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Martinez, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Martinez, CA include 94553. The median home price in Martinez is $444,900 which is roughly $281/per square foot. More Martinez information.

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2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Barnidge: As long as sexual violence continues, champions will be needed

Twenty years have passed since Nancy Georgiou prosecuted her first sexual felony assault, but she still remembers the courage of the young victim.

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6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

ViewPoints by Rob Schroder: Agencies to brainstorm way to acquire Alhambra Hills as open space

Martinez is the birthplace of the "Yankee Clipper," Joe DiMaggio. Local legend claims that the Martinez Cocktail was concocted by a barkeep in Martinez during the Gold Rush days.

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11 hrs ago | Patch.com

Martinez PD: Car Break-Ins; Spa Stalker; Mom's Cat Stuck; Skull in Creek?

Martinez PD Log - THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 01:13 459 COLD 140417003 Occurred on Alhambra Av, Martinez.

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13 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Mini Motorland

Kids and their families enjoy the annual Mini Motorland at the John Muir Amphitheatre in Martinez on April 12. Nonmotorized vehicles -- boats, big wheels and tricycles -- were on the track and piloted by tots like Daisy Dokken, 2, left, of Concord, who holds up her feet as her sister, Tesla Espinosa, gives her a push.

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17 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Pleasant Hill Scout receives Eagle rank

Niels Allen Sorensen, the son of Jens and Patricia Sorensen, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, which will be presented in Court of Honor ceremonies May 18, at Hope Center Covenant Church, in Pleasant Hill.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Patch.com

PG&E VP Talks Controversial Tree Removal; County Board of Supes Wants Specifics

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors said today that they will need more details from PG&E before the utility moves forward with a proposal to remove hundreds of trees from county property as part of a larger tree and vegetation removal plan to boost access to its gas pipeline network.

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Inside Bay Area

Second suspect wanted in Tara Hills homicide

Police are on the hunt for a second suspect in a Tara Hills homicide that left one man dead last month.

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Contra Costa Times

First ecopoetry festival in John Muir's orchard in Martinez

Aspiring and professional writers gathered to get to the heart of the matter about their natural environs beneath a tree canopy and shimmering sunlight on Saturday.

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Contra Costa Times

Martinez police log: Residential, vehicle burglaries reported

A caller on Greenview Court reported at 4 p.m. that a credit card was fraudulently used for two transactions.

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Inside Bay Area

Whooping cough reported at Morello Park Elementary in Martinez

A 9-year-old student at Morello Park Elementary was diagnosed last Friday with whooping cough, also known as pertussis.

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ClayCord.com

WWE Autograph Book & Poster Stolen from 10-year-old Pitbull Attack Victim

A Martinez boy who was seriously injured when he was attacked by pitbulls last August has now faced a mental setback; the autograph book & poster he received from several World Wrestling Entertainment Superstars during his recovery has been stolen, according to his mom, Melody Ralls.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Martinez: Public invited to witness voting equipment test

Election observers and anyone else who is interested can witness a test next week of the voting equipment that will be used in the May 6 mail ballot election, Contra Costa County Registrar of Voters Joe Canciamilla announced in a news release.

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Patch.com

Martinez PD: Hit-n-Run; Vehicle Too Big; Cursing Skaters; Bathroom MYOB

Martinez PD Log - MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014 02:25 Drunkeness 140414010Occurred at Estudillo St/Susana St, Martinez.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Daily Republic

North Bay Pediatrics marks anniversary

The practice got founded in 1984 in Vallejo and Benicia. The practice grew and the Fairfield office opened in 1991.

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Santa Cruz Sentinel

Coast Lines, Monday, April 21: Women gather to support farming

UC Davis Dean of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Helene Dillard will be the featured speaker at the annual Down to Earth Women Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 15 at Driscoll's Rancho Corralitos, 242 Corralitos Road.

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Contra Costa Times

Barnidge: Chasing monkeys, freeing horses, confronted gunman all in a day's work

Manny Morales couldn't see himself stuck behind a desk -- he craved some adventure in his work -- but not even he envisioned being paid to chase down a monkey in Martinez.

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RecordNET

Tracking Stockton footprints of Muir

No one has ever researched the subject of John Muir in Stockton - as odd a historical omission as if no one had ever researched Mark Twain in the Mother Lode.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Patch.com

Fuzzy Bunny Martinis; Top Teacher; Our Hometown 'Boston Strong' Hero

Easter Dessert Recipes You've Got to Try This Year . Contra Costa Kops for Kids Races Are May 17 .

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Hispanic Business

Mountain View continues proud technology tradition

Motherboards, cases routers, memory, hard drives and other computer components are stacked up all over desks.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Patch.com

No Criminal Charges For Former Concord Principal in Connection With Teacher's Alleged Abuse

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office has decided not to file criminal charges against a former Concord elementary school principal accused of failing to contact police after receiving reports of possible sexual misconduct by teacher Joseph Martin.

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