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Martinez council opposes splitting city between two county supervisors – San Jose Mercury News

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Martinez council opposes splitting city between two county supervisors San Jose Mercury News The City Council agreed last week to send a letter to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors stating their opposition to splitting Martinez between two districts. "I'm not in favor of any split city for Martinez.

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East Bay braces for big legislative shifts – San Jose Mercury News

Sunday, June 19, 2011

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East Bay braces for big legislative shifts San Jose Mercury News Oakley and points east to the county line have been stripped from Contra Costa County -centric legislative districts and linked with Central Valley towns of Stockton and Lodi. Hercules and Pinole on the Contra Costa County's northern rim have been ..

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Days Gone By: Sheriff Veale continues to push for monuments to the World War I … – Contra Costa Times

Sunday, June 19, 2011

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Days Gone By: Sheriff Veale continues to push for monuments to the World War I ... Contra Costa Times Summary: The new exhibit at the Contra Costa County History Center showcases the massive collection of Richard Veale, who was sheriff of the county from 1895 to 1935. He was involved in almost every important event in the county.

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Redistricting mas round one – Martinez News-Gazette

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

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Redistricting mas round one Martinez News-Gazette Bill Gram-Reefer, a 2008 candidate for the Republican Party County Central Committee, commented Monday on his blog “Halfway to Concord” that according to the draft maps, the “big winner in Contra Costa County is George Miller's district … ... and more

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Days Gone By: Sheriff Veale had real zeal for civic involvement – Oakland Tribune

Sunday, June 12, 2011

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Days Gone By: Sheriff Veale had real zeal for civic involvement Oakland Tribune From 1895 to 1935, Richard Veale sat in the sheriff's chair of Contra Costa County .

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California legislators look at opting out of federal immigration enforcement … – San Jose Mercury News

Saturday, June 11, 2011

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California legislators look at opting out of federal immigration enforcement ... San Jose Mercury News Contra Costa County leads the Bay Area in arrests and deportations through Secure Communities. Immigration and Customs Enforcement picked up 2560 of the county's immigrant inmates and deported 878 of them in the year since the county joined the network ..

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Caregiver law in Napa is first in California – Napa Valley Register

Friday, June 10, 2011

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Caregiver law in Napa is first in California Napa Valley Register County-issued permit cards will be light green, laminated and bear the holder's photograph, permit number and expiration date.

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Pleasant Hill police face off with council over proposed benefit cuts – San Jose Mercury News

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

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Pleasant Hill police face off with council over proposed benefit cuts San Jose Mercury News According to figures from the Contra Costa County Deputy Sheriffs' Association, the top pay for officers in Pleasant Hill ranks 12th out of 15 cities in the county with police departments. The one-year contract that the council recently imposed on the ... and more

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Study shows some East Bay districts get bigger bang for their bucks… – Contra Costa Times

Sunday, June 5, 2011

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

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Sunday Forum: Contra Costa Times readers weigh in on high court prison decision – Contra Costa Times

Saturday, June 4, 2011

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Sunday Forum: Contra Costa Times readers weigh in on high court prison decision Contra Costa Times I'm a member of our county's Suicide Prevention Faith Focus Group, sponsored by Contra Costa Mental Health in concert with the Contra Costa Crisis Center. Our purpose is to develop a suicide prevention plan for Contra Costa County . ...

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