Walnut Creek

Joe Bologna formed surprisingly deep connections with the customers who lived on his Walnut Creek mail route.
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Carrie Hodousek
December 12, 2019 - 1:32 pm
It’s not often people get to form a special bond with their mail carrier, yet that's exactly what happened with Joe Bologna who deliverred letters and packages in Walnut Creek for 38 years. Reporter Carrie Hodousek has the story in this week's Difference Makers.
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: A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train travels towards downtown Oakland on August 2, 2013 in Oakland, California.
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November 13, 2019 - 4:51 pm
There will be reduced BART service between Orinda and Walnut Creek stations this Saturday as parts of the track near the Lafayette station are rebuilt.
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Nic Taylor owns Up the Creek skateboard shop in Walnut Creek.
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Carrie Hodousek
September 30, 2019 - 7:12 am
An East Bay record store is now selling skateboards in an effort to welcome more beginners, including girls and LGBTQ people, to the sport.
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Body cameras worn by Walnut Creek police show a confrontation with Miles Hall who was fatally shot on June 2, 2019.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
September 12, 2019 - 3:07 pm
A civil rights attorney is filing a federal lawsuit against the city of Walnut Creek and five police officers involved in the killing of a young man in the midst of a mental health crisis this summer.
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A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train is seen in this undated file photo as it pulls into Oakland, California.
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Matt Bigler
August 13, 2019 - 12:55 pm
East Bay residents can expect major delays this weekend due to shutdowns on BART and Highway 24.
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Body cameras worn by Walnut Creek police show a confrontation with Miles Hall who was fatally shot on June 2, 2019.
Walnut Creek Police Department
Carrie Hodousek
July 17, 2019 - 9:40 am
Family and friends of a Walnut Creek man with mental illness who was fatally shot by police are calling on the city to hold the officers responsible.
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Tim Ryan
June 03, 2019 - 8:21 am
Police in Walnut Creek shot and killed a man that they claim charged at them with a crowbar after receiving complaints that he was threatening family members on Sunday afternoon.
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A large pink triangle is seen behind a rainbow flag during a gay pride celebration on June 27, 2015 in San Francisco, California.
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Carrie Hodousek
May 08, 2019 - 10:25 pm
Declaring June “Pride Month” in Walnut Creek is a move many supporters say was a long time coming. But Mayor Pro Tem Loella Haskew has some reservations about raising the rainbow flag here at City Hall.
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Walnut Creek
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Carrie Hodousek
November 15, 2018 - 11:09 am
Walnut Creek has been named the hardest-working city in America, but that's mostly because its residents spend so much time commuting.
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