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Walnut Creek landmarks, then and now

Ron and Lisa Graydon of Concord, above, look at old photos of Walnut Creek at the Walnut Creek Historical Society booth at Walnut Creek's 100th anniversary celebration Saturday at Shadelands Ranch Museum. 
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Follow the live action in Game 3 of the World Series.

 

 
WALNUT CREEK -- The first phase of the Walnut Creek BART Transit Village will not be retail stores or apartments, but rather a new five-level parking garage.  
 
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WALNUT CREEK -- To help cut down on holidays stress, Walnut Creek is trying to ease parking headaches while drawing more downtown shoppers. In partnership with the business association Walnut Creek Downtown, the city will offer free valet service as well as free parking at city-owned garages on  
 
A DNA swab taken after his conviction in a 2012 assault links the inmate to a similar crime in 2010, for which he receives eight-year sentence.  
 
LAFAYETTE'California Oaks Series' photo exhibit now openThe exhibit "California Oaks Series," featuring local photographer Dave Dondero, is now on display at the Lafayette Library and Learning Center on Mt.  
 
Moraga couple spearheads bike distribution effort  
 
Local stars of the week include Acalanes' Casey Harrington and Campolindo's Olivia Price  
 
Council meeting ends with time capsule opening, closing  
 
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Home update stays true to historic roots

The 1926 five-bedroom, four-bath Spanish Revival house had not been touched in years, and it was in desperate need of an update. Although its new owners took 60 percent of the house down to the studs, for them the remodel was about staying true to the home's roots -- both architecturally and historically -- while bringing it into the 21st century. Check out how they did that. 
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'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.