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  1. Google Now gets solar eclipse tips and crime alertsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PC World

    Google Now's march into every corner of your life continues, as it's now dealing out cards for local crime alerts and solar eclipses. The crime notifications are a little geographically challenged at the moment, as our editor-in-chief found one in his feed for Lafayette, Calif., despite not living in that city.

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  2. Wellesley High switches Magpiong from boys to girls' hoop coachRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Swellesley Report

    ... Magpiong prior to coming to Wellesley High was the girls' varsity basketball coach at Acalanes High School in Lafayette, Calif. , which won the North Coast California Section Championship under Magpiong's direction. He has also been a girls' AAU ...

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  3. HSTpathways and CareWire Release Results of ASC Case StudyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... ambulatory surgery centers. HSTpathways has been a pioneer in the ASC software industry since 2005 and is based in Lafayette, California. About CareWire CareWire takes advantage of the immediacy and simplicity of text messaging to communicate ...

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    11 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this photo taken Tuesday Oct. 14, 2014, Bob Pack poses at the headstone of his children, Troy, 10 and Alana, 7. in Lafayette, Calif. Pack's children were killed 11 years ago when a prescription drug-abusing woman drove into them as they were walking on the sidewalk to get ice cream.

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    18 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this photo taken Tuesday Oct. 14, 2014, Bob Pack poses at the headstone of his children, Troy, 10 and Alana, 7. in Lafayette, Calif. Pack's children were killed 11 years ago when a prescription drug-abusing woman drove into them as they were walking on the sidewalk to get ice cream.

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  6. Lafayette: Police chase ends with crash, captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Inside Bay Area

    A Martinez man led police on a chase, crashed his car, then tried to flee on foot before finally being captured Tuesday morning, police said. Lafayette police finally collared 30-year-old Jack Davey with the help of police dogs, after he fled from the area of Pleasant Hill Road and Stanley Boulevard, near Acalanes High School, after officers were called there around 6:35 a.m. Police said only that the original call reported a suspicious circumstance, and that officers learned while en route to the scene that the person was in a Honda Civic reported to be stolen out of Martinez.

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  7. Chase of suspected car thief ends in Lafayette crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KTVU Oakland

    A Martinez man was arrested Tuesday morning after allegedly crashing a stolen car while fleeing police on state Highway 24 in Lafayette and Orinda. Lafayette police said officers responded around 6:35 a.m. to a report of a suspicious circumstance near Pleasant Hill Road and Stanley Boulevard in Lafayette and found a man driving a Honda Accord that had been reported stolen out of Martinez.

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  8. Lafayette: Police search for armed robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    According to police, the robbery happened at Chevalier Restaurant at 960 Moraga Road, though they did not say what time they were called to the scene. A suspect fled the robbery in a dark blue late-model Chevy or Ford SUV with no license plates, police said.

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  9. Martinez Man Allegedly Driving Stolen Vehicle Arrested After Chase Through Lafayette, OrindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    A Martinez man was arrested this morning after allegedly crashing a stolen car while fleeing police on state Highway 24 in Lafayette and Orinda. Lafayette police said officers responded around 6:35 a.m. to a report of a suspicious circumstance near Pleasant Hill Road and Stanley Boulevard in Lafayette and found a man driving a Honda Accord that had been reported stolen out of Martinez.

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  10. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: STAND! Rebuilds Lives, All...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Inside Bay Area

    ... through the Walnut Creek Civic Pride Foundation. Visit http://www.wccivicpride.org for complete details. The Lafayette Reservoir Run on Sunday, Oct. 26, welcomes same-day registration so participants can still sign up for a 2-mile Fun Run (8 a.m. ...

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  11. Piper Kerman and Joe Loya: Tales of a prison pen pal friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Piper Kerman and Joe Loya talk of prison, friendship, redemption, and the art of memoir as guests of the Lafayette Library and Learning Center's Distinguished Speakers Series. Sharing their thoughts, fears and daily prison experiences through letters, the two came to rely on each other for strength and inspiration while Kerman served her 13-month sentence for felony money laundering and Loya served seven years for felony bank robbery.

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  12. Mother of two killed while waiting for family to return from Skunk rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Advocate-News

    Police are mystified about why a man crashed his work truck through the wall of a Fort Bragg motel on Friday night, killing a Lafayette woman in her room and injuring her 7-month-old nephew. No relationship has been established between the driver of the truck, Michael Bradford Bitney, 56, of Fort Mohave, Arizona, and the victim, Karen Zuehlsdorf, 45, of Lafayette, California.

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  13. Annual Philanthropy Awards Breakfast Will Salute Livermore Residents' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Patch.com

    ... State Warriors community ambassador. Co-presenting sponsors are Wells Fargo and the East Bay Community Foundation. Lafayette student Kristi Conner was only 7 years old (she's just turned 11) when she encountered homeless people on the streets of San ...

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  14. this is the City, Walnut Creek, California.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Athletics Nation

    ... buildings. The area was first called The Corners because two otherwise meandering roads came together, one from Lafayette and one from Pacheco. This intersection was close to a place called "Nuts Creek" by the Spaniards, or "Arroyo de las Nueces." ...

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  15. Barnidge: No more outrage in Lafayette over Plan Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Contra Costa Times

    Thirteen months ago, about 200 people at the Lafayette Veterans Hall heated to a slow boil as community activists railed about Plan Bay Area, the regional growth and land-use strategy that emphasizes more housing near public transit. Attendees of that meeting, arranged by the grass-roots group Lafayette First, jeered at the mention of the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission -- the agencies that approved the plan -- and at the notion of high-density, affordable housing in Lafayette.

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  16. Democrats pour funds into key East Bay Assembly Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | SFGate

    In October alone, Democrats and their allies have funneled more than $1 million into an East Bay Assembly district that's key to the party's hopes of a two-thirds majority in the Legislature. Democrat Tim Sbranti, a high school teacher and Dublin mayor, and Republican Catharine Baker , an attorney from Dublin, are looking to replace termed-out Democrat Joan Buchanan in the district, which stretches south from Walnut Creek and Lafayette to Pleasanton and Livermore.

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  17. Ballot Typo: School District Entries Incorrect on Mail-In Ballots for Lafayette & OrindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Patch.com

    Due to a typographical error that transposed the ballot types, about 470 residents in Lafayette were issued an incorrect ballot for their local school district. Their precinct includes both the Orinda and Lafayette school districts.

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  18. East Bay Leadership Council's 4th Annual Philanthropy Awards...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Patch.com

    ... State Warriors community ambassador. Co-presenting sponsors are Wells Fargo and the East Bay Community Foundation. Lafayette student Kristi Conner was only 7 years old (she's just turned 11) when she encountered homeless people on the streets of San ...

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  19. About 470 Lafayette residents get mail-in ballots with wrong school board infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Contra Costa Times

    Approximately 470 Lafayette residents were issued vote-by-mail ballots with the wrong school board candidates listed for where they live, and corrected ballots -- including a letter of explanation -- have been sent out, election officials said Thursday. The affected voters live in a precinct that falls within the both the Orinda and Lafayette school districts.

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  20. Athens Services Opens State-of-the-Art Mixed-Waste Materials Recovery FacilityRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | PRWeb

    ... industries. Wholly owned subsidiaries include Nihot (Amsterdam), NRT (Nashville, TN) and Zero Waste Energy (Lafayette, CA). Clients around the globe choose BHS because of its experience, dedication to cutting-edge technology, quality construction ...

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