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1 hr ago | J
If you want to traffic in stereotypes, Elie Green, Ramona Rubin and Daniel Kosmal - the founders of Doc Green's, which makes healing cannabis ointments and lotions - look pretty much like what you might imagine when you hear, "Berkeley-based medical marijuana collective."
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4 hrs ago | Patch.com
Icy roadways in parts of the Bay Area Thursday morning resulted in some crashes and traffic slowdowns but no reports of injuries, according to the California Highway Patrol.
7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
The morning sun rises in the eastern skies, silhouetting a crane at the San Rafael Rock Quarry on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 near McNears Beach.
8 hrs ago | ClayCord.com
Walnut Creek Police are saying there is a large patch of black ice on Ygnacio Valley Rd. at Oakland Blvd. It's not black ice, just the regular stuff.
12 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
In a training exercise, Traci Cannon, of Concord, tends to mock patient Griffin Hill, 11, of Walnut Creek, as part of a triage unit during the Community Emergency Response Team exercise in downtown Concord in November.
You might describe Barbara Nelson as the Statue of Liberty for the East Bay. For 23 years, Nelson was the person who greeted immigrants who were fleeing persecution in Eastern Europe, Asia, Central America and South America.
After a train broke and got stuck in the Berkeley Hills tunnel, BART told its long-suffering passengers to "seek other means of transportation" Wednesday morning.
Jeff Koren is a quiet, private person. He doesn't like to talk about himself. He politely turns down requests to have his photo taken.
In the summer of 1994, Penny Ruhter and four other artists boldly placed a table with their artwork outside the Clay Arts Guild studio during the studio's sale.
The next regular City Council meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17 in the City Council chamber, 1666 N. Main St. More information about this meeting will be available after 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 by calling 925-943-5818 or at www.walnut-creek.org .
Kristina Lawson was unanimously selected Tuesday night as Walnut Creek's mayor for the next year.
The Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek chapter of the American Association of University Women will present its Holiday Home Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14. Tickets are $30, and seniors 65 and older are $25, if purchased before Dec. 6. Thereafter, they are $35 and $30, respectively.
She's adjusting well to her new home after the Concord resident adopted her last month from the Martinez Animal Shelter.
The search for a new job is a sometimes daunting task, but Walnut Creek Patch is making it a little easier by posting some jobs open in town.
Walnut Creek, CA: Defrauding elderly Americans of their life savings is a multibillion-dollar problem in the United States.
The idea started with a visit to Japantown in San Francisco. Amy Bower took her two daughters to that part of the city a number of years ago along with some foreign exchange students from Japan.
Freeze Warning for Contra Costa County was issued at December 05 at 12:42PM PST