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Alameda

An investigator on the scene of a deadly Alameda pedestrian accident. (CBS)

64-Year-Old Woman Hit, Killed Crossing Alameda Street

A 64-year-old woman was fatally struck by a minivan while crossing a street in Alameda early Wednesday morning, a police lieutenant said.

04/09/2014

Vacancy Rate For U.S. Apartments Reaches Highest Rate In 20 Years

Alameda County Gentrification Pushing Out Longtime Residents, Possibly Causing Health Problems

When people are forced to move they are heavily stressed. That’s the finding in a new report co-authored by the Alameda County Health Department on the possible downsides of new money coming into old neighborhoods.

04/07/2014

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Firefighters Clean Up Diesel Spill In Marina Near Alameda

Firefighters cleaned up a diesel fuel spill at the Ballena Isle Marina Wednesday but were unable to determine the source of the spill, a fire captain said.

04/02/2014

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Woman Rescued From SF Bay Off Alameda Shore

Firefighters rescued a woman from San Francisco Bay off the coast of Alameda Thursday evening, fire officials said.

03/21/2014

Ron Matthews at an Alameda Little League game. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Creates Field Of Dreams For Alameda Kids

As Alameda Little League President for 14 years, he has created unforgettable opportunities for 4 to 12-year-olds.

03/13/2014

Makani Power operations in Alameda (Photo credit: Makani Power)

Google-Owned Wind Farm Company Expanding Into Huge Chunk Of Former Alameda Naval Base

Google is expanding its presence in the East Bay as a wind energy company it owns has secured a new lease at the formal naval base in Alameda.

03/12/2014

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Students Sent To Hospital After Alameda School Gas Leak

Fourteen students reported feeling ill after breathing gas fumes from a leak that occurred in a science room at Encinal High School in Alameda Tuesday morning, Alameda fire Capt. James Colburn said.

02/11/2014

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Backlog Of Untested Rape Kits Prompts Proposal From East Bay Lawmaker

An unknown number of rape kits are sitting untested in crime labs throughout California, sometimes taking months or even years to process. To help rape victims get justice, a lawmaker from the East Bay has introduced legislation to speed up the process.

01/21/2014

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Alameda Police Search For Missing Woman With Alzheimer’s Last Seen Walking Dog

Alameda police were searching for a missing woman who is in the early stages of Alzheimer’s. Harriet Holbrook, 68, was last seen around noon Saturday in front of her home in Alameda

12/28/2013

A resident had to be rescued from a balcony of a burning Alameda apartment. (CBS)

Resident Rescued From Balcony Of Burning Alameda Apartment Building

A man was arrested on suspicion of arson after being rescued by firefighters from the balcony of a burning apartment building in Alameda Wednesday morning, according to a fire chief.

11/27/2013

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