Artist Marty Kermeen installs and cuts pavers recently in the nearly complete labyrinth at Hap Magee Ranch Park in Danville. Kermeen said preparations started in December, and the brick work has really sped up since early February.
Exceeding the average life expectancy of mice and men, John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" endures.Written in 1937 by the Nobel Prize-winning author, the novella has a 78-year-and-counting life span in the form of stage plays, a Broadway production, operas, films, required high school reading --
Valley Humane SocietyThe nights aren't particularly cold right now, but if you're lonely, you might want something warm to come home to. Eight-month-old Tammy might be a tiny tabby, but she'll make a mighty companion.
Recipients of Community Service Awards announced: The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce recognizes those deserving individuals, groups and businesses who have demonstrated excellence and community leadership in business, volunteer activities and achievement within the Pleasanton
Through May 17 "Mushrooms: The Keys to the Kingdom Fungi Exhibit" -- Explore the lives and environmental roles of fungi. This traveling exhibit focuses on the ecology of mushroom-producing fungi and reveals their beauty, diversity and critical significance to the environment.
Current science of West is just another faithThe March 12 letter writer is badly mistaken in assuming that all who believe in miracles and (presumably) all believers in God are "ignorant" and "probably incapable of thinking analytically and logically.
SAN RAMONTeen Rx drug abuse documentary set to airA screening of "Out of Reach," a short documentary about a rising high school senior who sets out to uncover the growing problem of teens abusing prescription drugs, is scheduled for this week.