Several Bay Area cities are considering a freeze on residential construction except for affordable housing. But at a Bay Area Council forum on the idea, a leading economist said that’s exactly the wrong response to the housing crisis.
A leaking aqueduct made a mess of a Walnut Creek neighborhood this week.
The Federal Transit Administration is awarding BART a $5 million grant to develop a new technology to protect track-side workers.
An ATM scam in Walnut Creek has police warning people to be aware of their surroundings especially when they’re withdrawing cash. A suspect has since been arrested for something police call, “shoulder surfing”.
Bottle bandits are targeting high-end wine may be busier than originally thought.
Police detained a possible homicide suspect in the area of Buena Vista Elementary School, canceling the lockdown of two schools.
A 14-year-old basketball player’s life was saved over the weekend by an Automated external defibrillator (AED) after an apparent heart attack during halftime at a game. The medical device has become standard in all Walnut Creek facilities.
Walnut Creek is known as a safe city, but people who live there say there’s a stretch of road that is anything but safe. Now neighbors are taking matters into their own hands.
A CHP officer killed in the line of duty in Walnut Creek will be honored in the 2015 Rose Parade.
Thousands of runners are set to jumpstart their Thanksgiving holiday in downtown Walnut Creek Thursday with encouragement from friends, family, local leaders and East Bay Area rap legend MC Hammer.