And just to be clear, I didn't tell you who to hire. And I don't think Malia did, either.-Alameda Councilmember Jim Oddie speaking to former City Manager Jill Keimach in an audio recording released Wednesday that she secretly made in an effort to catch Oddie and Councilmember Malia Vella illegally pressuring her.
Audio of a secret recording made by Alameda’s former city manager of a meeting between her and two […]
A certain segment of Alameda clamoring to learn the contents of a secret recording made of two councilmembers […]
Alameda Councilmember Malia Vella said the transcript of a secret audio recording set to be released soon by […]
A secret audio recording by Alameda’s former City Manager Jill Keimach made two years ago in hopes of […]
Alameda resident Arminda Graca received her file last week from the Alameda Housing Authority, a thick stack of […]
An Alameda City Council referral calling for a town hall on the issue of gun violence was unanimously […]
A loophole in Alameda’s recently enacted just-cause ordinance was closed Tuesday night after the City Council approved an […]
When Alameda’s former city manager made shocking allegations two years ago that Councilmember Jim Oddie threatened her employment […]
With a segment of Alameda residents fuming over a scathing civil grand jury finding that two Alameda elected […]
Alameda Councilmember Malia Vella said last spring that she was inclined to breast-feed her newborn at the council […]
An Alameda resident, who as a candidate for the state legislature, questioned whether his opponent, Assemblymember Rob Bonta, […]
Alameda renters scored a major legislative victory late Tuesday night when the Alameda City Council approved an ordinance […]
People dying at Santa Rita Jail. Seems fine, says Alameda County grand jury.
Despite a highly critical grand jury report last week that skewered Alameda City Hall and urged them to […]
Two Alameda councilmembers violated the city’s charter by interfering in the city manager’s duties to independently hire a […]
A forthcoming Alameda County civil grand jury report will include an investigation into allegations that Alameda councilmembers violated […]
An Alameda City Council, buoyed by a November election that built upon its progressive majority while trouncing a […]
Alameda City Hall is one of the least modern centers of local government in the East Bay. The […]
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a similar bill unanimously passed by the Legislature in 2016, citing budgetary concerns.
The Alameda City Council voted, 4-1, Wednesday to call a special election on April 9 after certification of […]
Spencer takes six-day business trip to China while her opponents continue their campaigns.
Former Alameda City Manager Jill Keimach was cleared of any wrongdoing following an investigation by the Alameda County […]
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The level of vitriol in Alameda is at a fever pitch and it’s still five months away from a hot-contested mayor and council elections.
The nascent campaign to recall Alameda Councilmember Malia Vella had its intent to recall petition invalidated by the city clerk.
“The staff report says the Alameda Journal is the lowest responsible bidder” Alameda Councilmember Jim Oddie said of its bid for printing legal notices. “I don’t think there’s anything responsible at all about the Bay Area News Group.”