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Rotary Report: Tech Trek Camp

Amy Beaty and Lexi Alford describing their great Tech Trek week during  a recent meeting of the Martinez Rotary club. (PAUL CRAIG / Courtesy)

By PAUL CRAIG Special to the Tribune Amy Beaty and Lexis Alford attended Tech Trek camp at Sonoma State College. The two Alhambra Junior High School girls had a great time and learned lots of science. Much more important, they learned that science is fun! Tech Trek is a summer ...

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Rotary Report: Contra Costa’s health care system

Martinez Police Chief Manjit Sappal (at left), and Contra Costa County Director of Medical Services Dr. William Walker. (PAUL CRAIG / Courtesy)

By PAUL CRAIG Special to Martinez Tribune Dawn Westfall (not her real name) is feeling nauseous. She’s about to go to the emergency room when an idea strikes. She calls the emergency services number at the Contra Costa Regional Medical Center. A nurse practitioner asks about her symptoms, pulls up ...

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Fuller: ‘Saving key to a good future’

Financial advisor John Fuller. (PAUL CRAIG / Courtesy)

By PAUL CRAIG Special to the Tribune John Fuller understands the importance of saving for the long-run. John has for many years run the Martinez office of the investment firm Edward Jones, Inc. He’s a member of Martinez Rotary, and subscribes to Rotary ideals (listed below). He’s easy to talk ...

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Rotary Report: White elephants …

By PAUL CRAIG Special to the Tribune Martinez Rotary held its annual “White Elephant” exchange earlier in December. We wondered where the term came from. We bet you wonder too! Turns out the term is from Thailand. Albino elephants were rare and hence valuable. If a royal figure gave you ...

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