1005 Brown Ave, Lafayette
Thanks to all who sent word about this… Yesterday was the last day (eight years in total) for the California French restaurant Artisan Bistro in Lafayette as they focus on their Peruvian restaurant LiMA at Todos Santos Plaza in Concord. An employee pointed out that some Artisan Bistro influences may eventually be included at LiMA.
Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest Call for Submissions:
The Lamorinda Arts Council (LAC) is excited to announce our 2nd Annual Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest at the Lafayette Library and Learning Center on May 7th at 3pm. This documentary film festival provides local filmmakers of all ages an opportunity to create new work as well as showcase it at a community screening. Entries for the Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest will be accepted from now until April 19th. The competition is open to anyone five years of age or older who is living, working or attending school in Orinda, Lafayette or Moraga.
NBC Bay Area reported that a man was kidnapped and forced to withdraw money at the Chase Bank on Mt. Diablo Blvd in Lafayette. When the victim entered the bank he notified bank staff and eventually the suspect was arrested at gunpoint.
3416 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette
CG Designs, formerly Taylor & Jacobson, has opened in the El Diablo Forge building in Lafayette on Mt. Diablo Blvd. Check out their website here.
Spotted in downtown Lafayette. It’s a Bumblebee Camaro with a special Transformers emblem on the grill.
Thanks to a reader for sending word (and photo) that RadioShack is closing at the Lafayette Clocktower on Mt. Diablo Blvd. A couple of years ago they integrated Sprint stores within but looks like it was too little too late. For a way bigger selection Fry’s Electronics is located in Concord, worth the trip.
Craig Ventresco & Meredith Axelrod:
Mighty Fine Guitars
85 Lafayette Cir, Lafayette
Saturday, March 4th, 2017
8:00 PM | $15 – $20 suggested
Come jump in the time machine and travel back to the early 1900s. Craig’s virtuosic early-jazz and Tin Pan Alley chord-melody guitar playing is nothing short of astonishing, as well as hugely transportive and Meredith’s voice, well …
Brendan Moran is a broker associate with The Simply Bay Area Team at Keller Williams Realty. Neither he nor any company he’s affiliated with represented any of the parties or were directly involved in the transaction reported below. The source of information is Contra Costa Association of Realtors MLS. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
This one of a kind contemporary Lafayette home is straight out of Architectural Digest with beautiful views of the Lafayette Reservoir and Mt. Diablo just sold for a cool $5 million and change! This beauty has 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths and over 5,800 square feet on a nearly 2 acre lot.
Address: 1152 Brown Ave, Lafayette, CA
List Price: $4,999,888
Sold Price: $5,082,388
Days on Market: 117
Close of escrow: 2/1/17
Listing courtesy of Anton Danilovich and Maribel Cribb with Bay Sotheby’s International Realty.