Here's a list of top stories from the past week:
Monday, Jan. 2
- , in her column, gives her take on the latest drama over plans to build a downtown regional theater. .
Tuesday, Jan. 3
- Police chased down a suspected arsonist who was seen starting a fire at . .
Wednesday, Jan. 4
- Officials seek community help in bringing back fireworks display. .
Thursday, Jan. 5
- Finalists were announced for LARPD's board vacancy. .
- The Smiths, longtime Tri-Valley residents, try to hold onto their dignity as they try to put their lives back together amidst illness, foreclosure and unemployment. .
Friday, Jan. 6
- : Family facing illness, foreclosure and unemployment holds on to some hopes, dreams.
- School district officials announced seven residents have applied for the school board vacancy. .