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  1. School Bell: Winners of Antioch's 'We Fulfill the Dream' contest announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    ... and Chinyere Umozurike, Dozier-Libbey, first place in visual. In the middle school category, it was Anastasia Martinez, first place in essay; Jennifer Cuevas, second place in essay and Anthony Arevalo, third place in essay -- all from Black Diamond; ...

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  2. Brunch trio: Berkeley's Zut, Walnut Creek's Heavenly and Fremont's Bean SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Monterey County Herald

    ... Bistro offers a sizable number of choices for breakfast or lunch in a comfortable, sizable space. Owner Tammy Martinez has changed her emphasis from a bakery-cafe with a few breakfast dishes to a full-blown bistro; she expects to add dinner service ...

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  3. Martinez Memories films at library highlight local historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    ... that Costanza opted to hang out his attorney shingle downtown. Costanza's account of mid-20th century life in Martinez will be featured in a filmed interview that will be presented Tuesday at the Martinez Library as part of a monthlong film series ...

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  4. Martinez: Extra design, testing work for new Vicente/Briones campus...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    Taxpayers need not worry about an extra $136,440 for construction of the new Vicente/Briones school campus. The Martinez school board approved the increase with assurances that it will be absorbed in the $5.8 million project budget.

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  5. Martinez: $6.3 million Waterfront Park upgrade OK'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    ... League also proposed to establish a "Clippers" team, named after the Yankee Clipper, baseball great Joe DiMaggio, a Martinez native. Lighted baseball fields are needed for that generally popular proposal to become a reality. Neighboring residents ...

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  6. The Time is Ripe by Debra Morris: Water worries with continuing droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Tuesday farmers market and several other at markets in the Bay Area or like them on their Facebook page. The Martinez farmers market is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, year-round; and from 4 to 8 p.m. Fridays, from the spring through fall, at Main ...

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  7. Martinez police report: Incidents from Jan. 22-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    It was reported at 5:26 p.m. that a delivered box was stolen from the porch of a residence on La Veranda Place. FRAUD -- On Roanoke Drive at 6:37 p.m., a caller reported receiving a fraudulent call from someone purporting to represent the IRS, and requesting $495.

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  8. Martinez: Measure WW funds Muir Heritage Land Trust purchase of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Inside Bay Area

    ... like a visionary" and go ahead with the funding. "You know you are going to annex the valley, which is in the (Martinez) sphere of influence. You already have properties on the south end," Marie Olson said. Making the motion for approval, Councilman ...

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  9. ViewPoints by Rob Schroder: New city manager selected for MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    ... and an MBA from New Hampshire College. The last 15 months have been a tough political environment in the city of Martinez, and without a permanent captain at the helm, the job of managing the city has been a difficult one. Two individuals deserve to ...

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  10. UPDATE 1-Little sign of progress after contact to end U.S. refinery strike resumesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    ... and operators from non-union plants to replace workers. But one plant, Tesoro Corp's 166,000 barrel-per-day Martinez, California, refinery, was being fully shut down as part of it was already in the middle of maintenance work, the company has said. ...

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  11. In Stand for People and Planet Over Profit, Green Groups Back Oil Worker StrikeRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Common Dreams

    ... have committed to the stoppage and, so far, the strike has caused one refinery to suspend its operations-the Tesoro Martinez Refinery in Martinez, California. The strike has been called at five Texas-based refineries, two California sites, and one ...

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  12. REFILE-After talks to end U.S. refinery strike resume, little sign of progressRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    ... and operators from non-union plants to replace workers. But one plant, Tesoro Corp's 166,000 barrel-per-day Martinez, California, refinery, was being fully shut down as part of it was already in the middle of maintenance work, the company has said. ...

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  13. Oil and Gas Prices Steady Despite a Refinery StrikeRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... able to keep operations going with nonunion management crews. The one plant that was shut, Tesoro's refinery in Martinez, California, was already partly shut down for seasonal maintenance. The country is already awash in fuel supplies, giving the ...

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  14. Martinez: Tesoro refinery among nine plants where strikes plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Inside Bay Area

    Tesoro decided to idle its entire refinery in Martinez after workers at the fuel factory went on strike Monday, the oil company said, part of a walkout by 3,800 union workers at nine refineries around the country. Gasoline prices were rising in the East Bay and California overall even before the United Steelworkers union strike, but were flat in Santa Clara County and the San Francisco-San Mateo-Marin region, according to Gas Buddy, an online site that tracks the fuel markets.

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  15. Oil Extends Gain as Bears Retreat on Signs Supply Glut Will EaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Washington Post

    ... a day of fuel, data compiled by Bloomberg show. Tesoro Corp. said on Monday that it was halting operations at its Martinez, California refinery. Half its capacity was already offline for maintenance. U.S. refiners probably cut operating rates by 1 ...

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  16. Movement to save shelter pets growing in Contra CostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | SFGate

    ... by car, on a three-day ride to Kentucky and Tennessee, where new homes await. County animal shelter officials in Martinez labeled Lady as having a behavioral problem and Angel too sick to save. Both were slated for euthanasia. The group had to sign ...

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  17. Reward offered in puppy dumping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... them took them home, cleaned them and fed them before bringing them to the Contra Costa Animal Services shelter in Martinez. An examination revealed the dogs to be healthy and all three were doing fine. The pups are being cared for by the East Bay ...

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  18. Troy spoils party for Komaki, Sierra Canyon girls basketball team in the prep roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... championship, handing the Eagles their first loss since last year's third-place match against Thousand Oaks. Sam Martinez led Eagle Rock with three goals. Taylor scored three goals, with Yoselin Galdamez and Fernandez both scoring twice for ...

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  19. Planning An Outdoor Event? How To Make Park Reservations In Beautiful MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Patch.com

    Fees rentals vary, depending on facility desired. Sound amplified and other special requests must be APPROVED in advance of your event.

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  20. A higher bar for East Bay cities anti-smoking gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Fremont Bulletin

    But in the past few years, other cities -- including Walnut Creek and Richmond -- have passed tougher laws, raising the bar for all others. Consequently, after several years of receiving high marks for their tobacco control policies, the latest American Lung Association report downgrades Fremont, Pleasant Hill and Martinez because they don't ban smoking in all multiunit housing.

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