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Jody Miranda (left), Teri Lineker (center) work side-by-side at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. (CBS)

Walnut Creek Woman Set For Life-Saving Kidney Donation From Longtime Friend, Co-Worker

A Walnut Creek woman who learned she had the same kidney disease that killed her grandfather, mother and uncle is getting a live-saving transplant from someone near to her, literally and figuratively.

10/15/2014

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Police Arrest Pleasant Hill Man Who Allegedly Booby-Trapped Home With Bombs After Attempting To Kidnap His Girlfriend

A Pleasant Hill man was arrested outside of his home after he allegedly tried to kidnap his girlfriend in Concord and officers found his residence had been booby-trapped with improvised explosive devices.

10/15/2014

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Recurring Head Lice Infestation Irritates Parents At Walnut Creek School

Parents of children at a Walnut Creek elementary school are outraged over what they say is a lack of information of a lice outbreak at the school.

10/14/2014

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Walnut Creek Ex-Cop Gets 1-Year Sentence For Beating Woman With Baseball Bat

A former Walnut Creek police officer was sentenced Friday to a year in jail and three years of probation with the possibility of electronic home detention two months after donning a mask and beating a woman with a baseball bat in Richmond in August.

10/10/2014

Warning sign for Ebola virus at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. (CBS)

East Bay Hospital Installs Ebola Virus Warning Signs

As the Ebola outbreak continues in West Africa, a Bay Area hospital has installed warning signs directed at people who have risk factors for the disease.

10/09/2014

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Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Arson After Fire Set At Walnut Creek Strip Mall

Police and fire officials are investigating a Sunday night suspicious fire that broke out at a Walnut Creek strip mall.

10/06/2014

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Halloween Guide To Parties, Haunted Houses, Pumpkin Patches And More

It is that spooky time of year again and we’ve put together a list of all the best parties, concerts, haunted houses, and pumpkin patches in the Bay Area!

10/03/2014

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Bay Area Pumpkin Patches

It is almost Halloween and that means it is time to carve a Jack-o-lantern. Here is a list of the pumpkin patches in your area!

10/03/2014

A woman is caught on camera allegedly stealing a woman's wallet from her purse in Walnut Creek. (Source: Walnut Creek Police)

Caught On Camera: Bold Pickpocket Sneaks $3K From Walnut Creek Diner’s Purse

A bold pick-pocket was caught on surveillance video sneaking a wallet from an unsuspecting diner’s purse in a Walnut Creek restaurant Monday.

09/30/2014

Surveillance photo of man suspected in kidnapping and robbery in Walnut Creek on September 23, 2014. Police describe the suspect as a man in his 30s or 40s, average build, between 5'6" and 5'10" tall. He was wearing jeans, a gray t-shirt, a straw hat and sunglasses. He may have also been wearing stockings or another item to cover his face. (Walnut Creek Police)

Police Release Photo Of Suspect In Kidnapping, Robbery Of Walnut Creek Woman

Police have released a surveillance photo of a man suspected of kidnapping a woman at gunpoint from her front yard in Walnut Creek on Tuesday and forcing her to withdraw cash from a bank.

09/24/2014

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