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"Mustang Blaze win Tournament"
The Mustang Blaze won 3-2 in OT to win the U11 Division of the Dublin Shamrock Tournament. Players: Katherine Gillen, Izzi Strand, Lindsay Mescall, Brooke Balthasar, Katie Peruzzaro, Caroline Chu, Audrey Biekert, Kylie Kumnick, Samantha Berry, Tatum Geist, Kylie Yarwood, Peyton Delaney. Coaches: Pat Berry and Scott Kumnick Submitted by Marta Gillen on Aug 16, 2012

 
 
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'Modern Landscape' exhibit debuts in Danville
The latest exhibit at Danville's Village Theatre has kicked off, aiming to offer a modern twist on a classic artistic tradition. Thursday, August 25, 5:23 AM

'Picture This!' Interactive art display showcases scenes of the Tri-Valley
Visitors and residents in the Tri-Valley are able to interact with a new public art display around the area -- 'Picture This!' The exhibition features more than 30 frames hand-painted by artists and placed in specific places around... Friday, August 26, 5:29 AM

'A Moon for the Misbegotten' headlines Eugene O'Neill Festival
The cast of the upcoming production of Eugene O'Neill's final work is done with their rehearsals ahead of opening night, and ready for the return of the annual festival celebrating the playwright to its pre-pandemic capacity. Saturday, September 10, 12:06 AM

Staying Healthy: 75 years of Livermore Area Recreation and Park District
For the past 75 years, Livermore Area Recreation and Park District has provided the community with activities, programs, facilities and services to help all residents enjoy open space and remain active. Monday, September 26, 8:59 PM

Portraits for Patriots: How one Tri-Valley photographer supports veterans entering civilian workforce
Gillespie recalled the positive impact the photoshoot had on his outlook and career change. Once he began using the photos taken by Pomeroy, he noticed his connections and credibility improve, giving him an overall boost in confidence. Tuesday, September 6, 8:14 PM

Get ready for Tri-Valley election season
With roughly two months to go before the Nov. 8 election and plenty of seats on local governing bodies up for grabs, organizations, including the DanvilleSanRamon.com, are organizing in-person and virtual candidate events. Tuesday, September 20, 7:40 PM

Rae Dorough Speaker Series announces season lineup
The Rae Dorough Speaker Series returns to Livermore starting later this month and continuing into the new year for a season that features big-name presenters and intriguing topics at the Bankhead Theater. Wednesday, September 7, 4:46 PM

What a Week: My latest documentary watch, 'Dublin: The Making of a City'
There's a new documentary just released by the city of Dublin chronicling the community's incorporation 40 years ago and evolution since. Of course I was drawn to watch it, as a fan of local history and film... Friday, August 12, 4:19 AM

Seniors Series: The aviation experience of a lifetime
It may have taken until retirement, but Pleasanton's T.J. McGrath finally knocked a longstanding item off his bucket list. He joined his college dorm-mate to attend the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, fulfilling a promise they made 50 yrs ago. Friday, August 12, 5:18 AM

Hiking from Fremont to Livermore: What two sisters discovered on three-day, 28-mile trek along Ohlone Trail
'Next time I invite you to go backpacking with me, please remind me of this moment and why we hate backpacking,' I groggily told my sister, Molly, during our three-day hike in the Ohlone Regional Wilderness Preserve. Friday, July 22, 12:16 AM

Young San Ramon bassoonist wants to increase instrument's popularity
Most probably aren't aware of what Dougherty Valley High School student Donovan Tong has come to learn is a worldwide issue -- a lack of young bassoonists rising to the forefront to replace longtime experts on the instrument. Wednesday, August 3, 4:33 PM

San Ramon: 'MasterChef Junior' contestant reflects on growth since filming show
At the end of the ninth episode of this season of "MasterChef Junior," then-10-year-old Abir Bhatia of San Ramon stood among his three other somber-faced teammates who placed in the bottom during that episode's baking challenge... Saturday, June 11, 5:46 PM

Monte Vista sophomore Cai wins local Congressional Art Competition
A Danville high school student has been named as the first-place winner in her local Congressional Art Competition, on behalf of Mark DeSaulnier's District 11. Saturday, June 11, 5:35 PM

San Ramon Valley teacher reflects on 'Jeopardy!' appearance
Charlotte Wood Middle School history teacher Steve Knapp showed off his range of trivia knowledge for the whole country to see, appearing on an episode of 'Jeopardy!' that aired late last month. Saturday, June 11, 5:37 PM

Staying Healthy: Walking across America
Pleasanton resident Patricia Vicary has accomplished a true feat of endurance: she has not only completed at least one half-marathon in every state and Washington, D.C., but she has written a book about her experience. Monday, June 6, 9:07 PM

Live Chalk Art Sundays in San Ramon
Sundays this spring and summer will be a little more colorful for visitors of San Ramon's City Center Bishop Ranch as the venue hosts live chalk art demonstrations beginning this weekend. Tuesday, May 10, 9:17 PM

Valley Views: Alamo, prehistory to now
I poured over a new book, 'Historic Tales of Alamo, California' by Beverly Lane with Sharon Burke, which answered questions I'd had since buying a house off Livorna Road in 1981. For instance, where did the name Livorna Road come from? Sunday, June 20, 6:56 PM

Staying Healthy: Biking on Mount Diablo
Whether it's road cycling or mountain biking, Mount Diablo serves as a premier destination for bike riders both locally and throughout the Bay Area -- particularly among residents seeking outdoor refuge during the coronavirus pandemic. Friday, June 11, 2:33 PM

 

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