Explore Lafayette, CA
Late last year a small memorial to our soldiers killed in Iraq appeared on a hillside piece of land in Lafayette, CA-- visible from parts of Highway 24 and from the BART tracks that parallel the highway.  At first the memorial was relatively inconspicuous-- a few dozen three-foot tall white cross...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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The Long Need Highway 24 Rehab Has Begun.Caltrans has bengu their $41.5 Million dollar Rehab project.  There will be plenty of Detours and Ramp Closed throughout this project which is expected to be complete by 2009.  This will be a noisy project.  Both Orinda and Lafayette residents near the fre...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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"Let's go To CasaBlanca" May 26th to June 23rdThis is the much anticpated sequel to Let's go To the Movies.  Director Kevin T. Morales notes that this "show is crammed full of songs that ere made famous y films or featured promeinently in them."  There are plenty of laughs.  I plan on going soon ...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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On June 19th, the Lafayette Crime Prevention Commission will host Who's Watching You?, a neighborhood watch Town Hall Meeting.  Crime Prevention commissioners and the Lafayette Police will be available to help develop neighborhood networks.  They will present:How to recognize a suspicious vehicle...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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 Let all senior's be heard!  We are living longer.  We want to be independent for as long as possible.  We want to be safe and responsible.  We all have to make a decision where we give up driving for the safty of all.  But that means we can't hope in a car to go out to dinner, buy groceries, or ...

By Geri Murphy, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES, ePRO
(J. Rockcliff Realtors)
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It is amazing to me - I read about the depressed houseing market and that home prices are falling.  Then, I go out on tour and am dumbfounded at the prices of some of homes!  It is quite interesting that prices around me are quietly going up again.  Multiple offers are occurring, but primarily on...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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The City of Lafayette has, since 1979, shared the cost of maintenance for downtown medians, sidewalks, and lighting with property owners, wherein landowner's contributions are collected through an assessment district.  However, since costs have continue to rise over the years and landowner contri...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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On June 5, 2007, Lafayette residents will have the opportunity to vote on a tax measure (Measure C) that, if successful, would fund the repair and maintenance of the city's roads and bring all public streets up to a good quality. The City estimates that the total cost to repair the roads is $42 ...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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Lafayette Census & demographics The links below show demographics, education, environment, genealogy, and other information for 94595 ZIP code.Lafayette populationAncestry of people in Lafayette Housing in Lafayette Income in Lafayette Marital status of adults in Lafayette Place of birth of peopl...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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The Lafayette Library and Learning Center is the largest civic project in the history of Lafayette, CA. Lafayette is a community of involved citizens bound by shared passions. They are passionate about this library, a learning center considered a "national model" for libraries of the future becau...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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Tour of Lafayette's KitchensSaturday, May 1910 a.m. - 3 p.m.Major Beneficiary:Tickets are on sale for the eighth annual Tour of Lafayette's Kitchen scheduled for Saturday, May 19 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. This year's tour showcases six exquisite kitchens and homes.  Each home is uniquely di...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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or Mail in RegistrationThe Lafayette Reservoir Run is the city's most popular "family affair", involving kids, parents, grandparents, and hundreds of serious runners from throughout the Bay Area. 1500-2000 participants compete in a 10k, 5k or 2 mile race through the heart of the downtown, around...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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                                                LAFAYETTE ROTARY CLUB                                                   CONCERT AT THE RES The Lafayette Rotary Club presents the 14th annual Concert at the Res at the Lafayette Reservoir.  This event will feature the outstanding concert bands from ...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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12th ANNUAL LAFAYETTE ART & WINESEPTEMBER 15/16, 2007ART & WINE FESTIVAL QUICK FACTSWHAT        12th Annual Lafayette Art & Wine FestivalWHEN        Saturday, September 15, 2007; 10am - 7pm                 Sunday, September 16, 2007; 10am - 6pmWHERE       Downtown Lafayette, California           ...

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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ROSSMOOR BIG BAND DANCEMemorial Day WeekendFRIDAY, MAY 25, 2007Dance Lessons 7:00pmDance 8:00- 10:00pmLAFAYETTE VETERAN'S MEMORIAL BUILDING3780 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette

By Alan 'AJ' Nisen California Contra Costa Mortgage Officer
(A Large Bank in America)
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Go to www.lafayettechamber.org and download your ticket form today.  May is Restaurant Row month. Dine out at your favorite Lafayette restaurants.  SHOP LAFAYETTE!  For more information about the Taste of Lafayette or Restaurant Row, go to www.kkdv.com and type in the key word "row".

By Taryn Clancy, Broker Associate, Lafayette, California Real Estate
(Security Pacific Real Estate)
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I love Kane sushi in Lafayette.   But growing up in Lafayette there is one place I really miss and that's Freddie's Pizza.  There are other pizza places in town, but nothing compares.  One place that has been around as long as I can remember is Uncle Yu's...they have a great lunch deal.  Out of a...

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