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Pet events: Adopt a senior four-legged friend, enjoy a pint for pups, take your pet to visit Santa
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 16, 2017 20:08:17
Interested in adopting a rabbit? Contra Costa Rabbit Rescue holds adoption events on Saturdays, at Pet Food Express, in Walnut Creek. Check out our calendar listings for more adoption events...
Let Smuin Ballet and the world's longest feather boa jump-start the holiday season
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 15, 2017 23:10:44
Smuin Ballet's charming "Christmas Ballet," Ronnie Burkett's naughty puppets and a comedy benefit for wildfire victims top my Weekend Top 10. 1 Smuin Contemporary American Ballet: Few holiday programs are as entrenched in the Bay Area as the ..
The council had considered allowing tenants of large apartment buildings to contest some rent hikes.
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 15, 2017 18:34:16
A proposal to allow tenants of large apartment buildings to appeal rent increases greater than 10 percent fell one vote short. The decision rested with Mayor Mike Anderson and council members Don Tatzin and Cameron Burks because colleagues Mark Mitch..
County CASE Team investigation nets arrests of nine East County suspects
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 15, 2017 02:07:53
After a months-long investigation into a gang in East Contra Costa County that was allegedly transferring firearms illegally, law enforcement officers on Wednesday executed eight search warrants in Pittsburg, Antioch, and Bay Point. The investigation..
'Sequence' of events at Teen Battle of Bands
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 20:57:39
If your toddler in a highchair bangs incessantly with a spoon, don't stop the beat. He or she might someday be a centerpiece in a rock band, like 13-year-old drummer Dante Romeo in Dante & The Giants, or songwriter/bass guitarist Nikolai Heff..
Renting In Walnut Creek: How Far Does $2,250 Get You?
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 16:17:12
Curious just how far your dollar goes in Walnut Creek? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down housing in the area if you're on a budget of $2,250 a mo..
How much does $2,250 get you in Walnut Creek? Here are the latest rental offerings.
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 16:17:11
Curious just how far your dollar goes in Walnut Creek? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down housing in the area if you're on a budget of $2,250 a mo..
Sick of traffic? See the Bay Area cities with great (and not so
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 13:53:40
With its spectacular ridgetop views and gentle undulations, the Nimitz Way Trail at Inspiration Point is one of the East Bay's most popular trails. On weekends, it is crowded with hikers, bikers, children, strollers and dogs...
Assistance League's Operation School Bell benefits area schoolchildren
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 09:10:03
Employees from the city of Walnut Creek participated in an Assistance League of Diablo Valley's Operation School Bell bagging event earlier this month to benefit needy schoolchildren. In two hours' time, the Walnut Creek participants filled 2..
Curtain Calls by Sally Hogarty: Holiday theater season in full swing
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 04:52:36
Yipes! It might not be Thanksgiving yet, but the holiday season is already in full swing. You can get a head start on the festivities with Smuin's "The Christmas Ballet," which includes an original array of ballet, tap and jazz...
Police reports: Walnut Creek and Lamorinda Oct. 22 - Nov. 4
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 00:13:30
Traffic collision: At Mt. Diablo Boulevard and 1st Street, property damage from traffic collision reported at 12:29 p.m. Traffic collision: At 5:42 p.m., a traffic collision with property damage was reported at Deer Hill and Oak Hill roads...
De La Salle, Ygnacio Valley football players might be charged as adults in Carondelet rape case
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 14, 2017 00:13:29
Contra Costa prosecutors have moved to charge two teens who played football this season at De La Salle and Ygnacio Valley high schools as adults in the alleged rape of a Carondelet High School student. "We have given notice that we are seeking a tran..
Marijuana the focus of special Walnut Creek council session
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 13, 2017 21:51:12
A special City Council meeting Tuesday night is set to address issues related to marijuana, including what aspects of its sale and use should be allowed in the city, and which shouldn't. In May, during a discussion about marijuana and Walnut Cree..
Walnut Creek Soccer Club Cancels Weekend Tournaments After Fields Sprayed with Pesticides
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 12, 2017 21:30:41
The Walnut Creek Soccer Club was forced to cancel the weekend, season-ending tournaments for several divisions after pesticides were apparently sprayed on the fields at several schools used by the WCSC. Soccer players in the under-9, under-11 and und..
Fire marshal on East Bay seniors' wildfire concerns: 'We...
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 12, 2017 17:03:34
In case of wildfire, Rossmoor residents are instructed to evacuate to the senior community's golf course. While some residents are concerned about the development's sole road providing egress, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fi..
Fire marshal on East Bay seniorsa wildfire concerns: a We cana t protect against everythinga
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 12, 2017 17:03:33
In case of wildfire, Rossmoor residents are instructed to evacuate to the senior community's golf course. While some residents are concerned about the development's sole road providing egress, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fi..
Uncertainty Surrounds Monday's Public Defender Hearing
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 12, 2017 03:45:08
The lawsuit challenging embattled Humboldt County Public Defender David Marcus ' hiring is bound for a hearing Monday but it's hard to say what to expect. It could be the decisive moment in the 9-month-old lawsuit, an evidentiary hearing on t..
re: Let's Move to Alamo
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 11, 2017 07:54:49
Toni Mester, responding to Kevin Burke's comment on her earlier piece suggests that people in Alamo, "probably all have an opinion about Berkeley." I live there now, liked living in Berkeley before...
Traffic on major Bay Area freeways has grown 80 percent since 2010
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 11, 2017 03:37:31
Drivers slogging through Bay Area freeways during the rush-hour commute are spending more time crawling along at speeds of less than 35 miles an hour, with traffic congestion up 80 percent since 2010, a new report released Monday by the Metropolitan ..
Commissioners seek Walnut Creek Habitat for Humanity project tweaks
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 10, 2017 23:00:12
Despite generally positive reviews, the city's Design Review Commission wants some further refinement of plans for a 42-unit Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley condominium project a few hundred feet north of the Pleasant Hill/Contra Cos..
Will Lafayette allow tenants to contest large rent hikes?
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 10, 2017 20:46:23
The City Council will take another look at a proposal to allow tenants of buildings with 25 or more units to appeal rent increases greater than 10 percent. There are 580 units in 10 complexes that have 25 or more apartments in Lafayette...
Ayers Elem. in Concord to Hold Dine & Donate Fundraiser at the Old Spaghetti Factory
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 10, 2017 04:32:22
Strad, You can bring a gun on any domestic flight of you follow the rules. You don't have to be an NRA member to do Everyone liked the Star Spangled Banner when Beyonce pretended to sing it at Obama's inauguration...
Delta Datelines: Pet adoptions, youth empowerment workshop, holiday events on tap
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 09, 2017 21:27:49
"A Brush with Color": A compilation of paintings created by art students from the Liberty Adult Education Center will be on display from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. through Dec. 22 at the Brentwood Community Center, 35 Oak St. pscherff@brentwoodca.gov. Furball Fri..
East Bay boy pinned under car reunites with responders at survivors luncheon
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 09, 2017 16:49:22
Six-year-old Darren Grisham talks with Orinda firefighters Steve Gehling, left, and Jeremy Kshevatzky, with his dad, Gabriel Grisham right, at the EMS Survivors Reunion held at the Clubhouse at Boundary Oak Golf Course in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Wed..
Festivities set for Ainsley, Dunsmuir, Filoli, Montalvo, Shadelands
Source: Walnut Creek | Nov 09, 2017 00:32:44
It's time to shop, mingle, sip tea and ogle the decorations - all for good causes. These fundraising festivities not only put you in a holiday frame of mind, but they also help preserve the Bay Area's historic homes, fund museum programs and ..
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