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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 $435,000 which is roughly $302/per square foot. More Martinez information.

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7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Richmond police arrest Walnut Creek cop suspected of beating woman with bat

A Walnut Creek police officer was arrested earlier this month on allegations that he donned a mask and attacked a woman with a bat while she was walking early in the morning.

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7 hrs ago | KRON 4

Walnut Creek Police Officer Arrested for Allegedly Beating a Woman with a Bat

A Walnut Creek police officer was arrested after allegedly donning a mask and beating a woman with a bat in Richmond earlier this month, a police captain said today.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Danville middle school teacher charged with possessing child pornography

Prosecutors have charged a Danville middle school teacher for allegedly possessing more than 600 child pornography videos and images, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday.

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Patch.com

Danville Middle School Teacher Charged with Possessing Child Porn

Prosecutors have charged a Danville middle school teacher for allegedly possessing more than 600 child pornography videos and images, the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office announced today.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Bill requiring warrants for drone use among those OKd by Legislature

Richard Martinez, right, and Robert Weiss, second from left, who each lost a child in the Isla Vista shooting rampage in May, celebrate the state Senate's approval of a bill tightening gun laws with Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner, left, and Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson.

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Inside Bay Area

Artist Lynn Glenn says color gets her creative juices flowing

Lynn Glenn knows that to create art, you have to have more than just inspiration.

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Contra Costa Times

Martinez: Mayor calls out building owners in wake of Napa quake

In the wake of Sunday morning's earthquake and the damage it did in downtown Napa, the Martinez mayor is calling on owners of unreinforced masonry buildings in his city to make their properties earthquake-safe, or to at least get their plans to city hall -- immediately.

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Inside Bay Area

Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: ARF and Lindsay Museum fundraisers, ...

Martinez Womenis Club members Stephanie Zichichi, Diana Palmer, Judi Miller, Marylou Johnson and president Debbie Frieberg held a garage sale to raise funds for college scholarships.

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Contra Costa Times

Walnut Creek: City weighs several factors before canceling election

The City Council decided at a special Aug. 21 meeting to cancel the election after the minimum number of candidates necessary -- two -- filed for the two city council seats up for election this year.

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Contra Costa Times

Library Corner

All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Martinez police report: Man reports attempted coercion

At 6:16 a.m., a GPS and other personal items were taken from an unlocked vehicle on Kim Court.

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Patch.com

Fire Damages Cinco De Mayo in Martinez

A one-alarm fire caused damage but no injuries at a Martinez restaurant this morning, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District spokesman said.

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Contra Costa Times

Costume design intern from John Muir's birthplace in Scotland works at Martinez design studio

When Rebekah McClintick traveled from Dunbar, Scotland, as a student two years ago, there was no clue that she would return to Martinez and be making a Boeing Airlines stewardess cap.

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Inside Bay Area

Contra Costa: New Children's Chorus director

While many young people and their families take advantage of summer's waning days with one last vacation, members of Contra Costa Children's Chorus are gearing up for a busy season and getting to know their new artistic director.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Patch.com

Special City Council Meeting Announcement from City of Martinez

NOTICE AND CALL OF SPECIAL MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MARTINEZ AUGUST 27, 2014 - 6:00 PM CITY MANAGER'S OFFICE A. Pursuant to California Government Code Section 54957: PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT - Title: City Manager PUBLIC EMPLOYEE APPOINTMENT - Title: City Manager ADJOURNMENT Adjourn to a Regular Council Meeting of September 3, 2014 at ... (more)

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Contra Costa Times

MARTINEZ: Quake-related flood drenches DA's office

It was business as usual Monday amid unusual circumstances for employees in the Contra Costa District Attorney's Office, which was flooded by pipes cracked during Sunday morning's 6.0 earthquake on the West Napa Fault.

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SFGate

Martinez Sewer Repair and Inspection Experts at Evenflow Trenchless...

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Daily Republic

Benicia has nature, history and industry

Benicia's charms include a downtown and waterfront along the Carquinez Strait and Benicia State Recreation Area along Southhampton Bay.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

SFGate

Danville teacher arrested in child porn case

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Martinez police: Gunman gets into car, robs driver, passenger

The driver of a car and his passenger escaped without serious injury Wednesday night after a gunman robbed them and then fired shots at their car, police said.

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