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Monterey County Newswire

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  1. Rights of immigrants outlined by panel at HartnellRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    Salinas >> An immigration panel was held at Hartnell College Sunday to try to ease the fears of undocumented immigrants in Monterey County. The panel included a Salinas police officer, two immigration attorneys, a representative from the Monterey County District Attorney's Office, a representative of the United Farm Workers Union Foundation and a Hartnell student who is a “dreamer” .

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  2. Garden of Song at Hidden Valley Music SeminarsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Monterey County Weekly

    Soprano Laura Anderson, tenor Arthur Wu and pianist Pauline Troia doing all one place join forces for a good cause. Presented by the Monterey County Composer's forum, the trio will perform works for local composers David Canright, Julie Roseman, David Price, Rick Yramategui and more.

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  3. Two inmates found dead in separate cells at California prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Two inmates were found dead inside separate cells at a California state prison in Monterey County early Saturday, officials said. Authorities at Salinas Valley State Prison are investigating the death of Cedric J. Saunders as a homicide, saying the 22-year-old inmate serving a five-year sentence for robbery was found unresponsive inside his cell Saturday morning.

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  4. Two inmates found dead in separate cells at Salinas Valley State PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... In this file photo, a lieutenant is pictured inside a single-occupancy cell at the prison. (David Royal / Monterey County Herald) Authorities at Salinas Valley State Prison are investigating the death of Cedric J. Saunders as a homicide, saying the ...

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  5. Melissa Dennis: Soquel Creek Water District is suing DowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... TCP- is a Prop 65-listed carcinogen that is the third most applied pesticide by pounds within ¼-mile of Monterey County schools (Santa Cruz data is unavailable). It is banned for agricultural use in the European Union, and was banned in ...

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  6. In advance of Earth Day, Marina unveils latest roundabout.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Monterey County Weekly

    More than any other city in Monterey County, Marina has embraced the roundabout, a traffic-controlling feature that both reduces accidents and greenhouse gas emissions. On April 20, two days before Earth Day, the city unveiled it's latest roundabout at Del Monte Blvd. and Beach Road with a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Mayor Bruce Delgado.

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  7. Warming shelters in Salinas to shutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Salinas Californian

    ... money and awareness to stop both shelters from closing down," said Doug Dunn, a homeless advocate with the Monterey County Homeless Union (MCHU). Dunn said the group is pushing for a year-round shelter for those without a place to live. Cheryl ...

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  8. Butterfly Town, USARead the original story

    Friday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    The coastal city of Pacific Grove in Monterey County, Calif. is known as "Butterfly Town, USA" for the annual migration of the Monarch butterflies.

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  9. Wastonville residents beautify Sunset Beach to celebrate Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KION 46

    ... the water, whether we're boating or fishing, this is our way to support and retain the beautiful surrounds Monterey County residents and visitors are used to". "We wanted to act according to our philosophy and lifestyle at West Marine to, 'conserve ...

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  10. Gang members receive life sentences for Seaside murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Monterey County Herald

    Seaside >> Juan Hernandez Delgado of Seaside and Francisco Chacala of Prunedale were sentenced to life terms in prison for their roles in gang-related murders in 2013, the Monterey County District Attorney's Office said Thursday. Delgado, 29, and Chacala, 21, were involved in gang crews, which patrolled the streets of Seaside and looked for potential targets who they thought were connected to their rival Norteño gang, the DA's office said.

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  11. Emergency womena s homeless shelter in Salinas to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Monterey County Herald

    Salinas >> The Women Alive shelter located at Dorothy's Place in Chinatown will close its doors by the end of April, leaving unaccompanied women without walk-in emergency shelter services in Monterey County unless it can raise $50,000 by the end of the month. “There are no program problems, it's just a matter of not enough resources coming in in our first three months,” said Jill Allen, the executive director of Franciscan Workers of Junipero Serra, which operates the shelter.

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  12. PHOTOS: Warmer weather in Monterey County and more photos of the week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Monterey County Weekly

    Members of the Salinas Cowboys, a high school mountain bike team, power up a hill into Fort Ord from Creekside Trailhead during a weekly practice. A new electronic gate at Manzanita Park lets people with a $50 swipe card drive in; others continue to park in a pull-off on Castroville Boulevard, outside the gate, and walk or ride horses to get to the trails.

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  13. Annette Banda found in violation of probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Salinas Californian

    ... of her 5-year probation by possessing password protected electronic devices at her residence, according to Monterey County District Attorney Dean D. Flippo. On March 26, 2014, Banda pled guilty to four felony counts of lewd acts upon a child of 14 ...

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  14. Do it Ourselves Fest in Boulder CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Monterey County Weekly

    True, Boulder Creek is a little ways out of Monterey County, but this festival is put on in part by a buddy from the cherished Henry Miller Memorial Library and features shows by local favorites Rushad Eggleston and Sky Country. Do It Ourselves Presents has made its mark in the greater Monterey Bay as a curator of music, art and good-vibed events.

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  15. California employers sentenced for workers comp violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Business Insurance

    Two California employers received prison sentences for workers compensation violations, Monterey County, California District Attorney Dean Flippo said in separate statements Tuesday. Salinas, California, restaurant owner Chang Tai Lin pleaded guilty to two counts of making a material misrepresentation in order to obtain lower workers comp premiums along with one count of tax evasion.

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  16. Earth Day celebrations: MPC cleans up campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Monterey County Herald

    ... ” Claudia Melendez Salinas covers education, immigration, youth, children, women and Latino issues in Monterey County and beyond. Reach the author at [email protected] or follow Claudia on Twitter: @MelendezSalinas .

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  17. Salinas homeless man acquitted of murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Monterey County Herald

    Salinas >> A homeless man accused of murdering another homeless man over $20 in the Chinatown neighborhood of Salinas has been acquitted of second-degree murder and felony assault charges, but convicted of misdemeanor battery. Benjamin Mboso, 46, was acquitted of the more serious charges in the death of 49-year-old Brian Todd by a jury on April 14, according to the Monterey County Public Defender's office.

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    Wednesday Apr 19 | Monterey County Health Department

    In honor of Earth Day Monterey County's Environmental Health Bureau would like to remind everyone of the County's Reusable Bag Ordinance . Single-use plastic bags often end up in our environment; tangled in branches, floating in our ocean, and unfortunately strangling and choking many marine birds and mammals.

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  19. Thursday testRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KION 46

    ... acquitted by a jury in the July 12, 2016 death of another homeless man there, Brian Todd, according to the Monterey County Public Defender's Office. The Great Tide Pools Project, costing the city of Pacific Grove $145,000, aims to restore and revamp ...

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  20. Motion to change venue in Jose Casta eda case continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The Salinas Californian

    ... cause to change venue, noting that though CastaA eda may be well known in Salinas, there are many cities in Monterey County where residents may not have heard of him. Monterey County Superior Court Judge Carrie Panetta said that she would allow the ...

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