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13 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
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.
17 hrs ago | Patch.com
It's heating up in the Bay Area and the hottest day this week will be Friday, a National Weather Service forecaster said today.
21 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
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.
Yesterday | ClayCord.com
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.
A new poll conducted by Oakland-based EMC Research shows the Tony Thurmond campaign in the lead for the State Assembly district that includes Berkeley but goes way up north into Contra Costa County.
The Planning Commission is set to meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, in the council chamber of the City Hall.
The Byron Union School District will not have a school resource officer on duty at its three campuses during the upcoming school year after the school district was unable to foot the bill.
A woman safely escaped her Bay Point mobile home after a fire broke out just after noon on Tuesday, authorities said Fire crews were dispatched at 12:05 to a mobile home park on Pacifica Avenue for a report of smoke, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Capt.
A man accused of slaying of a retired San Francisco Bay area schoolteacher attempted an escape from jail by trying to carve his way out of a cell window, Contra Costa County prosecutors said.
The Stag's Leap vineyard, owned by organic winemaker Carl Doumani, was purchased by Jinta Vineyards and Winery, a Chinese-owned private firm registered in the US, according to reports by Wine Spector.
Chevron's mammoth refinery leaves a footprint in Richmond far beyond its 2,900 waterfront acres.
App's facial recognition reunites dogs, owners A smartphone app that helps dog owners find their lost pets by using doggie facial recognition.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 07:50 pm
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