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  1. CHP: Woman on Drugs Arrested After Running in the Lanes of Traffic Hwy.4 in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | ClayCord.com

    Earlier this morning, CHP - Contra Costa officers received several reports of a pedestrian running in the lanes of traffic on Hwy.4 near Port Chicago Hwy. in Concord.

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  2. Canal Trail Closed Between Clayton Rd. & Cowell Rd. in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | ClayCord.com

    Repairs are being made to the Canal Trail between Clayton Rd and Cowell Rd so the trail is closed. There's equipment in the bottom of the canal removing debris.

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  3. Concord: Parks, seniors to benefit from additional spending this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... the half-cent sales tax voters originally approved in 2010 and extended for nine years in the November election. But Concord took in about $554,000 more than that budgeted amount. On Tuesday, the council approved using those surplus Measure Q funds ...

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  4. Concord: Kaiser volunteers day of service at El Monte ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Vice principal Jennifer Molino brings Mango the rabbit to her new bunny hutch during a day of service at El Monte Elementary School in Concord, Calif., on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. Kaiser Permanente along with other volunteers installed new fencing and moved the bunny hutch into place during a day of volunteerism and honoring Martin Luther King Jr. with service in the community.

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  5. Permit parking to take effect near North Concord/Martinez BARTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... t parking to discourage BART commuters from leaving their vehicles in the neighborhood all day. Lisa P. White covers Concord and Pleasant Hill. Contact her at 925-943-8011. Follow her at Twitter.com/lisa_p_white .

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  6. Concord Woman Robbed At Her Front Door By Man With GunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    Police in Concord are investigating an armed robbery Monday after a woman reported having her purse stolen at gunpoint outside of her home. Police responded at about 7:15 p.m. Monday to a residence in the 4000 block of Sacramento Street on a report of a robbery.

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  7. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Share skills with nonprofits, charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... or the Leftovers Thrift Shop at 925-930-9393 for more information. Mardi Gras will be celebrated at the Concord United Methodist Church from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, at 1645 West St. in Concord. Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per family. There ...

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  8. Concord What's Happening: Concord Athletics tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Concord Athletics -- Tryouts by appointment for 14U boys spring and summer team. Tryout will be held at Concord High baseball field, to make an appointment contact 925-595-3459, Perk's Sports Academy -- Looking for players to fill roster on 8U-18U boys teams in Concord and Antioch.

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  9. Concord Around The Horn: Carondelet High remains on top in EBALRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... helped Miramonte beat Berkeley 68-50 at the Corner Bakery Showdown the following day with 31 points and 14 rebounds. Concord at College Park, boys basketball, Jan. 30, 7 p.m. -- The Falcons will try to keep their spot at the top of the DVAL ...

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  10. Walnut Creek What's Happening: Walnut Creek Little League registrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Pleasant Hill. After school sports day care options also available. Contact 925-565-7307, BASportsTudor@gmail.com Concord Athletics -- Tryouts by appointment for 14U boys spring and summer team. Tryout will be held at Concord High baseball field, to ...

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  11. East Bay-teacher convicted on 19 molestation counts, might spend rest of life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    In a stunning reversal from his first trial, former Concord elementary schoolteacher Joseph Martin could spend the rest of his life in prison after being convicted Tuesday of molesting seven students in a rare case that centered solely on fondling boys' chests under their shirts. The jury found Martin guilty of 19 counts and deadlocked on five others, though leaning heavily toward conviction.

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  12. California revises plan for Delta barriers to fight seawater intrusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    The drought has spurred California to revive controversial plans to build rock dams across three Delta waterways in an effort to prevent seawater from degrading drinking water for 25 million people - including those in San Jose, Concord, and Livermore. Low river runoff in droughts weakens the flows that keep seawater from San Francisco Bay pushing inland and into the water pumps in the Delta, heart of California's water system.

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  13. Former Concord teacher convicted of child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | SFGate

    A Contra Costa County jury on Tuesday convicted a former Concord elementary school teacher on 19 child molestation charges, several months after a different panel had acquitted him of a number of allegations. Joseph Martin , 46, of Martinez, who had taught fourth and fifth grade at Woodside Elementary School , faces a mandatory minimum of 25 years to life in prison when he is sentenced Feb. 20, said Derek Butts , the deputy district attorney who tried Martin twice.

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  14. Concord: Woman robbed at gunpoint as she arrives homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    A woman emerged unscathed physically after she was confronted by a man with a gun while she walked home Monday, police said. The woman arrived at her home in the 4000 block of Sacramento Street around 7:15 p.m. when a man estimated to be in his late teens ran up from behind her and threatened to shoot her with a handgun, Concord police Lt.

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  15. Pleasant Hill sets massage parlor permit feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... activity occurred at the business. The massage permit is possible under a bill by Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla, D-Concord, that gives cities and counties more power to close massage businesses that have engaged in illegal activity such as human ...

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  16. Review: Concord's The Pig & The Pickle is a charmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Concord's charming The Pig & The Pickle is the newest taproom to land in this area near Todos Santos Plaza, where an informal beer trail is emerging. Now you can sip and stroll your way from the new Hop Grenade taproom to E.J. Phair and this fun little pub, then head home via BART.

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  17. Democratic Party Of Contra Costa County Elects New LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    More than 50 people attended the jam-packed election session at JFK University Law School, which featured a warmly contested and spirited race for party chair between Carolyn Phinney, Ph.D, of Orinda, and DPCCC Controller Jeff Koertzen, of Concord. After the 34 voting members of the DPCCC cast ballots, Koertzen emerged victorious, succeeding longtime DPCCC chair and activist Chuck Carpenter of Concord.

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  18. Public meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... ducation is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, in the James W. Dent Education Center, 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord. 925-682-8000.

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  19. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Walk the red carpet to help raise funds for victims of abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... man, woman and group. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, at the Brenden Theater, 1985 Willow Pass Road in Concord. Tickets are $45 in advance and $55 at the door. Call 925-603-0138 or email krisj@standffov.org for more information. Stand! For ...

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  20. Assemblywoman Bonilla Introduces Bill to Support and Retain More TeachersRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | ClayCord.com

    Assemblywoman Susan A. Bonilla (D-Concord) recently introduced legislation to ensure beginning teachers have access to teacher induction programs and do not have to pay out of their own pockets to participate. "Induction programs are instrumental in ...

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