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30 min ago | Halfway To Concord
One of the major findings of a presentation by the East Bay Broadband Consortium is that the broadband infrastructure In Alameda, Contra Costa, and Solano Counties is barely adequate.
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4 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.
Spring is here and the time has come for the Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour on May 5. This is the 10th year for this free, award-winning tour, and it's interesting to note how in that time, native plant gardens have gone from a rare sight to an accepted garden choice.
By Bay City News Service: An autopsy on Magdalena Glinkowski, the Menlo Park woman who was found dead in Mt.
Security camera footage shows the missing 33-year-old Magdalena Glinkowski in the "Bootjack" parking lot on Mt.
The Vice Unit of the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff has been conducting ongoing operations at establishments that sell alcohol in the unincorporated part of the county.
The safety of Richmond and its neighboring communities has taken a giant leap forward with the West County Family Justice Center announcement of two new programs aimed at Based in Richmond, the West County Family Justice Center is launching Project Connect and the WINGS Leadership Academy in April and May, respectively, at its headquarters; the ... (more)
A last-ditch effort to save Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo requires folks in the West County area to vote to impose yet another parcel tax on themselves.
Bedbugs, a problem well known to residents of Concord were found on a BART train last week, highlighting the mobility of these pests and the critical need to consider a regional response.
Ohio State University researchers have developed a way to predict the resistance or susceptibility of trees to sudden oak death disease, providing forest managers with the first effective method to manage trees in infested natural areas and in adjoining areas where the disease is expected in the future.
A teenage girl critically injured in a four-car wreck on Sunday afternoon was expected to survive her injuries, authorities said Monday.
Sheriff's detectives confirmed that the body of the missing 33-year-old Menlo Park woman Magdalena Glinkowski was found by search and rescue teams on Mt.
The swinging blues joints of the 1960s and '70s, however, slowly gave way to a skyrocketing violent crime rate, once memorialized in a list of the dead on a corner grocery's outside wall.
Search teams on Mt. Tamalpais this morning found a woman's body in the same area where a Menlo Park woman was believed to be hiking before she was reported missing on March 30, a sheriff's lieutenant said.
Bettye Faye Gilpin Mann, 76, Taylor Co., KY She was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of Contra Costa County, CA, at the time of her death.