These were among the most-read stories by Alameda Patch viewers this past week:
Tipped to a store theft in progress on Washington Avenue in San Leandro, the officer apprehended two suspects as they were leaving the store and disarmed one of them, a woman.
Michael Howey, 47, a third grade teacher at Alvarado Elementary School in Union City, was arrested Wednesday at his Alameda home.
There are advantages and disadvantages to trying to sell a home with a swimming pool. Here's an example of a house for sale with access to a community pool in Alameda.
Incidents highlighted here were recorded in the Alameda Police Department log from April 25 to 28. Information was supplied by the police and does not indicate any convictions.
Incidents highlighted here were recorded in the Alameda Police Department log from April 29 to May 1. Information was supplied by the police and does not indicate any convictions.
And the week's most popular blog: Surprise Over Parking Ticket Received at Redwood Square Sunday Night by Warren Hauck.
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