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Martinez: Bench once in railroad depot in early 1900s, trucked back home
Bench once housed in railroad depot trucked back to Martinez
Pleasant Hill, Fremont and Martinez were once at the forefront of tobacco control efforts among East Bay cities. But in the past few years, other cities -- including Walnut Creek and Richmond -- have passed tougher laws, raising the bar for all others.
The FBI, state Attorney General Kamala Harris and the county grand jury should investigate. County voters deserve to know what happened and whether Supervisors Karen Mitchoff of Concord and Mary Piepho of Discovery Bay are fit to continue holding office
The survey, being held next Wednesday to Friday, is a requirement for requesting state and federal homeless services funding and results of the count are used to guide area government, service providers and advocates in addressing the needs of the population.
The district has about 370 seasonal full-time and part-time paid jobs available, ideal for students. Positions include lifeguards, recreation leaders, park workers and interpretive student aides.
Lawsuit asserts that two supervisors threatened contract talks with deputies could be soured after pay-raise referendum petition
"We want a Park, not 99 houses!!!!!!!!!!!" is what we heard loud and clear as we walked several blocks all around the neighborhood of the Pine Meadow Golf Course.
The podcast phenomenon: Why we're falling in love with listening in
Podcasts offer listeners a universe of ways to be informed, enlightened and entertained.
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Alan Ladd Jr.'s wife says Bill Cosby raped her
Cindra Ladd becomes the latest woman to raise sexual assault allegations against the legendary comedian; she claims Cosby drugged and assaulted her in 1969 when she was 21.