• Jury gets Concord homeless murder case - 10/22/2014 04:32 PM PDT
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    ( Martinez Historical Society )
    Martinez: Home tour celebrates that 'old town feel'

    Craftsman style predominant among tour's eight houses 
    CHP Investigation by the Bay Area News Group
    A 23-year-old San Ramon woman said she only realized her explicit photos were shared by the Dublin CHP officer without her permission because her Apple iPhone was linked via Cloud technology to her iPad.  
     
    Prosecutor says defendant, who fought victim over disputed drugs and cash, deserves murder conviction; public defender says defender feared victim and fought in self-defense  
     
    The Phillips 66 Company Rail Spur Extension Project in Santa Maria in San Luis Obispo County envisions bringing in trains with 80 tank cars along several possible routes, including a northern approach through Martinez, Richmond, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Hayward, Fremont, Santa Clara and San Jose.  
     
    DigestFall cemetery tour Alhambra Cemetery Halloween guided tour 6:30-7:45 p.m. Oct. 31, Carquinez Scenic Drive, Martinez. Adults only. Tour enlightens, not frightens.  
     
    Organization aims to end domestic violence, child abuse  
     
    HUMANE SOCIETYKhali was used as a breeding mama until she was left behind at a shelter. She is now 8 years old, spayed and in great heath. She is sweet, very affectionate and loyal, does well with other dogs and loves to go on walks.  
     
    The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:THURSDAY, OCT. 9 PETTY THEFT -- A bicycle was reported stolen at 9:55 a.m. on Stoneybrook Drive.  
     
    Many of us believe that getting a flu vaccine is a good idea, but too many still manage to avoid it each fall. Flu vaccine is abundant now, and the best time to get vaccinated is before the flu season is in full swing.  
     
    Pleasant HillThe Planning Commission is set to meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the council chamber of the City Hall. Meetings are broadcast at 7:30 p.