Don't miss Bad Mother author Ayelet Waldman while she is in town this week
Michael Jackson's memory lives on at Alameda County Fair, prosecutor's rape case roils Contra Costa D.A.'s office, BART strike looms, pot brownie possibly poisons Danville poodle, and good-bye to Cowell Smokestack.
Co-founder of The Taylor Family Foundation was honored by Diablo in 2004.
After reading all four books in the Twilight series, this mother begins to share her daughter's fascination with the teen vampire saga.
Paralyzed Oakland boy forgives the man who shot him, second Contra Costa swine flu victim dies, and Walnut Creek's Neiman Marcus saga continues.