Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 7)

Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Contra Costa County, CA. (Page 7)

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  1. In Brief: State of the City event set in AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Contra Costa Times

    ... or call 925-757-1800. The Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County, in collaboration with the California Employment Development Department, will host a career fair from 10 m. to 1 p.m. May 28 at the Brentwood Community Center, 35 Oak St. ...

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  2. 72-Year-Old Equestrian Rescued from Mt. Diablo State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    ... at around 11:10 a.m. to a report of a woman who had fallen from her horse on a trail inside the park, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Jim Howard said. Howard said the woman was riding with a group along a single-track ...

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  3. Pathways 3rd Annual Links to the Heart Golf Tournament Is Set for July...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | PRWeb

    The Pathways Home Health & Hospice Links to the Heart committee has announced the date of its premier golf tournament to be held Monday, July 13, 2015 at Stanford University Golf Course. Golfers at the 3rd annual Links to the Heart tournament will have the rare opportunity to play the exclusive Stanford University Golf Course while supporting Pathways Home Health and Hospice.

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  4. Recall Petition Rejected; ResubmittedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    Outraged opponents are trying to recall Supervisor Karen Mitchoff after she voted for a 33 percent pay raise for herself. A recall petition against Contra Costa County Supervisor Karen Mitchoff was returned to the proponents after county elections officials found multiple errors, but has already been resubmitted, county elections officials said today.

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  5. No injuries reported after flare at Phillips 66 refinery in RodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Contra Costa Times

    No one was injured when a processing unit at the Phillips 66 refinery in Rodeo flared late Monday, producing a bright flare in Contra Costa County, refinery officials announced Tuesday. The flare occurred at 10:15 p.m. when one of the refinery's processing units experienced a process interruption, according to refinery officials.

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  6. Contra Costa pipeline safety forums open to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Contra Costa Times

    Miles of pipeline transport gas, diesel and jet fuel beneath Contra Costa County cities and towns, and the public is invited to learn more about the infrastructure at two public forums next month. The Alamo Improvement Association and the Contra Costa County Hazardous Materials Commission will host the community discussions and cover topics including safety, oversight, inspection requirements and strategies for reducing risk.

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  7. Contra Costa ending solitary confinement at juvenile hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | SFGate

    Contra Costa County officials will no longer punish youths by placing them in solitary confinement for up to 23 hours a day, as part of preliminary legal settlements announced Tuesday that advocates say are the first of their kind in the nation. Under the agreements, youths who are deemed to pose a threat to themselves or others will only be confined to their rooms for up to four hours at a time.

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  8. County fair starts next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Contra Costa Times

    While an island holiday may not be on tap this year, the Contra Costa County Fair has got a great alternative and is inviting everyone to come and enjoy it. From May 28 to 31, "Welcome to FAIRadise" promises exciting arena events, carnival rides, hundreds of exhibits and delicious food, all at affordable prices and in a community-friendly environment.

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  9. Mt. Diablo school board unanimously denies performing arts charter petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Charter High in March, saying he wanted to pursue other charter school opportunities. In January, the Contra Costa County Board of Education denied a similar countywide petition for the school led by McChesney, which sought to include students from ...

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  10. Contra Costa agencies agree to settle lawsuits with disability rights organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... also called the lawsuit a money grab by attorneys. Still, after more than a year of legal wrangling, the Contra Costa County Office of Education and Contra Costa County Probation Department announced Monday that they settled the August 2013 class ...

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  11. Drink: Rose, as a sign of springRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Philly.com

    ... (code 4884); Robert Hall Winery Ros de Robles Paso Robles 2014, $12.99 (code 42628); Cline Mourvedre Ros Contra Costa County 2014 $12.99 (code 42637).

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  12. Remember when; from the archives of May 16, 1941: New bridge leads to El VeranoRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... on June 17. ... Mae Fisher Purcell, author, historian and newspaper writer, will review her new book on Contra Costa County history this afternoon at the Sonoma Valley Woman's Club. She will tell of the old families of Contra Costa and has ...

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  13. Injured woman found on Discovery Bay streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Inside Bay Area

    An injured woman was found on a residential street here Saturday morning and flown by helicopter to a hospital, a spokesman for the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department said in a statement. She may have been hit by a van, the spokesman, Jimmy Lee, wrote.

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  14. Richmond Housing Authority looks to investors for help with upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Richmond. So far, low-income housing developments in North Richmond and Richmond are the only ones in Contra Costa County that have been approved for the program. In Richmond, the first public housing sites to be renovated under RAD will be a ...

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  15. EPA chief leads dedication of Hayward solar landfill conversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Contra Costa Times

    ... are pooling resources to reduce installation costs of a combined 186 solar facilities: Alameda County Contra Costa County San Mateo County Alameda County Fire Department Berkeley Castro Valley Sanitary District Central Contra Costa Sanitary District ...

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  16. Pedestrian airlifted after struck by vehicle in Discovery BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | KRON 4

    ... rsonnel responded at 7:08 a.m. to the 2000 block of Largo Court on a report of a medical emergency, East Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Chief Hugh Henderson said.

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  17. Pat Middendorf Files Lawsuit Against Clayton Valley Charter High...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | ClayCord.com

    ... have an administrative credential when he hired her. The complaint also claims that Ted Meriam sent the Contra Costa County Board of Education a document in February of 2015, about nine months after Middendorf was fired, which stated that according ...

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  18. Local Law Enforcement Honored During National Peace Officers Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | ClayCord.com

    ... after being shot on Clayton Road in Clayton near St. John's Church) Reserve Deputy Sheriff George Nash Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department End of Watch: Saturday, November 4, 1989 - Age 50 Cause of Death: Vehicular Assault Officer Kenyon ...

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  19. Mt. Diablo school district honors "academy" award-winning staff and volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Contra Costa Times

    This is an excerpt of On Assignment, education writer Theresa Harrington's blog on Contra Costa County schools. Read more and post comments at IBABuzz.com/onassignment .

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  20. Join 'World Blood Donor Day' And Select A Blood Drive In Contra Costa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Patch.com

    The American Red Cross seeks eligible donors to give blood in honor of World Blood Donor Day , June 14, and throughout the summer to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients in need. Summer is an especially difficult time to collect enough blood to meet the needs of hospital patients.

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