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  1. Pittsburg: Five shot at birthday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Police responded to a report of a shooting at a house in the 100 block of Mandoline Street just before 11 p.m., Capt. Rathnesh Raman said.

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  2. Community briefs: Walnut Creek and LamorindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Walnut Creek First Wednesdays is scheduled to kick off April 5 on Cypress Street between North Main and Locust streets in the city's downtown. The free event starts at 5:30 p.m. and winds up at 8:30 p.m. It will be held each first Wednesday of the month until October.

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  3. Contra Costa: Children's show a reminder of excitement of live theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Attending East Bay Children's Theatre's production of "That's Our Snow White!" in Orinda this past weekend reminded me how exciting live theater can be. Watching little ones' surprise and amazement as they see their first production certainly brings home just how important theater can be in the lives of many.

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  4. On Tap: a Snow Whitea spoof plays PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Snow White's stepmother, the maniacal Queen plots an absurdist evil deed in the madcap musical "That's Our Snow White!" playing March 26 at theCalifornai Theatre in Pittsburg. Courtesy East Bay Children's Theatre Preservation Hall Jazz Band set to play Pittsburg PITTSBURG - The Preservation Hall Jazz Band will perform at the California Theatre at 8 p.m. April 15 at 351 Ralroad Ave. The band derives its name from Preservation Hall, the venerable music venue in the heart of New Orleans' French Quarter, founded in 1961 by Allan and Sandra Jaffe.

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  5. Pittsburg to honor Cesar Chavez with march and celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Cesar Chavez fought for social justice with a simple philosophy that declared 'Si se puede!' - Yes you can! He believed that the lifting up of one person enriches the community and strengthens the nation. His gift of growing a small movement of farm workers into a 17 million-strong La Causa boycott of table grapes and some of the first farm worker contracts ensured that his work would live on.

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  6. Delta Datelines: Cesar Chavez march and health care fair among many activities this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Casino Bus Trip: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. March 25. Bus trip to Feather Falls Casino in Oroville includes $10 cash back, bingo, raffles, snacks and refreshments. $31 per person.

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  7. News columnist Carol Olson passes away at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Carol Lee Olson will be remembered by many in East Country, by her readers as a senior columnist for the Antioch/Brentwood/Oakley/Pittsburg News, and by her friends as an optimistic character, one who marched to her own drum, found good in everyone and always found things that she could laugh at. Born in Minnesota, Olson grew up in South Dakota and Walnut Creek.

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  8. Pittsburg: Police identify suspect in fatal drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Police asked Thursday afternoon for the public's help in finding a person sought in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting earlier this month. Pittsburg police released this photo of Giovante Boyd, who is sought in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting in Pittsburg, March 5, 2017.

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  9. East County police calls for March 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Theft: At 10:16 a.m., police were called to the 300 block of W. 19th St. for a report of theft. According to the victim, a suspect rode by on a bicycle and stole a package from her porch.

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  10. Antioch: Family grieves teen fatally shot by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Elena did many things to brighten the company she was keeping, but that was probably the quality her family loved most, Miguel Minjares said of his niece. She so easily made others roar.

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  11. Keller Canyon landfill denied demolition waste extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    The operators of Keller Canyon landfill near Pittsburg won't get any more time to comply with county permit requirements for getting rid of construction waste, after county supervisors denied a five-month extension and instead required compliance by March 22. Tuesday's Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meeting turned tense when Supervisor Federal Glover told Michael Caprio, an area president with Keller Canyon parent company Republic Services, that he and his East County constituents felt "disrespected" by what Glover said was the landfill operator's refusal to meet to work out a solution to a conflict that prompted a lawsuit against the county last year.

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  12. Concord: Highway 4 traffic alert lifted after one-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    A one-car crash early Tuesday sent one person to the hospital and spilled oil on the far left lane of an East Bay freeway, the California Highway Patrol said. The CHP lifted a Sig Alert for severe traffic at 7:43 a.m. after opening the lane on westbound Highway 4 near the Port Chicago Highway exit.

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  13. Antioch: DA describes prison gang's structure as murder case endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Jurors were shown photos of guns, gang signs, and one defendant posing with a popular Bay Area rapper at a marijuana farm, as closing arguments began in a murder case that has spanned three months. On Wednesday, attorneys are expected to finish closing arguments in the trial of William Pree and Edward Clifford Robinson, charged with murdering a 23-year old father in order to help establish a prison gang known as Kumi 415 on the 1800 block of Cavallo Road, in Antioch.

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  14. Delta Datelines: 'Big Fish' playing at Heritage High among many activities this weekendRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Casino Bus Trip: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. March 25. Bus trip to Feather Falls Casino in Oroville includes $10 cash back, bingo, raffles, snacks and refreshments. $31 per person.

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  15. Pittsburg: Coming home to help feed the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Heracio "Ray" Harts, 43, of Dublin, grew up playing in this area of El Pueblo and now he has big plans to grow food on the nearly 2 acre lot where he once ran around as a boy in Pittsburg, Calif., on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Healthy Hearts Institute, a nonprofit designed to bring health and wellness programs to the poor in Contra Costa County's subsidized-housing communities, is rolling out a new website and staring a large community garden and urban farm at here.

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  16. Antioch shelter to offer deep discounts on adoptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Prospective pet owners will enjoy the luck of the Irish over the St. Patrick's Day weekend when Antioch Animal Services will be adopting out its residents at cut-rate prices. The deals will be available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 17 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 18 at the shelter, 300 L St., Antioch .

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  17. Pittsburg: Man died from police carotid hold, details remain unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    A 32-year-old man died last year after being placed in a police neck hold, a forensic pathologist testified Tuesday. Humberto Martinez, of Bay Point, died July 26, 2016 after going unconscious during a fight with two Pittsburg officers inside a Hillview Drive residence, according to police testimony.

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  18. Contra Costa County to save $9M by refinancing bond debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Contra Costa County has signed off on a $99.81 million revenue bond that it says will save it about $9.1 million over its 10-year life by refinancing current county debt. The county is refinancing two older bond issues - a 2007 series at 4.27 percent interest and a 2009 series at 4.55 percent - with a new 2.33 percent interest rate, and plans to spend $9.7 million on Health Services Department capital projects.

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  19. Pittsburg: Coroner ID's man killed in Sunday drive-byRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Robert Moffett, 47, of Pittsburg, died after being shot by an unknown assailant around 3 p.m. Sunday, on the 600 block of Carpino Avenue according to the Contra Costa Coroner. Another man, identified only as a 43-year-old, was shot as well but survived.

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  20. Walnut Creek: In-n-Out Burger eyed for North Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Double-Double, Animal style and 44 lovers could one day be able to pick up their favorite beefy sandwich at an In-n-Out pitched for the northern end of the city's main drag. Walnut Creek-based Hall Equities Group is proposing to build an In-n-Out Burger at the corner of Second Avenue and North Main Street in the city's commercial corridor.

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