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The bulldozer engines can start getting warmed up. The Walnut Creek City Council on Tuesday night approved plans to renovate the eastern half of the Broadway Plaza shopping center.
Clockwise from top right, Raspberry Linzer Cookie, Nibby Cookies, Lacy Coconut Brownie, Sugar Cookie Stars and Hamentaschen with Cocoa Nibs and Currants, photographed in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
A box labeled "radioactive" that was found outside a Lafayette car repair shop this morning, causing a brief scare and road closures, had been stolen from a Walnut Creek business on Monday night, a Contra Costa sheriff's spokesman said.
A box labeled "radioactive" that was found outside a Lafayette car repair shop Tuesday morning, causing a brief scare and road closures, had been stolen from a Walnut Creek business the night before, a Contra Costa County sheriff's spokesman said.
The search for a new job is a sometimes daunting task, but Walnut Creek Patch is making it a little easier by posting some jobs open in town.
Keep those blankets and mittens handy. Our sub-freezing temperatures are expected to hang around for a couple more evenings.
A community workshop on Walnut Creek's current and future housing needs will be held this Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at City Hall, 1666 N. Main St. The city is updating its "housing element" for 2015-2022.
I've covered a lot of mayoral inductions over the years. Most of them are mild celebrations.
Most shelters in the Bay Area were at capacity Saturday night, forcing those on the wait lists to find other ways to survive the night's freezing temperatures.
As dusk fell over the Cal State East Bay campus Saturday evening, a crescent moon fought to be seen through a battleship gray overcast.
We told you earlier this week about the very aggressive beggars from Romania who will not take "no" for an answer when you refuse to give them money.
It was no surprise when both sets of people rallied under the employment flag Wednesday, spurring one of the largest annexations – 1,119 acres – in recent times in Stanislaus County.
There was no snow on Mount Diablo on Saturday morning but don't let that fool you.
Freeze Warning for Contra Costa County was issued at December 11 at 4:00AM PST