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Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 19--BRENTWOOD -- The worlds of art and technology are intersecting at Heritage High School, where students now need a smartphone to fully appreciate some of their classmates' creativity.
Mount Diablo Peace Center 55 Eckley Lane / Walnut Blvd., near Ygnacio Valley Road Walnut Creek, CA 94596 MIKO PELED: The author of the autobiographical book "The General's Son" will share his vision for transforming the Israeli apartheid system into a secular democracy.
Police are investigating whether the shooting death of a 28-year-old man is related to the second shooting of a 71-year-old man who reported a burglary at his Richmond home early this morning, a police spokeswoman said.
This is an excerpt of On Assignment, education writer Theresa Harrington's blog on Contra Costa County schools.
After a bold and extreme season of competition, three artists remain in the fight for the title of season 6 Face Off champion - George Schminky of Walnut Creek, CA by way of Puerto Rico; Rashaad Santiago of Bronx, NY; and Tyler Green of Litchfield, CT.
This long, quiet hallway is in the Aspen Surgery Center at John Muir Hospital in Walnut Creek.
Upcoming family-fun events for Easter around Walnut Creek: Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt , Walnut Creek -- Saturday, April 19, 9 a.m. at Heather Farm Park on 301 North San Carlos Drive.
Interned in 1943 at Theresienstadt, the so-called "show camp" outside Prague, composer Viktor Ullmann and librettist Peter Kien took aim at the Nazis by creating a satirical opera.
Police on Thursday released surveillance pictures of two males considered persons of interest in a shooting outside a Target store in Richmond earlier this week.
KTVU has learned that BART will be cited by Cal/OSHA for three willful and serious violations in the deaths of two BART workers on tracks in Walnut Creek last October.
An Antioch man accused of robbing a cell phone store at gunpoint crashed a motorcycle while officers chased him and was arrested Wednesday night, police said.
Concord High School hosts an inaugural Car, Truck and Bike Show on April 19, at the school, 200 Concord Blvd., Concord.
Richmond city leaders seemed dismayed last week when they paged through next year's budget and found a $7 million deficit awaiting them.
To fulfill a state mandate, the district recently completed its Local Control Accountability Plan.