( Walnut Creek International Short )
Walnut Creek International Short Film Festival on May 1-3
Screenings of documentaries, kids and family, world cinema
Acalanes High School District officials have saddled taxpayers with exorbitantly expensive debt and are now trying to borrow more money. It's time to tell taxpayers and voters the truth.
Officers were called at 12:27 a.m. to Interstate 680 south near Geary Road for a report of a hit-and-run crash involving a tan, four-door BMW, according to the California Highway Patrol.
(Jay R. Brooks)
Brooks on Beer: Smoked beer
Ever heard of rauchbier? It's a smoky beer that goes well with barbecue and smoked meats.
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'The Avengers: Age of Ultron" already cleaning up overseas
New Disney/Marvel blockbuster doing well in South Korea, Britain and Russia, among others.