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Body Found At Two-Alarm Fire In Crockett – KTVU San Francisco

Thursday, June 23, 2011

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Body Found At Two-Alarm Fire In Crockett KTVU San Francisco Authorities in Contra Costa County were trying to determine whether a body found in the midst of a grass fire in Crockett Thursday afternoon should be investigated as an accident or a homicide. Full Story ›› CROCKETT, Calif. -- Authorities in Contra ..

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Malfunction causes flare-up at Chevron refinery in Richmond – San Jose Mercury News

Thursday, June 23, 2011

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Malfunction causes flare-up at Chevron refinery in Richmond San Jose Mercury News The three plumes of fire burned for less than five minutes, according to the Contra Costa Health Services Hazardous Materials Program. Oakland's Communities for a Better Environment sent several members to the North Richmond area Thursday to see if ..

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Longtime Antioch library volunteer loved community – San Jose Mercury News

Thursday, June 23, 2011

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Longtime Antioch library volunteer loved community San Jose Mercury News Fontana, Antioch's Citizen of the Year in 1998 and Contra Costa County Volunteer of the Year in the mid-1990s, was 91.

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Survey finds San Pablo voters moderately supportive of hospital parcel tax – San Jose Mercury News

Thursday, June 23, 2011

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Survey finds San Pablo voters moderately supportive of hospital parcel tax San Jose Mercury News Doctors lost $2.8 million in May, a sign of the challenges it continues to face despite a recent $10 million advance from Contra Costa County . The hospital board Wednesday heard the results of a telephone survey of 607 West Contra Costa residents taken ... and more

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Contra Costa County Firefighters Ratify Wage Concession Agreement – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

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Contra Costa County Firefighters Ratify Wage Concession Agreement San Francisco Chronicle (blog) The Contra Costa County Professional Firefighters Local 1230, which represents the fire suppression, fire prevention, and dispatch personnel of the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District voted last night to ratify an agreement with the Fire ... Firefighters agree to waive raises, take pay cuts San Jose Mercury News House fire extinguished in Pinole KGO-TV all 9 news articles

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Vote on Knightsen home for people with mental illness delayed – San Jose Mercury News

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Vote on Knightsen home for people with mental illness delayed San Jose Mercury News Several members of the Contra Costa Mental Health Commission, including Theresa Pasquini, took turns at the podium. "My son is placed in Merced County because there is no place for him here," she said.

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Serial robbery suspects nabbed in Antioch – San Jose Mercury News

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Serial robbery suspects nabbed in Antioch San Jose Mercury News ANTIOCH -- Three men suspected in a string of armed robberies spanning Contra Costa County were arrested Monday after getting caught holding up a pizza parlor, police said. Maurice Brunson, 19, of Bay Point, and Antioch brothers Erick ...

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Seven pets found poisoned in Brentwood neighborhood – San Jose Mercury News

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Seven pets found poisoned in Brentwood neighborhood San Jose Mercury News BRENTWOOD -- The discovery of seven poisoned pets overnight has drawn resident suspicion and the attention of Contra Costa Animal Services, marking the county's second multi-animal poisoning investigated this month. ... and more

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Judge to decide whether Lafayette teacher should go to trial on molestation … – San Jose Mercury News

Monday, June 20, 2011

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Judge to decide whether Lafayette teacher should go to trial on molestation ... San Jose Mercury News MARTINEZ -- A Contra Costa County judge will decide next week whether there is enough evidence to try a Lafayette teacher accused of molesting a young female student. Attorneys in the case against Stanley Middle School teacher Michael ...

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TiVo Named Top Work Place in the Bay Area – MarketWatch (press release)

Monday, June 20, 2011

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TiVo Named Top Work Place in the Bay Area MarketWatch (press release) The employee survey, conducted by an independent company, Workplace Dynamics, was spotlighted in the June 19th edition of the Bay Area News Group, which includes the San Jose Mercury News, Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune and the San Mateo County ... and more

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