Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. The Water Cooler - Jury DutyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | ClayCord.com

    The "Water Cooler Chat" is a feature on CLAYCORD.com where we ask you a question or provide a topic, and you will talk about it. Have you ever served on a jury in Contra Costa County? If so, what was the trial about, how long did it last and what was the final verdict?

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  2. Lafayette teen book fest: Female young adult authors pushing boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Inside Bay Area

    ... are very accessible and very influential and it's nice to know that there are authors in Lamorinda and Contra Costa County that are a part of that wave." The Lafayette Library will feature its first Teen Book Fest featuring Bay Area YA authors Frank ...

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  3. Walnut Creek and Lamorinda News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Inside Bay Area

    ... counseling and school psychologists in multiple school districts. "We have teamed up with districts in Contra Costa County, Alameda County and San Francisco County to provide this opportunity for educators who are looking for a new position. There ...

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  4. Richmond: Event aimed at boosting participation of Latino, black youths in STEM careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Inside Bay Area

    ... in Technology by Business Insider. Other speakers will include Richmond Vice Mayor Jael Myrick; Contra Costa County Community College District Chancellor Helen Benjamin; East Bay Economic Development Alliance Executive Director Darien Louie; and ...

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  5. Legal Landmines of Social MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Patch.com

    ... employment law advice and intervention. She is the President of the Employment Law Section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association , President-Elect of the San Ramon Valley Rotary Club and a frequent guest speaker on a variety of employment law ...

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  6. Tri-Valley animal shelters brace for feline floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Inside Bay Area

    Volunteer Sue Underwood holds a 4-5-day-old kitten at the Contra Costa County Animal Services, Martinez Shelter in Martinez, Calif., on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. As spring approaches, animal shelters are bracing for an influx of kittens, which overwhelm their facilities each year.

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  7. It's Time to Restrict Groundwater Pumping in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | AltWeeklies

    If one mayor represented all of Alameda and Contra Costa counties, that person's 2.5 million constituents would live in the country's fourth-largest city. And just as these East Bay counties are very different from the rest of the San Francisco... East Bay Assembly candidate Steve Glazer is a classic pro-business politician.

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  8. Richmond: Free 'Know Your Rights' workshop on Fourth Amendment and interactions with policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... use role-play scenarios to demonstrate. Participants will include the Richmond Police Department, BART, Contra Costa County supervisors John Gioia and Federal Glover, as well as representatives from the Bay Area Black Prosecutors Association and the ...

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  9. Richmond synagogue feeds hungry school kids on breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Dozens of needy families in western Contra Costa County didn't go hungry during spring break this week because of an interfaith effort sparked in part by Temple Beth Hillel in Richmond. For years, Beth Hillel, through its Food For Thought program, has been involved in helping feed local schoolchildren from low-income families during winter breaks.

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  10. Richmond: Event aimed at boosting participation of Latino, black youth in STEM careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... in Technology by Business Insider. Other speakers will include Richmond Vice Mayor Jael Myrick; Contra Costa County Community College District Chancellor Helen Benjamin; East Bay Economic Development Alliance Executive Director Darien Louie; and ...

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  11. Police arrest two Contra Costa homicide suspects in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | San Jose Mercury News

    Zakari Wilson, 20, and Artie Adanandus, 24, were arrested shortly after 5 p.m. on Interstate Highway 5 near Eugene, Oregon, according to Oregon Earlier in the day, at about 3:15 p.m., state troopers were notified that two suspects in a Contra Costa County homicide were traveling Troopers located the vehicle, a black 2014 Kia Soul, at about 5 p.m. and pulled it over while shutting down Highway 5 in both directions for Contra Costa County sheriff's officials were not immediately available to say whether Wilson and Adanandus were homicide suspects in a

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  12. State Records Second-Highest Year of Human West Nile Virus Cases, Contra Costa County Had FiveRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | ClayCord.com

    There were more than 800 human cases of West Nile virus throughout the state in 2014, the second-highest year on record to date, the state Department of Public Health announced today. The state drought may be a contributing factor to last year's spike in the virus, public health officials said.

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  13. Local Homicide Suspects Arrested in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Patch.com

    Zakari Wilson, 20, and Artie Adanandus, 24, were arrested shortly after 5 p.m. on Interstate Highway 5 near Eugene, Oregon, according to Oregon State Police. Earlier in the day, at about 3:15 p.m., state troopers were notified that two suspects in a Contra Costa County homicide were traveling through Oregon.

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  14. OSP: Eugene traffic stop leads to arrest of men wanted for California homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    Oregon State Police troopers in Springfield arrested two California men wanted in connection with a Contra-Costa County, California homicide Wednesday evening. According to OSP Lieutenant Lang Hinkle, troopers in Springfield were notified that two suspects in the homicide were traveling through Oregon around 3:15 Wednesday afternoon.

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  15. CoCo Co. murder suspects arrested in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KRON 4

    Shortly after 5 p.m., Oregon State Police arrested 20-year-old Zakari Wilson and 24-year-old Artie Adanandus were arrested near Eugene while driving on Interstate 5. The arrest came just found after officials with the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office called OSP, letting them know that murder suspects were driving through Oregon. Police found the vehicle, a black 2014 Kia Soul around 5 p.m. and pulled it over, shutting down the freeway in both directions for about 20 minutes.

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  16. SCOE receives $1.8M to boost STEM know-how in grades 5-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Reporter

    Beginning this summer and for the next three years, some public school students in grades five through 12 in Solano and Contra Costa counties will learn a lot more about computer programming and robotics, thanks to a $1.8 million grant to boost teacher development. Solano County Office of Education leaders on Wednesday announced it had received the money to enhance STEM education through an alliance with the UC Davis Computing-STEM Center.

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  17. Honda begins testing of automated vehicle technology at "GoMentum Station"Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Green Car Congress

    ... CNWS to advance its technologies. Honda also plans to participate in a consortium committed to making Contra Costa County home to a premier testing facility for automated drive technologies. GoMentum Station, a 5,000-acre facility, is the largest ...

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  18. Parents lament possible closure of big Antioch preschoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | SFGate

    A popular preschool that serves more than 300 children may have to close its doors after a decision by its landlord - the Antioch Unified School District - to boot it from its home. The possible shutdown of the Kids Club Preschool - the largest state-funded preschool in Contra Costa County - has upset parents and supporters.

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  19. Honda to join Mercedes-Benz in testing self-driving cars at Concord Naval Weapons StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... luring smart jobs, enhancing road safety and creating an efficient, seamless transportation system in Contra Costa County. To that end, the agency is pursuing partnerships with a wide range of stakeholders, including automakers, researchers, ...

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  20. Walnut Creek: Injured golden eagle healing at wildlife hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Inside Bay Area

    ... into windows, and that's really rare for a golden eagle to do," Nardi said. The firefighters worked with Contra Costa County Animal Control to catch and care for the sick bird until Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital opened Friday. The golden ...

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