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Progressive Politics and Housing

Alameda readers respond to Alameda as a progressive stronghold and affordable rental housing.
October 19, 2017

City Manager Under Fire

Alameda’s influential firefighters’ union is at war with Jill Keimach over how she selected the new chief of the Island’s fire department.
October 17, 2017

Solar on Mount Trashmore?

Some environmentalists want to build a solar farm atop the Doolittle dump. But not everyone is on board.
October 11, 2017

A (Road) Diet for the Future

East Bay activists are pushing to replace more traffic lanes with bike lanes. But not everybody is happy about it.
October 10, 2017

Pandora’s Remix

Once a pioneer in the music-streaming industry, the company has lagged behind hipper rivals like Spotify. But it’s determined to get its mojo back.
October 9, 2017

School in Early August?

Oakland Unified is planning to start school on Aug. 13 next year, and some parents and camp directors don’t like it.
October 4, 2017

Green, With Envy

Alameda cannabis groups are fighting industry heavyweights —and each other.
October 4, 2017

Leaving Their Cameras Off

Despite adopting body cameras in 2012, the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office has rarely used them during lethal force incidents, and implementation isn’t done.
October 2, 2017

Anti-Semitism on the Island

Jewish families say Alameda schools have failed to adequately address bigotry.
September 27, 2017

Bridging Tech’s Diversity Gap

Learners Guild reboots technology education with a new model.
September 25, 2017