San Lorenzo schools consider reverting to polystyrene food trays

A plan to melt polystyrene trays down into condensed blocks for recycling meets opposition from some San Lorenzo teachers. 
California Waste Solutions, the Oakland company poised to be booted out of two-thirds of the $1 billion garbage contract it was awarded over Texas-based garbage giant Waste Management, says it's not bitter over.  
 
The clinic run by Tiburcio Vasquez Health Center will offer primary and pediatric care, group classes, dental care, obstetrics and gynecology services, health education, mental health care, a lab and more.  
 
Services were held Sept. 11 in Danville at the ninth annual 9.11.01 Remembrance Ceremony held at the All Wars Memorial in Oak Hill Park and in Pleasanton at the 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony hosted by the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department.  
 
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A Castro Valley man was arrested earlier this month on suspicion of identity theft in Oregon after allegedly scamming his way into buying an expensive car and furniture, local sheriff's officials said Tuesday.  
 
This year's California Coastal Cleanup will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, and the East Bay Regional Park District will do its part. It's a great family activity -- an opportunity to show your kids the importance of maintaining and protecting the environment.  
 
East Bay Flag Football -- Registration open for co-ed flag football league, for ages 7-15. Games take place Sundays at Oakland High School, 1023 MacArthur Blvd.  
 
A poll-based story basically was worthlessOn the front page of the Sept. 3 edition was a lower-right story headlined, "Majority of Californians favor allowing migrant kids to stay.  
 
Trustees keep 'modified lite' calendar, which has plenty of supporters, critics  
 
LivermoreLab names associate engineering directorLawrence Livermore Laboratory on Sept. 12 announced the hiring of Anantha Krishnan as its new associate director for engineering, concluding a nationwide search.