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  • BART board meeting
  • Cal/OSHA has fined BART $210,000 for "willful serious safety violations" in train accident that killed two workers last October.
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  • BART sign in board meeting
  • Cal/OSHA has fined BART $210,000 for "willful serious safety violations" in train accident that killed two workers last October.
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  • Walnut Creek parking meters
  • The city of Walnut Creek is significantly raising the parking fees in an effort to try to free up parking for more customers.
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  • Walnut Creek parking meters
  • The city of Walnut Creek is significantly raising the parking fees in an effort to try to free up parking for more customers.
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walnut creek, parking, driving, shopping, east bay news, laura anthony
  • Walnut Creek trees
  • Walnut Creek is leading the local fight against PG&E's Pipeline Pathways program, which would take out hundreds of trees.
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walnut creek, san bruno fire, nature, PG&E, east bay news, laura anthony
  • A big palm tree removed from a home in Walnut Creek is headed for the new Bay Bridge.
  • A big palm tree removed from a home in Walnut Creek Wednesday is headed for the new Bay Bridge.
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  • Concord boy with a peanut allergy.
  • A little boy in Concord was told he could not go to a summer camp, all because he is allergic to peanuts.
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food, concord, walnut creek, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Concord boy with a peanut allergy.
  • A little boy in Concord was told he could not go to a summer camp, all because he is allergic to peanuts.
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food, concord, walnut creek, consumer news
  • A group says the company thats supposed to be composting tens of thousands of tons of green waste simply isnt doing its job.
  • A group says the company that's supposed to be composting tens of thousands of tons of green waste simply isn't doing its job.
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contra costa county, orinda, walnut creek, danville, east bay news, laura anthony
  • A resident who perished in a 2-alarm house fire in unincorporated Walnut Creek has been identified as a 62-year-old man.
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walnut creek, fire, east bay news
  • One person was killed in a 2-alarm fire in a Walnut Creek home Friday night.
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walnut creek, fire, east bay news
  • social media experiment
  • Some Las Lomas High students did a social media experiment for their class with disturbing results.
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social media, walnut creek, twitter, facebook, education
  • Walnut Creek police is seeking the publics help in finding an 
Australian man missing since Saturday afternoon.
  • Walnut Creek police have located an Australian man who was reported missing since Saturday afternoon.
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walnut creek, missing person, east bay news
  • Officials say two BART employees were fatally struck by a maintenance train between the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill stations.
  • Autopsies conducted on two workers who were fatally struck by a BART train have revealed that the men did not follow safety rules.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, east bay news
  • Icicles on a frozen fountain in Danville, California, December 5, 2013.
  • The cold snap is now in its seventh day and a Freeze Warning has been issued for parts of the Bay Area Tuesday night.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, PG&E, santa clara county, oakland, berkeley, walnut creek, sonoma county, san jose, accuweather
  • South Bay warming shleter
  • The cold snap has lasted longer than expected for many Bay Area residents who are seeing a whole week of very cold temperatures.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, PG&E, santa clara county, oakland, berkeley, walnut creek, sonoma county, san jose, accuweather
  • People and pets bundle up, planes get de-iced, snowflakes fall on cars and much more as temperatures fall around the Bay Area.
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freeze, livermore, walnut creek, contra costa county, san rafael, novato, marin county, san jose, san mateo, marina district, danville, accuweather
  • 7 On Your Sides Michael Finney helped a woman get a refund after she was overcharged by a hearing aid company in Walnut Creek.
  • 7 On Your Side helped a woman get a refund after she was overcharged by a hearing aid company in Walnut Creek.
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better business bureau, walnut creek, orinda, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • 7 On Your Sides Michael Finney helped a woman get a refund after she was overcharged by a hearing aid company in Walnut Creek.
  • 7 On Your Side helped a woman get a refund after she was overcharged by a hearing aid company in Walnut Creek.
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  • Zookeeper at the Oakland Zoo petting a giant tortoise
  • It's time to pull out the cold-weather gear and find ways to keep your hands warm from the chill.
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freeze, charities, livermore, walnut creek, contra costa county, homeless, san rafael, novato, marin county, christmas, accuweather
  • A flower in the cold.
  • It?s time to pull out the cold-weather gear and find ways to keep your hands warm from the chill.
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freeze, charities, livermore, walnut creek, contra costa county, accuweather
  • Walnut Creek bank robbery suspect
  • Police are looking for a man who robbed a Bank of America branch in Walnut Creek Friday evening.
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walnut creek, crime, east bay news
  • Jeff Loving and his kids
  • Wednesday night a Las Lomas High School basketball game helped raise money for a coach and dad of 4 who recently lost his wife.
