Police were investigating Sunday after an apparent early morning stabbing at what appears to have been a house party  
 
Incumbents Cheryl Hansen and Linda Mayo are facing challengers Herbert Lee, Michael Langley, Debra Mason and James Ryan.  
 
City reaches deal with employees for raises, cut in health waiver benefit  
 
Two employees at a downtown Concord market were uninjured early Thursday morning after two men robbed the store at gunpoint, police said.  
 
This year's California Coastal Cleanup will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, and the East Bay Regional Park District will do its part. It's a great family activity -- an opportunity to show your kids the importance of maintaining and protecting the environment.  
 
Waste, recycling, water agencies join in education effort  
 
Concord Historical Society's Great Stuff Sale benefits Masonic Temple restoration  
 
RemingtonU.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Christian Remington, of Concord, is a logistics specialist aboard the destroyer Zumwalt, scheduled to be commissioned in 2016.  
 
HAMMER FAMILY photoTahiti TranscriptThe Tahitian Islands were the backdrop for a 40th wedding anniversary trip for Bill and Candee Hammer of Concord last November.