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  1. Contra Costa supervisors debate marijuana ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    The Contra Costa Board of Supervisors continued their education Tuesday on how to regulate cultivation, delivery, manufacturing and dispensing of medical and recreational cannabis in unincorporated areas throughout the county. It is a complicated process involving several county departments and will require myriad decisions about where medical and recreational marijuana can be grown, processed and sold.

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  2. Community briefs: Concord, Clayton, Pleasant Hill, Martinez for July 21 and beyondRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Contra Costa Times

    As summer speeds by and back-to-school season looms, many families in this tight economy worry how they'll provide their kids with the basic study tools of paper, pencils and backpacks. To help out, the Bay Area News Group is holding Project Ready to Learn, the annual school supply and backpack drive through Aug. 10, in conjunction with Volunteer Emergency Services Team in Action serving Contra Costa County.

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  3. Autonomous robot delivery coming to the East BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Contra Costa Times

    Autonomous robots bearing groceries, parcels and take-out soon will rove the streets of downtown Concord and, possibly, Walnut Creek. The squat, black-and-white "personal delivery devices" travel on six wheels and use nine cameras to navigate sidewalks and cross streets on their delivery runs.

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  4. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: CSAA among top of community-minded companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Inside Bay Area

    CSAA Insurance Group, a AAA insurer, has been recognized as one of the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States by Points of Light, the world's largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. The CSAA Insurance Group based in Walnut Creek has again been honored with the prestigious, national, Points of Light "Civic 50" award for superior corporate citizenship to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.

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  5. About 70 protesters rallied Monday evening against the proposed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Inside Bay Area

    Janine Payne, right, a member of the community advisory committee for Mt. Diablo Unified School District, and others take part in the "Better Together" rally at the James W. Dent Center in Concord, Calif., on Monday, June 26, 2017.

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  6. The parties will negotiate the price for the 58-acre property on East Olivera Road.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Inside Bay Area

    Three years ago, the city jumped at the opportunity to buy the vacant military housing near the Concord Naval Weapons Station when the Coast Guard declared the property surplus. But after initially saying it intended to sell, the Coast Guard put the disposal process on hold while it studied the need for Bay Area housing for enlisted personnel, according to Victoria Walker, Concord's community and economic director.

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  7. Bay Area temperatures rise, and the power grid strainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    More stifling heat is expected to blanket the Bay Area in the coming days, raising the specter of additional power outages - and the Pacific Gas and Electric Co. says it is ready to handle any consequences.

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  8. Northgate secession proposal exposes split between Concord, Walnut CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    City leaders believe everyone who lives in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District should have an opportunity to weigh in on a controversial proposal to divide the district, breaking with their counterparts in Walnut Creek.

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  9. Shooting suspect who was subject of Oakley search arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    A man suspected in the shooting death of another man near the Brenden theaters early Saturday morning was arrested after a one-vehicle crash, Concord police said Sunday. Police did not immediately identify the 27-year-old man or provide details of the wreck that led to his arrest, but they confirmed his Saturday arrest in a statement posted on the Concord Police Department's Facebook page.

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  10. Editorial: Peterson replacement must restore integrity to DA's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    As members of the Contra Costa Board of Supervisors begin their search for a new district attorney to replace felon Mark Peterson, they should first consider that real leadership begins with integrity. True leaders don't just manage.

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  11. Alleged Bay Point pimp facing murder charge in sex worker's suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    In March 2012, Concord police attempted to question two suspected prostitutes at a motel room. One refused to cooperate, but the other couldn't wait to leave.

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  12. Tournament sports complex planned for Concord Naval Weapons StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    A tournament sports complex planned for the former Concord Naval Weapons Station would provide much-needed playing fields and could bring an influx of cash from athletic competitions. In addition to housing and commercial space, the reuse plan for the former military base designates 75 acres for a sports facility and 100 acres for an adjacent community park.

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  13. Top players chosen from the East Bay and South Bay/PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    De La Salle starting pitcher Cullen Kafka delivers a pitch in the seventh inning of their baseball game against Foothill High in Concord, Calif., on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Cullen Kafka, De La Salle Position: Pitcher Class: Senior What he did: Oregon-bound star led De La Salle to a second consecutive North Coast Section Division I title.

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  14. In the military: Concord and Pleasant HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    U.S. Air Force Airman Joshua V. Datuin, a graduate of Ygnacio Valley High School in Concord, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. U.S. Air Force Airman Laurence V. Caluag has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas.

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  15. Watch the Warriors go for the sweep in Concord's Todos Santos PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Warriors fans are invited to watch Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday on a big screen at Todos Santos Plaza. The game against the Cleveland Cavaliers starts at 5:30 p.m. The plaza, located in downtown Concord between Willow Pass Road and Salvio Street, is walking distance from the Concord BART station.

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  16. 20 years ago: 'Bodies came falling out of the sky' in Concord water park tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Alynda Franco wears a neck brace at her high school graduation in this photo that is among the mementos kept by her parents in Napa, Calif. on Friday, June 2, 2017.

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  17. East Bay water slide park has less drama, people a week after boy fell out of slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    The city's big new Wave water park reopened for its second weekend Saturday to less fanfare, drama - and fewer visitors as well - than a week ago when a 10-year-old boy skidded out a water slide and fell onto the concrete. Two of the park's six water slides remained closed Saturday while the state Division of Occupational Safety and Health, known as Cal/OSHA, continued its investigation into the cause of the accident.

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  18. Softball statement! Concord scores 17, routs Livermore in NCS Division II finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Madi Mays, shown sliding safely into home plate in a game this season, had three hits and drove in four runs as Concord routed Livermore 17-1 to win the NCS Division II title Friday night. The team picture in front of the scoreboard at Saint Mary's College on Friday night said it all for the Concord softball team.

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  19. Plane crashes near Buchanan Field Airport in ConcordRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Robert Marshall, fire marshal for the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District, said a call came in at 2:45 p.m. regarding a plane crash at the intersection of Solano and Marsh Roads. The pilot was the only person in the plane and was pulled out of the plane by a bystander and transported to John Muir Medical Center, Marshall said.

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  20. A Bay Area guide to water parks this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Contra Costa Times

    Kids float in the Roundabout River as they enjoy the grand opening of the Aqua Adventure Waterpark on Saturday, May 23, 2009 in Fremont, Calif. Teenage girls look like they're having a bad hair day as they catch the wind on the "Tornado" on the first day of summer at Waterworld in Concord Calif., Thursday, June 21, 2007.

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