Easter Egg Hunt New Location
The annual Martinez Kiwanis/Lions Clubs Easter Egg Hunt has a NEW LOCATION this year due to renovations at the Marina. Please spread the word so we do not have hundreds of angry parents.
Where: Hidden Valley Park in Martinez, Center Avenue and Redwood Drive
When: Saturday, March 31st at 10:00 am sharp
Who: Ages 2 to 9, free to all. No registration required.
CASA Volunteer Informational Session Today
Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) information sessions will be offered to the public at 8 a.m. today for those who want to advocate for children in foster care.
The information session will take place at 2151 Salvio St., Suite 295, Concord.
The website for Contra Costa County CASA is http://www.cccocasa.org.
Chamber Board Meets March 28
The Martinez Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors will meet at noon today at the Martinez Unified School District, 921 Susana St.
Cleanup Day April 7
The annual Downtown Clean-Up Day will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 7. Refreshments and a barbecue lunch will be available to volunteers. Those interested may email email@example.com.
Business News Welcome At The Martinez News-Gazette
The Martinez News-Gazette’s weekly Martinez Business Beat column is an opportunity for local businesses and companies to tell our readers about business-oriented news, such as moves, grand openings, awards, promotion of employees, staff changes and changes in goods and services.
Submissions will be edited for length and content. Please include who, what, when, where, why and how, preferably in the body of an email; and please provide contact information.
The deadline is 3 p.m. Friday for news items to appear in the following Wednesday edition. Please e-mail news releases and accompanying high-resolution photographs and logos to firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Attn: Business Beat” in the subject line along with the name of your business.
The Martinez News-Gazette also appreciates area companies’ advertising patronage. For advertising services, please call 925-228-6400.