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News and opinion on local businesses and economics.
Local Businesswoman Wins National Awards

Local Businesswoman Wins National Awards

Katie Wesselschmidt opened her window washing business in 2012 and recently cleaned-up at an awards ceremony.
Wine Exports Top $1.55 Billion in 2013

Wine Exports Top $1.55 Billion in 2013

California accounts for 90 percent of foreign exports.
Who's Hiring in Martinez: Housing Authority; H&R Block; Aladdin Bail Bonds

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Housing Authority; H&R Block; Aladdin Bail Bonds

Patch rounds up local listings to help your job search.
Who's Hiring in Martinez: SolarCity Apprentice; Fitness Evolution; School Cafeteria

Who's Hiring in Martinez: SolarCity Apprentice; Fitness Evolution; School Cafeteria

Patch rounds up local listings to help your job search.
Free Pizza Slice For Those In Different Colored Shoes Saturday in Martinez!

Free Pizza Slice For Those In Different Colored Shoes Saturday in Martinez!

New food truck -- Moonstruck -- is giving away free slices to the first 20 customers at the Marina Street Eats.
Who's Hiring in Martinez: Safeway; Sheriff Dispatcher; JPMorgan Chase

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Safeway; Sheriff Dispatcher; JPMorgan Chase

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Who's Hiring in Martinez: McDonald's; College Secretary; Alhambra Teacher

Who's Hiring in Martinez: McDonald's; College Secretary; Alhambra Teacher

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Who's Hiring in Martinez: Copart; Child Time Learning; Kag West Drivers

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Copart; Child Time Learning; Kag West Drivers

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Who's Hiring in Martinez: Kaiser Chaplain; Women's Soccer Coach; Gynesis

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Kaiser Chaplain; Women's Soccer Coach; Gynesis

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Who's Hiring in Martinez: SolarCity; County Dietitian; Court Interpreter

Who's Hiring in Martinez: SolarCity; County Dietitian; Court Interpreter

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Who's Hiring in Martinez: Core Labs; Keolis Transit; CVS/pharmacy

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Core Labs; Keolis Transit; CVS/pharmacy

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Who's Hiring in Martinez: Fitness Evolution; Aladdin Bail Bonds; Pet Sitter

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Fitness Evolution; Aladdin Bail Bonds; Pet Sitter

Patch rounds up local listings to help your job search.
3 Arrested in Martinez for Buying Booze for Minors

3 Arrested in Martinez for Buying Booze for Minors

Martinez PD joined statewide minor-decoy, "shoulder-tap" operation Saturday.
Gas Leak Reported at Fountainhead Court Home

Gas Leak Reported at Fountainhead Court Home

Leak occurred during PG&E maintenance and is now stopped. No other Martinez customers affected.
Who's Hiring in Martinez: Shell; Senior Caregiver; SolarCity

Who's Hiring in Martinez: Shell; Senior Caregiver; SolarCity

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Federal Safety Board Claims Tesoro Blocked It From Investigating Acid Spill, Injured Workers

Federal Safety Board Claims Tesoro Blocked It From Investigating Acid Spill, Injured Workers

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board said Tesoro's refusal to cooperate with the investigation calls into question what else the company could be hiding and signals a larger problem of a lax safet
San Francisco International Airport Has Record Year With 45 Million Passengers

San Francisco International Airport Has Record Year With 45 Million Passengers

Some 45 million passengers flew through SFO in 2013.
Who's Hiring: P-ZA Pie; Cabinet Maker; Verizon

Who's Hiring: P-ZA Pie; Cabinet Maker; Verizon

Some of the job openings posted online for the Concord and Martinez area.