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Martinez, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Martinez, CA include 94553. The median home price in Martinez is $399,900 which is roughly $279/per square foot. More Martinez information.

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2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Library Corner

All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.

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6 hrs ago | SFGate

Woman sought in Richmond teen's slaying surrenders

A 30-year-old woman sought in the shooting death of a teenage boy in Richmond turned herself in to San Francisco police, authorities said Tuesday.

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10 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Martinez crime statistics down in almost every category

Police officers who were hired and trained in 2013 have already made a difference, according to Capt.

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12 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Push to save trees, ridgeline on property in Martinez once owned by naturalist John Muir

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.

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12 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Martinez police report: Packages stolen from front porch of residence

At 12:01 p.m., a concrete saw worth $2,500 was reported stolen at a construction site on Arnold Drive.

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16 hrs ago | Patch.com

Ditch Your Drugs April 26 in Martinez

The Contra Costa Sheriff's Office is participating in the sixth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, April 26 at the Martinez station.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Could CA's climate credit bypass the poor?

In this April 30, 2008 file photo, American flags are seen near the Shell refinery, in Martinez, Calif.

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Contra Costa Times

Concord: Man arrested after police chase ends in crash

A 19-year-old Pleasant Hill man accused of leading police on a chase Saturday night was arrested after crashing a car and trying to escape, police said.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Patch.com

Nurse Justice; Easter Bunny Bait; Go, Vine Hill Neighbors

Reminder: Craft Beer Festival Is Saturday at Waterfront Park . RIP, Bertie Mae! Beloved Elephant Dies at Age 34 at Six Flags .

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Patch.com

Man, 60, Arrested for Home Break-In on Alhambra in Martinez

A 60-year-old man was arrested for residential burglary and a parole violation in Martinez Friday morning, police said.

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Berwickshire News

Californian memorial to Dunbar's John Muir

Humza Yousaf, Minister of External Affairs and International Development, Scotland, Mia Monroe, Muir Woods Supervisor and Mike Cantlay, chairman, VisitScotland at the tree planting in Muir Woods.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Final defendant in Richmond High gang rape case sentenced

The sixth and final defendant in a 2009 gang rape of a teenage girl at Richmond High School that shocked the community and drew national attention pleaded guilty to statutory rape in a Martinez courtroom Friday.

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Patch.com

Prison Sentence for El Cerrito Man Who Pleaded Guilty to Killing Jail Nurse

By Bay City News- An El Cerrito man was sentenced to 12 years in prison today for the unprovoked killing of a 55-year-old nurse who was treating him while he was incarcerated in county jail in Martinez in 2010.

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SFGate

Pit bull owner guilty in death of grandson

Steven Hayashi, 52 speaks from the visiting room at the Martinez, Ca., jail on Friday July 23, 2010, where he is being held after his step-grandson Jacob Bisbee, was attacked by three of his pit bulls and mauled to death yesterday at his Concord, Ca.

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SFGate

Steven Hayashi, 52 speaks from the visiting room at the Martinez,... Photo-photo.5396373

Steven Hayashi, 52 speaks from the visiting room at the Martinez, Ca., jail on Friday July 23, 2010, where he is being held after his step-grandson Jacob Bisbee, was attacked by three of his pit bulls and mauled to death yesterday at his Concord, Ca.

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Berkeley Daily Planet

on Mental Illness: The Shredded Safety Net

The mental health treatment system is a part of the safety net for persons with mental illness.

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Patch.com

Martinez Neighbors Take On Scofflaw Dirt Bikers! Looks Like They're Winning

Property owners and residents in the Vine Hill area in Martinez were fed up with trespassing dirtbikers tearing up and riding on private property in their neighborhood.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Vallejo police identify man shot by officers Wednesday

Vallejo police have identified the man killed by two police officers Wednesday afternoon as 29-year-old Ever Ramon Martinez of Alameda County.

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Patch.com

Man Convicted for Walnut Creek Apartment Rape, Assault in 2010

A Berkeley man accused of raping a woman and attempting to rape another after gaining entry into a gated Walnut Creek apartment complex in separate incidents in the summer of 2010 was convicted of rape and burglary charges today.

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Patch.com

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Kaiser Chaplain; Women's Soccer Coach; Gynesis

For those seeking work in Martinez - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here's a list of local job openings.

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