Walnut Creek Soccer Fields Sprayed With Tournament-Stopping PesticidesA pesticide sprayed on the fields at several schools in the Walnut Creek School District interrupts soccer season.
Walnut Creek Teacher Arrested On Multiple Child Sexual Assault, Child Porn ChargesA science teacher at middle school in Walnut Creek has been arrested on multiple child sexual assault and child porn charges, according to authorities.
Horseback Rider Dies In Accident On Steep Walnut Creek TrailA Benicia woman died Monday afternoon when her horse fell into a ravine on a steep trail in Walnut Creek.
Brazen Walnut Creek Jewel Thief Makes Off With $27,000 Diamond Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a jewel thief who was caught on surveillance video bolting out of a store with a diamond worth almost $30,000.
Some Oppose Temporary Move Of Walnut Creek Homeless ShelterThe temporary relocation of an East Bay homeless shelter to a different part of downtown Walnut Creek has some nearby residents and businesses resisting the idea.
Housing, Parking Garage Part Of Planned Transit Village At Walnut Creek BARTTwo of the Bay Area's biggest problems -- parking and housing -- likely will get some relief as a new parking garage and a 600-unit transit village go up next to BART's Walnut Creek station.
Sweltering Temperatures Trigger Excessive Heat WarningA high pressure system sends inland temperatures in the Bay Area soaring Monday, triggering an excessive heat warnings for the region.
West Nile Virus Detected In Birds, Mosquitoes In Contra Costa CountyTwo dead birds found and a group of mosquitoes were the first cases of West Nile virus detected in Contra Costa County this year.
Stolen Children's Train Found In Walnut CreekA train used to entertain children at community events in Contra Costa County that was stolen over the weekend in Pleasant Hill has been found in Walnut Creek, according to the owners.
Walnut Creek Apartment Residents Worried Evicted Tenants Started FireResidents at a Walnut Creek apartment complex that was hit by a fire Wednesday morning are concerned that the fire was no accident.
Family Robbed At Gunpoint In Their Walnut Creek HomeA family was robbed at gunpoint this morning in Walnut Creek when two suspects waving handguns got away with some of their cash and belongings, police said.
Walnut Creek Mall Uses Trained Hawk To Scare Away PigeonsAn outdoor mall in Walnut Creek has brought in a hawk to help with a pigeon problem.