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  1. Arts Notes: Walnut Creek and Lamorinda Dec. 15 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The final performances of Center REPertory's holiday production of "Scrooge" are through Dec. 17, in the Hofmann Theatre, at the Lesher Center for Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, in Walnut Creek. The classic Dickens story about a miserly old man who hates Christmas and his redemption after visits from the Ghosts of Christmas past, present and future, is directed by Scott Denison.

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  2. Curtain Calls by Sally Hogarty: New look for old Fire HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Big changes are in the works for the quaint old Fire House at 1948 Oak Park Blvd ., in Pleasant Hill. Owned for many decades by Diablo Theatre Company, formerly known as Diablo Light Opera Company, the former fire station has new owners and a new look.

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  3. What's HappeningRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email [email protected] to request a form. Put "What's Happening" in the subject line.

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  4. Around Danville: At 93, this neighbor still keeps town's wheels turningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Bay Area

    Last month's heartwarming tree lighting ceremony was another reflection of the efforts of dedicated residents who make this town a special place, and Nita Parsons, 93, is very much among them. Parsons contributions are on display on the walls of her home, and include Certificates of Appreciation from the Lions Club Annual Speakers Program ; Citizen of the Year ; Alamo Rotary ; Diablo Foundation For The Aging ; local Parks & Recreation ; Proclamation ; Soroptimist International of Americas ; California State Legislature ; Danville Senior Escort Program; U.S. Justice Foundation ; City of Hope; Heritage Foundation's Leaders Club; Calif Garden Club ; Tahoe National Forest ; Diablo Women's Garden Club; and League of Women Voters.

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  5. Beacon lighted once a year to honor survivors of 1941 Japanese Naval base attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Inside Bay Area

    The annual ceremony to honor servicemen and women who survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor will take place Thursday afternoon at Cal State East Bay, off Ygnacio Valley Road in Concord, and will be keyed to the annual lighting of the Mt. Diablo beacon.

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  6. Around Alamo: Wine and roses set tone for Childrena s Hospital galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 | Inside Bay Area

    The holidays are not the only time to give back, and the Rowan Branch benefiting UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland works tirelessly throughout the year to help raise funds for that facility. Last month, more than 150 guests attended their gala, the Red, White and Ros Gala des Enfants at Diablo Country Club Rowan members Sharon Burke and Eileen Caponio co-chaired the event, and the two Alamo residents praised the efforts of committee members, stating that many months and long hours were spent leading up to the festive and successful Nov. 4 evening.

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  7. 'Eternal Light' is theme of Contra Costa Chorale fall concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    The Contra Costa Chorale will present its fall concert at performances on Dec. 9 and 10, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first performance of Morten Lauridsen's "Lux Aeterna" by the Los Angeles Master Chorale in 1997. The Eternal Light concert will include pieces from the Renaissance to the 21st century, each referencing the theme of light.

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  8. Lafayette may buy former Blockbuster site to build city hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    If the price is right, the city may buy the former Blockbuster video site on Oak Hill Road to build a city hall. After years of considering the financial advantages of renting versus owning office space, in September the City Council agreed to explore opportunities to purchase a building or develop a property for a maximum of $9 million or $10 million.

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  9. Arts notes: Holiday classic 'Scrooge' coming to LesherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Inside Bay Area

    Center REPertory's holiday production of "Scrooge" is being performed through Dec. 17, in the Hofmann Theatre, at the Lesher Center for Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, in Walnut Creek. The classic Dickens story about a miserly old man who hates Christmas and his redemption after visits from the Ghosts of Christmas past, present and future, is directed by Scott Denison.

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  10. Berkeley/West County letters: Republican plan will insure fewer, increase costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Inside Bay Area

    Some have asked if the GOP health plan really is that bad. Yes, it is that bad. The mandate is an incentive for young, healthy individuals to get coverage.

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  11. Curtain Calls by Sally Hogarty: Plenty of holiday fare for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Inside Bay Area

    Blessed with a plethora of holiday entertainment, the Bay Area has so many wonderful things to choose from that it can present a challenge to theatergoers. So why not really get into the holiday spirit and see several! Onstage Theatre starts things off with "Christmas Belles" running Dec. 1-9, at the Martinez Campbell Theater, 636 Ward St., in Martinez.

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  12. Rains close out holiday weekend; chill to return this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Inside Bay Area

    Moderate to heavy rain should close out the long Thanksgiving weekend with a series of scattered downpours across the Bay Area, but cooler and drier weather is due for the coming workweek, the National Weather Service said Sunday. Scattered downpours drenched the North and East bays and drizzled down over stretches of the South Bay late Sunday, with precipitation expected to tail off regionally by midmorning Monday.

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  13. Adopt a black cat, visit with Santa's favorite reindeer, learn about tarantulasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 24 | Inside Bay Area

    Throughout November, any animal at the Antioch Shelter, can be adopted for the reduced fee of $50. See our calendar listings for more adoption and pet-related events.

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  14. Letter: How about reckless mountain bikers and hikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | Inside Bay Area

    I agree with the authors of Nov. 13 commentary, "Reckless motorists on Mount Diablo endanger cyclists." Now, a word about reckless cyclists on Mount Diablo who endanger hikers: Almost all singletrack trails on Mount Diablo are off-limits to cyclists, yet they regularly ride on many of them.

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  15. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Seniors helping seniors with fashion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Inside Bay Area

    The Vintage Harmonic Trio, fron left, Maryann Tarantino, Santiago Martinez, and Joyce Martinez, will perform at the Clayton Valley WomenA a a s Club Holiday Luncheon on Dec. 12, at the Oakhurst Country Club. Sunny Singh, left, founder and CEO of Yours Humanly, from left, recently accepted a $2,500 grant from Trudy Triner, president, and Fletcher Tyler, on behalf of the Rotary Club of Walnut Creek.

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  16. Carriage rides, carolers and cookies featured in the annual holiday celebrations.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Jennifer Banta, of Concord, and her son Jacob, 6, take a photo of themselves next to a Christmas tree during Concord's annual Tree Lighting and Mayor's Sing-Along held at Todos Santos Plaza in Concord, Calif., on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. The event featured performances by the Concord High Jazz Band, D'Ann's Academy of Dance, The Diablo Vista Chorus, Studio Fotographica Ballet, the Concord Salvation Army Band, Concord High School "Ladies First" choir, Mt.

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  17. East Contra Costa letters: Happy Consumerist HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Ahhh, it's that wonderful time of the year, when we sit down with friends and family and give thanks for all our blessings. Then get up from the table, go out and violently assault anyone who gets in our way as we greedily acquire more crap.

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  18. Tri-Valley letters: Clinton-Russia-uranium deal fake newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Trump and his followers appear to be all upset that the government is investigating the Russian interference in our elections but not Hillary's sale of 20 percent of American uranium to Russia. There's a reason it is not being investigated: It's because it isn't true.

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  19. Tree lighting, holiday home tour, jewelry show among option of activities.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Inside Bay Area

    There's a plethora of exciting events to look forward to around Alamo to celebrate the upcoming season. It seems that no sooner are the Thanksgiving leftovers picked over that we turn our focus to the holidays.

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  20. Fire crews respond to heavy smoke at downtown Lafayette restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Fire crews responded Wednesday morning to heavy smoke at a downtown restaurant, a dispatcher for the Contra Costa Fire Protection District said. Firefighters saw smoke both inside and outside the Rustic Tavern, at 3576 Mt.

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