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Superheroes at First Friday at Walnut Creek's Bedford Gallery
At the free First Tuesday family event at the Bedford Gallery in the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek, Emilio Gaviria, 3, above left, of Walnut Creek, shows off his "Flash" superhero mask, as his nanny Gray Morales breaks out in laughter, while Felicia Conneely, of Moraga, left, helps her daughter Sinead Conneely, 4, make a Captain America drawing. As part of the gallery's current My Hero! exhibit of superheroes that continues through March 20, kids made masks and shields and took part in superhero activities Dan Rosenstrauch/Staff photos
An elderly motorist who slammed into a Walnut Creek store on Tuesday upon experiencing confusion has to have his driving abilities reevaluated by the DMV, a police lieutenant said Thursday
An Elk Grove man was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound after deputies responded to a gym in unincorporated Walnut Creek Monday morning, a Contra Costa Sheriff's Office spokesman said.
( 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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Super Bowl 50: Celebrity sightings and sounds of Super Bowl week
Super Bowl 50: When celebrities overrun the Bay Area for a week.