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Big Sur: More Ocean, Fewer People

We spent Memorial Day weekend over on the Central Coast of California, checking out some of the rugged coastline south of Monterey. We found a number of trails that wound through forested canyons and up onto ridges. 579 more words


Planning committee considers new infill rules

Nothing drove home concerns about infill development quite like the pictures Phyllis Odenbach Sutton showed from her Old Ottawa East neighbourhood.

New houses, some still under construction, dwarfing the one next door; blank walls that run nearly the entire length of a lot, much longer than the neighbouring house; and a huge modern home, built nearly to the property line, with a three-car garage and a rooftop terrace featuring a wooden pergola. 433 more words

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Aztecs take two!

Update from Coach Justin Hartmann

The Aztec Nine are flashing leather, pitching complete game gems and utilizing timely hitting to start the week as they improved their record to 7 and 7 on the season. 268 more words

Alta Vista

East Bay Hills: Bears-El Toyonal-Alta Vista-Lomas Contadas-Pinehurst-Happy Valley-Pig Farm

Saturday, May 2, 2015

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This is yet another variation of a route around the East Bay Hills. Climb east Pig Farm Hill and continue along the Bears on Bear Creek Rd into Orinda. 1,559 more words

Contra Costa County

Students Shine at OCHO on Earth Day!

On April 22 – Earth Day, there was a full house at OCHO Art + Event Space. Bursting with youth creativity, color and light, the “Luz es Vida Earth Day Youth Performance Café” was full to capacity in more ways than one!  509 more words


Walk-off win for the AV 9

Update from Coach Justin Hartmann

The Alta Vista baseball team trailed 9-7 going into the bottom of the seventh inning Friday night at Waterwell Park and needed some late game heroics to pull out the exciting come-from-behind walk-off 10-9 win over the Independence, Kan., Lions. 220 more words

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