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The WC Way to Wear Fall Fashion

Building the future

Let’s face it: There are some runway trends that don’t fly here. Oversize coats and layers of wool? Not when summer seems to go on forever. Don’t fret, followers of fashion. We took some of the season’s most popular staples and undressed them to suit autumn in this city.


Dog Park Confidential

When your pooch wants to play, take her on an adventure to one of the East Bay's many moredog parks.

At the Market


Cool, crisp and crunchy. This widely-cultivated plant is full of good health and hydration.


Behind the Bun

The crack of the bat, giant plastic cups of beer, fireworks and sizzling weather — hotdog season is here! more


On Stage

An extraordinary young girl takes center stage in the Tony Award-winning show
Matilda the Musical. Armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, Matilda
dares to change her own destiny. Based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl, the musical has won 47 international awards performed to sold-out audiences. DETAILS: July 15 – Aug.15, SHN Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, shnsf.com.


Drought Resilience

Conservation techniques from Sustainable Contra Costa for a drought-weary environment.more


Building the Future

The biggest building boom in decades is hitting the ground with developers converging on residential and commercial real estate projects in unprecedented numbers.


Meal Kits

An adventure in preparing chef-inspired menus delivered to the front door. Meal kit companies are multiplying, with each one trying to find its niche.


The Transformers

Urban BouquetsThe women of Walnut Creek are an impressive bunch. Each year we shine a light on five who stand out for their inspiration and accomplishment.


A Look Back

The Grape Carnival
A mother and her son watch as Grape Carnival Queen Mary Ridgeway passes by in the parade down Main Street. (Circa 1911) more


Digital Edition

Jan/ Feb 2015 Digital Magazine



Scenes of the City

We decided to capture the city with stunning photography of architectural gems and landscape in Walnut Creek