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  1. 66-year-old Woman Killed in I-680 Crash Last Week IdentifiedRead the original story

    Tuesday | ClayCord.com

    A woman who was killed in a multi-car crash on Interstate Highway 680 near Martinez last week has been identified as 66-year-old Patricia Campbell of San Jose, a Contra Costa County coroner's deputy said today. Campbell was a passenger in one of several vehicles involved in a crash that happened during last Tuesday's evening commute around 5:15 p.m. on southbound Highway 680 north of state Highway 4, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  2. Person Trapped in Vehicle After Collision on N. Main & Geary in Walnut CreekRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ClayCord.com

    I live very close to John Muir hospital. I can hear the copters dropping off the sick and injured people probably from all these car What is going on with people!? It is a drought, but this isn't the first rain that we ever had.

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

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ClayCord.com

    A Bakersfield woman has been arrested for attempted murder after allegedly striking her spouse with a vehicle in Concord, according to the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff. Deputy Sheriffs responded on Sunday at about 6:19pm to a report of a possible DUI driver in a parking lot on John Glenn Drive near the Buchanan Field Airport in Concord.

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

    Wednesday Nov 19 | 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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  5. 66-year-old Woman Killed in Crash on I-680 in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | 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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  6. Lafayette Man Gets Nine Year Prison Sentence for Molesting Two Girls in Pleasant HillRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 15 | ClayCord.com

    A Contra Costa County judge on Friday sentenced a Lafayette man to 9 years in prison for molesting two girls in Pleasant Hill. Antonio Maxfield, 29, was sentenced in a Martinez courtroom several months after a jury convicted him of multiple counts of lewd and lascivious acts on a child with enhancements for victimizing multiple people and for substantial sexual conduct, according to Deputy District Attorney Christine Hazlehurst.

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  7. Claycord - Talk About PoliticsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | ClayCord.com

    "Oh, no question, one of the all-time great presidents," he told OZY. "I think there's no question he's transformative."

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  8. PIC: Water Show in Downtown Walnut Creek After Fire Hydrant Hit by VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | ClayCord.com

    Don't be a criminal and act within the law no great loss if you don't want to die don't run and don't commit the crime. I wonder if the suspect is in connection with the Concord Police pursuit on the 10th just after 1am.

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  9. Traffic Jammin' with Janis Mara - Driving with No Insurance, Bike ...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | ClayCord.com

    Traffic Jammin' with Janis Mara - Driving with No Insurance, Bike Lanes on CCB, On-Ramp Metering Lights + A Success Story : Greetings, all! This Claycord.com column is for everyone who negotiates the highways and public transit of the Bay Area. It runs every Monday at 2pm and answers your commuting and transportation questions.

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  10. What's Happening in Downtown Martinez?Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 8 | ClayCord.com

    I saw a homeless man snoozing in the waiting area of IHOP on Clayton, when I went there with my husband a few days ago. My husband is diabetic.

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  11. Claycordian Warns of Mail Theft in MartinezRead the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | ClayCord.com

    I don't have a photo because they left no evidence but just a heads up the mail thieves are out in the rural Bear Creek Road area of Martinez. They took a pair of bolt cutters to our lock on our mailbox and took the lock with them.

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  12. Column: "Smart Paws" - Promotions at Local Shelters During Veterans Day Weekend + MORERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | ClayCord.com

    I wanted to keep you posted on the positive things going on at our local shelter! They have announced promotions in honor of Veterans Day for a week November 7th through 15th. First, discount adoptions of any shelter pet for all military vets ! And second, waived adoption fees for all "Shelter Pet Vets."

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  13. Martinez to Hold Neighborhood Traffic Safety Meeting Near Proposed Residential SubdivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | ClayCord.com

    The City of Martinez will be hosting a series of neighborhood meeting on "Traffic Safety" concerns that were raised as part of the approval of a residential subdivision approval on Muir Station Road. The City has not received a plan submittal from the developer at this time however they believe the workshop should take place regardless.

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  14. Concord Welcomes New City ClerkRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | ClayCord.com

    The Concord City Council has appointed Joelle Fockler as Concord's new City Clerk. She replaces Mary Rae Lehman, who recently retired after 23 years with the City.

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  15. Concord: Former Woodside Elementary School Teacher to be Re-tried on 22 Molestation CountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | ClayCord.com

    Most of the charges filed against a Concord elementary school teacher who was initially accused of inappropriately touching more than a dozen former students have been dropped, his defense attorney said on Monday. Joseph Martin, 46, will now be re-tried on 22 child molestation counts after the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office dismissed more than 70 remaining counts against him following an August mistrial, attorney Patrick Clancy said.

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  16. Union Plans Rally to Protest CoCo Board of Supervisors $32K a Year RaiseRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | ClayCord.com

    Next Tuesdsay, November 4, before the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meeting, at approximately 8:30 a.m., Local 1 will hold a rally at 651 Pine Steet in Martinez to protest the Board of Supervisors recent $32,000 a year pay raise. Members and staff of Local 1 have spoken at the last two Board of Supervisors meetings in opposition to the 33% pay raise for Board of Supervisors members.

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  17. Man Charged in Connection with 2011 Concord Murder Ordered Released from JailRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | ClayCord.com

    A 20-year-old Concord man who was initially charged in connection with the murder of a young woman in her Concord home in 2011 was ordered released from jail today after reaching a plea deal with the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office. Johnathan Harriel pleaded not guilty in a Martinez courtroom Monday to residential burglary as part of the plea agreement and was sentenced to six years in jail for his role in the killing of 21-year-old Benicia native Shelby Barnes.

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  18. Man Convicted of Murder in 2012 Homeless Encampment KillingRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    A jury has convicted a homeless man of killing another transient man in a homeless encampment in Concord in 2012, according to prosecutors. James Riley, 40, was found guilty in a Martinez courtroom this morning of first-degree murder and use of a deadly weapon for the December 2012 strangling death of 47-year-old Jerald Nagle, according to Deputy District Attorney Simon O'Connell.

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  19. District Attorney to Re-Try Concord Teacher Accused of Multiple Counts of Child MolestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    A former Concord schoolteacher who was acquitted of 21 charges of child molestation and nearly acquitted of 95 other charges will be re-tried, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office has announced. Joseph Martin, 46, of Martinez, will again go to trial on charges that he molested multiple former students at Concord's Woodside Elementary School, prosecutors said.

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  20. One-Alarm House Fire in Pleasant Hill Displaces ResidentRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    A single-alarm fire damaged a house in Pleasant Hill this morning and left one resident displaced, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District inspector said.

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