Read statements from six candidates running for GRF Board

GRF NEWS The candidates running for the GRF Board this spring are Melanie Rose, Diana St. James and Roy Yang in District A; Ted Bentley in District C; Leanne Hamaji in District D; and Cheryl Hines in District F. Bentley, Hamaji and Hines are running unopposed, so they will be elected by acclamation. Candidates’ statements and ballots will be mailed...
Posted on April 9, 2024

Chair of Contra Costa Republican Party to speak at April 16 dinner

Jeff Burns, chairman of the Contra Costa Republican Party, will be the guest speaker at the Republican Club dinner on Tuesday, April 16, at 5:15 p.m. in the Event Center’s Tahoe Room. Dinner, catered by Creekside Grill, will be a choice of grilled salmon or homemade chile rellenos with Spanish rice and beans (vegetarian option), poached pear salad,...
Posted on April 2, 2024

Sneakers & Paws fundraiser for Hospice East Bay set for April 15

Funds support wide range of hospice services The Sneakers & Paws fundraiser for Hospice East Bay is fast approaching. This annual event, sponsored by Friends of Hospice Rossmoor, will be held Monday, April 15, from 8:30 to 11 a.m. starting at Creekside Golf Course The walk, for humans and their pets, starts as early as 8:30 a.m. Leave from Cree...
Posted on March 26, 2024

Al-Anon support group meets on Tuesday in MPR 1

The Rossmoor Al-Anon support group meets on Tuesdays from 10 to 11 a.m. in Multipurpose Room 1 at the Gateway Complex. This mutual support group is for anyone troubled by someone's drinking. By sharing common experiences and applying the Al-Anon principles, family and friends of alcoholics can bring positive changes to their individual situati...
Posted on March 26, 2024

FALLS: Bear spray incident shines light on need for preparation

their chances of falling, and to be prepared in the event they do fall. “It takes a little bit of humility to recognize we have that fallibility, and every year that grows,” said Reed, whose office will organize and host another fall-prevention event in September. “We’re all going to fall at some point in our lives.” Reed said the Counseling Servic...
Posted on March 12, 2024

Three AA meetings held weekly

Weekly Alcoholics Anonymous meditation and discussion meetings are held three times a week: Saturdays from 5 to 6 p.m. in Creekside’s Bunker Room; Mondays from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Vista Room at Hillside; and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. in Multipurpose Room 3 at Gateway and on Zoom. The Zoom ID is 441 759 4186 (no password). For more information, go ...
Posted on March 12, 2024

Session on how to be antiracist planned for March 20 in Club Room

Interfaith Council to show video and discuss ‘Do the Work!’ Committee correspondent Learn more about how to be antiracist by attending the Kate Schatz video presentation of the book she authored with W. Kamau Bell,“Do the Work!” on Wednesday, March 20, at 2 p.m., in the Club Room at Creekside This video and following discussion will provide an intr...
Posted on March 5, 2024