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35 Employers Hiring In Walnut Creek, East Bay Right Now

From healthcare to hospitality, to teaching positions and retail, the job listings in this week's employment postings are chock-full of opportunities for those on the hunt for the perfect job. We have curated some of the most interesting openings recently listed around the East Bay. Customize your

PATCH - 2017-09-19 14:42:36

East Bay murder conviction overturned by federal appeals court

A federal appeals court overturned the murder conviction of a Richmond man Monday for a 2006 killing in Berkeley, saying the defense lawyer failed to challenge the testimony of the prosecution's key witness. Nicholas Beaudreaux, 20, was sentenced to 50 years to life in prison for first-degree murder

SFGATE - 2017-09-19 01:51:00

All evacuation orders lifted for Pier Fire

All evacuation orders will be lifted as of 10 a.m. Monday, officials announced. The 37,000-acre fire that sparked on Aug. 29, along Highway 190 near Springville is now 95 percent contained. Officials predict firefighters will have full containment later this week. Weather played a major role in co

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-09-18 16:11:14

Smuin opens season with a red-hot choreographer in tow

Internationally acclaimed choreographer Annabelle Lopez Ochoa looks to be on the cusp of becoming a Bay Area fixture. In March 2016, Lopez Ochoa's "Prism" (2014), originally made for Washington Ballet, appeared on Silicon Valley Ballet's home season after the company had toured it in Spain. Created

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-19 17:00:02

Treating arthritis in older pets

Q. My 13-year-old male black Lab has very bad arthritis. He is taking an anti-inflammatory (Novox), and a pain killer (Tramadol). Is there anything else that can give him more relief and make normal movement easier? Marilyn, Walnut Creek A. Degenerative joint disease (DJD), commonly known as arthrit

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-19 15:30:55

Concord Safeway plagued with problems

CONCORD, Calif. (Rob Malcom/KTVU) - The Safeway store at 2600 Willow Pass Road in Concord has been plagued with problems. Customers say they are greeted panhandlers inside and outside of the store which also has a persistent problem of shoplifting. Customers like Desiree Monsarat from Martinez only

BAYINSIDER - 2017-09-19 15:10:00

Police blotter: Hit and run, vandalism, stolen vehicles

Someone stole about $200 to $300 worth of tools from a work truck near Christeph Drive and Llagas Road. The crime was reported 3:48 p.m. Sept. 1. A thief or thieves stole the rear license plate a vehicle parked on Serpentine Court. The theft was reported 2:08 p.m. Sept. 8. Municipal code violation A

MORGAN HILL TIMES - 2017-09-19 17:04:00

The world's 10 most gorgeous sunset spots

The Indian Ocean nation of Maldives is composed of 26 ring-shaped atolls, forming a tropical paradise with green lagoons and gorgeous sunsets. (Thinkstock) Beautiful sunsets and clear waters make the Maldives a popular vacation destination. (Thinkstock) Sunset turns Angkor Wat and its lagoons to sha

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-18 23:00:41

Kaiser patients dance the night away at Pediatric Prom in Oakland

Teens at Kaiser Permanente Pediatric Prom sing along on the dance floor. Rainbow makeup palettes cluttered the tables, hairspray filled the air and girls in glittery dresses twirled all around. Off to the side, Leandra Javellana, 16, sat patiently as her makeup artist carefully filled in her eyebrow

SFGATE - 2017-09-18 23:21:36

Suspect Who Allegedly Hit San Leandro Officers Arrested After Short Chase

TELEMUNDO 48 Police at the scene where two officers were hit by a suspect's vehicle in San Leandro on Sunday night. An Oakland man has been arrested for suspicion of attempted murder and evading police for allegedly striking two San Leandro police officers with his car in front of a grocery store o

NBC BAY AREA - 2017-09-19 01:39:10

Bay Area Freeway Traffic Continues to Worsen: MTC

No surprise for Bay Area commuters: traffic is getting worse. The Metropolitan Transportation Commission found that weekday traffic congestion across the region jumped 80 percent between 2010 and 2016. Back in 2010, commuters on average spent 1.9 minutes daily driving at freeway speeds below 35 mph.

NBC BAY AREA - 2017-09-19 13:40:29

Prep football rankings: Week 5 Bay Area News Group Top 20

The biggest mover this week was Clayton Valley Charter. Fresh off its rout of Antioch last weekend, the Ugly Eagles flew up six spots, from No. 17 to No. 11. Yes, De La Salle lost. But it still has not been beaten by a Bay Area team in 26 years. Until it does, the Spartans stay No. 1. Heritage (4-0)

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-19 14:00:14

American Canyon girls golf team off to 5-0 conference start

High school golf is a team sport where five players' scores matter equally, but it certainly helps when one of those is consistently low. It's been that way for the American Canyon girls this season. As long as Katie Robinson sticks around, it should be for the next three years as well. The freshman

NAPA VALLEY REGISTER - 2017-09-19 01:45:00

Man Sought After Using Stolen Credit Card In Martinez, Pleasant Hill

BENICIA (CBS SF) - Authorities are searching for a man who recently used a credit card stolen from a vehicle in Benicia to make $2,000 in purchases in Martinez and Pleasant Hill, according to Benicia police. The suspect is a white man who is 30 to 40 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet, 200

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-19 16:16:00

Bicycle theft motive in Oakland homeless encampment killing

OAKLAND - A man fatally shot Thursday morning at a North Oakland homeless encampment was slain trying to get back his bicycle that the suspect had stolen, according to authorities and court documents released Monday. The suspect, Curtis Standley, 28, who gave a Pittsburg address, was charged Monday

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-19 00:21:25

First year of community college could soon be free in California

Last week, the state assembly sent a bipartisan bill to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk for a final signature that would waive the first year of tuition, anywhere from $1,100 to $1,400 depending on how many classes a student takes, for residents who enroll full time. Assemblyman Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angel

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-19 13:00:30

Warriors finish 2016-17 with NBA's 2nd highest net income

Golden State reportedly brought in roughly $92 million, which accounts for the $42 million it shed in revenue sharing. That only ranks behind a Lakers franchise that, despite winning just 26 games, recorded a net income of more than $115 million. Kevin Durant falls shy of admitting to using fake acc

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2017-09-19 19:51:00

Magic Johnson subpoenaed as witness in Draymond Green lawsuit

Count Magic Johnson among those subpoenaed to testify in an ex-Michigan State football player's lawsuit against Draymond Green. According to a Bay Area News Group report published Tuesday, attorneys for Jermaine Edmondson want to speak with Johnson about a tweet he posted shortly after an incident i

SFGATE - 2017-09-19 16:51:00

Conley's Impressive Debut a Good Sign for Raiders

Team's No. 1 pick gives up just one short catch in victory over Jets in his first time on the field for the silver and black On Saturday night, Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack walked past the film room at the Raiders facility and saw rookie cornerback Gareon Conley studying the offense of the New

NBC BAY AREA - 2017-09-19 16:17:05

Report: Warriors earned second-most money in NBA last season

For a team now accustomed to winning everything, the Warriors are probably OK with finishing second-best in the NBA in net income this past season.The Warriors, according to an exclusive ESPN report, took home $91.9 million while capturing their second NBA title this season. Joe Lacob and Co. are sw

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-09-19 19:16:44