Welcome to the inaugural edition of The Campaign Column, our new campaign blog. This is where we’ll offer inside ball on the November 2014 campaign for all you political junkies. You can send your questions, suggestions and tips to me at firstname.lastname@example.org throughout the campaign season; confidentiality guaranteed. Here’s what we have this week.
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The City Council meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 29 in council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Avenue. Read more >> about The Agenda: Housing design, Cross Alameda Trail and fire station funding
Welcome to this week’s edition of The Broad Brush, your weekly headline review. Here’s what happened this week.
The late wrestling star Joseph "Pepper" Gomez was always proud to be from Alameda. Gomez, who wrestled from the 1950s through the 1980s, sold out venues around the world and here in the Bay Area. Read more >> about The Broad Brush: Your news in 60 seconds
The Mouse King sneaks up on Clara during an Alameda Civic Ballet production of The Nutcracker. Photo courtesy of Alameda Civic Ballet. Read more >> about Community Corner: Ballet gets grant, streets to be sealed and more
Welcome to this week’s edition of The Broad Brush, your weekly, two-sentence news review. He’s the recap of your headlines for this week.
Alameda resident Mercedes Cohen is the author of “Giovanni Is Here,” a new play produced recently at Ross Valley Players as part of its RAW (Ross Alternative Works) program. The Alamedan caught up with Cohen, who answered some questions about herself and her play. Read more >> about The Broad Brush: Your news in 60 seconds