We experienced another "king tide" last week, but since we didn't visit the Pacific Coast (living here on the bay as we do), we despaired of seeing any of its effects. Perhaps "despaired" is too strong a word for the momentary twinge of regret we felt, but having been alerted and re-alerted and re-re-alerted by the local weather people to its effects, we felt an understandable urge to participate and revel in its once-in-a-season occurrence. We were serendipitously rewarded with a full blown piece of evidence of its power and existence. Read more >> about Amblin' Alameda: Watermelon art
The Transportation Commission and Planning Board will hold a joint meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 25 in council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Avenue. The City Council will also be in attendance. Read more >> about The Agenda: Cross Alameda Trail, community solar and one high school or two?
Starting with this week's blog, I want to write about my favorite places to run here in the East Bay. For my first entry in this series, let's visit Lake Chabot Regional Park, which is operated by the East Bay Regional Park District. Read more >> about Running in the 'Meda: Favorite running spots in the East Bay