Updated: August 30, 2014 12:03:29 AM PDT
A useful new crutch sling is just one of many ideas teens have developed at the "Ultimate Engineering and Design Experience for Young Women" summer camp at The Athenian School.
DUBLIN -- Josh Nobida threw for three touchdowns, helping the Dublin High football team pull away and then hang on for a 27-20 win over Alameda on Friday.
Growing up in Livermore, it has often struck me as exhilarating and strange to know that just outside my town, in the rolling hills lives a large predator.
Earl Anthony's Dublin Bowl Bowlers of the Week: Larry Ames of the Wednesday Wonders shot a 733 set. Jim Durden of the Dublin Cruisers was 117 pins over his average with a 564 set.
A library volunteer counted 590 people at an Aug. 13 "It's a Wild World" presentation held outside the Civic Center branch.
The $5.2 million new link completes the trail between Pleasanton and Concord
Although all available campsites in the East Bay Regional Parks are booked for Labor Day weekend, take heart: day-trippers can choose from what is almost an overabundance of activities and events. Let's start with the 14th Annual Historic Rail Fair at Ardenwood Historic Farm in Fremont.
The CHP said that during a 20-minute chase primarily in East Oakland where at times the cyclist went more than 80 mph, he unsuccessfully tried to refuel four times before finally running out of gas and was arrested after a brief foot pursuit.
eventsaug. 28 Music in the Orchard -- 2014 Summer Benefit Concert. Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes to benefit to local groups the Pedrozzi Scholarship Foundation and Team Delany.
Drought not nearly as bad as advertisedYour "Communities in Brief" item recently on page B3 concerning a sprinkle of rain in Livermore, falsely asserted " .
The following excerpts were taken from area police logs:danvilleThursday, aug. 14 VANDALISM -- 12:01 a.m. A report of vandalism, 500 block Zephyr Circle.
Danville's annual Eugene O'Neill Festival starts Sept. 5 with the opening of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" at Danville's Village Theatre, 420 Front St., where Role Players Ensemble will present The Tennessee Williams Show in eight weekend performances through Sept. 20.
DanvilleHealth vendors sought for Oct. 11 seniors eventThe town is looking for health and fitness vendors for its "Live Well, Age Smart" Health and Resource Day from 10 a.
valleycare medicalcenterDanielle and Justin Glock, Dublin, July 25, girlKeri Lynn and Vincent Nims, Livermore, July 31, girlBirth listings are provided by area hospitals and from information supplied by parents.
Oddball realities are anything but alternative in the Tri-Valley in September.With a Zombie Pub Crawl bringing the dead to life on Sept. 4 and the 15th Annual Eugene O'Neill Festival's evocative presentation of "The Iceman Cometh" coming Sept 19-28 to Tao House, escapism is unavoidable, even
militaryGraduating airmen: Air Force Airmen Glenn E. Harner and Kyle Alvarez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
Valley Humane SocietyYou and them and them and you ... no matter how you toss the dice, this much is true: the only place for Dallas and Dakota is together.
Good stuffGet your haggis on Scottish Highland Gathering & Games -- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Featuring, from Buckingham Palace, the 1st Battalion Pipes & Drums Scots Guards and the 3rd Marine Air Wing Band, plus more that 30 pipe bands from the United States and Canada.
To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a form. Put "What's Happening" in the subject line.
Prompted by announcements sent home to parents in the Livermore, Dublin and Pleasanton school districts, 500 families were expected to be served at the Carnaval de la Salud.
Jessica Gradillas, of Hayward, a skilled young rider, and her horse, Loki, are said to be good enough to have a chance, but bills are piling up.
Remember the whole "Digital Dublin" campaign from several years back? Its goal was to attract technology companies to call Dublin home and bring a lot of jobs with them.
Between the Vines is a biweekly column on wine and winemaking in the Livermore Valley region. This column was contributed by the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association.
Liberals need to personally adopt migrantsThis letter is regarding the invasion of all the illegal immigrant children, i.e., those who claim to be children, those who need to be potty trained by our border control agents and those who seem to be children old enough to shave.
The following excerpts were taken from area police logs:dublinFriday, aug. 8 BURGLARY -- 6:36 p.m. A report of braking and entering, 6400 block Dublin Boulevard.
The movie begins shortly after sunset at 8 p.m., but you should arrive early to get a good seat. Bring a flashlight, clothes to stay warm and a blanket or chair. Snacks and drinks will be available for sale.
SAN RAMON -- A free seminar about how to start the conversation about an "Aging Parent Living Alone?" will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug.
Valley Humane SocietySummer will never end with Sanibel in your life! A sandy blond 2-year-old, she's surfing the tides of fortune in search of a forever home.
eventsaug. 21 Art and Wine Stroll -- 6 to 9 p.m. Enjoy a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, small bites from Danville restaurants, the latest offerings from our shops, live music, a commemorative wine glass and trolley rides.
While I may not be so tech-savvy, I do love the Internet. If I need information of any kind, all I have to do is type a few words, and up pops a response.