The Chabot-Las Positas Community College District has appointed Livermore resident William Macedo to fill the vacancy on the district's Board of Trustees left when Dr. Barbara Mertes retired in December.
Valley Humane SocietyRamona doesn't do anything in a small way! A medium-haired 2-year-old, this opinionated lady is no shrinking violet. With an appetite for affection and old-soul eyes, Ramona will be your leading lady in no time.
accomplishmentsLocal Peace Corps Volunteer Leaving for Vanuatu: Nicole Proctor has been accepted into the Peace Corps and is departing for the Republic of Vanuatu, an island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean, to begin preservice training as a Peace Corps health volunteer.
Earl Anthony's Dublin Bowl Bowlers of the Week: We had two perfect 300 games this week, one by Alex Stuber of the Black Oak Casino/Pacific Coast Termite scratch trios and a 793 set and the other was by Mark Scott of the Dublin Majors and a 723 set.
Emily Barrett, a Foothill High girls basketball player and track star, endured a lengthy recovery after she suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in June and recently surpassed the career 1,000-point milestone with 16 points in a 60-48 road victory over Monte Vista
An argument inside a car traveling on Interstate 680 spilled onto the side of the road Monday morning, as the driver repeatedly used his vehicle to strike a woman who had been his passenger -- then drove away with her in tow, the California Highway Patrol said.
From her hometown in India in 2010, Bhanu Challa said she had no reason to doubt that Tri-Valley University was a legitimate American school where she could pursue a master's degree. Its website featured smiling students in caps and gowns and promised a leafy campus in a San Francisco Bay Area suburb.
The March 17 special election to succeed Mark DeSaulnier in the 7th Senate district has long been expected to feature Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla, D-Concord, and former Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, both of whom filed before the deadline Friday.
Front page story exploited race, lacked factsI've enjoyed my subscription to the Tri-Valley Times and much of its content as well as its editorials and balanced approach to social, political and economic issues.
Cabo Hewitt has been attending Michelle Holbrook's fifth-grade class at Emma C. Smith Elementary School every Friday for five years. He has a lunch card, a yearbook photo, a desk and a report card, and he knows exactly where his classroom supplies are kept.