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  1. Walnut Creek: Founding Contra Costa rabbi retires after more than 30-yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    When Rabbi Raphael Asher came to Walnut Creek 33 years ago from a Berkeley congregation, all members of Contra Costa's Council of Churches were Christian.

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  2. CHP nabs Berkeley man who led 100 mph chase to MartinezRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Inside Bay Area

    A Berkeley man accused of driving a stolen car tried to outrun the California Highway Patrol at more than 100 mph on Tuesday before being captured along an East Bay highway, police said.

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  3. Berkeley posts notice it will remove Gilman Street campsiteRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    Jorge's campsite is at the end of the row, slightly separated from the others. Or at least as separated as space will allow.

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  4. Berkeley: Student reports attempted robber on Cal campusRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    Police at University of California, Berkeley are attempting to locate two suspects who tried to rob a student walking on campus Friday night.

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  5. Tough finding apartment with high Oakland rentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Inside Bay Area

    I've been hunting for a two-bedroom apartment in Oakland. I might as well be searching for some exotic species.

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  6. Molest suspect arrested after Kensington girl wakes to find man in bedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Contra Costa Times

    A 22-year-old Richmond man was arrested on suspicion of molesting an 11-year-old girl who woke to find him in her bed Monday morning, police said.

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  7. Redwood City: Former Assemblymember Ira Ruskin dies at 70Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Contra Costa Times

    Ira Ruskin, a former state Assembly member and Redwood City mayor, died peacefully at home Thursday after a three-year battle with brain cancer.

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  8. Berkeley: CHP officer one of two people injured in I-80 crashRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Contra Costa Times

    An on-duty CHP officer and a civilian both suffered moderate injuries in a crash Friday afternoon on eastbound Interstate 80 in Berkeley, authorities said.

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  9. Witness in Jamaal Prince murder trial describes defendant "tripping...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Contra Costa Times

    A friend of a Berkeley woman fatally stabbed in an East Oakland apartment in 2012 testified Thursday that the last time he saw her alive, her accused killer was "tripping out" with a large kitchen knife in his hand.

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  10. Former controversial AC Transit director Nancy Jewell Cross, 94,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Contra Costa Times

    San Francisco police announced Thursday that they have found controversial former AC Transit Director Nancy Jewell Cross, 94, who had been missing since Friday and was considered at risk.

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  11. 'Les Miz' kicks off Woodminster Summer MusicalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Inside Bay Area

    Based on Victor Hugo's novel, "Les Miz" will be performed from July 10-20 as part of Producers Associates' 48th season presenting the Woodminster Summer Musicals.

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  12. Chris Treadway: West County cities urge residents to plan for National Night OutRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Contra Costa Times

    The arrival of July means it's time to look ahead to August. Police agencies around the area are urging neighborhoods to plan now for block parties and other gatherings for the 31st annual National Night Out anti-crime event on Aug. 5. The events work on the idea that building ties within a neighborhood and with public safety personnel is a basic ... (more)

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  13. Berkeley, A Look Back: A new mayor takes over in '39Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Contra Costa Times

    "Planning to devote the next four years to active duty in behalf of the community, Berkeley's new Mayor, Frank S. Gaines officially took over the duties of his office and the reins of city government early this morning at City Hall," the Berkeley Daily Gazette reported 75 years ago, July 1, 1939.

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  14. Berkeley community briefs: Tibetan association holding events for Dalai Lama birthdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Contra Costa Times

    The second suspect in the shooting of two men in South Berkeley earlier this month turned himself in June 27, police said.

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  15. Trial under way in stabbing death of Berkeley woman in OaklandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Inside Bay Area

    A trial began Wednesday for a Berkeley man who fatally stabbed a 26-year-old woman in an East Oakland apartment in 2012. 1 comment

  16. Piedmont: New Beach principal takes overRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Inside Bay Area

    Beach Elementary School has a new principal who grew up in a household of educators and said helping students "grow as learners has always been my passion."

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  17. Katt Williams allegedly pulls gun at comedy clubRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Contra Costa Times

    Katt Williams allegedly pulled a gun on someone Tuesday night at the Comedy Store in West Hollywood, prompting police to respond with guns drawn.

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  18. Library CornerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Contra Costa Times

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

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  19. Berkeley voters to decide soft-drink tax in NovemberRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Contra Costa Times

    Voters in November will weigh a new 1-cent-per-ounce tax on soft-drink distributors in the city as a way of discouraging consumption and improving health, following a unanimous City Council vote Tuesday night to place the item on the ballot.

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  20. Albany will fill council opening from pool of threeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Contra Costa Times

    Peggy McQuaid, Rochelle Nason and Nick Pilch applied to fill the vacancy. The city council will select one candidate at its July 7 meeting and the appointed member will serve until the November election, when voters will choose someone to finish the last two years of Thomsen's term.

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