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Walnut Creek, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Walnut Creek, CA include 94597, 94596, and 94598. The median home price in Walnut Creek is $539,000 which is roughly $413/per square foot. More Walnut Creek information.

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Pleasant Hill: East Bay Artists Guild's Senior Center moment

As a longtime member of the Pleasant Hill Senior Center, Walter Crew was thrilled when the new center opened in January 2013.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Pets of the Week: ARF and Maine Coon Adoptions

Big Ben is a 3-year-old social guy who loves attention, and also enjoys playtime with a cat wand toy! He is an all-around great tuxedo cat, suitable for a first-time cat guardian.

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Contra Costa Times

Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Kaiser's Mission Vision, Walnut...

Join the National Park Service for free campfire programs at 7 p.m. Saturdays, July 26 and Aug. 30; and at 6:30 p.m. Sept.

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Patch.com

Save The Date for 'National Night Out' in Walnut Creek

Announcement from the Walnut Creek Police Department: On Tuesday, August 5, neighborhoods throughout Walnut Creek are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the "31th Annual National Night Out" crime/drug prevention event.

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GlobeNewswire

Alamo Capital is the Distribution Agent on the New Issue of Western Hills Water District

There are no ratings for this new bond issue. Pricing will be announced Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Contra Costa Times

Walnut Creek firefighters rescue baby quail

DEAR JOAN: Our neighborhood borders the Sugarloaf Open Space and we all enjoy observing the wildlife and strive to live in harmony with it.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Coding classes: Students, dogged teachers overcome obstacles to add computer science classes

The cradle of techno-innovation, the Bay Area has fallen as flat as the rest of the country in one critical area: nurturing the next generation of cyber whizzes.

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Halfway To Concord

Ruth Bancroft Garden features Sculpture in the Garden

It was a warm summer evening featuring a gorgeous garden, beautiful sculptures, jazz, wine, and delicious New Orleans style Cajun food.

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Halfway To Concord

Acalanes School District attempts to muzzle opposition to sale of Measure E bonds

The Acalanes Union High School District has gone to court to muzzle opposition to its proposed sale of $15M of new Measure E bonds that opponents say violates the terms of the $93M Measure E passed in 2008.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Local investment fund accused of defrauding investors out of $700 million

In Walnut Creek, Calif., on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, John McGuire of Walnut Creek, has his photo taken next to letters and statements from a Lafayette based investment brokers firm that he and other investors say defrauded them out of more than $700 million.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Eye on the East Bay: Antioch and Richmond are stressed to the max

Stressed to the max: Antioch and Richmond. Two poles on opposite edges of Contra Costa County that share a great deal in common, including persistent problems in crime and higher poverty levels than most other area cities.

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Milpitas Post

Milpitas council advances Curtis Well Pump Station project

A city-owned water well off Curtis Avenue near Great Mall is being eyed for a new pump station that one day may supply more drinking water to residents and businesses.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Patch.com

Who's Hiring in Walnut Creek: Sequoia Surgical Pavilion; School District; Target

For those seeking work in Walnut Creek - 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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Contra Costa Times

Walnut Creek: Job fair for teachers Saturday at Brandman University

Teachers interested in finding new jobs are invited to a free Careers in Education job fair from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at Brandman University, 2950 Buskirk Avenue, Suite 200.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Marcie Geffner: Home equity loan, HELOC or cash-out refi?

Homeowners who want to cash out their equity might be puzzled by the advantages and disadvantages of their three choices: a home equity line of credit, home equity loan or cash-out refinance.

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Contra Costa Times

The East Bay Artists Guild's senior center moment

As a longtime member of the Pleasant Hill Senior Center, Walter Crew was thrilled when the new center opened in January 2013.

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Contra Costa Times

Transcript on the Road

During their annual "Sisters Trip + One" to Santa Barbara, from left, Judie Busch of Clayton, Diane Boyer of Santa Rosa, Barbara Nebeker of Concord, and Patricia Williams of Oakland, stopped at the Santa Barbara Mission where they caught up with the community news in the Concord Transcript.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Donations to historical society fundraiser matched

Concord Historical Society volunteers from left, Carole Kelsch, Barry Cunningham, Society president Carol Longshore, Vivian Boyd, Larry Prosper, Gloria Mattson, Evelyn Cunningham, Stan Gaunt and Isabel Hill are helping to raise funds to restore the historic Masonic Temple for use as a new Concord History Museum and Resource Center, and for ... (more)

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Walnut Creek Police Make Three Arrests in Connection with On-Going Narcotics Investigation

The Walnut Creek Police Department has been actively investigating narcotics trafficking in and around downtown nightclubs, bars and restaurants.

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Inside Bay Area

Barnidge: Facchini's death leaves an enormous vacuum in Walnut Creek

One of Primo Facchini's favorite stories was the time he missed a Walnut Creek City Council meeting and the city clerk called him to see if he was OK.

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