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  1. Contra Costans earn Eagle Scout rankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Contra Costa Times

    Nathan Reed Jaggers, the son of William and Yolanda Jaggers of Concord, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, which will be presented in Court of Honor ceremonies to be announced. For his Eagle Scout community service project, he created storage box benches for the Martinez animal shelter's dog run area.

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  2. In brief:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Site is conducting a public open house to review the environmental assessment for the Strentzel-Muir grave site in Martinez. The grave site is located approximately one mile from John Muir's former home. The workshop will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. ...

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  3. Martinez fire injures 2, including police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Contra Costa Times

    Contra Costa firefighters remove siding from the second story at the scene of a multiple unit structure fire at the Vine Hill townhouses on Ashwood Drive in Martinez, Calif., on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. Multiple fires in the area are under investigation and an arson suspect was taken into custody according to Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Fire Inspector Lisa Martinez.

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  4. Firefighters Battle Apartment Fire in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Patch.com

    Firefighters this morning are responding to a two-alarm structure fire in Martinez.

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  5. 9th Annual Les Schwab Car and Bike Show in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Patch.com

    Help Support the 9th Annual Les Schwab Car & Bike Show here in Martinez! May 17th! We will be out there! Authorities released descriptions of the four people suspecting of snatching a sea lion pup from its mother on Dockweiler State Beach. The 8 year old, asleep inside a car stolen early Monday in Fairfield, was found safe.

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  6. East Bay scouts, biology students team up to remove invasive thistleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Contra Costa Times

    Brian Wong, a 17-year-old junior at Alhambra High School and an Eagle Scout with Boy Scout Troop 282 in Martinez, brought together classmates and troop mates in an effort to better the environment -- a "Hornaday" project to remove Italian thistle plans from Mount Wanda. A Hornaday Project is one aimed at contributing significantly to natural resource conservation and environmental protection.

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  7. Meet Central Contra Costa mayors at Diablo Valley Democratic Club meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Speaking will be Walnut Creek Mayor Bob Simmons, Concord Mayor Tim Grayson, Martinez Mayor Rob Schroder, and Pleasant Hill Vice Mayor David Durant. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. April 22, at the Ygnacio Valley Library, 2661 Oak Grove Road, in Walnut Creek.

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  8. Man charged in fatal Glen Cove stabbing held without bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    A man who authorities claim fatally stabbed his former girlfriend in a fit of rage in a Glen Cove parking lot before fleeing to California was brought back to New York and faced a judge on Monday . Jose Rodriguez-Cartagena, 54, pleaded not guilty Monday to a second-degree murder charge in connection with the death of 32-year-old Yanira Estella Canjura Martinez.

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  9. Drought encourages do-it-yourself water recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... a 55-gallon barrel to irrigate his lawn April 6, 2015, in Dublin. (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group) Sewer plants in Martinez and Livermore also have begun giving away reclaimed water to drive-in customers, and plants in several other California ...

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  10. UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center in Walnut CreekRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    ... disease brings. The center formerly was housed at the United States Veteran's Administration facility in Martinez, Calif. As part of its outreach to families facing Alzheimer's in the East Bay, the clinic is launching a new Community Engagement ...

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  11. Transportation officials issue oil safety measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... being shipped via rail to a facility in Richmond. From there, it was trucked to Tesoro's Golden Eagle refinery near Martinez. A plan to transport oil from out of state to a Phillips66 refinery in San Luis Obispo County via Contra Costa, Alameda and ...

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  12. Lawsuit Targets 30-year Plan for Marine Terminal Receiving Ships Full of Dangerous CrudeRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Indybay.org

    ... LLC ("Tesoro") owns and operates California's fourth-largest refinery, the Golden Eagle Refinery, located near Martinez, California. The refinery depends on its two marine terminals to import crude oil feedstocks and export finished petroleum ...

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  13. Assistance League of Diablo Valley Receives Thanks From Independent Living Skills Program GraduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... members of Assistance League of Diablo Valley toured the Independent Living Skills Program facility, located in Martinez, and found a welcoming environment where foster youth could gather for fellowship, life skills awareness, education, vocational ...

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  14. Transportation officials issue oil train safety measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Seattle, Chicago, Newark and dozens of other cities. Tanker cars sit on railroad tracks near the Shell Refinery in Martinez on May 6, 2013. (Kristopher Skinner/Bay Area News Group) No trains currently ship crude through the Bay Area, though local ...

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  15. Roadshow: Is this E-ZPass email legitimate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Milpitas Post

    ... to the many complaints the CHP receives about carpool cheaters. Q We take the Marina Vista Avenue offramp to Martinez every day and have noticed a lot of construction at the exit off south Interstate 680 before the Benicia Bridge. What is going on? ...

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  16. Motorcyclist Doing 100 mph in Martinez Evades Police, CrashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    A motorcyclist who allegedly sped away from police on state Highway 4 in Martinez this afternoon collided into multiple cars and was left with major injuries, police and California Highway Patrol officials said. Around 3:45 p.m., a Martinez police officer spotted the motorcyclist speeding in the area of eastbound Highway 4 approaching Pine Street, Martinez police Lt.

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  17. Martinez: Motorcyclist hits cars, crashes while fleeing policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    A Martinez police officer saw a motorcyclist speeding at 3:46 p.m. on eastbound Highway 4 and attempted to catch up and pull the rider over as the motorcycle approached the Pine Street exit. But the motorcyclist continued east on the highway and reached an estimated speed of 100 mph while zipping through congested traffic, police said.

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  18. Motorcyclist Injured in Collision After Allegedly Speeding Away from Police in MartinezRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | ClayCord.com

    A motorcyclist who allegedly sped away from police on state Highway 4 in Martinez this afternoon collided into multiple cars and was left with major injuries, police and California Highway Patrol officials said. Around 3:45 p.m., a Martinez police officer spotted the motorcyclist speeding in the area of eastbound Highway 4 approaching Pine Street, Martinez police Lt.

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  19. Martinez Street Lights Working After VandalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    Street Light Update: We were informed today by PG&E that as of today, all of the City of Martinez owned LED street lights that are on Starflower are now fully operational. The last remaining City of Martinez owned streetlight on Starflower that had been previously vandalized and had the underground wires stolen out of it, has been repaired.

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  20. Martinez: School air conditioning issue unresolved as school board delays decision on bond projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Vincent Cardenas, 9, a third-grader at Las Juntas Elementary School, joins his mother, Nicole Cardenas, in a packed Martinez Unified School District board room in Martinez on April 13, 2015. Many were there to comment on school board member Denise ...

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