Lafayette Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Walnut Creek: Recycling center to close in SeptemberRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... decided in 2011 that cost was too high. In 2005, the authority had tried to move the center to a site in Lafayette, but that plan was dropped after neighbors complained. Still, some of the regular users of the center are not happy about the closure. ...

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  2. Trapshooting champion keeps sights on OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... as the 100 shells that fly out of his gun's interchangeable barrels during a competition round. Blake Fahmie, of Lafayette, does some trap shooting at the Martinez Gun Club in Martinez, Calif., on Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Fahmie, an Acalanes High ... 1 comment

  3. Lafayette Man Trained As Massage Therapist Convicted Of Molesting 2 GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | KRON 4

    A Lafayette man has been convicted of multiple counts of child molestation for lewd and lascivious acts on two girls in Pleasant Hill, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said today.

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  4. Lafayette Man Convicted of Molesting Two Pleasant Hill GirlsRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    A Lafayette man has been convicted of multiple counts of child molestation for lewd and lascivious acts on two girls in Pleasant Hill, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said today.

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  5. Lafayette fund fined $5 million for defrauding investorsRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    The managers of a Lafayette investment fund accused of defrauding hundreds of investors, many of them elderly, will pay a fine of more than $5 million, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced Monday.

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  6. Outside Lands spotlight: Nicki Bluhm, Jagwar Ma among best betsRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Yet, this Bay Area band has so much more to offer than a moment of novelty. In particular, Bluhm, who grew up in Lafayette and attended Acalanes High School, is a terrific vocalist with enough talent to make a huge mark in the music industry. ...

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  7. Adam Foster favors bike and pedestrian bywaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Halfway To Concord

    ... called home. Among them could be found Adam Foster , who works by day in the Planning Division for the City of Lafayette and as a green life-style proponent in his spare time. In making recommendations to the City Council, he spoke in favor of ...

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  8. Youth resultsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Creek) 2504; 2. Rancho San Miguel (Walnut Creek) 2211; 3. Pleasant Hill Aquatics 2152; 4. Las Trampas Swim Team (Lafayette) 1958.5; 5. Livorna Dolphins Swim Team (Walnut Creek) 1686; 6. Springwood Swim Team (Concord) 1522.5; 7. Walnut Country Swim ...

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  9. Ride-sharing relieves dire commutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Transportation Commission . "We call the gatherings casual carpool ," says Matthew Smyth, who lives in Lafayette, California, a suburb of San Francisco. "Because it is carpooling on the bridge, which is one of the main advantages, and it is quite ...

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  10. Faith Notes: Week of Aug. 2Faith Notes: Week of Aug. 2Events and news ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    ... information, call the church at 765-447-4158. Weaver Chapel United Methodist Church , 4100 Jackson Highway in West Lafayette, will host a "Gospel Sing" from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday. A carry-in dinner will follow the service. For information, call Joan ...

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  11. Catalytic Converter Thief Hits Pleasant Hill, Lafayette BART Stations on WednesdayRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    On Wednesday, three catalytic converter thefts were reported at local BART stations - one in Pleasant Hill and the other two in Lafayette.

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  12. Public meetingsRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Contra Costa County Mayors' Conference is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, hosted by the city of Lafayette, at the Lafayette Reservoir, 3849 Mt. Diablo Blvd. There will be a presentation of "How Contra Costa County's Two Water ...

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  13. Can a 'bankers' oath' really stop lies and scandals in the industry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to flags and all sorts of things, but it may or may not affect their behaviour," says Gini Graham Scott, a Lafayette, Calif.-based consultant specializing in business and work relationships, and author of The Truth About Lying: Why and How We All Do ...

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  14. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Civic Pride Foundation donates to playground projectRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... community service with primary financial support from the Way Side Inn Thrift Shop, 3521 Golden Gate Way in Lafayette, grants and donations. Gifts of new backpacks and school supplies for "Operation Backpack" have been collected and volunteers are ...

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  15. Northgate High team wins Rep. George Miller's Congressional App contestRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... from Campolindo High School in Moraga; and the "Gravity!" app, created by Marc Davis from Acalanes High School in Lafayette, won staff favorite. Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold ...

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  16. How to Explain Your Team's StrengthsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Financial Planning

    ... advisor in the group - and that they understand the team's approach. Lynn Ballou of Ballou Plum Wealth Advisors in Lafayette, Calif., has operated her practice with her partner Marilyn Plum since 1996. In relating to clients, she views their roles ...

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  17. Benicia Waterfront Festival draws hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Ceramics vendors, wood crafters selling birdhouses, wine cabinets and other items, gourmet oils and vinegars and a Lafayette-based artist who raises small jellyfish out of which are created colorful sculptures and paperweights. Benicia's Thomas ...

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  18. Fire damages Lafayette homeRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | SFGate

    ... PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- A three-alarm fire damaged at least one home and burned roughly two acres of wildlands in Lafayette before fire crews brought it under control Friday evening, officials said. The fire, which started at a home on Monticello Road ...

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  19. Structure fire burns in LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | KTVU Oakland

    Contra Costa fire officials tell KTVU the three-alarm fire was burning a home on Monticello Road near Glen Road.

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  20. Who's Hiring in Lamorinda: 24 Hour Fitness; Litman Gregory; NannyRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    For those seeking work in Lafayette, Moraga or Orinda - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here's a list of local job openings.

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