A Martinez boy who was mauled by pitbull dogs last year has been victimized again after items donated to him from his favorite pro wrestlers were stolen – and then sold on Craigslist – according to a published report.
On this one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, a Martinez family has returned to the spot that devastated their lives.
Thirty-eight-year-old Aaron Nygaard faked a seizure and when Cynthia Palomata rushed to his aid, he hit her head with a metal lamp. Palomata died from the blow later.
An inmate found dead in a cell at Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez on Thursday has been identified as David Bremer, 24, of Alamo.
Dressed in pink and black, hundreds of people packed a Pleasant Hill church Friday morning to remember a 14-year-old girl who was tragically struck and killed by a train in Martinez earlier this week.
A neighbor captures the damage on camera after lightning splits a 60-year old redwood.
Electric-car drivers have been charging their cars for free in downtown Martinez, but the free ride is coming to an end. Drivers will have to pay starting Wednesday.
A 14-year-old girl was fatally struck by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said. A family friend said she ran back to get her phone and was sucked under the train as it approached.
A female was struck and killed by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said.
A man was arrested for driving under the influence after crashing into a car and light pole and fleeing the scene in Antioch on Friday night.