‘Cloud Brightening’ Divides a California City
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Scientists have developed a bright idea to mitigate the impacts of global warming.

Brittany M. 05/28/2024 - 8:39 AM
Cities Vie for New Recruits Amid Policing Shortage
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California cities have been grappling with a shortage of police officers for years now. To boost recruits, some cities are offering higher pay and attractive bonuses.

Brittany Maldonado 09/12/2023 - 4:18 AM
Granicus Announces Finalists for Digital Government Awards
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Leading government software provider Granicus has released a list of finalists for its 13th annual Digital Government Awards.

Brittany Maldonado 08/31/2023 - 8:36 AM
Jennifer Ott to Serve as Alameda City Manager

Alameda has named local government veteran Jennifer Ott as its next city manager. Ott’s appointment will be approved at the City Council’s Dec. 6 meeting.

Brittany M. 11/29/2022 - 12:47 PM
Californians Helped the State Avoid Blackouts Tuesday. Why Did Some Bay Cities Cut the Power?

“There was apparently some level of confusion between their dispatchers and our dispatchers,” said Elliot Mainzer, chief executive of the ISO. 

Brittany M. 09/08/2022 - 3:04 AM
California Hate Crimes Surge to Highest Level Since 9/11

Hate crimes increased for the third consecutive year in California in 2021.

Brittany M. 06/30/2022 - 6:44 AM
County Supervisor Struck and Killed by Motorist in Alameda
City and county leaders have offered their condolences after the tragic death of Supervisor Wilma Chan.
Brittany M. 11/04/2021 - 9:33 AM