Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. On Tap: East Contra Costa County theater, arts and other eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    The Drama Factory will present "The Cat and The Devil," based on the story by James Joyce and adapted and directed by John Ballesteros. The play is se in Medieval France at a time when the town of Beaugency is in trouble.

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  2. Twice-Told Tales: Brentwood forms a dog pound in 1955Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    ... for the county argued that postponing the plans for the dump would jeopardize their plans to dump Contra Costa County garbage in Alameda and Solano counties. Then Councilwoman Nancy Parent said that she didn't know what the city's next plans would ...

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  3. School Bell: Career Night set at Oakley's Freedom HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    ... & Cultural Foundation of Antioch, the City of Antioch and a Keller Canyon Mitigation Fund Grant from Contra Costa County Supervisor Federal Glover. In addition to sponsoring the gallery exhibit, Supervisor Glover (through the Keller grant) provides ...

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  4. Boy Accused In Rape of Pizza Delivery Driver To Be Charged As AdultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | KRON 4

    The 17-year-old boy who was arrested after allegedly kidnapping and raping a Domino's Pizza delivery driver Sunday morning will be charged as an adult, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's office said on Tuesday. According to police, the attack happened at about 11:20 a.m. as the victim was delivering a pizza at a residence on Blue Bell Circle in Antioch.

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  5. Domino's Pizza driver kidnapped, sexually assaulted in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Reuters

    ... whose name was not released, was held at juvenile hall on a number of charges. A representative from the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office declined to list the charges because the suspected offender is a minor. "We couldn't conceive of ...

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  6. Teen to Face Adult Charges in Pizza Driver's RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | NBC Bay Area

    Jodi Hernandez reports. The 17-year-old accused of attacking a pizza delivery driver will be charged as an adult, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's office announced Tuesday. 1 comment

  7. East Contra Costa Datelines: Seafood dinners, car wash fundraisers and more are setRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Inside Bay Area

    ... at the front desk, at ccclib.org/programs or call 925-516-5290. AARP Tax-Aide for 2015 Tax Season: Contra Costa County AARP Tax-Aide is looking for volunteers to provide free tax preparation for individuals. Tax-Aide volunteer positions include tax ...

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  8. Contra Costa County supervisors move toward smaller pay hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    Following a public backlash over the approval of 33 percent salary increases, later withdrawn, Contra Costa County Supervisors have agreed to consider giving themselves a smaller 7 percent pay raise. The board voted 4-1 Tuesday to direct County Administrator David Twa to return March 3 with two versions of a draft ordinance increasing the salaries.

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  9. Marin County: Target settles civil lawsuit alleging inaccurate pricingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... also alleged Target failed to abide by the injunctive provisions of a 2008 judgment in a case filed in Contra Costa County by the same plaintiffs. That judgment prohibited Target from using any scanning system, such as those used at checkout stands, ...

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  10. Attempted jumper pulled back on Antioch BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | SFGate

    ... incident was a successful collaboration involving the CHP, Antioch police, Oakley police and the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. The U.S. Coast Guard was also on scene to conduct search and rescue or provide first aid if the man had gone into ...

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  11. Dick Spotswood: Marin fares well when it comes to commuting by transit or working close to homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    Let's put two myths to rest. The first is the contention by high-density developers and housing activists that Marin County has the worst record in the Bay Area when it comes to importing workers from surrounding counties.

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  12. Seniority by Eizo Kobayashi: Trip culminates in greeting 'big bird'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Council from 1991-1994, and was the mayor when he was appointed by the governor to fill a vacancy on the Contra Costa County board of supervisors. As supervisor, Mark presided over many key boards and commissions and championed numerous ...

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  13. Martinez: Berrellesa Palms a 'model'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    Rep. Mike Thompson, CA-5th District, visited Berrellesa Palms, a new 48-apartment low-income senior housing development, for a tour and ice cream social Jan. 28. With him were, front row, from left, Martinez Councilwoman AnaMaria Avila Farias; Daniel Sawislak, Resources for Community Development, owner/developer; Thompson; Ebony Smith RCD, Cathy Cambi of John Stewart Co. property management; and back row, from left, Beth Campbell and Tony Ucciferri of the Contra Costa County Housing Authority; and Paul Learner, John Stewart Co.

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  14. Public meetings: Week of Feb. 16-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    ... at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, in Rooms A and B, 500 Ellinwood Way, Pleasant Hill. 925-313-1580. The Contra Costa County Board of Education is to meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, at the County Office of Education, 77 Santa Barbara Road, Pleasant ...

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  15. Library Corner: Story time, teen programs, book clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Inside Bay Area

    All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families. All branches will be closed Feb. 16, for Presidents Day.

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  16. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Volunteer skills to help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    ... initiatives that will improve the health and well-being of low-income residents in central and east Contra Costa County. The CHF awarded $250,000 to La Clinica de La Raza to implement the second year of its Contra Costa Nursing Care Expansion ...

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  17. Documents: Clayton Valley Charter High investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Inside Bay Area

    The following are a letter from the District Attorney's office to the Clayton Valley HS Governing Board Chairman and a letter from the Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools to the CVCHS Executive Director.

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  18. Contra Costa County: Downed tree partly blocks Alhambra Valley RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Contra Costa Times

    A tree was blocking the westbound lane and part of the eastbound lane of Alhambra Valley Road a half-mile east of Ferndale Road in Contra Costa County on Tuesday morning, California Highway Patrol officials said.

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  19. War of Words Escalating at Clayton Valley Charter High School in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | ClayCord.com

    ... of alleged Brown Act violations at CVCHS. The second letter posted by the group, which came from the Contra Costa County Office of Education, talks about a compliance investigation of the school and request for records from CVCHS. The group also ...

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  20. Peregrine Falcon Nesting Season Prompts Partial Closure Of Mt. Diablo State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | CBS Local

    CLAYTON - A portion of Mt. Diablo State Park in Contra Costa County will be closed to the public for five months to allow for the nesting season of a protected species, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.

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