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  1. Campus incidents rekindle school security discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Vandals broke into a kindergarten classroom at Bay Farm School on February 13. Photo courtesy of the Alameda Police Department. Parents and schools staffers are making a renewed push for better security at Alameda schools following a pair of on-campus incidents over the past few weeks.

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  2. The Broad Brush: Your Alameda News in 60 SecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | SFGate

    Welcome to this week's edition of The Broad Brush, your weekly, two-sentence news review. Here are your headlines for the week.

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  3. Alameda in history: Assemblyman Robert W. CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | SFGate

    Alameda's Robert W. Crown Memorial State Beach was renamed in 1973 for the state Assemblyman who championed its state public park status and use - preservation for all Alamedans to enjoy year-round. Crown died at the age of 51 after being struck by a car while jogging.

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  4. Alameda native killed in Colorado ski accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SFGate

    Jacob Koltun, 22, an Alameda native, died in a skiing accident in Colorado on Monday. "Jake rarely took a serious picture," said his mother, Lisa Koltun, of the above shot taken on a Mother's Day hike in Boulder in 2014.

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  5. Arcades: They're not lost to us after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | SFGate

    The Louvre of Bay Area arcades, this delightful spot hosts a collection of mechanical games from the Playland-at-the-Beach/Sutro Baths era , and newer arcade games. Originally in the basement of the Cliff House and now at Fisherman's Wharf.

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  6. The Broad Brush: Your Alameda News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | SFGate

    A crane near the Main Street ferry terminal dating back to World War II is awaiting demolition. Photo by Dave Boitano.

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  7. Bay Area's riskiest on-ramps keep hearts racingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | San Francisco Chronicle

    At a handful of Bay Area freeway on-ramps, all some drivers can do is grip the wheel, hit the gas and hope. Ideally, on-ramps include a few key features: a lengthy approach that allows drivers to get up to highway speed to make the merge, and good visibility to see who's closing in from behind.

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  8. Landlords say costs drive rent increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | SFGate

    Don Lindsey began investing in Alameda half a century ago, after falling in love with the community and deciding he wanted to live and buy property here. Investing in property allowed him to be more hands-on than putting money in the stock market would have, he said.

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  9. Mystery goo that killed birds identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | SFGate

    A dead bufflehead washes ashore near Mulford Point in San Leandro. Most of the dead and gunk ed-up birds have been found on the east side of the bay, though several were found in Foster City.

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  10. Coast Guard investigating mysterious oil sheen near Alameda...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | SFGate

    The U.S. Coast Guard is looking into a possible fuel spill after a mysterious oil sheen appeared on waters in the Oakland Estuary near the Alameda Marina Tuesday night, officials said. The first reports came in from the National Response Center , the Coast Guard's oil spill response unit, around 9:30 p.m. The Alameda Fire Department sent out a boat and confirmed the presence of a light sheen, as well as a strong diesel odor, said Adam Stanton , a Coast Guard spokesman.

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  11. The Broad Brush: Your Alameda News in 60 SecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | SFGate

    Welcome to this week's edition of The Broad Brush, your Alameda week in review. Here's your Island news for this week.

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  12. Rape, child porn charges for 2 arrested in Alameda arsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | SFGate

    When a string of arson fires broke out early one morning in September in Alameda, police quickly arrested two suspects: a guitarist who fronts a folk band and a transient who frequents the island city. A month later, however, Alameda County prosecutors dismissed arson charges against musician Stephen Petersen , 27, and said that all the fires had, in fact, been set by the second man arrested in the case, 22-year-old Andrew Gutierrez .

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  13. The Broad Brush: Your Alameda News in 60 SecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | SFGate

    Welcome to this week's edition of The Broad Brush, your weekly, two-sentence news review. Here's what happened on the Island this week.

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  14. Alameda in line for millions in transportation fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | SFGate

    Last November voters approved Measure BB, which spells out the transportation and transit priorities for Alameda County over the next 30 years and the funding source for these projects: a half cent increase to the previous county sales tax for transportation. The new tax is in place through in 2044.

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  15. Daily aikido routine provides strength, confidence after strokeRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | SFGate

    Tim Sum practices his aikido technique near his apartment in San Francisco. 70, shows off his ceremonial sword near his apartment in San Francisco, Calif.

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  16. The Broad Brush: Your Alameda News in 60 SecondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | SFGate

    Welcome to this week's edition of The Broad Brush, your weekly, two-sentence news review. Here's what happened this week.

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  17. Measles outbreak changes game for Bay Area hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | SFGate

    LVN Anna Quan Tong prepares Damian Anguiano , 4, with his mom Elsa Sandoval-Anguiano from East Palo Alto to receive the measles vaccine at the Kaiser pediatric immunization clinic in Redwood City, Calif., on Friday, January 23, 2015. At far right is Karla Sandoval.

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  18. Late Edition: Bird goo mystery deepensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | SFGate

    Still no answer to goo grounding birds Experts still have no idea what, exactly, makes up the goo covering Bay Area birds, which has already killed 100 and injured at least 300 others. But they've ruled out the synthetic rubber and fuel additive known as polyisobutylene as the culprit.

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  19. 80 birds dead, 300 affected as experts try to unravel goo mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | SFGate

    Amber Transou with International Bird Rescue holds two holds two live birds, protected in pillow cases, that were coated by a mysterious gooey substance in Alameda. Amber Transou with International Bird Rescue holds two live surf scoters in Alameda that got coated with the gooey substance.

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  20. How to clean a seabirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | SFGate

    Mark Russell with International Bird rescue rescue secures a live sea duck that has been greatly affected by a mysterious substance on Monday January 19, 2015 in Alameda, Calif. Recently a rash of birds deaths have been caused by substance.

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