Category Archives: Golf

Teeing off on the Brown Act

Well, they’ve gone and done it again. Only this time it was worse. A few weeks ago, the Merry-Go-Round reported how Council and staff had used the closed-session tool to conduct the process for selecting a new city manager behind … Continue reading

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The Donald comes to Alameda

Maybe the Merry-Go-Round has been watching too many cable news shows, but we started to wonder:  What if the leading candidate for the Republican presidential nomination brought his unique approach to public policy to Alameda?  It might go something like … Continue reading

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The truth about Trish

Boy, the Inner Ring sure doesn’t like Mayoral candidate Trish Spencer.

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The record according to Gilmore

Protector of the Golf Complex. Fund-raiser for Alameda public parks. Advocate for open space. Who fits all of these descriptions? If you said, Bill Delaney, chair of the recreation and parks commission and president of the Alameda Friends of the … Continue reading

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Certificate of service

At tonight’s Council meeting, Mayor Gilmore will hand out certificates to 11 Alameda citizens thanking them for their service on various City boards and commissions.  One of the recipients is my wife, Jane Sullwold, the outgoing chair of the Alameda … Continue reading

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