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1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area
The philosophy behind Contra Costa County's second annual Community Baby Shower for African-American pregnant women and their partners is that it takes an entire community to raise a healthy child.
2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Local residents are invited to chat with their state assemblyman and take advantage of a couple of safety-related services this weekend.
7 hrs ago | The Antioch Herald
When an officer arrived, he eventually had an encounter with a male suspect. The officer attempted to detain the male who fled from him into an open garage.
11 hrs ago | Decanter Magazine
A company believed to be backed by Chinese investors has bought Quixote Winery in the sought-after Stags Leap District of California's Napa Valley.
Illegal fireworks sparked a blaze that burned about half an acre of vegetation near the Boundary Oak Golf Course in Walnut Creek over the weekend, a fire official said today.
As Contra Costa County officials scramble for options to save Doctors Medical Center in some form, skilled workers are leaving in droves amid the continuing uncertainty.
This is an excerpt of On Assignment, education writer Theresa Harrington's blog on Contra Costa County schools.
A month after raising several local parking fines to match the highest in the Contra Costa County, city leaders reversed their decision and instead have now endorsed only modest increases.
It's heating up in the Bay Area and the hottest day this week will be Friday, a National Weather Service forecaster said today.
Several years ago, Beverly Lane was working on one of the many exhibits she coordinates for the Museum of the San Ramon Valley each year -- this time on the centennial anniversary of women winning the vote in California.
Efforts to eradicate an invasive fruit fly species are underway in Contra Costa County after the pests were found in flytraps in Eastern Contra Costa County, a county spokeswoman said.
The League of Women Voters West Contra Costa County held its annual meeting recently where it announced newly elected board member.
News from Contra Costa County Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services : When Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services modifies a home, it cuts the chances of a senior calling 9-1-1 for a fall by about 53 percent, according to new data compiled by American Medical Response for their service areas in Contra Costa County.
Eight black-crowned night herons and snowy egrets were released along the western bank of Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park in Richmond on Wednesday afternoon.
Trained members of the American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter are helping individuals affected by a massive wildfire in Washington State where thousands of acres are burning and residents are being forced to leave their homes.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 04:36 pm
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