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  1. Tuesday: Services for Charlotte Jelich, former Portola Valley residentRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Almanac

    A graveside service for Charlotte Jelich, wife of Ed Jelich, is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Lafayette, California. Ms. Jelich died Feb. 2 at the age of 97. Ed Jelich, who grew up on the Jelich Ranch in what is now Portola Valley, met Charlotte at San Jose State University, where she was majoring in home economics.

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  2. Boston College Baseball: Constructing the Birdball Roster - LeftiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | BC Interruption

    ... athletes are recruited to play for the 300-plus baseball teams in Division I. Or maybe it'll be Zach Stromberg. A Lafayette, California product, he was part of an Acalanes High School squad that was a two-time North Coast Section champion. He was ...

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  3. East Bay School Districts Crippled by Shortage of School Bus DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | NBC Bay Area

    ... Districts in Lafayette, Orinda and Moraga are struggling to find enough school bus drivers because officials say private companies are luring them away with higher wages and better benefits. Elyce Kirchner reports. (Published Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016) ...

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  4. Curtain Calls by Sally Hogarty: 'Hot August Night' in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    ... 5420 Nave Drive, in Novato. Call 415-883-4498 or go to www.novatotheatercompany.org . Congratulations to Lafayette resident Nina Meehan's Bay Area Children's Theatre whose advanced performers troupe won an award for Excellence in Dance at the Junior ...

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  5. Assistance League Way Side Inn Thrift Shop Volunteers Saddle Up for Pioneer Days & Western RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Patch.com

    Member volunteers at Assistance LeagueA Way Side Inn Thrift Shop, located at 3521 Golden Gate Way, in Lafayette, urge you to "Go West!"-west on Highway 24, that is. The Pioneer Days & Western Roundup event will gallop into town starting on Tuesday, February 2. Women's and girls' handmade, three piece pioneer outfits that include a dress, a bonnet, and an apron will go quickly.

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  6. What's in a name? Lafayette listing on Happy Valley Road knowsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | SFGate

    Twice a week, The Chronicle features a home on the market that caught our eye for its architecture, history or character. More photos: www.sfgate.com/columns/walkthrough Description: Contemporary design and expanded space await inside this five-bedroom on a 1.24-acre lot along the aptly named Happy Valley Road.

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  7. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Women's conference for enrichment, networkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Contra Costa Times

    ... by a French chef, live and silent auctions, and dancing to live music beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Lafayette Community Center, 500 St. Marys Road, in Lafayette. Tickets are $85. Email Annabelle Hall at [email protected] or call ...

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  8. Moraga looking at surveillance camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Contra Costa Times

    Responding to some residents who want surveillance cameras around Moraga, lawmakers recently agreed to make it a town goal to install at least five camera systems this year. If approved, Moraga would join neighboring Lafayette and Orinda in amping up security with the use of video surveillance.

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  9. What's in a name? Lafayette listing on Happy Valley Road knowsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | SFGate

    Twice a week, The Chronicle features a home on the market that caught our eye for its architecture, history or character. More photos: www.sfgate.com/columns/walkthrough Description: Contemporary design and expanded space await inside this five-bedroom on a 1.24-acre lot along the aptly named Happy Valley Road.

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  10. Lafayette: New Eagle Scouts in Troop 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Inside Bay Area

    Kyle Stephan Everly, Connor Atkinson Williams, Nicholas "Nico" Peter Brightbill and Anthony "TJ" Henry Low Jr. have each earned the rank of Eagle Scout, presented in Court of Honor ceremonies Jan. 10, at St. Perpetua Church, in Lafayette. To become an Eagle Scout, a candidate must earn a minimum of 21 merit badges, including 13-Eagle-required badges, demonstrate leadership and Scout spirit, and successfully complete a community service project.

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  11. Contra Costa County: Bring Your Parent to Work DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Inside Bay Area

    ... of our culture," she says. "We were taught that it was important to lend a hand to your fellow man." Meanwhile, Lafayette resident Susan Zib took the day off work as an art teacher in Orinda to package food, charged with holding the plastic bag ...

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  12. WCPD: Pleasant Hill Man Arrested After Foot Pursuit - Stolen Mail DiscoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | ClayCord.com

    ... Hill. Phillips was found to be in possession of stolen mail and packages from several residences in Walnut Creek, Lafayette and Pleasant Hill, police said. Phillips was booked into the county jail in Martinez on several charges, including resisting ...

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  13. Larry Raspberry returns to Memphis for some High Steppin' and Fancy Dancin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    ... Buffett "Dixie Diner," and Carl Perkins "Let's Get Upset." Don't miss the return of Larry Raspberry to Memphis and Lafayette's Music Room in Overton Square Sunday, January 31st from 4 pm to 7 pm. As Bobby Lane said, "So glad Lafayette is carrying on ...

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  14. Happy Birthday, Assistance League of Diablo Valley's The Kids On The BlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Patch.com

    ... learn about Assistance League of Diablo Valley's nine other philanthropic programs, funded by its thrift shop in Lafayette, and its recently awarded GuideStar Exchange gold participation level status, please visit this website: ...

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  15. Portion of Lafayette-Moraga Regional Trail closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Inside Bay Area

    ... until crews can repair the path, Jones said. The 7.65-mile trail begins at the Olympic Boulevard staging area in Lafayette and ends at the Valle Vista staging area in Moraga. District officials don't yet know the estimated cost of repairs. The fixes ...

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  16. Elective Politics' Darkest HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Real Clear Politics

    ... candidate Richard Nixon. I was visiting my grandfather at his combination Texaco gas station and hardware store in Lafayette, Calif., about 10 miles east of my home in Oakland. We heard a voice on a loudspeaker beckoning the folks to hear from Rep. ...

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  17. Emerging Markets Make Sense in a Down MarketRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | US News & World Report

    ... smartphones. This is accelerating as smartphone prices drop and mobile broadband spreads," says Kevin Carter, the Lafayette, California, founder of the Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce exchange-traded fund (ticker: EMGG). EMGG offers exposure ...

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  18. BBFreshman Q&A: Zach StrombergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Boston College Eagles

    . The Lafayette, Calif., native learned a few things in his first year at The Heights, including the rigors of collegiate fall ball, competing in the Atlantic Coast Conference and his sleeping habits. The Diablo-Football Athletic League MVP, who also ...

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  19. Assemblywoman Baker, state Sen. Glazer to hold town hall Jan. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... and ban some military assault weapons, according to a news release. Additional town halls will be held Feb. 3, in Lafayette; Feb. 11 in Moraga, and March 5, in Walnut Creek.

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  20. Outdoor Offsite Team Building Company, Paleoventures, To Participate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Outdoor offsite team building company, Paleoventures, will be a participating vendor in Lafayette, Calif's. April 26, 2015 Earth Day Festival.

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