Alameda school board member arrested

Alameda school boardmember Jennifer Williams was arrested last week on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. Williams was pulled over by Alameda Police on Feb. 12 just before 10:30 p.m. on the 900 block of High Street, near Otis Drive, according the department's activity log. "Suspect displayed the objective symptoms of alcohol intoxication … Continue reading Alameda school board member arrested

ALAMEDA: Cries of ‘power grab’ and racism as Mia Bonta is chosen school board president

Newly sworn-in Alameda school board member Mia Bonta was elected board president last week, but not before a highly contentious proposal approved the same night to change the board's bylaws for choosing its officers from a succession process used since 2015 to an election of the board. The move denied the elevation of  board member … Continue reading ALAMEDA: Cries of ‘power grab’ and racism as Mia Bonta is chosen school board president