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  1. County registrar said that if cities creating new voting districts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    Contra Costa elections officials say they're optimistic they can conduct newly reconfigured "district-based" elections in Martinez, Antioch, Concord, Brentwood and perhaps elsewhere this November. But they're asking for some help - primarily, that new voting districts conform as closely as possible to existing precinct boundaries.

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  2. Man found unconscious on Antioch road expected to surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    A 34-year-old Pittsburg man is expected to survive after police found him in the road with a severe injury on Sunday, police said. Police have not made any arrests, but they consider the case an assault with a deadly weapon, Sgt.

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  3. Delta Datelines: Project Linus, gem and rock show, Shrek Jr. the Musical on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    Ladies Only Crab Feed: 6 p.m. cocktails, 7 p.m. dinner Jan. 26, St. Anne Church, Camino Diablo and McCabe roads, Byron. Hosted by Women's Fellowship of St. Anne.

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  4. Pittsburg: Second child loses battle for life after crash with stolen pickup in AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    A second little girl hit in a crash with a stolen pickup truck in Antioch last week has died, a family member announced on a fundraising site. Camila Cardoza, 2, had been on life support at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland after the crash that killed her sister, Lenexy Cardoza, 4. The two girls were in a vehicle with their mother, Edith Cardoza, of Pittsburg, when it was hit by a pickup that was speeding through a red light at the intersection of Delta Fair Boulevard and Somerville Road in Antioch Wednesday after a police chase, according to police reports.

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  5. Park It: What to know, do about coyotes in this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    Recently, while we were watching a coyote from a distance at Briones Regional Park, some other hikers expressed concerns to me about potential danger to themselves and their pet dogs. Coyotes may be seen more frequently in coming weeks, because this is near the season when the animals den up and give birth to pups.

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  6. Helping the unsheltered, one item of clothing at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    It's been in Leonard Hernandez's heart ever since he can remember - taking care of the homeless and pretty much anyone in need, no matter how they got there. It's why he started The Oakley Foundation in 2016, a grassroots organization designed to feed, clothe and offer a helping hand to East County's displaced citizens.

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  7. Country music singer, songwriter Allie Sealey keeps the music rolling.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    Country music singer, songwriter Allie Sealey first sang to a stuffy audience who didn't talk or move much during her performance; however, she's pretty sure they enjoyed the concert. "I can remember setting up stuffed animals and singing and dancing in front of them at the age of 5," said Sealey of Antioch, now 27 and singing to a live audience.

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  8. Creating voting districts an imprecise process for cities, school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    The process of dividing a city or a school district into sections, to enable "district-based" City Council and school board elections, can be messy and imprecise. Whether it brings more people into the civic process, or pits one local group against others, is now being addressed in Martinez and Concord.

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  9. East County letters: If no war, martial law, 2018 may be OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    As long as Trump doesn't provoke a war with somebody in order to declare martial law to end the special counsel investigation, I don't think 2018 will be all that bad. Mom and Dad told me that it's better to be optimistic as long as I don't become delusional.

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  10. Pittsburg suggests public uses for lot slated to be sold to SeenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    Pittsburg Center is the first stop in the 10-mile eBART line, which will run from the Pittsburg-Bay Point BART station to Hillcrest Avenue station in Antioch. Pittsburg has been setting plans in motion to improve parking, biking and walking around the anticipated eBART station.

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  11. Signups for reserved eBART parking in Antioch start Jan. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    Pittsburg Center is photographed on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, in Pittsburg, Calif. Pittsburg Center is the first stop in the 10-mile eBART line, which will run from the Pittsburg-Bay Point BART station to Hillcrest Avenue station in Antioch.

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  12. Alleged East Contra Costa gang members ordered to stand trial following FBI raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    A Contra Costa judge ordered seven alleged members of an East Contra Costa street gang known as "Broad Day" to stand trial felony charges that include conspiracy to commit murder. The defendants, Darnell "Nelly" Lash, 24; Ezell Jenkins, 29; Dasheid Lash, 21; D'Vance Sumblin, 20; Lester Curry, 20; Larry "Big L" Goines Jr., 32; and Javell Cooksey, 19, were among eight arrested by federal and state authorities in a countywide gang bust that was announced last week .

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  13. Three East Bay women jailed for stealing $600 of baby formula, sinus meds, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Three East Bay residents in their late teens and early 20s were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to steal from a local pharmacy, police announced Wednesday evening. Arrested were Antioch resident Yolanda Woods, 24; Oakland resident Samantha Hardy, 22; Oakley resident Shamirra Soriano, 19, according to a news release.

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  14. East County letters: City had roadblocks to weed deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    No one should be surprised by the increasing number of marijuana delivery robberies in Concord. The latest one happened last week when someone called in a bogus order and robbed the delivery driver at gunpoint.

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  15. Editorial: Finally, freeway camera funding to stop deadly shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    After dragging their feet for a year, state officials have kicked into action and are now moving forward rapidly to fund surveillance cameras from Richmond to Antioch. Since November 2015, there have been 87 shootings, stretching from San Jose to the East Bay.

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  16. Most agree Bay Area freeway cameras can help prevent shootings, paying for them is another matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    For close to a year, a team of attorneys, police officers and even the FBI has worked to create a wireless system of cameras and license plate readers that could be activated any time there is a freeway shooting, a growing and deadly problem in the East Bay. The proposed network, which would be located in freeway hot spots between Richmond and Antioch, is ready to go.

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  17. Getting paid to play is music to his earsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    If Alex Johnson does his job right, a video game player will never notice all the intricate pieces that went into creating the audio for their favorite video games. Senior Coordinator, Assets and Integration/Associate Sound Designer at Formosa Interactive in Hollywood, he's sort of the "man behind the curtain" working his audio magic.

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  18. On Tap: 'Humbug,' Franc D'Ambrosia play AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    American singer/actor Franc D'Ambrosio brings "Songs of the Great White Way" to El Campanil Theatre in Antioch on Jan. 28. D'Ambrosio is best known for his role in the stage version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera. Courtesy El Campanil Theatre Co-written by Frank Ballesteros and Brenda LaMance, "Humbug!" is based on the Charles Dickens' class "A Christmas Carol," but has a slight spiritual twist.

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  19. Delta Datelines: Winter-themed fun, crab feed, volunteer opportunities in East CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Giving Tree supports Clinic for Homeless Cats: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, through Dec. 24, Rescued Treasures, 1270 Newell Ave., Walnut Creek. Shoppers can purchase an ornament at various donation amounts to hang in the window and the funds raised will support Community Concern for Cats cat hospital in Clayton, providing spay/neuter surgery to help control the feral and homeless cat population in the county, as well as routine and emergency medical treatment and surgeries need for injured and ill cats rescued from the streets.

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  20. Delta Datelines: Lighted boat parade and other holiday fun on tapRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Las Posadas: 6-10 p.m. Dec. 15, Pittsburg High School Cafeteria, 1750 Harbor St, entrance on School Street. With entertainment by DJ Rivera, Danza Group "Las Guadalupanas," Band Fortaleza, Christmas Carols by Berenice Andrade, PHS Folklorico Group, traditional food; breaking of La Pinata and open dance floor.

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