cycling

Last week’s conversation piece on development at Alameda Point was such a success that this week, I decided to tackle another big topic around town: Street safety for cyclists and pedestrians.

Bike Walk Alameda produced this video to show cyclists ways of riding safely on Alameda's streets.

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Broad Brush, our two-sentence news review. Here are your headlines for the week.

At Littlejohn Park, the Ala Costa after school program can accommodate 15 youths, and the program – the only one on the Island for special needs children – has another dozen on a waiting list. The program’s executive director, Ron Halog, has been seeking a bigger space in Alameda for the past few years, but has so far come up empty.