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El Cerrito

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Man Leads Mule Train Down Busy San Pablo Avenue In El Cerrito

Being “homeless” in the Bay Area doesn’t mean being without pets, from dogs, cats, even parrots, but when a modern-day nomad took to the streets of El Cerrito with a mule train in tow, it turned a few heads, although law enforcement turned a blind (or blindered?) eye to the spectacle.

11 hours ago

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Elderly Couple Severely Beaten, Bound In El Cerrito Home Invasion Robbery

Police are attempting to locate a pair of suspects who severely beat and bound an elderly couple in their El Cerrito home on Saturday, a day after stealing valuables from the house, police said Monday.

09/15/2014

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Homeless Man Who Walked Into Woman’s Home To Watch TV Arrested In El Cerrito

A 33-year-old homeless man was arrested after walking into a woman’s El Cerrito home and sitting down to watch television with her.

09/13/2014

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El Cerrito On Track To Have Strictest Smoking Rules In California

El Cerrito is going from zero to 100 in a move that would ban smoking from most public, residential and commercial areas.

08/21/2014

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Young Teen Gets His Make-A-Wish to Ride BART For the First Time

VIDEO: Train-loving East Bay teen gets his Make-a-Wish to ride BART for the first time—in his own private car, reports 99.7 [NOW!]

07/29/2014

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Suspected Richmond Pimp Could Stand Trial For Kidnapping Charges

A Contra Costa County Superior Court judge will hear evidence Monday to decide whether a suspected pimp should stand trial on charges of kidnapping a human trafficking victim on her way to a police interview in El Cerrito.

07/14/2014

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Richmond Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Child Molestation After Pair Of East Bay Incidents

A Richmond man was arrested on suspicion of child molestation early Monday morning after allegedly breaking into a Kensington home and getting into bed with an 11-year-old girl, according to police.

07/07/2014

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Police Looking For Man Who Groped A Woman Walking In El Cerrito

The woman was walking near the intersection of Potrero Avenue and South 53rd Street near the Richmond border around 8:15 a.m. Friday when a man grabbed her buttocks and tried to touch her crotch.

07/02/2014

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Power Restored To Thousands After Outage In El Cerrito

Power has been restored to all but a couple dozen PG&E customers after an equipment problem affected nearly 6,000 customers in El Cerrito Tuesday morning, according to utility officials.

07/01/2014

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Seven Arrested For Allegedly Attacking Bicyclist On El Cerrito Pathway

Two men and a group of teens were arrested after allegedly attacking and robbing a bicyclist on the path to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART station late Wednesday night, police said Thursday.

06/12/2014

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