Stargazing at the Concord Library
JOSE CARLOS FAJARDO/StaffIt was a chance for some stargazing as five members of the Mt. Diablo Astronomical Society brought their telescopes to the Concord Library recently.
Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Foster A Dream wonderland, SHELTER, Inc. Santa, DAR wreaths for veterans, Martinez Women's Club layettes, donation for Loaves & Fishes
Clayton home tourThe Clayton Historical Society will present the Christmas Home Tour from noon to 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, beginning at the Clayton Museum, 6101 Main St.
A Pittsburg man was arrested after crashing a vehicle while leading Contra Costa Sheriff's Office deputies on a two pursuits, one that eventually wound up on the wrong side of the freeway, a Sheriff's Office spokesman said.
Pets of the WeekNemo is a 1-year-old guy with lots of energy. He is an escape artist, and has the marks on his nose to prove it (he pushes the latch on the gate with his nose until he gets it open).
As my turn as mayor rotates to a close, I want to thank you all for your responses to my columns. It's always fun to hear from you.Hank Stratford has been chosen as Clayton's new mayor and he will serve us all very well.
When California voters passed the Compassionate Use Act (Proposition 215) in 1996, Martinez voters overwhelmingly agreed with more than 70 percent approval.
"If something comes to life in others because of you, then you have made an approach to immortality." -- Norman CousinsI lost a friend today. Not just a friend, but a very special friend.
Five people, including one person who had to be freed with a hydraulic rescue tools, emerged from a head-on crash with only minor injuries, police said Tuesday.
Five people were injured when their van veered off Bailey Road in Concord Monday evening, fire officials said.
President Obama took a selfie and the Internet went crazy
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How Miley Cyrus landed MTV's Best Artist of 2013 honors
Cyrus twerked her way to the top of the music scene this year with the most watched videos of 2013.