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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
Upcoming family-fun events for Easter around Walnut Creek: Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt , Walnut Creek -- Saturday, April 19, 9 a.m. at Heather Farm Park on 301 North San Carlos Drive.
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5 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly
Interned in 1943 at Theresienstadt, the so-called "show camp" outside Prague, composer Viktor Ullmann and librettist Peter Kien took aim at the Nazis by creating a satirical opera.
5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Police on Thursday released surveillance pictures of two males considered persons of interest in a shooting outside a Target store in Richmond earlier this week.
6 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland
KTVU has learned that BART will be cited by Cal/OSHA for three willful and serious violations in the deaths of two BART workers on tracks in Walnut Creek last October.
7 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
An Antioch man accused of robbing a cell phone store at gunpoint crashed a motorcycle while officers chased him and was arrested Wednesday night, police said.
Concord High School hosts an inaugural Car, Truck and Bike Show on April 19, at the school, 200 Concord Blvd., Concord.
Richmond city leaders seemed dismayed last week when they paged through next year's budget and found a $7 million deficit awaiting them.
To fulfill a state mandate, the district recently completed its Local Control Accountability Plan.
Hours at the city's two libraries will likely be cut back by 14 hours a week at each location beginning in July unless the city can somehow find $700,000 in the next 45 days.
One of the major findings of a presentation by the East Bay Broadband Consortium is that the broadband infrastructure In Alameda, Contra Costa, and Solano Counties is barely adequate.
Two people were injured in a shooting at a busy parking lot outside a Target store in Richmond Tuesday evening, a police sergeant said.
DEAR JOAN: I live in the hills of Lafayette and this past week I have encountered three small snakes.
The gallery Artwork of John Lennon may be coming to Walnut Creek. We can't be positive, but @lennonartwork hinted at that, at any rate, on Twitter.
We're not talking the ersatz faux-nilla between chocolate-ish wafers. No, we are yearning for handcrafted, small-batch, roll-your-eyeballs-back-in-your-head yumminess.
As the unions and large special interests focus on the battle for the political left in the 16th Assembly District race, fiscal conservative Catharine Baker is taking her campaign directly to the largest local economic generator in the East Bay-small businesses.
Bottles of pinot noir blanc from the Anderson Valley in Mendocino photographed in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Thursday, April 10, 2014.