Tuesday , February 21 2017
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    Athlete of the Week: Trinity Oredina

    TRINITY OREDINA Alhambra High School junior Trinity Oredina (right) is this week’s Tribune Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Matthew C Rinn of State Farm. Oredina came in second place in the girls Nor...

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    Council hears County building project update

    MARTINEZ, Calif. – City Council heard a status report Wednesday night on the proposed new County Administration Building. The presentation was delivered by Chief Assistant County Administrator Eric An...

  • Martinez Mayor Rob Schroder delivers the State of the City Address during a breakfast Tuesday morning, Feb. 9, 2016, at Creekside Church auditorium. The event was hosted by the Martinez Chamber of Commerce and organized by its Executive Director, Julie Sabbagh. (GERARDO RECINOS / Martinez Tribune)

    Mayor, city manager, police chief deliver State of City Address

    MARTINEZ, Calif. – The State of the City Address was a collaborative effort, with City Manager Brad Kilger and Chief of Police Manjit Sappal joining the mayor to address those gathered at Creekside Ch...

  • Gina Zagotta during a recent visit to the Martinez Rotary Club. (PAUL CRAIG / Courtesy)

    Rotary Report: Get your Clipper card

    By PAUL CRAIG Special to the Tribune NOTE: Rotary Report is an update about featured speakers at Martinez Rotary Club meetings. Rotary meets once a week at Grace Episcopal Church, 130 Muir Station Roa...

  • Alhambra junior Jenna Coffman (22) and the rest of the Bulldog defense held resolute and kept the Novato Hornets off the score board in their 2-0 win in the first round of the North Coast Section playoffs on Feb. 15, 2017. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

    Alhambra win sets up Las Lomas trilogy

    By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune When the Bulldog girls get home after their hard fought win on Wednesday night, they’ll settle in and see that their prize for a comprehensive victory is a second-r...

  • Alhambra sophomore Wyatt Hammer leads the fast break in the Bulldogs’ 61-41 win over Ygnacio Valley on Feb. 14, 2017. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

    Alhambra boys thrash Ygnacio in 61-41 win

    By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune As the games keep coming, the Bulldogs continue to keep their hopes alive for a playoff spot after a three-year drought. The boys basketball team took care of the f...

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    Arrest log: Feb. 3-13, 2017

    Those appearing in the following listings have only been arrested on suspicion of the crimes indicated and are presumed innocent. Arrests listed may not necessarily have taken place in Martinez. • Che...

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    New elects …

    New officers of the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County were elected last month, including Martinez’s own AnaMarie Avila Farias. Pictured from left are: Outgoing Party Chair Jeff Koertzen, Secreta...

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    Martinez students cook up healthy comfort food recipes during Sodexo Future Chefs Challenge

    MARTINEZ, Calif. – While healthy eating can be a challenge for kids and parents, elementary school students in Martinez Unified will use their creativity and culinary skills to make healthy comfort fo...

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    Martinez Police Blotter: Feb. 8-12, 2016

    By DANNY YOEONO Martinez Tribune The crime blotter is compiled from public record and is not confirmed by Martinez Police or any other party unless otherwise stated. Some accounts may be unfounded. We...

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Undefeated Ugly Eagles continue to soar in victory over Dogs

Alhambra senior Thomas McDonald had 11 points in the Bulldogs’ 77-60 loss to Clayton Valley on Feb. 10, 2017. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune After improve performances against the second and third place teams in the Diablo Athletic League, the Bulldog boys basketball seemed to be trending upward. But when first place Clayton Valley Charter came to visit, all momentum gained over the past two weeks was flattened in ...

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Athlete of the Week: Trinity Oredina

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TRINITY OREDINA Alhambra High School junior Trinity Oredina (right) is this week’s Tribune Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Matthew C Rinn of State Farm. Oredina came in second place in the girls North Coast Section Wrestling tournament in her weight class (106 pounds). The junior came into the competition ...

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Council hears County building project update

Microsoft PowerPoint - 17-0206 State of the City

MARTINEZ, Calif. – City Council heard a status report Wednesday night on the proposed new County Administration Building. The presentation was delivered by Chief Assistant County Administrator Eric Angstadt, who outlined the project location, design details, and plans for an accompanying parking structure. He told the council Site A, located ...

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Mayor, city manager, police chief deliver State of City Address

Martinez Mayor Rob Schroder delivers the State of the City Address during a breakfast Tuesday morning, Feb. 9, 2016, at Creekside Church auditorium. The event was hosted by the Martinez Chamber of Commerce and organized by its Executive Director, Julie Sabbagh. (GERARDO RECINOS / Martinez Tribune)

MARTINEZ, Calif. – The State of the City Address was a collaborative effort, with City Manager Brad Kilger and Chief of Police Manjit Sappal joining the mayor to address those gathered at Creekside Church Auditorium Tuesday morning. The event was hosted by the City of Martinez and the Chamber of ...

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Rotary Report: Get your Clipper card

Gina Zagotta during a recent visit to the Martinez Rotary Club. (PAUL CRAIG / Courtesy)

By PAUL CRAIG Special to the Tribune NOTE: Rotary Report is an update about featured speakers at Martinez Rotary Club meetings. Rotary meets once a week at Grace Episcopal Church, 130 Muir Station Road. For meeting times and other inquiries, visit www.martinezrotary.org. Clipper cards are credit card-size gadgets that work ...

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Alhambra win sets up Las Lomas trilogy

Alhambra junior Jenna Coffman (22) and the rest of the Bulldog defense held resolute and kept the Novato Hornets off the score board in their 2-0 win in the first round of the North Coast Section playoffs on Feb. 15, 2017. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune When the Bulldog girls get home after their hard fought win on Wednesday night, they’ll settle in and see that their prize for a comprehensive victory is a second-round match up against Las Lomas. That’s what their 2-0 win over Novato buys you in the ...

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Loss to Eagles puts dent into Bulldogs’ DAL finish

Alhambra senior Lani Lara had 13 points in the Bulldogs’ 59-50 loss to Clayton Valley on senior night. The guard was one of five seniors who were honored after the game. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune Because of the way the schedule was laid out, the Lady Bulldogs will go into the playoffs with a pair of wins, if the results match up with the team’s first two meetings with their final opponents. But their 59-50 loss to Clayton Valley on ...

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Alhambra boys thrash Ygnacio in 61-41 win

Alhambra sophomore Wyatt Hammer leads the fast break in the Bulldogs’ 61-41 win over Ygnacio Valley on Feb. 14, 2017. (MARK FIERNER / Martinez Tribune)

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune As the games keep coming, the Bulldogs continue to keep their hopes alive for a playoff spot after a three-year drought. The boys basketball team took care of the first part of their two-legged journey when they beat up on Ygnacio Valley in a 61-41 ...

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Arrest log: Feb. 3-13, 2017

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Those appearing in the following listings have only been arrested on suspicion of the crimes indicated and are presumed innocent. Arrests listed may not necessarily have taken place in Martinez. • Chen Victor, 22, was arrested Feb. 13 on DUI alcohol with BAC greater than .08, and inflicting corporal injury on ...

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