Tag Archives: Martinez CA

Alhambra can’t complete mission; falls flat in road loss

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune The Bulldogs played about three-and-a-half quarters of basketball before they imploded, or rather, the Wildcats exploded in a Feb. 2 win. It seemed as if this one would be one for the imaginary moral victory column. The Bulldogs were within six points late in the …

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Bulldog boys rescue point in draw with Alameda

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune Jack Fuller’s second half brace rescued a point for the Bulldog varsity soccer team when it looked like they were set for another defeat on Monday night against Alameda. The junior wide man was keen to find the ball in the clash against the Hornets. …

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Guy Cooper on politics & Pine Meadow

Good synopsis of the Pine Meadow issue to date by “Name on File” in the January 29 Voice section of the Tribune. I might just add that three of the four non-respondents to the cited public records request are the very ones I identified a year ago as substantially benefiting …

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Taking it down …

The building at 615 Estudillo St. in downtown Martinez undergoes demolition Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. The building, which formerly housed the Martinez News-Gazette (no affiliation), was structurally frail; its owner, Al Susini, told the Tribune last Wednesday that the lot would be used for parking. The neighboring property, currently boarded …

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Arrest Log: Jan. 28 – Feb. 1, 2016

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. • Wyatt Barber, 26, was arrested Feb. 1 on DUI alcohol/drugs charges. • Edward Garafalo, 28, was arrested Jan. 31 …

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Police Blotter: Feb. 5-11, 2016

By DANNY YOEONO Martinez Tribune Wednesday, Jan. 27 One Martinez citizen reported to have received over 70 unwanted phone calls from unknown people. The single-person hotline claimed her former best friend had been giving away her phone number. Just before noon, it was dicovered a Martinez Junior High student had …

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Mayor’s Message: Upcoming State of the City Address

By MARTINEZ MAYOR ROB SCHRODER For the last 13 years, the President’s State of the Nation address has signaled time for me to start preparing for my annual State of the City address. For the last several days I have been making mental and written notes of the highlights, the …

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Lady Dogs beat Miramonte 2-1

By GERARDO RECINOS Martinez Tribune The Lady Bulldogs varsity soccer team got a small bit of revenge for their playoff exits with a 2-1 win over the Miramonte Matadors on Wednesday, Jan. 27. Off the back of some less than thrilling results for the side, coach Ed Marinelli praised his …

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Who’s on Stage: Jan. 29 – Feb. 4, 2016

By HANNAH HATCH Martinez Tribune Friday, Jan. 29 Happy Hour & a Half featuring GarageLand Rodeo When: 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29 (doors open at 4 p.m.). Where: Armando’s, 707 Marina Vista Ave., Martinez. Details: Live music, beverage discount. Come hang out, chat and have fun. Cost: No cover charge. …

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