Tri-Valley: Open Heart Kitchen helping many make ends meet
After a near-closure, the nonprofit group now serves 263,000 meals a year.
Children will celebrate the holiday season at the city's annual Winter Faire at Alviso Adobe Community Park on Dec. 21.
The California High football has a chance at redemption Saturday when it faces No. 1 seed De La Salle for the North Coast Section Division I championship at Dublin High
Amador Valley High is one of just two California high school wind ensembles over the last 40 years to be selected for the annual Midwest Clinic. The students are preparing for the Chicago trip from Dec. 17-21.
The Chabot-Las Positas Community College District Board has named Dr. Barry A. Russell as the sixth president of Las Positas College in Livermore.
Good stuffWho loves a parade? Parades this weekend -- Livermore and Pleasanton hold their holiday parades on Saturday. The Hometown Holiday parade and tree lighting will be from 5 to 7:30 p.
East Bay Girls Water Polo Coach of the Year: Heather Johnston, San Ramon Valley; First and second team selections
San Ramon Valley girls water polo coach Heather Johnston guided a young Wolves to an unbeaten record and a North Coast Section Division I championship
Care Act wasn't great example of balanced powerA recent letter writer lectures us on the U.S. republican system of government. He states that if you don't like the Affordable Care Act then you don't like our founders' intent.
I don't do well on boats. I should never have taken that glass bottom boat ride in Hawaii that time. There's nothing worse than looking down at fish swimming by while being rocked back and forth on a giant cradle.
Congress is now allowed to wish you a Merry Christmas
The rules about what members and staffers can and can't do are loosened. Full Story
(Gina Halferty/San Joaquin Herald)
Season of giving the perfect time to teach children about charity
Even simple acts of charity can touch children and teenagers who participate in giving. Readers share their stories.
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Evangeline Lilly upset with magazine's 'butt' reference
Women’s Health surprised “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” actress with her cover shot.