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Alameda, Post-Punk Paradise

How did our Mayberry by the Bay become a mecca for so many misfits, outcasts, and rebels?

Alameda Backyard Growers Urges People to Plant

Amanda Bruemmer is active in an organization that teaches the power of growing your own food.

A Painterly Perspective

Marvin Dalander Paints Around the World

Landmarks from Italy, France, Spain, and Mexico make their way into this 80-year-old oil painter’s works.

Hidden Gems Revealed

Alamedans tout bocce ball, Julie’s, and the former Navy base are among residents’ favorite treasures.AD CATEGORY: News & Politics

City Planner Andrew Thomas Urges Young Alamedas to Speak Up

One municipal employee wants the next generation to be informed so they can intelligently affect the planning process.

Life Lessons from George Jones

A daughter shares what her larger-than-life, freewheeling dad taught her about enjoying life just in time for Father’s Day.

Mike Restivo Is High on Aviation

As a volunteer at the Oakland Aviation museum, this retired United Airlines maintenance trainer shares nonstop enthusiasm for all things flight related.

Alameda Freemasons Changes with the Times

At the core of today’s Freemasonry—a fraternal club that goes back to the medieval guilds for craftsmen—is community service, and the Island City Lodge embraces its many types of members.

Matthew Fox is Hopped Up About Alameda Island Brewing Company

A beer fan turns his hobby into a career with a new Park Street brewery.