( SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD )
Teen Garden Corp gets hands dirty planting fruits and veggies
Bay Point summer program at Gateway High teaches kids about planting
The goal is to heighten crime-prevention awareness, build support and participation in local anti-crime programs.
It was no wonder that the Republican publisher of the Contra Costa Gazette, G.E. Milnes, was beside himself with joy when he exposed a secret meeting of three members of the board of supervisors with several leaders of the Democratic Party in the winery of Supervisor Paul De Martini in Clayton.
Between El Niño and the drought, the East Bay's natural landscape is filled with oddities these days. Giant purple sea slugs are turning up on the shoreline, birds are migrating months earlier than usual and mammals appear to be few and far between. No place is better to observe these natural shifts than Big Break Regional Shoreline in Oakley. The park offers an ideal vantage point to see how climate change, water policy and natural fluctuations in the weather and currents affect our region.
Wesley Grayson, 34, was arrested Monday on suspicion of auto theft, possession of stolen property and hit-and-run after his routine test drive in Concord escalated into a car chase that ended with a crash in Antioch, police said.
A 'Downton Abbey' movie? Don't rule it out
Producer says a film project would be 'a wonderful thing.
J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'
The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.