• Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage - 05/23/2015 08:59 AM PDT

    Talk Back: Fighting ISIS
    Do you believe in the U.S. strategy in its fight against ISIS?

    (Tell us why or why not?)
    ( JANE TYSKA )
    Taste of Lafayette: Wine, food and friends

    Hilary Mrachek, left center, Heather Delaplane, center -- both of Lafayette -- and friends sample wine during the 13th annual Taste of Lafayette wine and beer reception at Lafayette Plaza Park on Tuesday. Jane Tyska/Staff photos 
    'Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude' to touch on physical benefits of emphasizing being grateful  
    Concert at church Master artists concert: 10:30 a.m. May 22, Grace Presbyterian Church, 2100 Tice Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek. Music by Contra Costa Performing Arts Society.  
    lafayetteThe Lafayette could not provide police log call information this week.Moraga The following excerpts are from the Moraga police log:Monday, may 11 grand theft: Someone accessed a second story balcony in the 1300 block of Camino Peral using a commercial ladder sometime overnight and stole a  
    City leaders to discuss funding major projects backed by residents  
    Sam Richards
    Happy 25th Anniversary to Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa, Inc. for providing a lifeline to our seniors, helping them remain in their own homes to age in place with nutritious hot meals and a friendly smile from dedicated volunteers.  
    Sam Richards
    Show a tribute to the landmark that defines the East Bay's urban-rural atmosphere  
    Sam Richards
    PUG RESCUEPetunia is a 7-year-old black, female pug. She was turned in to Pug Rescue along with a boy pug when their owner lost her house. Petunia has been spayed, microchipped and is up to date with her shots.  
    Doug Duran
    New attractions for 2015 include expanded PetFest  
    LAFAYETTEEmergency rent moratorium discussion continues May 26Lawmakers will get their first look at a temporary emergency moratorium on rent increases at the May 26 city council meeting.  
    ( Jeffrey R. Staab )
    David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

    Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.