Jul 18, 2013
Past Times: California ammo blast kills hundreds
Readers in 1944 got a rare Extra edition with terrible news from California. Unexpected death had reached out in that bitter time of worldwide war and killed hundreds in the one continent largely untouched by the carnage of bloodshed.
Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial is the 3rd Least...
The Port Chicago National Memorial, which is located just outside of Concord on the grounds of the Concord Naval Weapons Station, is the third least visited National Park/Memorial in the Country, according to the L.A. Times.
Contra Costa Times
Federal budget cuts means fewer hours for East Bay parks
The East Bay's four national park sites will suffer budget cuts due to the sequestration that triggered across-the-board cuts throughout the country.