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  1. Early voting set to begin for the June electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Not everyone likes voting by mail, and not everyone has time to vote at the polling place nearest their home on Election Day. For those harried commuters who still want the traditional cards-behind-curtains, get-your-name-checked-off communal experience of old-fashioned polling place voting, they will have a handful of places to do that the week before the June 7 primary election.

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  2. East Bay woman lights cigarette after filling gas can, suffers serious burnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A woman suffered serious burns and was airlifted to a burn unit when she lit a cigarette after filling a gasoline can, police said Wednesday. According to police, the women were in a car in the area of O Street when it ran out of gas around 5:15 p.m. The driver, a woman in her 40s, took a gas can with her and walked to a nearby service station and filled it.

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  3. Candidate forums slated for Contra Costa County supervisors' raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    The East Contra Costa Democratic Club will host discussions with those running for Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors' Districts 3 and 5: The first one is for District 5 candidates and will be 7 to 8:30 p.m. April 28 at the Ambrose Community Center, 3105 Willow Pass Road, Bay Point. A second meeting for District 3 candidates will be 7 to 8:30 p.m. May 2 at The Commons at Dallas Ranch, 4751 Dallas Ranch Road, Antioch.

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  4. Candidate forums slated for Contra Costa County supervisors' raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    The East Contra Costa Democratic Club will host discussions with those running for Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors' Districts 3 and 5: The first one is for District 5 candidates and will be 7 to 8:30 p.m. April 28 at the Ambrose Community Center, 3105 Willow Pass Road, Bay Point. A second meeting for District 3 candidates will be 7 to 8:30 p.m. May 2 at The Commons at Dallas Ranch, 4751 Dallas Ranch Road, Antioch.

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  5. East Bay Athlete of the Week: Vanessa Strong, FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    She fired a no-hitter and went 2 for 2 at the plate in the Falcons' 2-0 win over Pittsburg and then allowed just two hits while striking out 12 in a 14-0 win over Antioch, hitting a double in their 14-run fifth inning to induce the mercy rule.

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  6. San Jose: 42 years after Cynthia Sumpter went missing, mother still hopes she'll be foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    But her mother, Linda Hayes, hasn't given up hope that her only child will be found alive. And neither have the San Jose Police Department and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

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  7. School Bell: Day of the Arts showcases art talent at Brentwood's Liberty HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    In the last 15 years, Liberty High's Day of the Arts has showcased the skills of its art students, folding in the talents of band and choir. "Day of the Arts transformed about eight years ago to feature our growing AP Studio Art students with a gallery opening and show of their concentration pieces being submitted for their test in May," teacher Lloyd Cornwell said.

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  8. East Bay's Park It: This May Day, craft, hike and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    May Day celebrations are an ancient tradition, and the East Bay Regional Park District will carry it forward on May 1 with several special events. The most elaborate is a May Day open house from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 1 at the Environmental Education Center in Tilden Regional Park near Berkeley.

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  9. Bishop's wine not just for Communion anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    On a glorious spring day at Antioch's Holy Cross Cemetery, general manager Dave Holland showed a visitor the brand-new granite niches that a local priest would be dedicating that weekend. Instead of overlooking lush lawns, the outer walls of the two structures command a decidedly nontraditional view of budding cabernet sauvignon and zinfandel grapes.

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  10. Catholic cemeteries now home to East Bay vineyardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Cabernet grapes are grown in the vineyard at Holy Cross Cemetery where many are laid to rest in Antioch, Calif., on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. The Diocese of Oakland is among many Californians in the winemaking business.

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  11. Antioch disc golf enthusiasts hoping to get a course in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Leonard Muise, of Hayward, throws a disc while practicing their skills on a portable disc golf basket with other members of the Antioch Disc Golf Group at the top of a hill behind the Antioch Recreation Department in Antioch, Calif., on Sunday, April 17, 2016. The Antioch Disc Golf Group are hoping to persuade the city to install a course for this sport.

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  12. Feds link East Bay developer to Oakland-Hawaii meth smuggling ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Contra Costa Times

    In its push for a tough sentence for an Antioch developer convicted of money laundering, the U.S. Department of Justice has linked him to a man who authorities say spent years smuggling methamphetamine into Hawaii via the Oakland International Airport. Anthony Keslinke, of Danville, pleaded guilty in May to one count of conspiracy to commit bank fraud and one count of conspiracy to launder monetary instruments, after federal authorities charged him with short-selling his properties, as well as money laundering with an undercover agent posing as a drug dealer. 1 comment

  13. Antioch: One hospitalized after shooting near Lowe'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Gunfire rang out in the parking lot of a home improvement store Wednesday night, sending one person to the hospital, police said. Officers were called to the Lowe's at 1951 Auto Center Drive around 9:20 p.m. and found a male with a single gunshot wound, according to Antioch police Lt.

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  14. Meet a Muslim discussion slated for AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    "Meet a Muslim American" will take place 1:30 to 8 p.m. at the Antioch library, 501 W. 18th St., Antioch. The public is invited to drop in to learn more about the teachings of the Quran, the holy book of Islam, from Imam Ahmad Salman.

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  15. Antioch pet owners want another dog parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A resident here is hoping to persuade the city to create another dog park so he and his neighbors can let their pets run free without inviting trouble. Nick Costa has been collecting signatures from fellow dog owners who regularly congregate at Country Manor Park on Asilomar Drive, where they allow their pets to romp with each other off-leash despite a city ordinance requiring dogs in public places to be on a 6-foot tether.

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  16. Antioch pet owners want another dog parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Nick Costa, of Antioch, walks his dog "Rocko" an Australian Shepherd on a trail just from Country Manor Park in Antioch, where he is going to ask the city council to build a new dog park in an area just right of Costa in Antioch, Ca;if., on Friday, April 8, 2016. Costa is collecting signatures that he plans to present to the Antioch City Council next week.

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  17. Play time at the marinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Mike Rottier, of Brentwood, watches his two Vizslas, Bob and Chole, as they cool off in the water at the Antioch Marina boat launch during the hot weather in Antioch, Calif., on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Two Vizslas, Chole, left, and Bob, cool off in the water at the Antioch Marina boat launch as their owner Mike Rottier, of Brentwood, throws a ball for them to go after during the hot weather in Antioch, Calif., on Wednesday, April 6, 2016.

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  18. Antioch sets citywide cleanup for April 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    "It is a wonderful feeling that so many in our community care for its quality of life," founder Martha Parsons said. "It continues to grow in volunteers and organizations that sponsor it.

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  19. Antioch police discover indoor pot farm with 200 plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Officers went to the 5400 block of Cherokee Way about 9:35 a.m. and found a house that had been converted into an indoor marijuana farm, police said. Police determined the grow operation was illegal.

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  20. Sights on paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Father Robert Rien of St. Ignatius Church in Antioch blesses a boat during the Pittsburg Yacht Club's 69th annual Opening Day Parade of decorated boats and Blessing of the fleet on the San Joaquin River in Pittsburg, Calif., on Saturday, April 9, 2016. Fourteen boats participated in the parade and received a healthy dousing of holy water.

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