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  1. 3 held in wild chase - suspects first spotted by Antioch'sRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    Antioch Police Chief Allan Cantando first spotted a stolen car that later crashed at the end of a high-speed chase. Three burglary suspects were arrested Thursday after they crashed their stolen car in Walnut Creek after a high-speed chase through Contra Costa County that began when they were spotted by Antioch's police chief, authorities said.

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  2. Pinole pit bull victim in critical, neighbor says dog wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | SFGate

    Animal control officers were trying to determine Monday whether criminal charges are warranted in a savage dog attack that left a Pinole woman clinging to life with deep wounds all over her body, including her face and neck. The male pit bull, a family pet, was euthanized Sunday after it mauled the 40-year-old woman inside her home on the 2700 block of Silverado Drive, a quiet, tree-lined street in a residential area of Pinole Valley.

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  3. Pet pit bull attacks, mauls womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | SFGate

    A Pinole woman was being treated for life-threatening injuries Sunday after she was attacked and mauled by the family's pet pit bull, investigators said. The 40-year-old resident was attacked inside the home on Silverado Drive, in the Pinole Valley area shortly before 10 a.m. and bitten on her legs, arms and face.

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  4. Attack on Hercules cul-de-sac leaves resident deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Leroy Sandoval , 58, didn't have a set time for when he left or returned to his home on a quiet cul-de-sac in Hercules. And that, neighbors say, could have played a role in an attack that left him dead and his girlfriend critically injured.

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  5. CEO's journey inspired 49ers great Ronnie LottRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | SFGate

    Aneel Bhusri, CEO of enterprise software company Workday in Pleasanton, Calif., talks during an interview on Monday, February 2, 2015. Aneel Bhusri , CEO of enterprise software company Workday in Pleasanton, Calif., walks through the office on Monday, February 2, 2015.

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  6. Visionary of the Year nominee Aneel Bhuri, Workday CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | SFGate

    Aneel Bhusri, CEO of enterprise software company Workday in Pleasanton, Calif., talks during an interview on Monday, February 2, 2015. Aneel Bhusri , CEO of enterprise software company Workday in Pleasanton, Calif., walks through the office on Monday, February 2, 2015.

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  7. Man killed in Bay Point shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | SFGate

    Contra Costa County deputies Saturday were investigating a shooting in Bay Point that left one man dead and a woman injured. The attack took place at the site where people had gathered Friday night to pay tribute to the victim of a shooting that happened at the same spot in 2009, sheriff's deputies said.

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  8. Shakewella s Jen Biesty to consult on striking new WalnutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | SFGate

    Shakewell executive chef Jen Biesty will be the consulting chef on spectacular new rooftop restaurant project planned for downtown Walnut Creek. The Top Chef alum will assist on the food program for Light House , which will occupy the top floor of the currently-under-construction three-story development at 1500 Mt.

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  9. This WeekRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | SFGate

    Jennifer Ashworth, left, as Cunegonde, Baker Peeples as Voltaire, Rick Williams as Pangloss and Samuel Faustine as Candide in Lamplighters' "Candide" Candide: Samuel Faustine plays the title role, Jennifer Ashworth and Amy Foote alternate in the vocally demanding role of his beloved Cunegonde, Rick Williams is their optimistic tutor Pangloss and music director Baker Peeples narrates as author Voltaire as the Lamplighters revel in the Royal National Theatre version of Leonard Bernstein's musical masterwork, with a book and lyrics by everyone from Hugh Wheeler and Richard Wilbur to Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker and Stephen Sondheim.

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  10. Rush-hour delivery: Baby born on side of Highway 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | San Francisco Chronicle

    A baby boy was delivered safe and sound as commute traffic rushed by on the side of Highway 24 on Wednesday morning, California Highway Patrol officials said. Dispatchers at the CHP communications center in Oakland received a 911 call from a man whose wife was going into labor on eastbound Highway 24 near the Acalanes Road exit in Lafayette around 7:30 a.m., said Officer John Fransen , a CHP spokesman.

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  11. '2 Pianos 4 Hands' Tom Frey puts on a show for TheatreWorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | SFGate

    Christopher Tocco stars and Tom Frey directs the TheatreWorks production of "2 Pianos 4 Hands," running through Feb. 8 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts. Playing the piano was something that Tom Frey had put behind him due to what he describes as a "crippling fear of playing in front of people."

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  12. Possible S.F. homicide suspect captured in Walnut CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | SFGate

    Police in Walnut Creek detained a possible homicide suspect from San Francisco who ran from officers Wednesday afternoon, prompting two schools to lock down, authorities said. Just before noon, Walnut Creek police officials alerted the community about the suspect, who they thought might be hiding in a neighbor's yard near Buena Vista Avenue and San Luis Road.

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  13. Clear viewing from Mount DiabloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | SFGate

    The view from Buckeye Hill at Shell Ridge, a view down the Briones-to-Mount Diablo Trail to the arrow spires of Castle Rocks -- with more geologic formations in the area -- and beyond to Mount Diablo State Park On a New Year's Day cold and clear across the Bay Area and Northern California, you could drive to the top of Mount Diablo for a world-class view from the summit viewing deck. Or you could explore the flank of Diablo above Walnut Creek and find one of the best trails around, leading past Castle Rocks and many more amazing formations.

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  14. Bay Area sites where history comes to the surfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | SFGate

    They range from simple ancient shells embedded in sandstone to rare bones of extinct whales. Many tales of finds are coming in after last week's story on how December's pounding winds and rains had unearthed fossils in the region.

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  15. Carpenter's career cut short by cancer, but help arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | SFGate

    Carlos Urrutia Felix does internet research for his car that needs repairs in his home Dec. 17, 2014 in Walnut Creek. In November, Felix had his one year celebration of being cancer free after getting diagnosed with kidney cancer.

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  16. Jealous Curator turns envy into blog, which leads to art showRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | SFGate

    Consider this Jealous Curator simmering with resentment no more. Canadian creative director Danielle Krysa began her blog of the same name six years ago, because she was green with envy about the artists she featured.

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    Nov 24, 2014 | SFGate

    Two more Northern California real estate investors have agreed to plead guilty to conspiring to rig bids at auctions on foreclosed property, bringing the total of admitted participants to 49, federal prosecutors said Monday. Su Chu Chou "Terry" Cheng and Chung Li "George" Cheng, both of Walnut Creek, will plead guilty to fraud charges involving real estate auctions in Alameda and Contra Costa counties between May 2008 and March 2011, the Justice Department officials said.

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  18. 'Nutcracker' roundup this holiday Read the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | SFGate

    ODC Dance brings KT Nelson's holiday classic, "The Velveteen Rabbit," to Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Nov. 28-Dec. 14. Smuin Ballet, "The Christmas Ballet, 2014 Edition": Again, this enterprising chamber dance company jumps first into the holiday dance pool. The classical half of the show gives you the late Michael Smuin's reverent candlelight procession and music by Bach and Mozart.

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    Nov 11, 2014 | SFGate

    Edward Stegge rehearses with fellow Diablo Ballet dancers for his final performance before retiring in the studio at Civic Arts Education in Walnut Creek, Calif. Monday, November 10, 2014.

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  20. Antioch, Pittsburg slaying victims Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | SFGate

    Cordell Flucas Jr., 32, of Bay Point was shot and killed in a parking lot on Somersville Road in Antioch about 11:30 a.m. Thursday. Officers found him unconscious with at least one wound to his torso.

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