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Around Alamo: Man continues late wife's struggle for terminally ill
After two years of marriage, Brittany Maynard, 29, was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, and when she and husband Dan Diaz contemplated her bleak options, they moved to Oregon, which is one of only five states that authorize death with dignity.
You can walk through a 5-acre field looking for Indian corn and popcorn and take home a share of what you harvest (bring your own bag). Other attractions will include magic shows, cider pressing, old-time music and historic craft demonstrations. Ardenwood's train will be on track, the pumpkin patch will be open, and docents will lead tours of the park's historic Patterson House.
Walnut Creek Bulldawgs -- Registration open for part-time and full-time players for fall ball season. Professional coaching will be provided for all levels, which are 8U-14U.
Activities will include demonstrations of basketry, jewelry, soaproot brush and string making. You can try your hand at making a fire without matches or fashioning a miniature tule boat. Native plant teas, manzanita cider and acorn soup will be available for tasting. The park's 2,000-year-old village site will be open for tours, too.
Earl Anthony's Dublin BowlBowlers of the Week: Don Sutherland of the Black Oak Casino/Pacific Coast Termite Scratch Trios had a 289-248-300 for a 837 set.
San Ramon Rebels -- Register for boys 13U spring and summer team. Oct. 4 from 10:30 a.m.-noon Rancho San Ramon Baseball Field, Rancho Park Loop Rd. Contact Ryan Allman 925-260-9380, ryanallman10@gmail.
Travel Top 10: Best Halloween theme park events
Boo! USA Today chose the nation's top 20 spooky theme park extravaganzas. Now you can vote on your favorites.
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Will Smith making music again
'Suicide Squad’ actor raps on Bomba Estereo’s “Fiesta” remix.