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Lottery officials report $20 million more than the previous year may be sent to California schools.
The eagle was suffering from an infestation of mites that left the bird covered in severe lesions and without plumage on its head, belly and legs.
All photographs due by April 30. Grand prize $1,000 Apple gift card.
The special session begins at 6:30 p.m.
Several local kids will be competing at the national level in Chicago. The fundraiser in April will hopefully help defray their travel costs.
The annual event is coordinated by the Contra Costa County Office of Education
The board will take a final vote Thursday morning on a ballot measure to extend the current $112 per parcel tax indefinitely
2012 Olympic synchronized swimmer Mariya Koroleva tells third graders to work hard, be courageous and never give up
Parents of Parkmead Elementary School students have been asking the county to put a stop sign along a dangerous curve on Newell Avenue
The $8 million center will have a pool, sports medicine facility and classroom
The first-term trustee will oversee the school board in 2014
Parkmead Elementary School parents say it's dangerous to walk their children to class
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
Dick Weyand has been an institution for two decades at Parkmead Elementary School in Walnut Creek
Mt. Diablo board of education unanimously the aquatic center plan at its meeting Wednesday night
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.