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Bede Kennedy, center, simultaneously worked at a law office and with his band Castlecomer before pursuing music full time. (Courtesy Anna Webber)

Australia’s Castlecomer on the rise

On weekdays, working at a posh Sydney law firm, Bede Kennedy imagined…

 

Concord native Alysha Umphress is making her first evening-length local appearance since she’s been busy in musicals in  New York and on tour. (Courtesy photo)

Alysha Umphress: From Bay Area to Broadway and back

“Cabaret star” is a new kind of homecoming for Bay Area native…

 

Man paralyzed in 2005 shooting dies, marking SF’s 33rd homicide

A 31-year-old man died in Concord this June from injuries related to…

 

Investigators inspect the site of a circus tent that collapsed Monday during a show by the Walker Brothers International Circus at the Lancaster Fair grounds in Lancaster, N.H. Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2

LANCASTER, N.H. — It's unclear why after a widespread warning of impending…

Investigators inspect the site of a circus tent that collapsed Monday during a show by the Walker Brothers International Circus at the Lancaster Fair grounds in Lancaster, N.H. Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

Man arrested for reportedly throwing M80 at SoMa construction site

A man was arrested Saturday for reportedly throwing explosives from his pickup…

AP file photoBART service is restored after a train derailed in Concord on Friday evening. No passengers were in the train that derailed.

Service restored on BART line after derailment

Service has been restored on a Bay Area Rapid Transit line after…

AP file photoBART service is restored after a train derailed in Concord on Friday evening. No passengers were in the train that derailed.

Dolly Parton still reigns country supreme

There’s no denying it. Dolly Parton is still one of the reigning…