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Dublin couple's marriage turning 70 years young

On Tuesday, as he has done for the past 70 years, Ray Edwards will get down on a knee or find another creative way to once again ask his bride, Doris, to marry him. And, for the 71st time, she will say "yes" on their platinum anniversary. 
Who knew there was the equivalent of the Olympics in amateur ("ham") radio? Not me.One of Danville's own, Tom Georgens, is a three-time participant in the World Radiosport Team Championships, held every four years since 1990.  
 
JIM STEVENS/STAFFTennis camp at SRV HighEverybody pitches in when it's time to pick up the tennis balls recently at the East Bay Junior Summer Tennis Camp at the San Ramon Valley High School courts in Danville.  
 
Aug. 8 is the filing deadline to run for two open Town Council seats. So far, just incumbents Mayor Robert Storer and Councilmember Karen Stepper have filed, leaving them running unopposed.  
 
The 15th annual events will include the production of two plays, Tennessee Williams' "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" and Eugene O'Neill's Danville-created "The Iceman Cometh," through late August and almost all of September.  
 
Good stuff'Goonies' at sunset Moonlight Movie -- 6:30 p.m. Friday, crafts and children activities, with movie following at sunset. This week's movie is "The Goonies.  
 
Park visitors may easily access the app at ebparkstrailsafe.org to learn about park safety tips and trail use etiquette and to obtain public safety phone numbers.  
 
Through July 27Hitter Team League Class AVG. HR RBIAnthony Aliotti (SMC/DLS) Sacramento (A's) Pacific Coast AAA .261 1 13Adam Buschini (Cal Poly/Cal HS) San Antonio (Padres) Texas AA .  
 
The following excerpts were taken from area police logs:DanvilleThursday, July 17 ARREST -- 12:01 a.m. An traffic stop arrest was made, San Ramon Valley Boulevard at Estates Drive.  
 
eventsthrough aug. 3 Shrek the Musical -- 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m., Sunday. "Shrek, The Musical," based on the Oscar-winning film, brings the hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre to life on the stage.  
 
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno. 
(Hector Casanova/Kansas City Star)
5 things NOT to say to your kids (and why)

What's wrong with 'You're so smart'? Nothing, if you don't mind raising kids who are more likely to be motivated by praise than their own determination. We dissect five common parenting phrases and provide the more appropriate -- and effective -- alternatives.