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  1. John Muir National Historic Site Hosts Free Campfire ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ClayCord.com

    Join the National Park Service for a free campfire program on Saturday, September 5, 2015 at John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez. The program begins at 6:30pm and lasts roughly 1.5 hours.

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  2. Fire in Martinez Kills Dog, Displaces FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | ClayCord.com

    A fire in Martinez on Sunday morning caused about $250,000 in damage, displaced a family of three people and killed a dog, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire marshal said today. Firefighters were initially called to the 2500 block of Franklin Canyon Rd. at around 9:30 a.m. Sunday on a report of a vehicle fire, Fire Marshal Robert Marshall said.

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  3. Spare Cal Fire Air Tanker Called Up During Blaze in MartinezRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | ClayCord.com

    Cal Fire officials called up a spare air tanker on Sunday after a tanker used on a grass and brush fire in Martinez returned to base with landing gear problems, Cal Fire officials said. The first report of the fire came in at about 10:30 a.m. on Franklin Canyon Rd., according to Cal Fire.

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  4. Seven Acres Burned, Two Structures Destroyed During Fire in MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | ClayCord.com

    The vegetation fire on Franklin Canyon Rd. near Alhambra Ave. in Martinez has been extinguished, but not before destroying two structures and burning seven acres, according to ConFire. Witnesses are saying one of the structures that was destroyed was the old Chapman Ranch.

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  5. Vegetation Fire on Franklin Canyon Rd. Near Alhambra in MartinezRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | ClayCord.com

    Was just driving on 4 from 80 and couldn't believe the amount of people stopped and out of their cars on the side of the freeway watching it. Thanks for the post! We live about a mile away and the smoke is blowing out our way.

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  6. The Concord Police Weekly Arrest ReportRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | ClayCord.com

    Members of the #FYF911 or #FukYoFlag and #BlackLivesMatter movements called for the lynching and hanging of white people and cops. They encouraged others on a I noticed last night that the street lights in my subdivision in Martinez had been changed to the new LED lights.

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  7. The Water Cooler - Your Favorite RestaurantRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | ClayCord.com

    The "Water Cooler" is a feature on Claycord.com where we ask you a question or provide a topic, and you talk about it. This week, we've been talking a lot about food, and today, we're going to top it off by asking you what your favorite overall restaurant is in Claycord.

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  8. PHOTOS: Alleged Credit Card Machine Thieves Caught on CameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ClayCord.com

    Here are a couple of shots from in front of my house tonight. Exposure time was A1 4 of a second.

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  9. 67-year-old Shot Younger Brother in Apparent Murder-Suicide in PachecoRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | ClayCord.com

    A 67-year-old man shot his younger brother in an apparent murder-suicide in Pacheco last Thursday, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. The two men were identified by the coroner's office as John and Richard Gilmore, aged 67 and 64, respectively.

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  10. Fire Burns About Five Acres Near Alhambra Way in MartinezRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ClayCord.com

    Maybe the problem isn't the location. The problem is basic lack of respect for property of another.

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  11. Man Found Dead Inside Room at the County Jail in MartinezRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | ClayCord.com

    The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff and the District Attorney's Office are continuing to investigate the in-custody death at the Martinez Detention Facility . At about 4:32pm on Saturday a Deputy Sheriff was conducting room checks at the MDF when he found a male inmate inside his room hanging from a bed sheet.

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  12. PACHECO: Second Brother in Apparent Murder-Suicide Dies - Both IdentifiedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | ClayCord.com

    Two brothers have died in an apparent murder-suicide in Pacheco on Thursday, according to the Contra Costa County coroner's office and the sheriff's office. The two men were identified by the coroner's office today as John and Richard Gilmore, aged 67 and 64, respectively.

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  13. CoCo Supes Approve Jail Expansion, But Not Funding Needed to Build ItRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | ClayCord.com

    During a raucous, standing room only meeting that lasted several hours, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted this week to approve a proposal to expand a jail in Richmond but did not have the votes necessary to approve county funding for the plan. The vote allows the sheriff's office to apply for a competitive state grant offering up to $80 million to expand treatment and rehabilitation programs, including mental health services, at the West County Detention Facility in Richmond.

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  14. Mosquitoes Near Martinez Waterfront Test Positive for West Nile VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | ClayCord.com

    County officials confirmed today that a group of mosquitoes found near the waterfront in Martinez tested positive for West Nile Virus. So far this season, no human cases of West Nile Virus have been reported in the county, according to the California Department of Public Health, which monitors West Nile activity statewide.

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  15. MARTINEZ: Clergy, Community Groups Denounce Plan to Expand Richmond JailRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | ClayCord.com

    About 30 people representing faith-based and community organizations gathered this week outside the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office in Martinez to denounce its plan to expand a Richmond jail. Sheriff's officials say they want to take advantage of a competitive state grant offering up to $80 million, with approximately $10 million in matching contributions from the county, to expand treatment and rehabilitation programs, including mental health services.

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  16. Coming Up: Star Gazing Event at the Fernandez Ranch in MartinezRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 9 | ClayCord.com

    The stars are aligned for another stellar Star Gazing event on Thursday evening, August 18th from 6:30pm-9:30pm at John Muir Land Trust's Fernandez Ranch , a permanently protected 702-acre natural area. This popular event, sponsored by John Muir Land Trust in partnership with the Mt.

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  17. The Concord Police Weekly Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | ClayCord.com

    Gadgets are taking away people's ability to think for themselves, without their phones they become mindless blobs. Remember when the predecessors of today's cashiers had @MEe The state instructed cities in 1986 to draft local ordinances.

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  18. Longer Ambulance Transport, ER Wait Times After Doctors Medical Center ClosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | ClayCord.com

    When Rachelle Bertumen started working at the Contra Costa Regional Medical Center in Martinez as an emergency room nurse in the fall of 2013, the department saw one- to two-dozen patients a day. With this week marking the one-year anniversary since Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo stopped taking ambulance transports, and just over three months since its full closure, Bertumen says the emergency room at CCRMC has "We used to see patients who were not really that sick," Bertumen said.

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

    Saturday Aug 8 | ClayCord.com

    They make exceptions for themselves and will retaliate . It happened to me so I just stay quiet Republicans are bad, but Democrats are a hell of alot worse.

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  20. Claycord - Talk About LOCAL PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | ClayCord.com

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