15 Sep 2014
79° Clear
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by alvin_lui
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by duckodilehunt
Patch Instagram photo by tiffanyallan3
Patch Instagram photo by tiffanyallan3
Patch Instagram photo by tiffanyallan3

Most Recent

Suspected Serial Burglar From Walnut Creek Arrested After Orinda Break-In

Suspected Serial Burglar From Walnut Creek Arrested After Orinda Break-In

Police said Kyle Facchin, 30, is connected to numerous burglaries throughout Contra Costa County.
Newly Crowned Miss America Is Formerly From Walnut Creek!

Newly Crowned Miss America Is Formerly From Walnut Creek!

Kira Kazantsev, 22, graduated from Las Lomas High School, and competed as Miss New York, where she attended college.
Lafayette Art & Wine Festival Is This Weekend - Sept 20 (10-7) & Sept 21 (10-6)

Lafayette Art & Wine Festival Is This Weekend - Sept 20 (10-7) & Sept 21 (10-6)

Sept 20 (10am-6pm) & Sept 21 (11am-6pm). 4 Stages, 20 live bands, 260+ Artists, KidZone. Food, drink & fun. Free. www.lafayettefestival.com
Do You Know Your Medicare Rights?

Do You Know Your Medicare Rights?

One very important right is to get emergency care when and where you need it -- anywhere in the U.S.
Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Are YOU following the state's mandatory water use restrictions?
Food Drive Underway to Help Local Families

Food Drive Underway to Help Local Families

The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano serves 1 in 8 people throughout the region
Laptop Lounge Teams with City of Walnut Creek to Host Centennial Comedy Show

Laptop Lounge Teams with City of Walnut Creek to Host Centennial Comedy Show

“100 Years of Work and Play,” in honor of Walnut Creek’s Centennial celebration.
Drivers License Tests Now Automated

Drivers License Tests Now Automated

The paper and pencil tests have been replaced
New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

It plugs a hole in existing law that left unpaid interns and volunteers vulnerable
Three Walnut Creek Businesses Cited for Selling Alcohol to Minors

Three Walnut Creek Businesses Cited for Selling Alcohol to Minors

A sting operation was conducted Friday night
Following Bad Tickets, Parking Meters Fixed

Following Bad Tickets, Parking Meters Fixed

The 'smart meters' were dumb, if the sensors were too sensitive
Road Closures This Evening

Road Closures This Evening

The Walnut Festival Twilight Parade is this evening
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though
John Muir Unveils New Radiation Equipment for Cancer Patients

John Muir Unveils New Radiation Equipment for Cancer Patients

It reduces treatment times from 30 to 60 minutes down to just 5 to 20 minutes
Inviting Cooperation: A Parenting with Positive Discipline Introductory Workshop with Marcilie Smith Boyle at Communication Works on 09/25

Inviting Cooperation: A Parenting with Positive Discipline Introductory Workshop with Marcilie Smith Boyle at Communication Works on 09/25

Inviting Cooperation: A Parenting with Positive Discipline™ Introductory Workshop with Marcilie Smith Boyle at Communication Works on 09/25
'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

Each year in California, more than 100 people are killed and hundreds of thousands more are injured in bicycle collisions.
Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Pros: clean natural gas replaces coal to generate electricity. Cons: health risk to neighbors of fracking.
Save Mount Diablo Bicycle Challenge Sunday, October 5, 2014

Save Mount Diablo Bicycle Challenge Sunday, October 5, 2014

Enjoy the sight on Mount Diablo
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA
BART Board to Receive Report on Avoiding Future Strikes

BART Board to Receive Report on Avoiding Future Strikes

There's a long list of changes that need to be made