Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Library CornerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Contra Costa Times

    All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.

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  2. Public meetingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... July 15, in Supervisor Karen Mitchoff's office, Suite R, 2151 Salvio St., Concord. 925-313-7350. The Contra Costa County Board of Education is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, at the County Office of Education, 77 Santa Barbara Road, ...

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  3. Questions raised about Tassajara Valley development plans and impact on county urban limit lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Inside Bay Area

    ... and open space. But open space and urban limit line preservation advocates such as Donna Gerber, a Contra Costa County supervisor from 1997 to 2003 who worked on the urban limit line, said the proposal is really a "renaming and rebranding" of an old ...

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  4. Fresh Tracks: Briones ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... completed the 13.1-mile loop around this lovely man-made body of water in the foothills northeast of Contra Costa County's most exclusive enclave, and I've encountered a total of only five trail users. For someone accustomed to the well-trod trails ...

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  5. Walnut Creek: Founding Contra Costa rabbi retires after more than 30-yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    ... members of other faiths join. But 14 years later, that change came, and the Interfaith Council of Contra Costa County was born. Asher became the first non-Christian to be named to the group's executive committee, and later became its president. ...

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  6. First Harvest Time Festival to debut July 12-13 at Brentwood's City ParkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Time Festival crowds can meet individual growers and learn about their products and agritourism in Contra Costa County, Schuitemaker noted. The festival will follow the Saturday morning Pacific Coast Farmers Market and run from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. ...

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  7. Oakley celebrates its 15th anniversary, marking how far the city has...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Inside Bay Area

    ... cliquishness to the community events that City Hall organizes. Still, the youngest of the 19 cities in Contra Costa County, Oakley has plenty of growing to do before it reaches its estimated build out population of 70,000. Romick and others dream of ...

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  8. Contra Costa County: Supervisors endorse state bills tightening...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    Two bills in the state Legislature that would beef up responses to oil spills, tighten reporting requirements, mandate increased inspection of railroad track and other infrastructure, and broaden fees -- all related to the transport of crude oil by rail -- met with varying enthusiasm from Contra Costa County supervisors Tuesday.

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  9. Eviction attorney Charles Ramsey abandons mayoral campaign to run for City CouncilRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Indybay.org

    ... in the passage of more than $1 billion in school construction bonds, that Ramsey helped pass in Contra Costa County during the past ten years. Contra Costa County Voters Convinced of Pay-To-Play Bond Scheme Many disenchanted voters became convinced ...

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  10. Berkeley Sides With Living Wage ViolatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | East Bay Express

    ... offered, Castro said, would have been significantly more expensive for him than his insurance plan with Contra Costa County (the Contra Costa Health Plan). That meant that LAZ, according to his complaints, was obligated to pay him the higher rate - ...

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  11. Fitch Rates West Contra Costa Unified School District, CA's GO Refunding Bonds 'A+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... district is located approximately 15 miles northeast of San Francisco. It covers a large area in western Contra Costa County, including the cities of Richmond, El Cerrito, Hercules, Pinole, and San Pablo, along with several unincorporated areas. The ...

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  12. Blues, brews on tap at Pleasant Hill festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    ... for Blues & Brews Festival since it started five years ago, has many connections to the music scene in Contra Costa County. This year, he wanted to highlight local groups so the six bands featured are all from the county, said Ann Luke, chamber ...

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  13. Law enforcement sweep nets 104 violent suspects around Bay AreaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Contra Costa Times

    ... in the operation. Among them were Oakland, Fremont, Vallejo, San Jose, and San Francisco police and the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and ...

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  14. Walnut Creek PD Reminds All That Fireworks - Including Possession - Are IllegalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    ... and discharge of ALL fireworks (including sparklers and other "safe & sane" devices) are illegal in Contra Costa County, including Walnut Creek. The police department will actively enforce any violations and those found in violation of fireworks ...

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  15. Women attacked during San Francisco Gay PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... Gay Pride festivities was a hate crime. The women were walking to a transit station to return home to Contra Costa County around 5:30 p.m. Saturday when they were approached by five men in the city's South of Market neighborhood. Officer Albie ...

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  16. Police: Attack on women during S.F. Pride a hate crimeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Petaluma360

    ... Gay Pride festivities was a hate crime. The women were walking to a transit station to return home to Contra Costa County around 5:30 p.m. Saturday when they were approached by five men in the city's South of Market neighborhood. Officer Albie ...

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  17. The Water Cooler: Prostitution Related Crimes - Identifying Pimps & PurchasersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | ClayCord.com

    ... ostitution-related offenses. : Would you like to see more arrests for prostitution/pimping/soliciting in Contra Costa County, and if so, would you like to see the authorities in Claycord create a website like the one mentioned above?

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  18. 'Safe & Sane' Fireworks On Sale in DublinRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Patch.com

    ... of the surrounding cities such as Pleasanton, Livermore and San Ramon. Fireworks are illegal in most of Contra Costa County. Only those fireworks designated as "safe and sane" can be used at the designated Dublin parks on fourth of July. Other ...

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  19. Corn as seen in San Francisco, California on Wednesday June 11, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | SFGate

    ... them on the grill, but that's not necessary. If you're after local corn, look toward Brentwood in Contra Costa County. Sweet corn was first planted there in the 1940s and is generally considered the best around. Peak season is just under way, but ...

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  20. Suspect Shot by CHP Officer After Chase Saturday Expected to SurviveRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | ClayCord.com

    A man who was shot by a California Highway Patrol officer near Martinez on Saturday night is expected to survive and an investigation into the shooting is underway, a Contra Costa County sheriff's spokesman said today.

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