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  1. Cal gets jump on season at Spring Football ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    "It's very weird," said senior running back Daniel Lasco, a 1,100-yard rusher last season who did not carry the ball once in the often scripted format. "The schedule was weird.

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  2. Fremont, Brentwood set for classical music performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Fremont Bulletin

    The Fremont Symphony Orchestra will pay tribute to the city's large Indian community Saturday in a performance at Ohlone College. A week later, the Mission Peak Chamber Singers will join the Brentwood-based Immaculate Heart of Mary Youth Choir in concerts in Brentwood and Fremont.

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  3. Sweet class: Students learn culinary chocolate secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    Michelle Zaw, 15, of Oakley, and a student of the Liberty High School culinary class decorates a chocolate strawberry during their hands-on chocolate workshop at Rachel Dunn Chocolates in Concord, Calif., on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Using fresh ingredients and premium chocolates couvertures, the class created american classics and traditional european confections.

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  4. The Urban Farmers bring fruit harvests to East Contra CostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    If one were to picture an ideal location to organize a system for harvesting unwanted fruits and vegetables and donating them to the needy, East Contra Costa wouldn't be far off the mark. Thanks to The Urban Farmers, launched by Siamaack Sioshansi, and Brentwood resident Pat Alger, a new team of volunteers is ready to help East Contra Costa residents transfer produce that would otherwise lay on the ground to where it will do the most good.

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  5. Brentwood: Young bobcat released into wild after recovering from severe injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    A petite 7-month-old bobcat was released back into the wild not far from where she was found severely injured nearly five months ago. The feisty feline growled and hissed from inside the covered crate as Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital staff carried her up the grassy hill Thursday evening to a private property in southwest Brentwood.

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  6. Brentwood: Firefighters rescue woman from apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    Fire crews responded at 12:10 p.m. after the blaze was reported at 1275 Central Blvd., a fire dispatcher said. Firefighters from East Contra Costa Fire Protection District rescued a woman from the home and she was taken to Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch to be treated for unknown injuries.

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  7. Brentwood: Police seek assistance in cigarette store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The incident occurred January 25 at the Smoke Stop, located at 50 Sand Creek Road. Police say the three men entered the store around 12:15 p.m., pointed a semi-automatic pistol at the clerk and stole several cartons of cigarettes.

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  8. Brentwood high school targeted by bomb threat; no device foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    Officials at a Brentwood high school on Friday were told to put money in a bag outside the campus or the school would be blown up, a threat that turned out to be empty, police said Friday. No bag was put outside Liberty High School, and the school wasn't damaged, police said.

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  9. Antioch woman sentenced to 60 days in jail for elderly care home fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    An Antioch businesswoman will serve 60 days in jail and pay restitution after pleading guilty to wage theft, tax fraud and a workers' compensation violation in her operation of elderly care facilities in Antioch and Brentwood, the first conviction in an industry authorities say is "rampant" with fraud. Florinda Yambao, 62, accepted the plea deal last week, according to the Contra Costa District Attorney's Office.

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  10. Antioch: Suspect wounded in shooting arrested after fleeing policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    A man wanted on several outstanding arrest warrants tried to escape officers after being wounded in a shooting, police said Monday. Robert Morton, 41, briefly escaped police while driving a U-Haul moving truck, then was found a short time later, Antioch police Sgt.

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  11. Police uncover East Bay mail theft ring, arrest two San Francisco residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The two San Francisco residents arrested on Christmas Eve in Livermore after police discovered their car contained stolen mail from all over the East Bay soon may face additional charges, a Brentwood police sergeant said. "We're still trying to piece it together.

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  12. Bomb squad wraps up investigation of suspicious package in BrentwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    The Walnut Creek bomb squad and local police are wrapping up their investigation of "something suspicious" near the intersection of Dainty Avenue and Beatrice Street. The investigation began after a resident called police at 8:05 a.m. Wednesday to report a suspicious discovery, said Sonia Cardinale, police records supervisor.

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  13. Pets and Wildlife Calendar: Jan. 17 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    Adoptable Bunny Meet and Greet: Contra Costa Rabbit Rescue will have rabbits available for adoption. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 17. Petco, 5481 Lone Tree Way, Brentwood.

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  14. Danville: Man who robbed teen at gunpoint arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    A Brentwood man and a teenager were arrested after police said the older suspect held a Danville teenager at gunpoint and robbed him last week. Adam Jones, 20, was charged with armed robbery, probation violation and possession of stolen property after allegedly pulling the gun on the Danville teen Friday around 7:15 p.m., Danville police Chief Steve Simpkins.

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  15. Pittsburg doctor charged with possession of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    A physician with a practice in Pittsburg was arrested late last week on multiple felony counts of possession of child pornography, authorities said. Dr. Michael Russell, 74, who lives in Brentwood, was charged by the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office with one count of aggravated child pornography possession after a search of his home last week revealed he was in possession of more than 600 images and videos depicting children under the age of 12 engaged in sexual conduct, said Senior Deputy District Attorney Bryce Flynn.

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  16. Construction manager at El Cerrito school project faces child molestation chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    The construction manager of a new El Cerrito middle school project is facing multiple child molestation charges for incidents that allegedly took place over the past eight years, authorities said Wednesday. Jose Chapa, 69, has been charged with 18 felony counts, including sex acts with a child and oral copulation of a minor for alleged molestations that took place from 2006 through 2013, a Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman said.

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  17. Wine: How to spit, sip and appreciate vinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    You may be someone who stays in a certain comfort zone when it comes to wine. You know what you like to drink.

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  18. Brentwood police callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    At 12:24 p.m. it was reported a small red dirt bike was stolen from the garage at a residence on Continente Drive. Theft -- At 9:12 p.m. windows were broken on three vehicles in a parking lot on Balfour Road.

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  19. Antioch man gets 26 years in birthday killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    An Antioch man charged with killing a mother's only child on the victim's 28th birthday was sentenced Friday to 26 years and four months in prison. Alvin Lee Harvey, 26, agreed to a plea deal calling for 11 years for voluntary manslaughter related to the shooting of Antioch resident Jason Reddic outside a Sycamore Drive fourplex on Dec. 29, 2010.

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  20. Antioch church loses toys for needy to thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    Although Christmas doesn't come from a store, Mr. Grinch recently dampened the season's spirit by stealing armfuls of gifts intended for needy children in East Contra Costa County. Thieves made off with an estimated $200 of presents that members of Antioch's Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church had planned to give to low-income families both within the parish and the community at large.

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