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Donors Needed: Upcoming Blood Drives in Contra Costa County
The American Red Cross urges eligible blood donors to roll up a sleeve and give to help prevent a summer blood shortage.
Inside Bay Area
Barnidge: Facchini's death leaves an enormous vacuum in Walnut Creek
One of Primo Facchini's favorite stories was the time he missed a Walnut Creek City Council meeting and the city clerk called him to see if he was OK.
Contra Costa Times
Contra Costa County: Civil grand jury publishes roster for 2014-15 term
The Civil grand jury's primary task is to examine the functioning of county, city and other government agencies including special districts and joint powers agencies, in particular whether public funds are properly handled and audited.
GR8 DB8 over California's specialty license plates
Heather Solari shows her support at a June Giants game for the proposed Pink Plate, which would fund breast-cancer causes.
Man injured while crossing Broadway in Eureka
A Eureka man was taken to St. Joseph Hospital for a serious leg injury after being hit by a car Tuesday night, according to the Eureka Police Department.
Fireworks Banned: Fire Protection District Say Enforcement Efforts Bolstered on 4th of July
With the 4th of July fast approaching, the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is encouraging residents to attend one of the spectacular public fireworks displays staged by professionals and remind residents that the individual possession or use of fireworks is illegal in Contra Costa County.