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The West Contra Costa school board on Wednesday expects to approve a 2014-15 contract with the Local One union, along with several policies intended to prevent bullying and sexual harassment.
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By Bay City News- San Leandro police serving search warrants in Richmond and San Leandro last Wednesday uncovered a marijuana grow of 1,800 plants, police said today.
Using an after-school program he founded, a Richmond middle-school teacher sexually abused his students during camping trips throughout the Bay Area, telling the boys that "what happens at Camp Epic stays at Camp Epic," court documents revealed Tuesday.
A police pursuit with speeds topping 100 mph and beginning near the State Capitol covered nearly 90 miles before it ended early Tuesday morning with the suspect's arrest in Richmond, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Aside from the cable cars, and that oh-so-rare bus that shows up on time with plenty of empty seats, riding the F-Market line's historic streetcars seems to be everybody's favorite Muni experience.
Thinking another student had his dollar, an 18-year-old El Cerrito High School student beat a classmate over the head with a desk, police said.
A 23-year-old man shot and killed Saturday night in North Richmond has been identified as Nelson Earl Hamilton III Hamilton, who went by Earl, was shot along with three others at about 10 p.m. in front of a home in the 1600 block of First Street, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
As more producers of higher-end and even superpremium-priced wine turn to screen-printed labels on bottles as a way to distinguish themselves on ever-crowded store shelves, local printing companies have been spending several million dollars upgrading equipment to handle a surge in orders.
A 23-year-old man was shot and killed and three others injured Saturday night in front of a home in North Richmond, officials said.
'Our next song - Rhythm Monsters - is dedicated to all those who've suffered gender violence.
DeJean Middle School's corridors and classrooms were abuzz Saturday not with algebra and English, but with giving young people a helping hand into adulthood.
By Bay City News- A teacher accused of sexually abusing six elementary school students pleaded not guilty to more than two dozen felony charges filed against him in Contra Costa County Superior Court yesterday.
March 6, 2014: AltCar Expo, the nation's leading forum for green car ride and drive, public education and demonstration of the latest green technology vehicles, will take place on Friday and Saturday, March 14 - 15, 2014, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., at Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, CA.