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The nearly 20,000 people who have already retired from Contra Costa, Alameda and two other counties since more generous pension rules took effect in the late 1990s are unlikely to see their checks drop as a result of California's new anti-spiking pension law.
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"Our hopes of success are based on material considerations. About five years ago this place was aroused from a state of hibernation by the whistle of a locomotive.
It's not quite the Oscars, but Alameda residents do have the chance to vote from now through Tuesday, Jan. 7 for the movies they would most like to see next summer.
Fire crews were called to the two-story home in the 2000 block of San Jose Avenue at 4:02 p.m., according to Alameda fire Capt.
What you'll see: The revival of Robert Crown Memorial State Beach is nearly complete on the shore of San Francisco Bay in Alameda.
A two-alarm fire in an Alameda apartment building damaged to units and displaced five people Sunday evening, according to a fire official.
These were among the week's top stories: Police Log: Collision Sends Cyclist to Hospital, Burglars Hit Homes, City Garage, Ploughshares Nursery Major incidents from the Alameda Police Department log, Nov. 18-26.
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Incidents highlighted here were recorded in the Alameda Police Department log Dec. 1-4.
Alameda native and former California state senator Don Perata has been hired by the city of Alameda as a consultant.
SUMMARY Girish Balachandran, general manager of Alameda Municipal Power , has been hired as general manager of the City of Riverside's Public Utilities, according to a City of Alameda press release.
Severe economic segregation also is making it much more difficult for low-income residents to climb the financial ladder.
Information from Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District- Anne White, long-time Livermore School District trustee, has been named to the Board of Directors of the California School Boards Association .
You could buy a piece of the past this weekend, as East Bay memorabilia from the collection of the late Jeff Sahadi - a former Alameda resident and Alameda High School graduate, and a long-time Piedmont Avenue jewelry designer - goes up for auction, according to an article on insidebayarea.com .