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Lafayette: A guitars-and-drums battleground
The Lafayette Library and Learning Center hosted its second annual Battle of the Bands on Saturday.
LAFAYETTE -- Acalanes Union High School District board members have unanimously approved $15 million in bond anticipation notes -- in effect, a loan to the district -- to complete a number of projects throughout the district, while awaiting court permission to issue the last $15 million in bonds
SAN RAMON -- Acalanes scored 29 unanswered points against host Dougherty Valley to win 36-22 and stay unbeaten in Diablo Foothill Athletic League play.
Building cookstoves in Calhuitz: A Lafayette high schooler's experience leading a health project in rural Guatemala
Lamorinda Briefs, Oct. 17 -- Students create online voter election guide; 'Res Run' hits the streets Oct. 26; Orinda seminar about long-term care
LAMORINDAStudents create voter guide spread sheetIn preparation for the upcoming election, a group of Campolindo High School students created a voter guide spread sheet showing the various endorsements from local and statewide groups for candidates and propositions in Lamorinda's communities.
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Review: 'Birdman' soars with innovative brilliance
With a cast that includes Michael Keaton, Emma Stone, Edward Norton, Naomi Watts and Zach Galifianakis, this surreal head-tripper is one of 2014's most innovative movies, an energetic and exciting existential black comedy that's challenging yet accessible and wildly successful in the risks it takes.
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George Clooney's wife Amal Clooney named most powerful woman in London
Malala Yousafzai, Victoria Beckham and Kate Bush also make list.