Talk Back: Refugees
Should the U.S. accept refugees from Syria and Iraq?

(Tell us why or why not?)
Walnut Creek on Ice skating rink ushers in season

Walnut Creek on Ice skating rink ushers in season 
Roundabout planned at Pleasant Hill Road, Olympic Boulevard  
Tree lightings, Santa visits, holiday -themed activities scheduled  
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas as theater companies ready their holiday fare for local audiences.Lafayette's Town Hall Theatre starts things off with everyone's favorite 6-foot-plus rabbit "Harvey.  
'Wonders of the World' talk at Lafayette Library"Looking East: How Japan inspired Monet, Van Gogh, and other Western Artists" will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.  
Women's chorus concerts highlight traditional, new works  
Walnut Creek City Council: 6 p.m. Dec. 1, City Council chamber, 1666 N. Main St. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. Design Review Commission: 7 p.m. Dec.  
Aquanuts to perform Holiday Show Dec. 5-6The Walnut Creek Aquanuts will perform a Holiday Show at noon and 2 p.m. Dec. 5-6, at the Clarke Memorial Swim Center, 1750 Heather Drive, at Heather Farm, in Walnut Creek.  
Continental Little League -- Registration open through Jan. 13 for upcoming baseball and softball season in Walnut Creek, for boys and girls ages 4-14.  
Cassy Haskell, Isaiah Hodgins, Tom Robey, Jacob Westphal and Jared Yabu are stars of the week  
( Evan Agostini )
Rosie O'Donnell: Donald Trump's presidential bid a 'nightmare'

With a long history of animosity, will Rosie O'Donnell calling Donald Trump's presidential bid a nightmare set off another round of insults?