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San Ramon: Crews continue to search for missing 77-year-old

Police on Thursday continued to search for a missing 77-year-old woman who speaks little English and suffers from dementia, authorities said.  
Although all available campsites in the East Bay Regional Parks are booked for Labor Day weekend, take heart: day-trippers can choose from what is almost an overabundance of activities and events. Let's start with the 14th Annual Historic Rail Fair at Ardenwood Historic Farm in Fremont.  
 
Cecil Jones played a key role at Rowell Ranch Rodeo in Castro Valley for more than six decades.  
 
Skyline Lacrosse Club -- Registration open for boys and girls teams, grades 2-12. www.skylinelacrosse.com SOFTBALL Piedmont Softball -- Registration open for upcomfing fall ball season for girls U8, U10, U12-14 teams.  
 
Drought not nearly as bad as advertisedYour "Communities in Brief" item recently on page B3 concerning a sprinkle of rain in Livermore, falsely asserted " .  
 
A library volunteer counted 590 people at an Aug. 13 "It's a Wild World" presentation held outside the Civic Center branch.  
 
Danville's annual Eugene O'Neill Festival starts Sept. 5 with the opening of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" at Danville's Village Theatre, 420 Front St., where Role Players Ensemble will present The Tennessee Williams Show in eight weekend performances through Sept. 20.  
 
DanvilleHealth vendors sought for Oct. 11 seniors eventThe town is looking for health and fitness vendors for its "Live Well, Age Smart" Health and Resource Day from 10 a.  
 
Oddball realities are anything but alternative in the Tri-Valley in September.With a Zombie Pub Crawl bringing the dead to life on Sept. 4 and the 15th Annual Eugene O'Neill Festival's evocative presentation of "The Iceman Cometh" coming Sept 19-28 to Tao House, escapism is unavoidable, even  
 
Good stuffGet your haggis on Scottish Highland Gathering & Games -- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Featuring, from Buckingham Palace, the 1st Battalion Pipes & Drums Scots Guards and the 3rd Marine Air Wing Band, plus more that 30 pipe bands from the United States and Canada.