate. The radiation aims to kill off any remaining cancer cells. Read more >> about Amblin' Alameda: Hot Flash
Seven people are running for two - and possibly three - open seats on Alameda's City Council, with the third seat opening up to the council race runner-up if Vice Mayor Rob Bonta is elected to the state Assembly. Which two candidates will get your vote? Voting will be open through Wednesday, and we'll post the results Friday. Read more >> about Who gets your votes in the City Council race?
Alameda’s teacher and firefighter unions have opened their checkbooks for local candidates over the past several weeks, spending more than $30,000 on campaign literature and lawn signs for the candidates they support, newly filed campaign disclosures show. Read more >> about Unions open checkbooks for local races