Contra Costa Supes Update 'In-Law Unit' OrdinanceThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved updates to the county's accessory dwelling unit ordinance to comply with recent changes in state law.
Man Shot Outside Walnut Creek BART Station; Gunman At LargeA man was shot just outside the Walnut Creek BART station Monday evening and police were looking for the gunman.
Las Lomas High Student In Custody After Loaded Gun Found In BackpackA student at Las Lomas High School in Walnut Creek has been arrested Thursday after a loaded firearm was found in the student's backpack, according to authorities.
Walnut Creek Woman's House Ransacked In Broad DaylightPeople living in a Walnut Creek neighborhood were feeling uneasy Wednesday night after two home break-ins in the middle of the morning.
Walnut Creek Holds Community Forum To Discuss Solutions To HomelessnessThe city of Walnut Creek held a community forum Tuesday night to discuss solutions to homelessness in the city.
Walnut Creek Apartment Complex Residents Face Eviction Ahead of Jan. 1 Rent-Control LawAll 14 units at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek received an eviction notice last month and landlords in many communities are trying beat a new statewide rent control law that goes into effect on Jan. 1.
Walnut Creek Burglary Suspect Caught After Leaving Cell Phone At Site Of Break-InPolice in Walnut Creek announced Monday that they were led to the suspect in a recent burglary at a restaurant because the culprit left his phone at the scene of the crime.
Pleasant Hill And Walnut Creek Consider Loosening In-Law Unit RestrictionsTwo East Bay communities are looking at in-law or "granny" units as a way to help ease the housing squeeze.
BART Reporting Major Delays For Second Day In A RowA major delay exists on BART Thursday afternoon between the Pleasant Hill and Walnut Creek stations due to an equipment problem on the track and the wet weather, BART officials said.
101-Year-Old Man Identified As Victim Of Deadly Rossmoor FireA 101-year-old man died in a fire at a eight-unit residential building in the Rossmoor older-adult community in Walnut Creek on Saturday.
1 Dead In 2-Alarm Fire At Rossmoor Senior Community In Walnut CreekA person died Saturday night in a two-alarm fire in an eight-unit residential building in the Rossmoor older-adult community in Walnut Creek.
Fire Crews Knock Down 2-Alarm Building Fire In Walnut CreekCrews have knocked down a fire burning against a two-story building near the Walnut Creek BART station late Saturday night, according to authorities.
Meals On Wheels Volunteers Concerned About Vulnerable Elderly During OutageVolunteers and caregivers in the East Bay are checking on seniors who have no idea about the PG&E power shutdowns.
East Bay Residents Scramble To Prepare For Life Without Power During PG&E OutagesAt the Costco on Monument Boulevard in Concord, gas lines were wrapping around the block for the chance to fuel up before the lights potentially go out.
Walnut Creek Breaks Ground On Transit Village, 600 Apartments Near BARTConstruction crews in Walnut Creek broke ground Monday on the first phase of a transit village.