Fall fun comes to East County

Pumpkin patches, Halloween events offered this month 
This will be the first time the popular event has been held without the presence of Jeremy "Lumpy" Sturgill, who died earlier this year.  
A couple shopping at Raley's supermarket became millionaires after purchasing a second Powerball ticket Wednesday, state lottery officials said.  
The Ranch, the proposal would bring 1,667 more homes and roughly 5,000 people to southwest Antioch.  
The bicycle came late to California, probably 20 years later than the rest of the country. And when it came, it wasn't highly regarded as the kind of vehicle that would replace the horse as a reliable mode of transportation.  
ANTIOCHSports Legends inducts athletes, hosts golf tourneyThe Antioch Historical Museum Sports Legends Hall of Fame Alumni Golf Tournament will be held Friday at the Lone Tree Golf Course.  
Antioch Babe Ruth -- Registration open for fall ball season. Two divisions: 12-15 and 16-19 years old. 16-20 game season. $150. 510-773-9364, antiochbaberuthpresident@yahoo.  
Rai-Shyan Alexander, Maddy Waller, Naji Othman and Carlos Gonzalez are stars of the week  
Oakley artist's figure portraits, vibrant landscapes, streetscapes and more on exhibit at Brentwood gallery.  
Courtesy Trine GallegosEighteen of Pittsburg's cultural icons were honored during the second induction class into the city's Entertainment & Arts Hall of Fame on Sunday at the Creative Arts Building in Pittsburg.  
(D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group)
Review: San Francisco Opera delivers powerful 'Lucia di Lammermoor,' despite glitches

Soprano Nadine Sierra is great when she needs to be in title role, capturing a woman's descent into madness; but the company's musical and set direction are problematic.