Multiple Alameda County cities will support outdoor dining in spite of new state guidance – SFGate

By Eric Ting, SFGATE Updated 2:43 pm PDT, Saturday, July 11, 2020 Waitress Jariya Namwaan works a shift at Farmhouse Kitchen in Oakland, Calif. on June 23, 2020. The restaurant recently re-opened to customers for outdoor dine-in service. Waitress Jariya Namwaan works a shift at Farmhouse Kitchen in Oakland, Calif. on June 23, 2020. The restaurant…

Alameda Neighbors

Alameda neighbors support resident as police investigate vandalism episode

ALAMEDA — Officers were investigating an apparent vandalism episode that left several residents’ vehicles damaged by graffiti Sunday, while community members and city officials responded with supportive gestures. An Alameda police lieutenant released no details about the incident, saying only that officers responded around 1 p.m. after area and neighborhood checks and were working at…

Alameda County

Alameda County considering countywide curfew Monday

In the wake of widespread incidents of looting and property damage across much of the East Bay on Sunday, Alameda County officials are considering issuing a countywide curfew Monday, according to officials. Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Ray Kelly said Monday the county is in “discussions” about issuing a countywide curfew order. Union City spokeswoman…

Alameda Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Alameda to launch community fund to help those affected

ALAMEDA — City officials are launching “Alameda Strong,” a community relief fund to provide grants to small businesses, nonprofits and residential renters that have been hit hard financially by the coronavirus. The move follows the City Council approving a $600,000 grant program in April to help small businesses amid the pandemic. The demand for that…

Alameda Technology Tesla

Tesla sues Alameda County to force California factory reopening

Tesla filed a lawsuit Saturday against Alameda County in an effort to invalidate orders that have prevented the automaker from reopening its factory in Fremont, California. The lawsuit, which seeks injunctive and declaratory relief against Alameda County, was first reported by CNBC. The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court for California’s Northern District. Earlier…

Alameda briefs

Alameda briefs: Friday is Senior Signing Day for schools’ Class of 2020

ALAMEDA Mindful of the loss of senior year celebrations this spring, a group of families and high school staff from across the Alameda Unified School District (AUDS) have planned an Alameda Senior Signing Day for this Friday, May 1. Here’s how it works: Personalized yard signs are being delivered to every senior across the district…