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  1. Castro Valley hills: Pilot killed when small plane crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    The body of a pilot and wreckage of his single engine airplane were discovered Friday morning, a day after he crashed into rugged, hilly grazing land. Television station ABC7 spoke to relatives who identified the pilot as Andrew Morse, of Lafayette.

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  2. Family of Lafayette pilot grieves loss of husband, fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    So when the 66-year-old contractor and residential developer from Lafayette started work on a project in San Jose, the experienced pilot figured he'd cut around the nasty Interstate 680 traffic by flying right over. "He flew for 20 years and just loved it," said sister-in-law Christine Goff on Saturday.

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  3. The long walk aheadRead the original story

    Thursday | Journal Gazette

    ... 7 p.m. the NE foot of the Martin Luther King Bridge on Clinton Street. The group will walk south to Main; east to Lafayette; north past the Old Fort; and west on Fourth Street, back to the starting point. The Monday, Wednesday and Friday walks begin ...

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  4. Prep lacrosse playoffs: Marin Catholica s Kunst shuts down Piedmont as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... in Kentfield. The win gives the Wildcats a chance to defend their section title Friday at Acalanes High in Lafayette at 7 p.m. “It was easy to see who the best player was on the field today. It's Shane Kunst. That's one of the best goalie ...

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  5. Briones Regional Park: Horse euthanized after falling down embankmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Jones said. It was euthanized Tuesday night. Briones Regional Park is located amid the hills between Martinez, Lafayette and San Pablo. The incident happened near the staging area off Reliez Valley Road in Martinez, Jones said. Staff writer Katrina ...

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  6. Women's Rowing All-Ivy, Postseason Awards AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Ivy League Sports

    ... Molly Sandza (Sr., Coxswain - Washington) Cicely Madden (Fr., Stroke - Weston, Mass.) Alia Shafi (So., 7 Seat - Lafayette, Calif.) Muriel Solberg (Jr., 6 Seat - Rockford, Ill.) Coco Schoeller (Sr., 5 Seat - West Palm Beach, Fla.) Ellie Place (Jr., 4 ...

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  7. Rubio Cashed Out Retirement Before Presidential RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Local

    ... on Rubio's forms only as greater than $1,000 per year. Stephen Butler, president of Pension Dynamics Company in Lafayette, California, said it is unusual for people Rubio's age to liquidate retirement savings. It's usually done to cover a financial ...

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  8. Moraga eyes big changes for Hacienda facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... of users it did just a decade ago. A past agreement to share a parks and recreation department with the city of Lafayette "conditioned" residents to travel there for activities, town staffers say, and the Hacienda has never really recovered. "Since ...

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  9. Bike to Work Day in San RamonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Patch.com

    Bike to Work Day is Thursday, May 14, 2015! There well be over 200 energizer stations, located throughout the Bay Area. In Lafayette you will find stations at Plaza Park , at Lafayette BART and at the Lafayette-Moraga Trail at the corner of Pleasant Hill Rd. and Olympic.

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  10. Assistance League Way Side Inn Thrift Shop Schedules Bathing Suits EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Patch.com

    The dedicated member volunteers at Assistance League Way Side Inn Thrift Shop, located at 3521 Golden Gate Way in Lafayette, are busy preparing for the "lazy, hazy days of summer" with the annual Bathing Suits event. This well attended promotion begins on Tuesday, May 19, at 10 AM and continues, hopefully, throughout the following two weeks .

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  11. Grape growers, winemakers thrive in LamorindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | San Jose Mercury News

    On a sunny afternoon in May, Lafayette resident Leslie Ward was busy pulling suckers from the gnarled trunks of her pinot noir vines. As with other Lamorinda residents who grow grapes in their backyards, tending vines is mostly a Do-It-Yourself affair.

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  12. Good Neighbors: Presidential service awards winners in our midstRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Contra Costa Times

    ... with local non-profits. Visit www.volunteereastbay.org/for-nonprofits /know-how-network/for more information. Lafayette's "Favorite Dinner Party" will feature al fresco dining at 23 restaurants at the "Taste of Lafayette" restaurant stroll, from ...

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  13. Orinda OKs police surveillance cameras, including license plate detection system.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Contra Costa Times

    ... fearful of retaliation also play a role in the small numbers, the police chief said. In contrast, neighboring Lafayette solves about 33 percent of similar crimes in part due to the use of camera systems, said Lafayette police Chief Eric Christensen. ...

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  14. Council doles out $2.6 million in federal HUD moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Salinas Californian

    ... observed a moment of silence and adjourned its meeting in honor of Sean M. Cooley who died April 30 at his home in Lafayette. Cooley, 54, was the leader of a developer / investment group that was pushing the development of the Alisal Marketplace, a ...

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  15. Lafayette fails to enact emergency rent hike moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Contra Costa Times

    ... moratorium. The decision follows complaints from tenants about rent increases at a number of larger complexes in Lafayette, including astronomical rent hikes and forced evictions occurring at the apartment complexes on 2nd Street owned by Sack ...

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  16. Lafayette: Police detain suspects after search near Girl Scouts campRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | San Jose Mercury News

    Police detained three suspects after a CHP pursuit and an evening search in the area of Springhill Road, officials said. California Highway Patrol officers searched the area of Springhill Road near Girl Scouts Diablo Day Camp for suspects who had fled around 6:30 p.m. Monday, according to a release from Lafayette Police.

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  17. In Lafayette: Cantare Con Vivo Presents "His Truth is Marching On"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Patch.com

    ... When: Saturday, May 30th, 2015 @ 7:30 PM Where: L afayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church (LOPC) 49 Knox Drive, Lafayette, CA 94549 Tickets: $25 General Admission, $20 Veteran Admission, $20 Senior Admission, $10 Student Admission Tickets can be ...

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  18. Coming Up In Lafayette: Healthy Household CleanersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Patch.com

    ... Ranch Heritage Center, a non-profit organization restoring an 1800 historic site in Pleasant Hill. Classes at the Lafayette Community Garden, unless specified, are free. However, a $5 donation to support our education programs is appreciated.

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  19. She negotiated a deal on the car, and she's still driving it 38 years later.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Inside Bay Area

    ... or special events. But it isn't accurate to say this is the owner's daily driver, even though it is her only car. Lafayette resident Margaret (Peggy) Harbarth, 95, only drives her 106,000-mile Cadillac three or four times a month to the supermarket ...

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  20. Lafayette retreat lives up to its street's nameRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | SFGate

    ... bathroom includes a soaking tub, oversized shower and dual vanities with Crema Valencia marble slab counters. The Lafayette home has nearly 7,000 square feet of living space. Its foyer introduces wide hallways and light-filled public rooms. Street ...

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