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CoCo grand jury: Marsh Creek could host more inmates
2014-15 report says upgrades at rural minimum-security facility could ease crowding at County Jail in Martinez
What started as a routine test drive Monday at a Concord car dealership escalated into a kidnapping of the salesperson, a frantic escape by the employee and finally a police chase and crash, police said.
Firefighters kept a 1-alarm fire from spreading in a storage facility on Pacheco Boulevard, near the city of Martinez.
And he's not too happy with those who are feeding them. But is he also partly responsible for the squirrels in his yard?
Local Happenings, Martinez/Pleasant Hill/Concord/Clayton, July 24 --- DVC's "Les Miz;" Tuesday Night Blues; 'Dynamite Thursday' in Martinez
Musical theater Les Miserables: July 24-Aug. 8, Diablo Valley College Performing Arts Center, 321 Golf Club Road, Pleasant Hill. An epic musical about courage, faith, hope and love.
CONCORD -- A Habitat for Humanity resale shop is scheduled to open Friday in a Monument Boulevard shopping center. The grand opening festivities this weekend include a 15 percent storewide discount, prizes for the first 100 shoppers and free lunch at noon on Saturday.
Photos: 'The Bachelorette' Nick or Shawn for Kaitlyn?
Bachelorettes pitted against each other and the two remaining bachelors bitter enemies, this season was a lot different then the past seasons
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band
The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.