19 hrs ago
Contra Costa Times
Richmond resident Mikaele "Ben" Taito sentenced to six years for the...
A Richmond man was sentenced to six years in state prison Friday for his role in the 2011 revenge killing of a 22-year-old man in a Rodeo housing complex.
Fri May 17, 2013
Contra Costa Times
East Bay men sentenced in attack on federal agent
Two men who attempted to assault and rob an undercover federal agent during an illegal weapons sale were each sentenced Thursday to more than 9 years in prison.
Fri May 10, 2013
My Mother Lode
The 56th Mother Lode Round-Up Is Here
This 2013 Mother's Day weekend marks the 56th anniversary of the Mother Lode Round-up and the 66th anniversary of the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Posse, founded in 1948, who started presenting the Mother Lode Round-Up in 1958.
Mon May 06, 2013
Inside Bay Area
John Swett district ponders options for aging middle school
Trustees of the tiny, cash-poor John Swett school district must soon decide what to do about the district's middle school, which has been identified as seismically unsound in a district-commissioned engineering report.
Woman Arrested for Stolen U-Haul Truck
Traffic Collision: On May 3, 2013, at 8:42, an officer was dispatched to the 1000 block of Rock Harbor Way.
Sat May 04, 2013
Ex-gang member claims he was intended target in Vallejo shooting
A former gang member testified in Solano County Superior Court on Friday about a fatal 2007 Vallejo shooting in which he believes he was the intended target.
Fri May 03, 2013
Rodeo fans at Kern County Fairgrounds
It's often called the "Biggest Little Rodeo in California" because there are dozens of cowboys and cowgirls who turn out to compete.
Wed May 01, 2013
Karen Nolan: A happy, happy 100th
The big day is still a week away, but Leona Bonovich's 100th birthday bash will begin this weekend when the five generations of her small family get together to celebrate.
Pacifican Emilie Montoya named Miss Rowell Ranch Rodeo Queen for 2013
Rowell Ranch, the oldest and most prestigious professional Rodeo in California, recently held their Queen competition and one of our own, Miss Emilie Montoya of Pacifica, was named Miss Rowell Ranch Rodeo for 2013.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
STAGECOACH 2013: Roger McGuinn's history lesson
He told the story of buying his first 12-string guitar and how he had to learn a Leadbelly song because Leadbelly inspired Pete Seeger, who inspired so many others.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Building a bridge to the 19th century...
According to the weatherman, it will be in the high 80s and zero chance of rain for this weekend, just right for the 65th Annual Springville Sierra Rodeo.
Fri Apr 19, 2013
PHOTOS: Boat Runs Aground in San Pablo Bay
Pinole-Hercules Patch user Gretchen Schroeder shared these photos with Pinole-Hercules Patch" Sunday winds on April 14 led to the grounded boat, named "Polaris," on the Hercules-Rodeo border.