Community Calendar, Sept. 11, 2019

MPD to hold 9/11 ceremony

The Martinez Police Dept.’s Honor Guard, along with firefighters from Station 14, will lead a flag raising ceremony on Sept. 11th at 8:00 am to honor the police officers, firefighters and civilians who died on Sept. 11, 2001. The ceremony will be held at the 9-11 memorial site located at the Amtrak station, which consists of steel girders removed from the World Trade Center. We hope you can join us to honor the fallen.

Congressman Mike Thompson will host his Contra Costa Pasta Dinner

Friday, September 13, 2019

Time: 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Place: Viano Winery

150 Morello Ave, Martinez

Join us for a wonderful evening with great food, wine and music by Nathan Petersen & Caleb Phair, at the historic Viano Winery in Martinez.

A perfect time to catch up with Mike, hear first-hand about what is happening in Washington and what he is working on to help our community, while enjoying the fine Viano wines.

Tickets for the Pasta Dinner are $25 for adults, and children under 12 years are FREE. Tickets can be purchased in advance; at the door the day of the event, or at

For more information, please call Mary Jane Bowker at (707) 226-8989 or

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