The Danville family of a 21-month-old girl declared brain-dead after surgery filed suit Friday against the Oakland hospital at the center of the Jahi McMath saga, saying that the hospital's doctors botched an attempt to repair their daughter's birth defect, pressured the family to donate the girl's organs as they grieved, and lied about an autopsy.
The town of Danville will hold its fourth annual Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Town Green. It will feature a live performance by American Idol contestant Rachel Rolleri.
GOP tough talk on Russia is all sizzle, no steakAs usual, the talking heads of the right wing are going into hyperbole mode about Obama, saying he's in over his head with Putin and the Crimea situation.
accomplishmentsScouts earns eagle ranks: JP Johnson, of Troop 908, received his Eagle Scout award at his Court of Honor held in March. For his Eagle project Johnson planned, organized and directed the installation of irrigation, plants and bark mulch for planting beds at Valley Community Church in
LIVERMOREDr. Temple Grandin to speak at Las PositasDr. Temple Grandin, the best-selling author of books on animal behavior and autism and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world, will speak April 24 at Las Positas College.
The Wednesday Farmers Market in San Ramon is back for its second season and has grown to feature about 25 vendors each week from 4 to 8 p.m. at the San Ramon Sports Park, 5261 Sherwood Way off East Branch Parkway.