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  1. Interview with Linda Grant on the Struggle at Triangle Park in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Indybay.org

    In October of 2014, the City of Oakland began to make attempts to displace and remove people in public plazas along San Pablo Ave in the wake of the WOSP being passed. The clamp down by the police on the plazas is thus clearly part of "socially cleansing" the area, while UC Berkeley students mapped out the park and planned where the art would go for a "transition," and city workers erected fences at 32nd and San Pablo and near 21st and San Pablo, across from the Greyhound Station.

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  2. San Pablo: Doctors Medical Center property negotiations enter final stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Contra Costa Times

    A deal to sell some of Doctors Medical Center's real estate holdings to San Pablo could come to fruition Wednesday, just days before the struggling hospital is slated to run out of cash. The transaction would provide a small amount of breathing room as the hospital's governing board looks at two scenarios: an orderly closure, or continuing the current full-service, acute-care model, including an emergency room.

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  3. West County Wastewater District postpones decision on system upgrade, rate hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Contra Costa Times

    ... requires agencies to get a public vote to authorize borrowing. West County Wastewater serves 93,000 residents in San Pablo and portions of Richmond, Pinole and unincorporated El Sobrante, with the population in its service area expected to rise to ...

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  4. Take a Tour of Oakland's Most Impressive MuralsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | East Bay Express

    ... casual tour. Here's one way you can do it, too. Begin in North Oakland at what was formerly The Pallet Space (6510 San Pablo Ave.) to pay homage to Punks Thugs and Vandals (PTV), the crew most widely recognized by the iconic squid-like mugs painted ...

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  5. Richmond man, charged with murder, pleads to attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Inside Bay Area

    A Richmond man arrested in connection with a February 2014 murder pleaded guilty to attempted robbery Monday and was released from custody based on time already served. Richard Contreras Barajas, 26, was arrested with two other suspects -- Hector Paul Nava-Martinez, 21, and Guillermo Alexis Alvarez, 20, both of San Pablo -- in the shooting death of 19-year-old Franklin Lopez on the 2100 Block of Dover Ave. in San Pablo in what police believe was a drug deal gone wrong.

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  6. San Pablo: Projects on display this week at West Contra Costa Science FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Contra Costa Times

    The West Contra Costa Science Fair, a fixture for more than 55 years, will have some 200 projects on display from Tuesday through Thursday in the Gym Annex at Contra Costa College, 2600 Mission Bell Drive. West Contra Costa Unified School District campuses represented at this year's event, open to grades seven through 12, are Crespi, DeJean, Helms, Hercules, Korematsu and Pinole middle schools; Stewart and Mira Vista K-8 schools; and El Cerrito and Pinole Valley high schools.

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  7. Hike of the Week: Panoramic views await atop San Pedro MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... of about 1,000 feet in elevation. The trek includes a visit to an old Nike Radar site. Begin at the trailhead on San Pablo Avenue. The steep uphill footpath joins the fire road within 50 yards. Turn right and continue hiking up the fire road for ...

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  8. San Pablo: City Council weighs $11M Doctors Medical Center land dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Inside Bay Area

    With the survival of Doctors Medical Center seemingly hanging on down-to-the-wire negotiations with San Pablo officials, the City Council will hold the latest in a string of special closed sessions Monday to discuss a possible real estate deal that would provide a lifeline to West Contra Costa's only public hospital. But what portion, if not all, of the hospital's properties is under negotiation was not entirely clear Friday.

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  9. Driver abandons car in fatal hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | SFBay

    ... in stable condition, police said Friday evening. Police said the vehicle appeared to have been traveling north on San Pablo Avenue toward Emeryville at the time of the collision. The driver fled the scene on foot, leaving the vehicle behind, but ...

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  10. Richmond: Planning Commission OKs affordable housing projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Inside Bay Area

    ... number of motor vehicle trips in the area. Phase I of the project, now underway, will reduce travel times from San Pablo Avenue to Rydin Road, west of Interstate 80, by an average of 28 percent and drop average travel times in the opposite direction ...

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  11. San Pablo: Contra Costa College holding financial aid resource eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Contra Costa Times

    Contra Costa College is hosting a free Financial Aid Awareness Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 2 to help students and their families learn more about available options and resources. The event will be at the Student Services Center Plaza at the college, 2600 Mission Bell Drive, and the Financial Aid Office encourages "parents, high school counselors, current college students, graduating seniors, and others who want to plan early for their college experience" to meet with experts and get questions answered.

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  12. San Pablo: Doctors Medical Center, almost out of cash, seeks last-minute deal with cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Inside Bay Area

    With just over a week left before Doctors Medical Center is expected to run out of cash, officials are scrambling to put together a deal with San Pablo that would allow the hospital to stay open another year or so, to buy it time to craft a long-term solution, or absent that, to close down in an orderly fashion. A possible sale to San Pablo of the hospital's 10-acre campus and several buildings across Vale Road will be the subject of another closed-session board meeting Thursday of the West Contra Costa Healthcare District, which owns the hospital.

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  13. San Pablo police open fire at suspect at motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | SFGate

    San Pablo police opened fire Wednesday at a suspect while serving a search warrant at a motel, but no one was hit by the gunfire, authorities said. San Pablo officers were serving a high-risk search warrant at the request of Berkeley police in connection with a robbery investigation, authorities said.

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  14. Bay Area: Guitars Not Guns hits an alternative chord with young peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Inside Bay Area

    ... because the parents aren't around," said Kirkland, who is the lead instructor for classes now taking place at the San Pablo Community Center and at the Martinez Library. "We're taking them away from whatever stresses (the students) are having," ...

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  15. El Cerrito enacts massage parlor moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... trafficking, Woodruff said. Woodruff said the city also needs to review zoning regulations, including the new San Pablo Avenue Specific Plan, to determine how they would affect massage businesses. The specific plan established a new set of zoning ...

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  16. San Pablo teen surrenders on burglary charge at family's urgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Inside Bay Area

    The family of an 18-year-old suspected in the burglary of a home brought him to police to surrender on the charge Wednesday, police said. Zachory Beeche, 18, of San Pablo, was taken into custody on suspicion of burglary by El Cerrito police after his family brought him down to the station, Lt.

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  17. Help Contra Costa Save Doctors Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Patch.com

    ... February 18, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. WHERE: Circular Driveway, Front Entrance of Doctors Medical Center 2000 Vale Road, San Pablo, CA 94806 OTHER DETAILS: Local 1 currently represents 133 members at DMC. DMC employees have endured numerous layoffs, pay ...

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  18. West County What's Happening: ACC Mavericks Competitive tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ACC Mavericks Competitive -- Tryouts for U15-U18 boys and girls competitive soccer teams. Feb. 28-March 1 at Gilman Turf Field, Kennedy-High School in Richmond, and Helms Middle School in San Pablo.

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  19. San Pablo Dam Road fatal wreck victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Inside Bay Area

    An Orinda man who died after the car he was driving veered off the road and hit a tree was identified Wednesday as 94-year-old George Vila. The Cadillac XTS went off the road around 1:38 p.m. Tuesday as it went south on Old San Pablo Dam Road, California Highway Patrol spokesman Officer John Fransen said.

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  20. San Pablo Teen Arrested on Suspicion of El Cerrito BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Patch.com

    El Cerrito police have arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of a residential burglary Tuesday. Zachory Beeche, a San Pablo resident, was arrested on suspicion of a burglary reported at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday at a residence in the 400 block of Everett Street.

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