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Report calls for ethics, transparency – Martinez News-Gazette

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

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Report calls for ethics, transparency Martinez News-Gazette From overcompensated elected officials – Martinez's in particular – to inept management of vehicle fleets owned by Contra Costa County and cities, the crosshairs of this year's Contra Costa County Grand Jury have been focused on civic affairs and ...

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East Contra Costa schools lose out on trip to Disneyland – San Jose Mercury News

Friday, May 27, 2011

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East Contra Costa schools lose out on trip to Disneyland San Jose Mercury News Antioch's Dozier Libbey Medical High School and Brentwood's Bristow Middle School were the only two in Contra Costa County named California Distinguished Schools this year. However, Gov

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Some East County schools move up the ranks – San Jose Mercury News

Friday, May 13, 2011

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Some East County schools move up the ranks San Jose Mercury News East Contra Costa schools showed moderate improvement in their test scores compared with similar schools in California, according to state data derived from 2009 results. Though most local students are still taking this year's tests, ... and more

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New Programs Offer Many Ways to Save at This Year’s Contra Costa County Fair – Marketwire (press release)

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

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New Programs Offer Many Ways to Save at This Year's Contra Costa County Fair Marketwire (press release) ANTIOCH, CA--(Marketwire - May 4, 2011) - With the economy not quite out of the woods yet and residents still pinching pennies, the staff at the Contra Costa County Fair want people to know there are a multitude of ways to get free or discounted ... and more

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Whooping Cough Cases Rise in Contra Costa County – The Bay Citizen (blog)

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

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The Bay Citizen (blog) Whooping Cough Cases Rise in Contra Costa County The Bay Citizen (blog) Contra Costa County health officials are warning of that the number of whooping cough cases could set a record this year. They have scheduled free immunization clinics for residents who are patients at ..

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Daniel Borenstein: Fix Contra Costa’s ugly political boundaries – Contra Costa Times

Saturday, April 30, 2011

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Daniel Borenstein: Fix Contra Costa's ugly political boundaries Contra Costa Times This year, if Contra Costa supervisors can set aside personal ambition, and put the public good ahead of developer interests, they should have no problem fixing the county's political map. Daniel Borenstein is a staff columnist and editorial writer

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Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year semifinalists announced – San Jose Mercury News

Saturday, April 23, 2011

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Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year semifinalists announced San Jose Mercury News PLEASANT HILL -- Five teachers have been selected from among 20 representatives of Contra Costa County schools as semifinalists in the county's annual Teacher of the Year competition.

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Walnut Creek Intermediate Math Teacher Nominated for County Teacher of the Year – Patch.com

Thursday, April 21, 2011

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Walnut Creek Intermediate Math Teacher Nominated for County Teacher of the Year Patch.com These three are among the 20 teachers from 16 Contra Costa County public school districts, the Contra Costa Community and the Contra Costa County Office of Education who have won this distinction, said Jonathan B. Lance, communications specialist with ... Contra Costa County school district Teacher of the Year finalists announced San Jose Mercury News all 7 news articles

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Contra Costa County school district Teacher of the Year finalists announced – San Jose Mercury News

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

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Contra Costa County school district Teacher of the Year finalists announced San Jose Mercury News PLEASANT HILL -- Twenty teachers from Contra Costa County will vie for the title "Teacher of the Year" in September, the county Office of Education announced Wednesday. The teachers were selected to represent 16 school districts ... and more

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Contra Costa braces for more budget cuts next year – San Jose Mercury News

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

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Contra Costa braces for more budget cuts next year San Jose Mercury News MARTINEZ -- Contra Costa County expects to spend nearly $1.21 billion in the 2011-12 fiscal year, down about $23 million from what it is on track to spend in the year ending June 30. Meeting that general fund goal will involve significant ... and more

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