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  • Jeff Loving and his kids
  • Wednesday night a Las Lomas High School basketball game helped raise money for a coach and dad of 4 who lost his wife.
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walnut creek, children, fundraiser, cancer, east bay news, alan wang
  • Jeff Loving with his kids
  • A fundraiser is being held Wednesday night for Jeff Loving, who lost his wife and has 4 adopted children to raise.
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  • Jeff Lovings family
  • A teacher in Walnut Creek lost his wife to cancer this month so two students are raising money for the 4 adopted kids he has.
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  • Jeff Lovings family
  • A popular teacher is getting help from former students after his wife died of cancer, leaving behind their 4 adopted kids.
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  • Jeff Lovings family
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  • One person was fatally shot and two others were injured after a shooting outside a roller skating rink in Antioch Sunday morning
  • A Manteca man has been arrested in connection with the September murder of an Oakland woman at an Antioch roller rink.
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shooting, antioch, crime, violence, guns, walnut creek, murder, oakland, east bay news
  • At 7 p.m. Tuesday, the Walnut Creek City Council will consider a draft of the plan to increase the downtown parking meter rate and extend parking enforcement hours.
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walnut creek, parking, east bay news
  • Scene of a car accident in Richmond.
  • A police chase ended in a crash that seriously injured two people, one critically, in Richmond.
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richmond, police chase, walnut creek, east bay news
  • Walnut Creek police are holding a moustache-growing contest in November to raise money and awareness for prostate cancer.
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walnut creek, cancer, east bay news
  • Officials say two BART employees were fatally struck by a maintenance train between the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill stations.
  • A new report reveals BART fought for years to hold onto a controversial policy making workers responsible for their safety.
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BART, unions, walnut creek, pleasant hill, NTSB, bay area traffic
  • BART board meeting
  • BART is dropping a safety protocol known as "simple approval" after two workers were killed on the tracks over the weekend.
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  • BART sign in board meeting
  • BART is dropping a safety protocol known as "simple approval" after two workers were killed on the tracks over the weekend.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, NTSB, unions, east bay news
  • A Bay Area Rapid Transit train arrives at a station Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.
  • The BART board of directors is meeting for the first time since two workers were killed on the tracks and the strike ended.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, NTSB, unions, news
  • A Bay Area Rapid Transit train arrives at a station Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.
  • BART's board will hold a special session today about the deaths of two workers over the weekend.
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  • NTSB reenacts fatal BART train accident
  • Using mannequins and a train on a closed track, investigators set up a reenactment of a BART crash that killed two workers.
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  • NTSB reenacts fatal BART train accident
  • Using mannequins and a train on a closed track, investigators set up a reenactment of a BART crash that killed two workers.
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  • BART train that fatally struck two workers sits in the track
  • BART will temporarily shut down some East Bay service so the NTSB can continue its investigation into the deaths of two workers.
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  • NTSB inspects tracks after incident
  • Wednesday afternoon the NTSB will reenact the accident where two BART employees were struck and killed on the tracks.
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  • NTSB inspects tracks after incident
  • NTSB investigators held a briefing on the deadly BART train accident over the weekend.
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  • NTSB hold briefing on deadly BART accident
  • NTSB investigators held a briefing on the deadly BART train accident over the weekend.
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  • Details emerge about BART train accident
  • The BART strike took a tragic turn over the weekend after a BART train killed two workers doing maintenance on the tracks.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, NTSB, unions, east bay news
  • BART train.
  • The BART strike took a tragic turn over the weekend after a BART train killed two workers doing maintenance on the tracks.
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  • Federal investigators will begin interviewing everyone who was on the train that fatally struck two BART workers on Saturday.
  • Federal investigators will begin interviewing everyone who was on the train that fatally struck two BART workers on Saturday.
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  • NTSB Investigator-in-Charge Jim Southworth
  • Federal investigators have arrived in the Bay Area and are examining a BART train accident that left two BART workers dead.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, NTSB, unions, east bay news
  • NTSB Investigator-in-Charge Jim Southworth
  • Federal investigators have arrived in the Bay Area and are examining a BART train accident that left two BART workers dead.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, NTSB, unions, news
  • Officials say two BART employees were fatally struck by a maintenance train between the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill stations.
  • Two BART employees were fatally struck by a maintenance train between the Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill stations on Saturday.
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BART, walnut creek, pleasant hill, east bay news
  •  Four families have been displaced after a fire damaged six units at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Sunday morning.
  • Four families have been displaced after a fire damaged six units at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Sunday morning.
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