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  1. Oakley man dies after crashing motorcycle on Highway 24 in OrindaRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    An Oakley man who crashed a motorcycle into an embankment alongside Highway 24 on Tuesday died from his injuries, authorities said Wednesday.

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  2. Danville teen who died in Highway 24 wreck identifiedRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Authorities on Friday identified a teenager who died in crash while apparently speeding on eastbound Highway 24 as 17-year-old Anthony Grosso of Danville.

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  3. Lafayette: 17-year-old Danville boy dies in Thursday morning crashRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A 17-year-old Danville boy was killed Thursday morning after allowing his car to drift and smashing into an embankment on eastbound Highway 24, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  4. Republic Services is given the nod for $500 million garbage contract in central Contra CostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    After weeks of intense warfare over a lucrative $500 million garbage franchise in central Contra Costa County, Republic Services was declared the victor Thursday.

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  5. Barnidge: Plan Bay Area critics now setting their sights on new 'smart growth' billRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    If you enjoyed last year's outrage over Plan Bay Area -- a "smart growth" effort to locate more affordable housing near transit hubs -- you won't want to miss the furor over the next installment of what some see as further government overreach: Senate Bill 1. The "Sustainable Communities Investment Program," as it's called, may not sound all that ... (more)

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  6. Barnidge: Plan Bay Area critics now setting their sights on new 'smart growth' billRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    If you enjoyed last year's outrage over Plan Bay Area -- a "smart growth" effort to locate more affordable housing near transit hubs -- you won't want to miss the furor over the next installment of what some see as further government overreach: Senate Bill 1. The "Sustainable Communities Investment Program," as it's called, may not sound all that ... (more)

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  7. Barnidge: Plan Bay Area critics now are setting their sights on Senate Bill 1Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    If you enjoyed last year's outrage over Plan Bay Area -- a "smart growth" effort to locate more affordable housing near transit hubs -- you won't want to miss the furor over the next installment of what some see as further government overreach: Senate Bill 1. The "Sustainable Communities Investment Program," as it's called, may not sound all that ... (more)

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  8. Curtain calls: Student conflict at center of two playsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    What begins as a civilized conversation between two educated couples turns into mayhem as they attempt -- unsuccessfully -- to settle a playground altercation between their 11-year-old sons.

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  9. Debris along Highway 24 in Lafayette leaves 20 vehicles with flat tiresRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Debris scattered along Highway 24 in Contra Costa County left about 20 cars with flat tires Friday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  10. An exchange of cultures, and serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The distance from Nicaragua to central Contra Costa County, roughly 3,560 miles, and the 3,900 miles from Ecuador to downtown Walnut Creek, shrank to zero on Jan. 17. On that day, seven students and one teacher from the Central and South American countries arrived as "ambassadors" in Global Student Embassy's international exchange program.

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  11. Nominations sought for Orinda's 2014 'Citizen of the Year'Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Nominees for this year's Lafayette "Citizen" must be a current Lafayette residents who have given their time, money or energy to help make Lafayette a healthy community where people want to live, work and shop, and who helps bring the community together.

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  12. Healing herself while helping heal others: Lafayette resident Sue...Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    After the passing of the love of her life, her husband of 38 years, Sue Hickman found that even the simplest of things were the hardest to bear.

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  13. Walnut Creek public meetings, Feb. 6 and beyondRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The next regular City Council meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 in the City Council chamber, 1666 N. Main St. More information about this meeting will be available after 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14 by calling 925-943-5818 or by going to www.walnut-creek.org .

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  14. As much a 'family tradition' as business for Lafayette's Brian AielloRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Brian Aiello, a Lafayette resident since he was a seventh-grader tossing baseballs and strummin' on an old banjo, calls the community in which he lives and works "talented, committed, energetic."

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  15. Bay Area luxury home sales take offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Fueled by mushrooming tech wealth, sales of Bay Area luxury homes for more than $1 million in 2013 were at their highest level in six years, according to a report Thursday.

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  16. Curtain calls: An innocent, joyous 'Chorus Line' in PleasantonRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Currently playing at Pleasanton's Firehouse Arts Center through Feb. 9, "A Chorus Line" receives a sparkling rendition by Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre and the amazing director/choreographer Lois Grandi.

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  17. Antioch school district ponders parcel taxRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    School district trustees hoping to add back programs and services cut during the recession are considering placing a parcel tax on the ballot.

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  18. Antioch school district ponders parcel taxRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    School district trustees hoping to add back programs and services cut during the recession are considering placing a parcel tax on the ballot. 1 comment

  19. Berkeley and Walnut Creek score well on tobacco report cardRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    In the past year, Berkeley moved to the head of the class while Walnut Creek earned its first ever passing grade on the American Lung Association's annual tobacco-use report card.

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  20. Concord/Clayton Around The Horn: Carondelet wins showdownRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Behind a season-high 19 points from senior Gabby Grupalo, the Carondelet High girls basketball won its East Bay Athletic League showdown with previously unbeaten Monte Vista 74-58 on Jan. 17. The Cougars trailed 38-34 at halftime, but outscored the Mustangs 25-9 in the third quarter to take control.

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