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Build-Tek celebrates Grand Opening …

New concrete and framing supply business Build-Tek Inc., located at 55 Howe Road, Martinez, celebrated their Grand Opening Friday, June 24, 2016. The event featured door prizes, food, a raffle, vendor booths and a ribbon cutting (pictured above). (JOHN GRUBKA / Courtesy)

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Jamba Juice opens first location in Martinez

Leading health & wellness brand continues expansion in Contra Costa County Offering freshly made fruit juices, signature smoothies and better-for-you food options, Jamba Juice is expanding in Contra Costa County, and opening a new store in the community of Martinez. The new store is the first Jamba Juice in Martinez, …

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Highlighting Philanthropy: Waters Moving & Storage

By MARK ORCUTT Waters Moving and Storage in Martinez, owned by Ken and Paulette Waters, has a long history of philanthropy and community service. During their 40-year history, they have donated everything from moving services to the use of their location to assist all types of nonprofits in their endeavors. …

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Greece’s woes, and what they mean for U.S. investors

By JILL SCHLESINGER Tribune Content Agency After Greek citizens voted no to more austerity on July 5, the two most frequently asked questions that I fielded were: What’s next? And what should investors do? Five years ago, the European Central Bank (ECB), the European Commission (EC) and the International Monetary …

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