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  1. Miller, Don "Randy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Don "Randy" Miller Don "Randy" Miller, age 56, of Visalia passed away Monday, November 17, 2014 after a short battle with ALS. Randy was born July 16, 1958 in Martinez, CA to parents Don and Loretta Miller.

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  2. Unions Announce Plans To Overturn Contra Costa County Supes' RaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    Contra Costa County public employees unions have started to gather signatures for a referendum to overturn the county Board of Supervisors' recent decision to give themselves a 33 percent raise, union officials announced today. With Public Employees Union, Local 1, the county's largest union, leading the charge, union leaders are set this afternoon to notify the county registrar of voters in Martinez of their intent to seek signatures for a referendum to invalidate the salary hike.

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  3. 66-Year-Old Woman Killed In I-680 Collision Tuesday EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    A 66-year-old woman was killed in a collision Tuesday evening on Interstate Highway 680 northeast of Martinez, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said. The woman was a passenger in a Honda Pilot that overturned on southbound Highway 680 near Pacheco Boulevard and north of state Highway 4 around 5:15 p.m., CHP Officer John Fransen said.

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  4. Woman Arrested for Attempted Murder After Allegedly Striking Man with Car Near Concord AirportRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    ... arrested 48-year-old Bridget Metzler of Bakersfield for attempted murder. She was later booked into county jail in Martinez. On Tuesday, the Contra Costa District Attorney's Office filed formal charges against Metzler. The charges include attempted ...

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  5. Tell the Martinez City Council to reject discriminatory construction labor policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    Tonight, the Martinez City Council will consider a policy to require all construction contractors to sign a Project Labor Agreement with trade unions as a condition of working on city construction projects $500,000 and up. This will decrease local opportunities for over 80% of construction workers in the City of Martinez.

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  6. Unions Announce Referendum to Overturn Board of Supes' RaiseRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    Contra Costa County public employees unions have started to gather signatures for a referendum to overturn the county Board of Supervisors' recent decision to give themselves a 33 percent raise, union officials announced today. With Public Employees Union, Local 1, the county's largest union, leading the charge, union leaders are set this afternoon to notify the county registrar of voters in Martinez of their intent to seek signatures for a referendum to invalidate the salary hike.

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  7. Concord: Electric vehicle charging station coming to Todos Santos Plaza parking garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... to impose a fee that allows public agencies to recoup the cost of maintenance and electricity. Earlier this year, Martinez began charging $1 per hour at its charging stations, and limited sessions to four hours. Since the summer, motorists who use ...

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  8. Walnut Creek What's Happening: Walnut Creek Elks Free Throw Contest registrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... boys and girls of all ages on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:00-11 p.m., and Sundays from 6-9 p.m. 360 Ferry St., Martinez. $5. 925-457-5081, www.norcalcourts.com Pleasant Hill Recreation -- Drop-in for Adult Open Gym, Monday-Friday from 6:00-8 p.m., ...

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  9. Speak ill of John Muir? Brace for a backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... never have been placed on a pedestal; he was a human being who -- surprise -- wasn't perfect. Sherida Bush of Martinez, Calif. -- who sits on the John Muir Assn. board of directors but says she speaks only for herself -- embraces Muir's legacy, ...

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  10. 66-year-old Woman Killed in Crash on I-680 in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    A 66-year-old woman was killed in a collision this evening on Interstate Highway 680 northeast of Martinez, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said. The woman was a passenger in a Honda Pilot that overturned on southbound Highway 680 near Pacheco Boulevard and north of state Highway 4 around 5:15 p.m., CHP Officer John Fransen said.

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  11. Redlands police cite employees, businesses on serving alcohol to minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... complaints to the department that some businesses were selling alcohol to minors, said Redlands police Lt. Travis Martinez. “We would like to see all of the businesses be in compliance with all the laws,” he said. “Unfortunately ...

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  12. Accident Results In Fatality On Hwy 680 Near MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | KRON 4

    An injury accident has resulted in a fatality and continues to block all southbound lanes of Interstate Highway 680 northeast of Martinez this evening, according to the California Highway Patrol. Officers responded to accident involving five or six vehicles on southbound Highway 680 north of state Highway 4 around 5:15 p.m., CHP Officer Peter Van Eckhardt said.

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  13. I-680 Near Martinez Blocked Tuesday Evening Due To Injury CollisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    An injury accident has blocked all lanes of Interstate Highway 680 northeast of Martinez this evening, according to the California Highway Patrol. Officers responded to an accident involving an overturned vehicle on southbound Highway 680 north of state Highway 4 around 5:15 p.m., CHP officials said.

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  14. Chor Boogie and the Evolution of Modern HieroglyphicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... voice to this largely underrepresented and often misunderstood global art form. New Paintings by Chor Boogie & Jet Martinez , which opened recently at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco. "It's the name of my style, and it's also a way of life." Many ...

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  15. The Dram Shop: Weekly cocktail pop-up kicks off at Bull...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | SFGate

    ... in Port Costa, the oft-overlooked East Bay town with a population around 200 located on the Carquinez Strait near Martinez. They transformed a previous old-school eatery into a hip new restaurant with updated Americana fare, a slow food mentality, ...

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  16. School recycling in Central Costa Costa makes impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... I just went after." The program's efficacy recently caught the attention of area governance, which awarded the Martinez school with the Sustainable Contra Costa recognition. Area schools with their outcropping of campus vegetable gardens, compost ...

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  17. Martinez: Stories, oral histories of local residents serving during World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... the 'Lucky Lou.'" His was only one of many personal World War II stories revealed -- some for the first time -- by Martinez veterans and their families at the Martinez Historical Society meeting Nov. 16. Naval veteran and featured speaker Bill ...

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  18. Martinez police report: Delivered packages stolen from front porchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    It was reported at 9:15 a.m. that a vehicle was stolen from a parking lot on F Street. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 3:23 p.m. that a residence on Green Street was burglarized and a vessel containing cremated cat remains was stolen.

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  19. Walnut City Council holds meeting inside Mt. SAC, tells board to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... residents and the City Council. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda/ San Gabriel Valley Tribune) Walnut resident Lanny Martinez expresses his anger about the proposed building of a campus parking structure at the Mt. San Antonio College Board of Trustees ...

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    Nov 12, 2014 | SFGate

    ... slaying. Robinson was arrested Tuesday and is being held on suspicion of murder at Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez in lieu of $1 million bail. "Thomas and Robinson knew each other from before," Raman said. "They got into an argument the night ...

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