West Contra Costa school district whistle-blower speaks out
Dennis Clay, a project analyst for the West Contra Costa school district, said he first alerted his supervisors about errors in financial reporting related to the $1.6 billion bond program in 2011. After he provided detailed documents to the bond program's auditor that he believes were not well-investigated, he decided to go public with allegations of mismanagement and suspicions of possible corruption.
Jury finds Antioch resident Clarence Cater, 18, and Ohmad Burks of Pittsburg guilty in the gang-related shooting death of Dayvon George, an 18-year-old Brentwood man, three years ago in Buchanan Park.
A sheriff's office boat sank Wednesday in the bay near Bay Point, leaving deputies on board no choice but to swim to shore, authorities said Thursday.
"Walnut Creek Energy Champion" rebate program has rebates of up to $2,500 to help commercial property and business owners become more energy efficient.
The 35-mile trip from Embarcadero to Warm Springs will be $6.35 in December, versus the current $5.95 Embarcadero to Fremont fare.
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Five delicious noshes for that picnic basket
Ready to dine al fresco? Picnic cocktails, addictive fried chicken and tasty salads add up to a quintet of delicious treats for your outdoor feast.
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Did Tiger Woods cheat with Amanda Dufner?
Lindsey Vonn reportedly caught golfer with his competitor’s ex-wife, which is likely why they aren’t dating anymore.