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Contra Costa Times June 24 Letters from our readers – Contra Costa Times

Thursday, June 23, 2011

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Contra Costa Times June 24 Letters from our readers Contra Costa Times Cost control combined with quality comprehensive health care for all are factors relevant to the recent endorsements of SB810 by such local elected bodies as our Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors, the Alameda- Contra Costa Transit District, ...

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Changes afoot as new political boundaries are drawn – San Jose Mercury News

Sunday, June 19, 2011

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Changes afoot as new political boundaries are drawn San Jose Mercury News In addition, Lee would get some pieces of George Miller's district in west Contra Costa County , including Richmond. The change prompted fear about coming into the orbit of Alameda County, which Richmond City Councilman Nat Bates said would create a ... and more

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Contra Costa Times editorial: Commission has done good job reshaping districts – Contra Costa Times

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

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KPBS Contra Costa Times editorial: Commission has done good job reshaping districts Contra Costa Times Contra Costa and much of Alameda County is covered by adjoining odd-numbered districts under the old maps. If the two new districts covering most of the East Bay were both assigned even numbers, that would leave most of the region without ... Redistricting mas round one Martinez News-Gazette all 119 news articles

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Study shows some East Bay districts get bigger bang for their bucks than others – San Jose Mercury News

Monday, June 6, 2011

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Study shows some East Bay districts get bigger bang for their bucks than others San Jose Mercury News Contra Costa County's top-spending district -- Orinda elementary -- also had the top API score.

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East Bay water district considers 6 percent hikes – San Jose Mercury News

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

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East Bay water district considers 6 percent hikes San Jose Mercury News Water rates may be on the rise for residents of Alameda County and parts of Contra Costa County . The East Bay Municipal Utility District is considering a rate increase as high as 6 percent starting July 1 and another 6 percent next year. ...

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Newark Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly in April – Patch.com

Monday, May 23, 2011

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Newark Unemployment Rate Dips Slightly in April Patch.com In Alameda County, the rate fell to 10.3 percent in April, down from 10.8 percent in March and 10.7 percent in February. In neighboring Contra Costa County , the jobless rate dipped to 10.5 percent, down from 11.2 percent in March and 11 percent in ...

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California commission approves construction of gas-fired plants – Energy Business Review

Friday, May 20, 2011

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California commission approves construction of gas-fired plants Energy Business Review The proposed projects include the 200MW Mariposa power project in northeastern Alameda County and the 624MW Oakley Generating Station in eastern Contra Costa County , California.

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Whooping cough rates worry public health, school leaders – Contra Costa Times

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

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The Bay Citizen (blog) Whooping cough rates worry public health, school leaders Contra Costa Times The concern is heightened in Contra Costa County , where whooping cough rates may exceed last year's epidemic rate statewide. In Alameda County, where the infection rate is not as severe, more than 100000 school children have yet to comply with a new ...

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It’s Election Eve – NBC Bay Area

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

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It's Election Eve NBC Bay Area In Alameda County, the measures are for the New Haven Unified School District in Union City and the Pleasanton Unified School District. Voters in Contra Costa County will decide the fate of parcel tax measures for the John Swett Unified School District ... and more

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Gourmet eats on the move to suburbia – San Jose Mercury News

Saturday, April 30, 2011

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Gourmet eats on the move to suburbia San Jose Mercury News He is banking that his Caribbean-basted baby back ribs and jerk pork will be a hit at business parks in both Alameda and Contra Costa County and will translate to big business to help him survive the NFL lockout. The Oakland Raiders are one of Victor's ... and more

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