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Contra Costa Countys General Plan covers land use planning for its unincorporated areas. Photo courtesy Envision.
Environmental justice at center of county’s Envision 2040 plan
Keerthi Eraniyan, Contra Costa Youth Journalism • April 17, 2024

Pollution from refineries, fossil fuel emission and sprawling industrial facilities cloud the skies of Contra Costa County – and it’s an ongoing problem that local officials are working to eliminate.  Envision...

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Dozier-Libbey Medical High School teacher Kim O’Leary, background on left, watches as students practice lifting a student on a spinal board to simulate pre-hospital trauma care during one of the EMS exercises on campus. Photo courtesy Dozier-Libbey Medical High School Yearbook team
Inside the Bay Area’s only medical high school: Dozier-Libbey Medical High
Sophia Goyena, Contra Costa Youth Journalism • March 23, 2024

In the middle of wheat fields and hills lies a small school with less than 800 students.  Instead of wearing the latest fashion trends, students dress in scrubs – from top-to-bottom every day –...

Zombabe is an acrylic painting and 3D collage by College Park student Shealyn Higgins
College Park students ‘showcase’ their work at Pleasant Hill Library
Bailey Winey, Contra Costa Youth Journalism • March 12, 2024

Selected student works from the College Park High School art program are on display at the Pleasant Hill Library this month. This is the second year the school has student art hosted by the library, thanks...