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Livermore cheerleaders head for big screen

The squad is preparing for a national contest that's the subject of a movie. 
Two men and a woman were arrested last week after authorities encountered them in the parking lot of a local motel.  
 
District rules would apply to students, teachers and parents  
 
JIM STEVENS
Livermore Valley is home to more than 50 wineries, each with its own style, personality and unique history. Twice a month, we profile a different winery and the people behind it.  
 
SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD
The property can be divided into three residential lots for homes.  
 
John Carter
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 --  
 
K. Jacoby/Valley Humane Society
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.  
 
JIM STEVENS
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.  
 
Doug Duran
San Ramon Valley's basketball team headed to state championships  
 
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.  
 
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.