Letters to the ...

I'd like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to the Alameda community. My name is Sean McPhetridge, and I am serving as the interim superintendent for Alameda Unified School District this school year. Read more >> about Letters to the Editor: Interim superintendent's introduction

Michele Ellson

This fall, Alameda voters will be asked to consider paying higher property taxes to cover $179.5 million in bonds to upgrade the Island’s schools. Read more >> about ELECTION 2014: Measure I school bond

Richard Bangert

Alameda Point Environmental Report blogger Richard Bangert was so impressed by "the beehive of construction activity" at Alameda Landing development that he snapped these photos. Read more >> about Alameda in pictures: The Landing rises

Michele Ellson

A massive Canadian developer with tens of thousands of lots spread across North America and a group that includes some prominent Bay Area developers have been named finalists in the race to win the right to build a neighborhood of homes and shops at Alameda Point. Read more >> about City selects finalists for Point home, retail development

Letters to the ...

Since I became director of the Alameda Food Bank, I have been skeptical when anyone in our organization refers to our clients as “them.” Read more >> about Letters to the Editor: Food bank users "us," not "them"

Michele Ellson

An earthquake centered near American Canyon rattled the Bay Area a little before 3:30 a.m. Sunday. While the 6.0 temblor caused damage and knocked out power for many near the epicenter, Alamedans only lost sleep. Here's what happened and what Island residents shaken awake by the quake had to say; feel free to share your earthquake experience here. Read more >> about Alameda tweets: Yes, that was an earthquake.

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