Here is a list of top stories from our coverage this past week:
Monday, Sept. 17
- Our Sprouts & Shutters column provided the latest restaurant and business news in the Tri-Valley. Check it out here.
- Mother asks community to wear pink to honor her daughter who was found dead in Newark.
- Livermore man and Pleasanton girl found dead in Newark believed to have been in a relationship.
- Livermore woman dies in accident along Isabel and East Jack London.
- A reported structure fire turned out to be burning tar on top of Panda Express.
Tuesday, Sept. 18
- Public input wanted for BART to Livermore extension.
Wednesday, Sept. 19
- Funeral services for Patricia Martin announced for Saturday.
- Sheriff's Office looking for Jerald Gonsales for suspicion of home invasion robbery and assault.
- Key California Democrats feel more upbeat after the conventions than Republicans.
- Dodge filmed a commercial in downtown Livermore.
Thursday, Sept. 20
- A portion of Portola Avenue will be temporarily closed. Details here.
- National Merit Scholarship semifinalist list released.
- Speak Up: Questions for local election candidates.
Friday, Sept. 21
- Race to the Flagpole set for November.
- Livermore Area Recreation and Park District seeks new instructors to teach community classes. Details here.
- iPhone 5: The long wait is over.
- Patch readers submitted photos of the Shuttle Endeavor flyover.
- Unemployment drops in the East Bay.
- Fall equinox arrives on Saturday.
Saturday, Sept. 22
- High-security special nuclear material removed from Livermore Lab.
- Child custody exchange turns violent.