Gridlock at West Coast ports

Gridlock at West Coast ports

The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) says gridlock at West Coast ports was caused as International Longshoreman and Warehouse Union (ILWU) withheld essential workers. The Longshoreman claim management reduced night shift work.

Chevron to close Concord facility by 2016

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Chevron recently announced internally to its Bay Area employees that it is set to close its Concord facility and relocate employees to the San Ramon in 2016. The particulars of the announcement are bulleted below. According to Chevron sources: Details for Chevron Concord facility closure Chevron consistently evaluates and optimizes the company’s office space portfolio to meet […]

PG&E Economic Development Rate plan helps businesses Stay and Grow Jobs in California

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As cities and counties throughout Northern and Central California continue to suffer serious unemployment, PG&E and its local teams are working to keep businesses and their jobs in California with the introduction of its Economic Development Rate. PG&E is offering significant reductions in electric rates to eligible California employers so they can keep, expand or […]

Cheapest gasoline in Concord

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Cheap gas has always been a great feature of Concord, California. But where inside Concord is the cheapest gasoline? It was not too long ago, in October of 2012 to be exact, that gasoline was selling for $5.00 a gallon or more. Now, the cheapest gasoline is hovering around $3.00 a gallon. A survey of […]

SuperSync 6 lets you compare and share iTunes Libraries

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One of my favorite iTunes Manager application is SuperSync. With SuperSync’s built-in client/server software, users can instantly retrieve a song left on their laptop, play a song on their home computer while using an office PC, or copy their entire iTunes library on to a new computer or disk drive. I’ve been able to share […]

BART to charge for parking at Concord stations, beginning Oct 27

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Bay Area Rapid Transit ( BART ) has announced that it will soon charge $1-a-day fee-to-park will soon be charged at the Concord and North Concord/Martinez BART stations, where parking is currently free. The new fees begin Monday, Oct. 27 at the downtown Concord BART station, and Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the North Concord/Martinez station. […]