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3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
The Pittsburg Unified School District may decide next week to place a $100 million bond measure on the November ballot to potentially replace aging portables with new permanent classrooms, revamp or rebuild some older campuses and build additional classrooms at Pittsburg High School.
7 hrs ago | ClayCord.com
The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is looking for the man who broke into a home on Neely Ct. in Alamo, which is on the Walnut Creek border.
10 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
When the 1991 Oakland Hills fire raged through Diana Graham's former neighborhood, she was taken by complete surprise.
14 hrs ago | Halfway To Concord
The buzz words are familiar: Communism; five-year plans; the Soviet Union; and totalitarianism.
The Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, in the council chamber of the Civic Center.
Students learn how to budget money in a Mad City Money program under the guidance of Damian Alarcon, financial educational officer with Travis Credit Union at Paradise Skate Roller Rink in Antioch on July 29, 2014.
The annual, daylong event routinely draws more than 1,000 homeless people who receive food, medical and dental care, haircuts, pet care, shelter and many other services.
Ron Nehring , California's Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, is forgoing the usual campaign swings this week for something far riskier - he's huddling in Israeli bomb shelters, tweeting just miles from the Gaza border.
All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.
The Monument Crisis Center is collecting school supplies and backpacks through Aug. 7 for 1,000 needy children in Contra Costa County.
Kyle Navarro, 21, of El Sobrante had been charged with murder in the March slaying of 24-year-old Nicolas Callen of Pinole.
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.
Local residents are invited to chat with their state assemblyman and take advantage of a couple of safety-related services this weekend.
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.
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.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 04:42 pm
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