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6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Some BART directors and administrators continue to perpetuate a 2 percent myth about the deal they struck with their two largest labor unions to end the October strike.
Should polygamy be legal among consenting adults?
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10 hrs ago | Airport Business
Freeze set or tied records in several cities, including in Oakland and San Jose, which experienced the lowest temperatures in more than 40 years.
13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Jon Foyt announced today the release of Time to Retire , a new mystery/romance novel that offers a glimpse into the adventures of retirement living.
Running turkey Phil Hudson and his wife Cassady, top, pose for a photo before the start of the 21st annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning at Civic Park in Walnut Creek.
The campaign to help a Walnut Creek man who lost his wife to cancer last month has topped $60,000.
If you want to traffic in stereotypes, Elie Green, Ramona Rubin and Daniel Kosmal - the founders of Doc Green's, which makes healing cannabis ointments and lotions - look pretty much like what you might imagine when you hear, "Berkeley-based medical marijuana collective."
Icy roadways in parts of the Bay Area Thursday morning resulted in some crashes and traffic slowdowns but no reports of injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The morning sun rises in the eastern skies, silhouetting a crane at the San Rafael Rock Quarry on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 near McNears Beach.
Walnut Creek Police are saying there is a large patch of black ice on Ygnacio Valley Rd. at Oakland Blvd. It's not black ice, just the regular stuff.
In a training exercise, Traci Cannon, of Concord, tends to mock patient Griffin Hill, 11, of Walnut Creek, as part of a triage unit during the Community Emergency Response Team exercise in downtown Concord in November.
You might describe Barbara Nelson as the Statue of Liberty for the East Bay. For 23 years, Nelson was the person who greeted immigrants who were fleeing persecution in Eastern Europe, Asia, Central America and South America.
After a train broke and got stuck in the Berkeley Hills tunnel, BART told its long-suffering passengers to "seek other means of transportation" Wednesday morning.
Jeff Koren is a quiet, private person. He doesn't like to talk about himself. He politely turns down requests to have his photo taken.
In the summer of 1994, Penny Ruhter and four other artists boldly placed a table with their artwork outside the Clay Arts Guild studio during the studio's sale.
The next regular City Council meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17 in the City Council chamber, 1666 N. Main St. More information about this meeting will be available after 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 by calling 925-943-5818 or at www.walnut-creek.org .
Kristina Lawson was unanimously selected Tuesday night as Walnut Creek's mayor for the next year.
Freeze Warning for Contra Costa County was issued at December 06 at 1:12PM PST