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  • Our Communities in Brief
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:19:59 GMT
    A 24-year-old woman who attended the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last weekend has died after an apparent drug or alcohol overdose, the Riverside County sheriff-coroner said Friday....
  • Earth Day calendar: It's time to clean up the earth
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:17:53 GMT
    Learn about building a clean, healthy, sustainable world 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 26 at Washington Park, 740 Central Ave. Earth Day games, exhibits, farmers market stands and youth activities led by Scouts from Alameda troops; free....
  • Transition Planning Series : Postsecondary Educational Options
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:54:12 GMT
    There are many postsecondary educational options for students with disabilities ranging from attendance at a traditional college, to enrollment in a college " experience " program....
  • Tickets Available Now: Alameda Education Foundation's 'Salute to Education'
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:44:15 GMT
    What do the science program at Earhart Elementary School, a mini-farm at Haight Elementary School, a school choir at Maya Lin, a "go green" effort at Lincoln Middle School, a teen-parenting program at Island High School, and the Measure A Oversight Committee have in common? They are all being honored at the Alameda Education Foundation's annual ... (more)...
  • Island Life: Spring brings fuzzy animals and more
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:07:36 GMT
    On Saturday afternoon, South Shore Center will host an Easter celebration from noon to 3:30 p.m., in the Neptune Court area....
  • Around the Diocese
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:32:36 GMT
    The Pilots of St. Joseph Notre Dame High School of Alameda captured their fifth state basketball championship by dominating Renaissance Academy of Altadena, 57-32, on March 28 in Sacramento....
  • Local: In Alameda
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:33:44 GMT
    Jane Grimaldi is finishing her sixth year as a parent at Will C. Wood Middle School....
  • East Bay Athletes of the Week for Thursday, April 17
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:44:47 GMT
    THE STAT LINE: Hughes, who is headed to Cal, continued his outstanding season with a 4-under 32 at Poppy Ridge Golf Course, leading the first-place Falcons to what is believed to be an East Bay Athletic League team-record score of 8-under in a 172-213 win over Granada....
  • Alameda briefs: June 30 deadline to file for parcel tax exemption
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:37:35 GMT
    The deadline to file for an exemption from the Alameda Unified School District's Measure A parcel tax is June 30. There are two types of exemptions....
  • Alameda calendar: Main library hosts open mic night for National Poetry Month
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:07:44 GMT
    We have changed how we collect and accept calendar information. Readers must now submit all items through our website....
  • Alameda letters: Community steps up to help groups
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:57:49 GMT
    On behalf of the many homeless students in the Alameda Unified School District, I would like to express my deepest thanks to the individuals and organizations that participated in our Adopt-A-Family program during this last Season of Giving....
  • Park It: East Bay Earth Day activities going on this weekend
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:46:41 GMT
    Activities in celebration of Earth Day are planned at several of the East Bay Regional Parks in coming days; you can take your pick....
  • Berkeley, A Look Back: Call to expand Willard School campus in 1939
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:37:21 GMT
    A petition was signed by 800 property owners in early 1939 that asked the City of Berkeley and school district act immediately to develop a playground adjacent to Willard Junior High School on Telegraph Avenue....
  • Rosenblum Cellars Coming to Jack London Square
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:05:00 GMT
    More development news for Jack London Square: A month after we reported on plans to build a massive entertainment complex at the site of the old Barnes and Noble , Rosenblum Cellars has announced that it will be moving its East Bay Visitors Center from its current location in Alameda to the Oakland waterfront at Jack London Square....
  • Piedmont/Montclair: Around The Horn: Local athletes have strong showing at Arcadia Invitational
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:28:30 GMT
    A second-place invitational division finish by Skyline High School's Destiny Smith-Barnett and a seeded division win by the St. Mary's High girls 1600-meter relay team highlighted local performances at the Arcadia Invitational on April 12. Smith-Barnett placed second in the girls 100 in a wind-aided 11.64 seconds, and she was also fifth in the ... (more)...
  • Arlene Magnussen Walden, 87
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:12:24 GMT
    Arlene Walden, born at Halloran Hospital in Jackson, and a Stockton, Calif. resident for 58 years, passed away March 24, just short of her 88th birthday....
  • EduTone Announces Edupath Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace
    published on Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:43:56 GMT
    April 14, 2014. EduTone Corporation announced today that Edupath has joined the EduTone Single Sign-On Marketplace Part of Intel Education which is an on-demand catalog of cloud-hosted, third party try and buy services for the K-12 education market segment....
  • EduTone Announces Dynamic Learning Online Joins the Single Sign-On Marketplace
    published on Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:51:09 GMT
    April 14, 2014. EduTone Corporation announced today that Dynamic Learning Online has joined the EduTone Single Sign-On Marketplace Part of Intel Education which is an on-demand catalog of cloud-hosted, third party try and buy services for the K-12 education market segment....
  • Jose Granda seeking Davis school board seat
    published on Sun, 13 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    He also filed an application Monday for appointment to a vacant school board seat created with the resignation last month of trustee Nancy Peterson....
  • Bay Area school districts earn poor grades for educating poor, black and Latino students
    published on Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:59:49 GMT
    When it comes to educating Latino, African-American and low-income students, Bay Area school districts do at best a mediocre job, according to a report published Tuesday by an Oakland-based education advocacy group....