Oakley seeks money for proposed dog park

The city is looking for money for improvements at Nunn-Wilson Family Park, including for the construction of a 2.5-acre community dog park.  
A man suspected in the 2004 Brentwood killing of a tire shop manager has been arrested and charged with murder, authorities said Thursday.  
 
The Discovery Bay Community Foundation is bringing together local organizations and businesses to identify the needs of the community and to help strengthen it.  
 
Rotary, church and other volunteers raise money and provide labor to build small houses in Mexico, helping longtime Antioch residents and retirees realize dream of helping the impoverished.  
 
The following excerpts are from the Brentwood police logs.Wednesday, Jan. 7 Theft -- At 8:55 a.m., a person called police to report that someone had stolen Christmas decorations from the Summerset Clubhouse on Summerset Drive.  
 
Using donated money and contributions from members of the community, Orchard Park Elementary School's Claryssa Wilson is making sure that there will be plenty of school supplies to help students learn.  
 
A Brentwood man died and another was injured early Thursday morning when a car lost control and flipped several times near the Byron Highway, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.  
 
DAN ROSENSTRAUCH
The county takes to the streets, under highway overpasses and shelters, on Wednesday to embark on its biannual count of the homeless which runs through Friday, Jan. 30  
 
Matt York
Bay Area News Group columnist Tim Kawakami, 49ers writer Cam Inman and Raiders writer Jerry McDonald discuss issues on our favorite Bay Area teams in addition to viewers questions via Scribble Live.  
 
( SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD )
Women's purses: Readers divulge the craziest thing they're carrying around

We asked readers to tell us about the craziest thing they have stashed in the handbag. You think you're carting around something wild or funny? Read on. 
(AP Photo/CBS, Lou Bopp)
David Letterman wants Jay Leno to appear on show

Former “Tonight Show” host has been invited to appear with old rival before CBS host retires in May.