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Contra Costa Times
School Bell: Seussville fall carnival set in Discovery Bay
Hosted by Timber Point's PTA, the event runs from 5-8 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Discovery Bay elementary school, 40 Newbury Lane.
San Jose Mercury News
Discovery Bay gets 26 months in prison for defrauding family business
A 30-year-old Discovery Bay woman was sentenced to 26 months in prison and ordered to pay $365,000 in restitution for bank fraud and embezzling from her employer, federal officials said Thursday.
Unbelted Driver Suffers Major Injuries During Crash on Marsh Creek Rd.
A driver who was not wearing his seat-belt and apparently tried to pass traffic on Marsh Creek Road near Clayton is in the hospital with major injuries this morning after crashing head-on into another truck, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The Antioch Herald
Oakley Councilwoman Diane Burgis announces candidacy for East Bay...
On Thursday, August 7, 2014, Oakley City Council Member and Executive Director for the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed, Diane Burgis, announced her candidacy for East Bay Regional Parks District Board, Ward 7. Incumbent, Ted Radke, is retiring and not seeking re-election.
Contra Costa Times
Discovery Bay will institute new water conservation rules starting Friday
The Town of Discovery Bay's Community Service District is requiring all residents to not water their lawns or landscaping more than twice weekly.
5 Dead Birds, 2 Chickens, 4 Mosquito Groups Test Positive For West Nile in County
The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District confirmed today four groups of mosquitoes, five dead birds and two chickens have tested positive for West Nile Virus in recent weeks.
Inside Bay Area
Byron schools lose campus police presence
The Byron Union School District will not have a school resource officer on duty at its three campuses during the upcoming school year after the school district was unable to foot the bill.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
App uses facial recognition to reunite dogs, owners
App's facial recognition reunites dogs, owners A smartphone app that helps dog owners find their lost pets by using doggie facial recognition.