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Manny Morales couldn't see himself stuck behind a desk -- he craved some adventure in his work -- but not even he envisioned being paid to chase down a monkey in Martinez.
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Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors: 9 a.m. County Administration Building, Room 107, 651 Pine St., Martinez.
Upcoming family-fun events for Easter around Martinez: Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt , Walnut Creek -- Saturday, April 19, 9 a.m. at Heather Farm Park on 301 North San Carlos Drive.
As California's drought continues, despite some welcome rain, and rumors of further water restrictions keep swirling, thirsty green lawns are becoming less attractive to home owners, businesses and institutions alike.
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The Contra Costa County Office of Education on Wednesday announced that four educators have been named finalists for 2014-2015 County Teacher of the Year.
Activities in celebration of Earth Day are planned at several of the East Bay Regional Parks in coming days; you can take your pick.
A longtime youth baseball coach convicted of sexually abusing multiple children over a 30-year period will spend the next decade in prison for his crimes.
"My grandfather was born in Upland, Calif., in 1903. This makes me a third-generation native Californian.
All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.
Police officers who were hired and trained in 2013 have already made a difference, according to Capt.
Robert Hanna, left, and above, right, the great-great-grandson of naturalist John Muir, speaks at a Saturday gathering hosted by the Alhambra Hills Open Space Committee on land his famous ancestor once owned.