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  1. Twice-Told Tales: 65 years ago Brentwood gets new dog ordinance, changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Contra Costa Times

    In its next to last regular Tuesday meeting this week, the Brentwood Council enacted two ordinances, heard and acted upon a request from a chamber of commerce delegation and gave the entire police force a $25-a-month wage boost. All this, plus some other matters, were disposed of in less than two hours.

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  2. East Contra Costa Datelines: Happenings around East Contra Costa listedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Contra Costa Times

    Elvis for Angels of Grace: 7 p.m. Aug. 15, 390 W. Country Club Drive, Brentwood. Elvis Presley tribute artist, James Clark, and The Jailhouse Rockers with The Sweet Sensations will perform at a concert benefiting Angels of Grace, a childhood transplant foundation.

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  3. East Bay veteran's next mission to aid homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Inside Bay Area

    J.R. Wilson, left, of Antioch, president and CEO of the Delta Veterans Group, works with Chuck Rushing, of Brentwood, a veteran who served in the Air Force from 1993-2014, as they sit together inside the VWF building in Antioch on June 4, 2015. J.R. Wilson, left, of Antioch, president and CEO of the Delta Veterans Group, shares a moment with Patty Strickland, of Antioch, inside the kitchen at the VWF building in Antioch on June 4, 2015.

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  4. East Bay veteran's next mission to aid homeless and 'at-risk' service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Contra Costa Times

    J.R. Wilson, left, of Antioch, president and CEO of the Delta Veterans Group, works with Chuck Rushing, of Brentwood, a veteran who served in the Air Force from 1993-2014, as they sit together inside the VWF building in Antioch on June 4, 2015. J.R. Wilson, left, of Antioch, president and CEO of the Delta Veterans Group, shares a moment with Patty Strickland, of Antioch, inside the kitchen at the VWF building in Antioch on June 4, 2015.

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  5. First 5 Alameda, Contra Costa awarded $5M grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Contra Costa Times

    Jessica Buscho knows firsthand the importance of developmental screening for children. Three years ago, a Delta First 5 staff member observed signs of developmental delay in her son's behavior during a regular visit to the Brentwood center.

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  6. East Contra Costa Datelines:Elvis for Angels of GraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Contra Costa Times

    Elvis for Angels of Grace: 7 p.m. Aug. 15, 390 W. Country Club Drive, Brentwood. Elvis Presley tribute artist, James Clark, and The Jailhouse Rockers with The Sweet Sensations will perform at a concert benefiting Angels of Grace, a childhood transplant foundation.

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  7. Discovery Bay stabbing death underscores roadblocks for mentally ill patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Contra Costa Times

    Teresa Pasquini doesn't recall how many times she dialed 911 during her son's teenage years, imploring emergency crews to come to their El Sobrante home, because Danny was out of control. She doesn't forget the terror.

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  8. Around Pleasanton: Man finds new hobby is the bee's kneesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Inside Bay Area

    When David Browne researched a 1926 city ordinance, he discovered Pleasanton residents were allowed to keep up to six chickens on their property, but no ducks or bees. Browne, an avid gardener and beekeeper, clashed with this 89-year-old rule when the city sent him a letter requesting the removal of his honeybee hives from his Birdland home.

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  9. Brentwood: Heritage High evacuated amid police responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Contra Costa Times

    Students at Heritage High School were evacuated from the campus Wednesday morning after police responded to an incident at the school. Police did not immediately respond to inquiries about the police response.

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  10. Brentwood asks residents, businesses to cut back on water useRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Contra Costa Times

    The city is encouraging all residents, as well as businesses, to do their part in cutting water use during the state mandatory restrictions this summer. For residents to comply, they must reduce their water use by 35 percent of their 2013 water use level.

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  11. Capping off 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Contra Costa Times

    High school seniors in Antioch and Brentwood said goodbye in style last week. Above, Liberty High graduates throw their mortarboards following the ceremony at the football stadium June 5. At left, Daniel Wallace is all smiles after receiving his diploma during Deer Valley High School's Class of 2015 commencement.

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  12. Oakley woman turns personal tragedy into mission to help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Contra Costa Times

    Limited hand mobility prevents Jessica Runnels from easily turning the wheels of her chair, but it doesn't stop the 40-year-old Oakley woman from spinning a bad car accident into a positive outcome. Noticing a serious lack of coordinated support in the Delta region, Runnels has established the East Bay Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group for survivors, family members, caregivers and friends.

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  13. Brentwood: Head-on crash leaves person critically injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Contra Costa Times

    At least one person suffered major injuries after a head-on crash near state Highway 4 on Tuesday, the California Highway Patrol said. The initial investigation appeared to show that a PT Cruiser and gray four-door sedan collided head-on while on Marsh Creek Road just west of Walnut Boulevard around 1:10 p.m., CHP Officer Kevin Bartlett said.

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  14. Twice-Told Tales: 1955 sees record class graduate from Liberty HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Contra Costa Times

    Record class to graduate Liberty tonight: Convincing evidence of the growth of Liberty Union High School will be presented tonight when a record class of 111 seniors marches onto the lighted athletic field to receive their diplomas, with more than 1,000 parents, relatives and friends as spectators. The high school commencement is the final spectacle and climax of the school year.

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  15. Concord seeks applicants for city treasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Contra Costa Times

    The City Council agreed Tuesday to appoint a replacement for City Treasurer Thomas Wentling, who is stepping down next month after three decades in office. Applications to fill the remainder of the term, which expires in 2018, are due by 5 p.m. July 2. Interested candidates should apply at www.cityofconcord.org/citytreasurer .

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  16. For Deer Valley High teacher, learning is in the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Astronomy teacher Jeff Adkins has been hosting public star parties since the 1980s, but over the past few years, his favorite local spot for introducing novices to stargazing is the north side of the Los Vaqueros Reservoir in Brentwood. "This is one of the darkest places in the county," said Adkins at last Saturday night's public stargazing event.

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  17. Students relive pioneer days at museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Although Brentwood Elementary School third-graders had been learning about the chores, games, customs and manners of the late 1800s for months, their eyes were still wide last week with wonder when exposed to the history of the region's early settlers at the East Contra Costa Historical Society and Museum. "Even though they have been role playing the history since Tuesday, this makes it more real to them," said Brentwood Elementary parent Nydia Scott during the museum's final Pioneer Day for this school year last Friday.

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  18. Valedictorians named for East Contra Costa schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Every year at graduation time, the cream rises to the top. This year's area high school valedictorians not only earned their title with impressive grade point averages, but also by often going above and beyond in a variety of ways.

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  19. On Tap: 'Forum' musical set to play El Campanil Theatre June 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Brentwood Writes will celebrate the written word at 6:30 p.m. June 11 at the Brentwood Community Center, 35 Oak St. Participants are allowed five minutes each to perform. We encourage you to bring work on any subject, your own or that of another writer, as long as it is neither insulting nor abusive.

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  20. New football, cheer league begins in AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Hoping to fill the void after two Antioch youth football and cheer leagues shut down, a group of Antioch moms put together a committee and founded the Antioch Spartans, a league organization for ages 4 to 14. The group was quickly surprised by the turnout of interested players. "We thought at first we might get 12 or so in each age group," said Sheena Moore, treasurer for the Antioch Spartans.

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