Sunday May 12
Rubber Chickens, a Pirate and Old Favorites Enliven Saturday's Kensington Carnival
By Schuyler Wijsen The Kensington Elementary School carnival was spectacular, from the new booths like Winner, Winner Chicken Dinner to old favorites like the cake walk.
Sunday May 12
New Prelim Hearing Date for Albany Woman Accused of Murder
Some readers have asked when the preliminary hearing will be held for Diane Sydenham of Albany, who has been charged with murdering a retired Kensington psychologist.
Tue May 07, 2013
Kensington Hilltop Locked Down While Police Search for Burglar
Knesington Hilltop School was locked down briefly this morning, Tuesday, while police searched for a man who had broken into a nearby home on Highland Boulevard, police said.
Retrofitting Expert Gives Talk on Making Your Home Safer
From Kensington Police Department: Learn to seismically retrofit your home during a talk by retrofit expert Howard Cook.
Sat May 04, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in California
Targeted News Service Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 4 -- The following federal patents were awarded to inventors in California.
Thu May 02, 2013
Police Calls: Burglar Chased from Home, 2 Cars Stolen
The following information was obtained from the Albany Police Department 's daily incident log and its arrest reports.
Wed May 01, 2013
Stege Sanitary District Celebrates 100 Years of Service
From a Stege Sanitary District press release: Stege Sanitary District is hosting an open house to celebrate the district's 100 anniversary this year.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
San Francisco Bay View
Erotic literature wit' novelist Mary Honey B Morrison
I once was told that reading was the theater of the imagination and, probably because it was introduced to me at an early age by my parents, it has always been one of my favorite pastimes.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Chris Treadway: Jackson Browne to headline May 12 benefit show in Kensington
Singer/songwriter Jackson Browne will play a return engagement at the Coventry Grove amphitheater in Kensington on at 3 p.m. May 12 to benefits Wavy Gravy's Camp Winnarainbow.
Get Rid of Outdated Meds on Saturday, April 27
Local residents have two options for getting rid of expired, unused or unwanted prescription medications on Saturday, April 27, National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Community Members Honored at Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet
The Wheaton & Kensington Chamber of Commerce held its 29th Annual Community Awards Banquet at Hollywood East in Wheaton Wednesday night.
Visions for Vacancies: Former Montclair Malt Shop
After 33 years in business the Montclair Malt Shop closed last February. What would you like to see in this spot? The Montclair Malt Shop was located at 2066 Mountain Blvd in Montclair.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Hercules poised to terminate long-standing police dispatch relationship with Pinole
The city is poised to break up a more-than-30-year marriage and replace Pinole as its police dispatch service partner to save money.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Ventura County Star
New West Symphony is cultural treasure
I am speaking of the New West Symphony Orchestra. It is completing its 18th season this year in two locations in Ventura County: at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center on May 10 and at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza on May 11.