Pittsburg Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Stretch of HWY 4 Will Close Early Sunday for Construction WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | KRON 4

    ... construction work is part of an ongoing project to widen Highway 4 from four to eight lanes from Loveridge Road in Pittsburg to state Highway 160 in Oakley to ease traffic congestion in the area.

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  2. Pittsburg: Plethora of poets to share worksRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The groups Sistahs With Ink and Brothas With Ink will be presenting the event 1 to 3 p.m. Sept.

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  3. East Contra Costa Datelines: Special Haven Third Annual Golf TournamentRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... benefit the 2015 Antioch Rivertown Jamboree event. Call Betty at 925-757-0972. Make-A-Wish Cruise: Oct. 4, Pittsburg Marina. Pittsburg Yacht Club and Make-A-Wish will co-host a fundraiser, including a continental breakfast, two-hour cruise on the ...

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  4. Former Boxing Champ Sentenced to 87 Months in Prison for East Bay Bank Robbery SpreeRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Holtville Tribune

    ... the victim tellers notes announcing that he was robbing the bank and making a demand for money. Page, 43, of Pittsburg, Calif., was arrested on June 10, 2013. He was charged by federal criminal complaint on June 11, 2013, and a grand jury returned ...

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  5. Former boxing champ sentenced for six Bay Area bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | KTVU Oakland

    A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg has been sentenced in federal court in Oakland to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.

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  6. Oakland: Former boxing world champion James Page sentenced for bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    James Page, of Pittsburg, Calif., celebrates after he knocked out Andrey Pestrayev of Russia during their WBA welterweight title fight in Paris Saturday Oct. 10, 1998.

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  7. Pittsburg: CHP hopes sharing results of poor driving choices will keep teens safeRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... graphic detail -- the consequences of making poor decisions behind the wheel during an impassioned presentation at Pittsburg High School. "I'm not going to sugarcoat anything," Franzen told listeners in warning them about the photos of grisly ...

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  8. Former boxing champ sentenced for bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | SFBay

    A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg was sentenced in federal court in Oakland Tuesday to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.

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  9. Former Welterweight Boxing Champ Sentenced for Six Bank RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg was sentenced in federal court in Oakland today to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.

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  10. Monterey clipper to replace old salmon boat at Pittsburg MarinaRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    For years, the yellow wooden boat that pays homage to Pittsburg's commercial fishing industry past has marked the entrance to the marina.

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  11. Boxer James Page gets 7 years for bank heistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | SFGate

    Former world champion boxer and Pittsburg native James Quindale Page - known in the ring as "The Mighty Quinn" and to bank robbery investigators as the "Button Down Bandit" - was sentenced Tuesday to more than seven years in federal prison for robbing six East Bay banks of more than $20,000.

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  12. Pittsburg: New Heights Elementary readies for debutRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... she said. It was a year ago that F&H Construction started work on the $28.4 million project to replace one of Pittsburg's oldest schools. The face-lift couldn't have come at a better time, Francis said, noting how the 60-year-old site had a pipe ...

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  13. Pittsburg police logs for Aug. 12-16Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    At 1:48 p.m. a commercial burglary was reported in the 100 block of E. Leland Road.

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  14. East Contra Costa DatelinesRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... benefit the 2015 Antioch Rivertown Jamboree event. Call Betty at 925-757-0972. Make-A-Wish Cruise: Oct. 4, Pittsburg Marina. Pittsburg Yacht Club and Make-A-Wish will co-host a fundraiser, including a continental breakfast, two-hour cruise on the ...

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  15. Oakland: Former boxing world champion sentenced for bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A federal judge sentenced a Pittsburg native and former boxing world champion to more than seven years in prison Tuesday for robbing East Bay banks.

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  16. Alamo, Danville teens help organize 5K walk for the poorRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... St. Vincent de Paul, which has 27 branches run through Catholic churches in the county, runs a free dining room in Pittsburg that serves hot meals to the needy, as well as a free medical clinic for the uninsured, day shelter, food pantries, thrift ...

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  17. Pittsburg: High School 1970s reunion set for this weekendRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Alumni of Pittsburg High School from throughout the 1970s are invited to a party in the streets of Old Town Pittsburg this weekend.

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  18. Pittsburg: Men's health focus of wellness fairRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The East County Men's Health and Wellness Fair is being hosted by Contra Costa Health Services from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Pittsburg Health Center, 2311 Loveridge Road.

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  19. The Claycord BART Crime Report - Rape, Robbery, Indecent Exposure, Theft + MORERead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | ClayCord.com

    ... The officer took her statement and completed a report. Detectives were advised of the case. Patrons on board the Pittsburg train reported that a male suspect was threatening them. An officer intercepted the train at Walnut Creek Station and located ...

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  20. Once Pittsburg's champion of the world, a former boxer is headed back to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... him to Las Vegas, France and Puerto Rico, but he got his start in the blue-collar, east Contra Costa suburb of Pittsburg and its surrounding towns. Hudson remembers when an 8-year-old Page first walked into her gym, Concord's Little C, now called ...

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