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Finding their art enclave
Sculptors share vision in making a place to 'live,' not just work
Despite higher overtime costs, the district -- which has experienced severe financial struggles in recent years -- is projecting a sizable surplus by the end of June
Described as "one part lasagna, one part kreplach (small dumplings) and two parts Prozac," the international hit comedy "My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy" comes to Walnut Creek in March.
Arts Notes: Wind Symphony's French interlude; Orinda High School Visual Arts competition; A duo's reunion concert
Walnut CreekWind Symphony to perform music of French composersThe Contra Costa Wind Symphony will presents an evening of music by French composers and other composers' impressions of everything French during a March 8 concert at the Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive in Walnut Creek.
News Briefs -- Walnut Creek history tours return; Lafayette Police Officer of the Year named; hillside study session in Moraga
LAFAYETTEPolice Officer of the Year, volunteers recognizedA number of police officers and volunteers were honored by the city Feb. 23. Lafayette police officer Mike Marshall was named the city's officer of the year.
Walnut Creek City Council: 6 p.m. (7 p.m. open session) March 3, city council chamber, 1666 N. Main St. More information about the next meeting will be available after 2 p.
Letters to the Walnut Creek Journal/Lamorinda Sun -- Abhors columnist's words on feral cats; 'green energy' shenanigans; Middle East chaos
Columnist's words about feral cats 'callous'In regards to Kelly Collins' response to Tom Barnidge (Jan. 18 CCT) regarding his remarks about feral cats -- Thank you, Kelly, for your compassion and understanding of the lives of these feral cats.
WALNUT CREEKThe following excerpts were taken from the Walnut Creek police log:Wednesday, FEB. 11 vandalism: Profanity was keyed into a red Chevy pickup between 8 a.
(Craig Kohlruss/Fresno Bee)
Vet offers tips to stop cats from scratching furniture
A retired veterinarian gives us her best advice on furniture scratching and scratching posts.
(Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
Lupita Nyong'o's expensive Oscar dress stolen
“12 Years a Slave” actress loses now-famous Academy Awards dress that’s made out of 6,000 pearls.