USS Hornet

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Arthur Weil knows the face of hate. Weil, a former history teacher and Holocaust survivor, spoke before an audience Saturday on the U.S.S. Hornet Museum.

City leaders are set to develop an Island-wide plan to address what one city staffer identified as “the single most debated issue” generated by new development – traffic.

Arthur Weil knows the face of hate. Weil, a former history teacher and Holocaust survivor, spoke before an audience Saturday on the U.S.S. Hornet Museum.

Five young soccer players from the Bladium Sports and Fitness Club’s Player ID Combine have been selected to attend the West Ham Soccer Academy’s national camp and the West Ham United Elite Player Academy in London.

The Alameda Community Learning Center is inviting community members to its annual Art & Diversity Festival, which is being held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. this Friday, March 28 on the school’s campus at 400 Grand Street.

The Alameda Theatre & Cineplex is hosting a First Pitch Benefit Party for the 2014 T-Shirt League on March 20.

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Visitors can experience the USS Hornet's paranormal side for themselves at the Second Annual Grey Ghost Paranormal Conference, hosted by the Hornet and Alameda Paranormal Researchers. The event takes place on Saturday, February 22.

Photo courtesy of Thomas Bartholomew-Couts.

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Broad Brush, your 60-second news review. Here’s what happened this holiday week.

As many are aware, on, November 16, marked a pair of significant milestones for Alameda’s resident aircraft carrier.

Photo by Dave Boitano.

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Broad Brush, your 60-second news review. Here are your headlines for the week.

Veteran naval aviators shared plenty of sea stories during a special Living Ship Day celebration held aboard Saturday aboard the Hornet, moored permanently at Alameda Point. Though the foundation that runs the ship has a museum that holds these events each month, Saturday’s gathering honored the 70th birthday of the ship’s commissioning and its 15th year as a floating museum.