Martinez Newswire (Page 6)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Martinez, CA. (Page 6)

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  1. California's refinery problems drive jump in gas pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    After problems at three California refineries spooked the state's oil market, gas prices have jumped as much as 20-cents a gallon -- and they could go up another dime or more in the coming days. Gasbuddy.com reported that a "flaring" problem at the Chevron refinery in Richmond and maintenance issues at the Tesoro plant in Martinez could reduce supplies and send wholesale prices soaring.

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  2. Southland Motorists To Experience Temporary Hike In Gas PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... closure of Chevron's Richmond refinery after it experienced flaring and a strike at Tesoro's oil refinery in Martinez. The ExxonMobil refinery in Torrance also continues to remain closed after an explosion in February. The state received 10 percent ...

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  3. The Little Mermaid Jr Comes to MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Patch.com

    A very sucessful first Mermaid Audition Workshop! We wish "break legs" to all excited auditioners in the upcoming week of official auditions for our summer production of "The Little Mermaid JR!" Learn more here Disney's "The Little Mermaid Jr!" Our big summer musical this year is going under the sea! With all our favorite characters based on the 1989 movie musical, join Ariel, Flounder, Scuttle, Sebastian, and the most wicked Sea Witch - Ursula.

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  4. Pasadena social calendar: April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... or sierramadrelibraryfriends.org . The Pasadena Symphony concludes its season with Venezuelan pianist Gabriela Martinez performing Edvard Grieg's Piano Concerto, along with works by Sergei Prokofiev and Christopher Rouse. Ambassador Auditorium, 131 ...

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  5. Janis Ruth (Sefzik) SkinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    ... in Rodeo, Calif., to William and Charlotte Sefzik. She was raised with her two older sisters, Wilma and Lorraine in Martinez and graduated from Alhambra High School. After high school, Jan went to work for the Concord Naval Base and then joined her ...

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  6. Refinery issues push gasoline prices higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... a “flaring” problem at the Chevron refinery in Richmond and maintenance issues at the Tesoro plant in Martinez could reduce supplies and send wholesale prices soaring. Production at the ExxonMobil refinery in Torrance also remains down ...

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  7. On deck: Rangers at Angels, 12:30 p.m., FSWRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Wave

    ... the five runs he has allowed. He has thrown at least 100 pitches in each of his starts. No other Angel has done so. Martinez has allowed one earned run in 20 innings this season. So, yeah, he's been pretty good. But he hasn't exactly dominated ...

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  8. Rising gas prices will continue to soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    After problems at three California refineries spooked the state's oil market, gas prices have jumped as much as 20-cents a gallon -- and they could go up another dime or more in the coming days. Gasbuddy.com reported that a "flaring" problem at the Chevron refinery in Richmond and maintenance issues at the Tesoro plant in Martinez could reduce supplies and send wholesale prices soaring.

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

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  10. East Bay scouts, biology students team up to remove invasive thistleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center Opens New Clinic In Walnut CreekRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... 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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  20. Earth Day Celebration at John Muir Home in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Muir home in Martinez is a National Historic Site, and there will be live music, free activities, and a silent auction Saturday, April 18. You can also tour the home and walk the famous orchards.

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