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Police Activity – Not Earthquakes – Blamed For East Bay BART Trains Delays

Police activity at the Lafayette BART station caused major delays for trains Wednesday morning, an agency dispatcher said.

05/06/2015

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Lafayette City Leaders Considering Rent-Increase Moratorium In Possible First Step Toward Rent Control

Rents are soaring in Lafayette, and complaints from residents are prompting city leaders to consider a moratorium on increases.

04/29/2015

A platform at MacArthur BART station is crowded with passengers bound for San Francisco, January 14, 2015. (CBS SF)

BART Riders Exposed To Measles From Infected LinkedIn Employee During Morning, Evening Commutes

Bay Area Rapid Transit riders may have been exposed to measles last week from a passenger traveling between the East Bay and San Francisco, according to public health officials.

02/11/2015

According to the CHP, a baby was born along Highway 24 near the Interstate 680 interchange on the evening of January 15, 2015. (Bay City News Service)

Second Baby In 2 Days Born On Shoulder Of Highway 24 In Lafayette

A baby born on the side of state Highway 24 in Lafayette Thursday evening was the second such high-speed freeway delivery in the area in less than 48 hours, according to the California Highway Patrol.

01/15/2015

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Baby Born Inside Car On Shoulder Of Highway 24 In Lafayette ‘Doing Great’

A baby boy born inside a car on the shoulder of state Highway 24 in Lafayette Wednesday is healthy and “doing great,” according to the California Highway Patrol.

01/14/2015

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Suspected Package Thieves Arrested On Christmas Eve With Goods From 5 Bay Area Cities

Two suspected package thieves were arrested Christmas Eve in Livermore.

12/25/2014

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Man Possibly Suffering Dementia Found In Lafayette; Doesn’t Know Name

Police are trying to find the family of a man found lost in Lafayette who appears to be suffering from dementia.

11/12/2014

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Coalition Of Parents Shocked To Discover Planned Parenthood Teaching Sex Ed At East Bay Schools

A coalition of high school parents in the East Bay said they were shocked and upset to find out Planned Parenthood was teaching sex education classes to their children.

11/05/2014

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Judge Sentences Lafayette Venture Capitalist To 2 Years For Wire Fraud Scheme

The former CEO of a Walnut Creek and Lafayette-based venture capital firm was sentenced in an Oakland courtroom Wednesday to two years in prison and ordered to pay $1.3 million in restitution for a wire fraud scheme he devised to pay off personal debts

10/29/2014

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Stolen Car Driver Arrested After Highway 24 Chase, Crash In Orinda

A Martinez man was arrested Tuesday morning after allegedly crashing a stolen car while fleeing police on state Highway 24 in Lafayette and Orinda.

10/21/2014

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