A local USO show, 1940s style
'Operation Swingtime' a tribute to vets, active military
Residents in the Acalanes Union High School District who oppose the school board's decision to issue construction bonds that will exceed the tax rate promised in the 2008 Measure E ballot language can contest a request for validation of the bonds in Contra Costa County Superior Court by Aug. 18. The district filed a complaint earlier this month asking a judge to validate the issuance of $15 million in current interest bonds, even though the tax rate would exceed the $35.58 per $100,000 in assessed valuation voters were promised.
ARFBig 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.
Contra Costa Times editorial: Officials continue misleading public about school construction programs
LafayetteThe Lafayette police reports were not ready this week.MoragaThe following excerpts are from the Moraga police log:Wednesday, JULY 9 UNPERMITTED SOLICITORS: A resident in the Campolindo High area reported door-to-door solicitors.
Lamorinda Briefs, July 18 -- Moraga code enforcement procedures change; Lafayette reconsiders street-sweeping strategy
LaMORINDA'National Night Out' crime prevention Aug. 5All three cities are taking part this year in the National Night Out anti-crime event, this year set to begin at 8 p.
Letters to the Lamorinda Sun: Why no EBMUD rebate for fake turf?; why wouldn't high-speed rail make highways clearer?; Better input needed on Orinda's housing element
Check evidence on congestionIn a July 4 Times letter regarding the high-speed rail project, Dick Patterson stated, " ... it won't alleviate any of the congestion on our highways.
Lafayette Rec League -- Registration open for summer league for boys, grades 1-8. Season runs through July 31 with games on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
Art + Soul Oakland, Redwood City PAL Blues festival should delight music fans
Like blues and barbecue? Then check out these two upcoming festivals.
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See Photo: Beyonce denies divorce rumors via Instagram
Singers posts photo of her and Jay Z with their daughter, trying to end speculation that her marriage will end after summer tour.