• Prop 47 frequently asked questions - 10/08/2015 01:03 PM PDT
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    Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: STAND! helps rebuild lives

    STAND! For Families Free of Violence strives to break the multigenerational cycle of domestic violence and child abuse by promoting safe and strong relationships through prevention, intervention, and treatment programs throughout our community. 
    Joltin' Joe restored; provides impetus for city museum  
    Broadway actress returns to roots, offers advice to young performers  
    Pops concert Diablo Regional Concert Band: 3 p.m. Oct. 11, Grace Church, 130 Muir Station Road, Martinez. Music: 'Chronicles of Narnia'; Disneyland celebration; golden age of Broadway, more.  
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    Monument Impact encourages individuals and organizations to work together to support residents of the Monument Corridor in Concord, to help residents become self-sufficient, healthy and economically stable, and to enjoy a better quality of life in our community.  
    ClaytonPlanning Commission: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, Hoyer Hall, Clayton Community Library. 925-673-7340.ConcordCity Council: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, and special meeting Thursday, Oct.  
    Most are sincere in religious beliefsIn response the letter to the editor on Thursday, Sept. 24:The rhetoric suggesting that religion is the cause of war, prejudice, division, hypocrisy and hate severely misrepresents everyday religion for the vast majority of those who sincerely believe and  
    Painting an emotional process, at times frustrating  
    Fundraiser features memoirists' stories on overcoming adversity  
    CC4CCoco and Chanel are 2-year-old sisters who are very loving social, party animals. They love to be a part of everything going on in the household, and do talk to their owner.  
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    High-flying Santa Cruz Mountain adventures

    You'll zip down ziplines and traverse Indiana Jones-worthy suspension bridges in the Santa Cruz Mountains during this family-friendly redwood canopy tour. 
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    John Stamos reportedly took date rape drug

    The “Grandfathered” and “Full House” actor is accused on being on GHB when arrested in June, he claims he was using the drug to "lean out body mass."