( Courtesy of Julie Spector-Spragu )
Contra Costa: Bentley students travel to world's largest physics lab in Switzerland
Bentley Upper School students travel to world's largest physics laboratory
Planning Commissioners recommend that City Council approve the basic plans for a new six-story Marriott Residence Inn 'transit-oriented extended-stay' hotel at North Main Street, Pringle Avenue and North California Boulevard, where a bank and a used-car business are now located.
The ultimate stage mother comes to town with her two young daughters as Contra Costa Musical Theatre presents "Gypsy" at Walnut Creek's Lesher Center for the Arts.
Bunny business Egg-stravaganza: 9 a.m. March 26, Heather Farm Park, 301 N. San Carlos Drive, Walnut Creek. Kids' Egg hunts, photos with Easter Bunny, face painting, crafts hosted by Bedford Gallery, music by Civic Arts Education.
Lafayette Art Gallery is closing March 31 After 17 years, the Lafayette Art Gallery is closing. The last day it is open to the public is March 31.Almost everything in the gallery -- paintings, sculpture, ceramics, glass works and jewelry -- is on sale at 25 percent off.
Take big step, cut back thirsty cropsAn essay in the Sunday, March 6, edition says California has a water shortage and the way to deal with it is to build more storage and expand delivery systems.
( T. Charles Erickson )
Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Sarah Palin wants to be a TV judge now
Sarah Palin is said to be in talks to start as a judge on a reality TV show -- no shine has no legal experience or training, why do you ask?