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In Livermore wine country, craft brewers and the city build beer industry together

Hoping to cash in on a booming business, Livermore is making it easier for craft breweries to open in the city's empty industrial warehouses. Brewers are taking advantage and linking up in an effort to make the city a 'destination' for microbrew enthusiasts. 
The following excerpts were taken from area police logs:DanvilleThursday, July 17 ARREST -- 12:01 a.m. An traffic stop arrest was made, San Ramon Valley Boulevard at Estates Drive.  
 
Before this summer began I wrote about the struggle between keeping a lawn alive and cutting back on water use.Well, with June and July on the books, my family has successfully cut our water use by more than 60 percent.  
 
Livermore Police
Phaley Nget, 37, of Oakland, was arrested July 20 after she left her two daughters, ages 2 and 3, locked inside a car while she gambled at Casino 580 in Livermore. When police arrived, they found the children strapped inside their car seats and crying.  
 
The 2nd Annual Little League Intermediate World Series -- an international championship for youth aged 11 to 13 -- kicked off Tuesday at Livermore's Max Baer Park.  
 
On Tuesday, as he has done for the past 70 years, Ray Edwards will get down on a knee or find another creative way to once again ask his bride, Doris, to marry him. And, for the 71st time, she will say "yes" on their platinum anniversary.  
 
Good stuff'Goonies' at sunset Moonlight Movie -- 6:30 p.m. Friday, crafts and children activities, with movie following at sunset. This week's movie is "The Goonies.  
 
Punish those hiring illicit immigrantsI really don't understand all of the fuss about our border with Mexico in regard to noncitizens. All we need to do is enforce the laws that are on the books regarding hiring illegal aliens.  
 
The 15th annual events will include the production of two plays, Tennessee Williams' "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" and Eugene O'Neill's Danville-created "The Iceman Cometh," through late August and almost all of September.  
 
accomplishmentsNew Board Members Elected: The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides financial assistance for complementary therapies to cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy or radiation treatment, announced two new board members have been elected to  
 
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives

Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.