Martinez Newswire (Page 6)

Martinez Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Martinez, CA. (Page 6)

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  1. Wife Mistakes Gas For Brake, Hits, Kills Husband At Home Near MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Patch.com

    An elderly woman who mistook the gas pedal for the brake ran over and killed her husband this morning at their home near Martinez, according to the California Highway Patrol. Officers responded at 10:46 a.m. to the 2600 block of Reliez Valley Road near the border of Martinez on a report from Martinez police of a solo car crash, CHP Officer John Fransen said.

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  2. Nature photographer chronicles Martinez's urban beaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... ... There's this oasis of peace in the midst of chaos. Not all species can do that." Eszterhas, whose images of the Martinez beavers will be published in an upcoming issue of Ranger Rick, a children's nature magazine, has donated one of her wildlife ...

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  3. Richmond community groups skeptical of jail expansion programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | KRON 4

    A proposal to expand a jail in Richmond by transferring inmates from the county's high-security facility in Martinez is meeting tough opposition from public officials and community groups in the city. The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office today made its third and final presentation to a group of community organizers, advocates and service providers focused on issues around incarceration and reentry.

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  4. Stay Cool, Martinez! Temps To Peak WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    This week the Bay Area will experience a heat wave with highs in the 90s and 100s, with the highest temperatures through Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. Wednesday is when temperatures are expected to be at this week's peak, with a forecast of 98 degrees in Santa Rosa, 104 degrees in Concord, 104 degrees in Livermore, 103 degrees in Fairfield and 94 degrees in San Jose, according to the weather service.

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  5. Classic boats invoke nostalgia, pride at South Tahoe Wooden Boat ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    ... owned by celebrities like baseball legend Joe DiMaggio. DiMaggio's boat, the Joltin' Joe, now owned by the city of Martinez, Calif., took more than five years to rebuild for a group of carpenters. John Wendt, one of the carpenters who worked on the ...

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  6. Park district to consider naming Hayward segment of Bay Trail after Bill LockyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Fremont Bulletin

    ... the park district, East Bay, Bay Area, state or nation." The park district named a section of the Bay Trail between Martinez and Crockett after George Miller, the recently retired congressman from Martinez who helped secure funding for many regional ...

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  7. Pacheco: 7-Eleven clerk stabbing suspect charged by prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... m., sheriff's deputies arrested Goode near Interstate 680 and Highway 4 and he was booked into Contra Costa jail in Martinez. And he's not too happy with those who are feeding them. But is he also partly responsible for the squirrels in his yard?

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  8. Martinez: Bomb squad detonates can of solventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    A police bomb squad on Monday detonated an open can of a volatile solvent at the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District facility, an official said. On Saturday, someone dropped off a 20-year-old can of ethyl ether at the district's household hazardous waste collection facility, said David Wyatt, Central San's household hazardous waste program supervisor.

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  9. 'Weekend project' turns into labor of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Water collects on the whiskers of a beaver that pokes its head out of Alhambra Creek in Martinez, Calif., on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. Heidi Perryman, president of Worth A Dam, was a the creek hoping to catch a glimpse of a newborn kit.

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  10. Antioch Speedway: Livermore's Shawn DeForest wins feature eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... a half-car length ahead of Petaluma's Michael Paul Bobby Motts Jr. of San Pablo finished fourth and Scott Busby of Martinez placed fifth. Antioch's Mark Garner won the Northern All Stars Limited Late Model Division for his dad. Jerry Garner, who is ...

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  11. What's causing hummingbird nectar to cloud up?Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... A Dam, is set for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 1 at "Beaver Park" (corner of Marina Vista and Castro streets) in downtown Martinez.

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  12. 3-Year-Old Girl's Fatal Fall From Anaheim Hotel Balcony A 'Very Tragic' AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... pouring in Tuesday in for a 3-year-old Las Vegas girl who died from a fall from an Anaheim hotel balcony. Stephanie Martinez died just before 7 p.m. Saturday after falling from a balcony overlooking the indoor atrium at the Embassy Suites Anaheim, ...

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  13. Calling All Martinez Children For Beaver Dam Photo ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    If you have a child, grandchild, niece or nephew who lives in the vicinity, get them to the beaver dam Saturday for a epic photo shoot. Amazing wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas will be taking some urban shots of the dam and footbridge and wants as many children as possible to be there showing how Martinez watches out for its beavers.

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  14. Martinez: A slight rebirth at Pine MeadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Christine Coward Dean, center, of Martinez, and owner of "The Tavern," formerly the Pine Meadow Golf Course, visits with friends as she tends the bar in Martinez, Calif., on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Since the closure of the golf course in April of this year the fairways and putting greens are all dried up.

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  15. Modesto murders of 5: Dr. Amanda Crews identified as one of theaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | News10.net

    ... for the killings of two adults and three children who were found Saturday in a Modesto home. Police said Martin Martinez drove to San Jose in this vehicle following the crime. A suspect is in custody for the killings of two adults and three children ...

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  16. 15 Things Invented in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | SF Sentinel

    ... in its first six months of use. The history of the Martini is a cloudy one. Some say the cocktail originated in Martinez, California, while others claim it came about in San Francisco. Both origin stories claim that a Gold Rush miner's request for a ...

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  17. Modesto murders of 5: Suspect in custody, details emerge about victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | News10.net

    ... for the killings of two adults and three children who were found Saturday in a Modesto home. Police said Martin Martinez drove to San Jose in this vehicle following the crime. A suspect is in custody for the killings of two adults and three children ...

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  18. What's Happening in Downtown Martinez?Read the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | ClayCord.com

    Only heard shots on the 4th. Same area. Meanwhile, why aren't people fired when they don't do the job they're hired to do? I won't @ Jesse You're very naA ve.

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  19. Gordon Huether Presents Brightly Colored Public Artwork at CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as sterile, impersonal, institutional environments, this Gordon Huether sculpture is a significant addition to the Martinez, CA 'Arts in the Courthouse' collection and lends itself perfectly to the center's contemporary architecture.

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  20. Gordon Huether Livens Up Martinez Courthouse With Brightly Colored Public ArtworkRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... as sterile, impersonal, institutional environments, this Gordon Huether sculpture is a significant addition to the Martinez, CA 'Arts in the Courthouse' collection and lends itself perfectly to the center's contemporary architecture. Programs and ...

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