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Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Are YOU following the state's mandatory water use restrictions?
Food Drive Underway to Help Local Families

Food Drive Underway to Help Local Families

The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano serves 1 in 8 people throughout the region
Drivers License Tests Now Automated

Drivers License Tests Now Automated

The paper and pencil tests have been replaced
New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

It plugs a hole in existing law that left unpaid interns and volunteers vulnerable
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though
Concord Hosts Teacher of the Year Awards

Concord Hosts Teacher of the Year Awards

The teachers underwent application screening, classroom evaluation, interview, and speech presentation before the final selections were made
College recommendation letters: What you need to know

College recommendation letters: What you need to know

Explaining why recommendations are so valued and providing advice on how to make your letters count.
'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

Each year in California, more than 100 people are killed and hundreds of thousands more are injured in bicycle collisions.
Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Pros: clean natural gas replaces coal to generate electricity. Cons: health risk to neighbors of fracking.
Save Mount Diablo Challenge Sunday, October 5, 2014

Save Mount Diablo Challenge Sunday, October 5, 2014

enjoy the sight on Mount Diablo
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA
BART Board to Receive Report on Avoiding Future Strikes

BART Board to Receive Report on Avoiding Future Strikes

There's a long list of changes that need to be made
Assistance League Way Side Inn Thrift Shop Kicks Off Sports-A-Rama!

Assistance League Way Side Inn Thrift Shop Kicks Off Sports-A-Rama!

Highly coveted items from west coast professional and college teams will include official logo merchandise.
Concord Historical Society to Host Great Stuff Sale

Concord Historical Society to Host Great Stuff Sale

Concord Historical Society to Host Great Stuff Sale
Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

Vehicle exhaust and smoke from wildfires are fouling the air
Police Release New Information on Shooting

Police Release New Information on Shooting

Neighboring homes were evacuated

California Connections Academy @ Ripon Expands Opportunities for Online Students

More Career Technical Education and UC A-G Approved Courses Help Set Up Students for Success
Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford professors say the NFL should finally address the problem of players committing violence against women.
Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

The contest is being held by C-SPAN