'Exhausted' owners to close Gun Works store

Gun Works partners say a recent 10 percent rent increase, change in company structure and uncertainty about the implications of a city firearms ordinance influenced their decision to close the business they bought three years ago. 
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Walnut Creek West plan taking shape

Public hearing Tuesday will consider general concepts for the whole western area in a special joint meeting of the Design Review; Park, Recreation, & Open Space; and Arts commissions 
Purdy: A critical draft for Raiders, 49ers

49ers general manager Trent Baalke and the Raiders' Reggie McKenzie will reveal much about their football philosophies by what they do this week in the NFL draft. 
49ers general manager Trent Baalke and the Raiders' Reggie McKenzie will reveal much about their football philosophies by what they do this week in the NFL draft.  
 
 
49ers general manager Trent Baalke and the Raiders' Reggie McKenzie will reveal much about their football philosophies by what they do this week in the NFL draft.  
 
 
04/28/2015 05:58 AM PDT - Justin Rose, winner of the Zurich Classic near New Orleans, said Steph Curry's performance in Golden State Warriors' victory over New Orleans Pelicans in Game 3 of the NBA playoffs helped spur Rose to triumph.  
 
 
 
 
 
Altaf Qadri
Silicon Valley tech firms, including Facebook and Google, are pitching in to aid rescue and relief efforts after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on Saturday killing thousands of people.  
 
 
Axis Dance Company celebrates Bay Area Dance Week with a free community class  
 
 
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You can trace the Wente family's roots in Livermore Valley through the curling vines of chardonnay.