( SUSAN POLLARD )
CoCo grand jury: Marsh Creek could host more inmates

2014-15 report says upgrades at rural minimum-security facility could ease crowding at County Jail in Martinez 
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society invites everyone to kick off East Bay's "Light The Night" on 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8 at the Lawrence Hall of Science, 1 Centennial Drive in Berkeley.  
 
Despite opposition from a local neighborhood group, Contra Costa supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to allow a developer to build a six-story, 200 unit apartment building adjacent to the Pleasant Hill BART Station  
 
Despite opposition from a local neighborhood group, Contra Costa supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to allow a developer to build a six-story, 200 unit apartment building adjacent to the Pleasant Hill BART Station  
 
Local area baseball players now in the minor leagues  
 
WALNUT CREEK -- Shortly before 8 p.m., flickering flames were passed from hand to hand, light meant to illuminate a close community's loss, and show resolve in a loved one's absence.  
 
Janice De Jesus
CC14 group's August show, in various media; 'Whatever the artists choose to portray in their visual universe'  
 
City Council adds electronic smoking devices to existing rules regulating tobacco use.  
 
How does that work? You know, because you made it  
 
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The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano recently celebrated 40 years of dedicated service to our communities to feed our hungry neighbors with the "Nourish Gala," inaugurated in May to thank supporters, raising spirits and more than $125,000.  
 
(Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)
Want modern grange? Try Shed in Healdsburg

So much more than an award-winning cafe, Shed is an ode to local farming -- a market, flower shop, coffee bar, fermentation bar, garden shop and community gathering space and more. 
(Kevin Winter)
Is Ben Affleck dating kids' nanny?

The actor's reps deny a report that he started to get close with his kids' 28-year-old nanny during his separation from Jennifer Garner.