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Alameda Food Bank Turkey Shortfall – Your help is needed

I am very honored to be mentioned in the article but the call to attention means nothing if we can’t collectively come together as a community to help those in need this Holiday Season. In addition to turkeys and fixings, the Alameda Food Bank is also short on volunteers. Please click the link to read […]

1400 Park St

This address has been quite the talk of the town lately and here’s some information about its origins that will help you appreciate its past and place in Alameda. It was built in 1887 as a commercial building initially with only one floor with second floor added in 1902. The original builder was J. H. […]

The first Alameda Festival?

I was thinking about Alameda and all the things that we do to celebrate our great city. Whether its the Art and Wine festival, the 4th of July Parade or the Webster St/Peanut Butter/Neptune Jam festival we always see to come together and make the community an even better place to live.  So I got […]

A story for a lifetime

One of the painted ladies is open this weekend for an estate sale. Just imagine, for the rest of your life you will be able to tell your friends and family that   you’ve been in one of those homes and describe in detail what you saw. Not only that but you might be able […]

  • Community Events

    Yes we will!: Sunday Practice with Brunch
    12-21-14 11:00 am - Interplayce
    San Francisco Bay Blades

    Practice at 9:15 AM - Brunch after Please contact our coach, Al Chase, before visiting your first Blades practice.

    SF Bay Trail Monthly Ride
    12-21-14 11:00 am - Interplayce
    Bay Area Recumbent Cyclists

    Note time change to 10 AM!!! This will be in effect for this ride until further notice. Meet at the NE corner of Central Ave. and Rydin Rd. (by the SF Bay Trail) in Richmond, CA. We generally ride the SF Bay Trail in a northerly direction to...

    DRAW, SKETCH, DOODLE. If you RSVP I can bring art books for us to use.
    12-21-14 11:00 am - Interplayce

    Bring the art materials you want to draw with, play with.  Your skill level is irrelevant.  The goal is to show up, and if all you can do that day is sharpen your pencils, well do that. Cafe patrons provide us with a lot of interesting faces...

    Hatha Flow - All Levels
    12-21-14 11:00 am - Interplayce
    Lake Merritt Yoga

    This rejuvenating practice, led by certified yoga instructor, Hedy Andersson, is suitable for all levels of student. The focus is on healthy alignment, while encouraging curiosity about each pose in each individual body. Students will find their...