From Karaoke to illegal spying on employees, it's been a strange week in Martinez, as illustrated by some of the most popular stories on Martinez Patch.
Two people were arrested for DUI at a Martinez Police checkpoint, proving once again that it's never worth the risk to get behind the wheel in less than a sober condition.
Two very talented students -- one from Martinez Jr. High, one from John Swett Elementary -- received a big honor as their work as selected to be shown at the statewide PTA Reflections competition.
Longtime Martinez musician and producer Mike Peterson discussed his love of music production, as he showed us around his state-of-the-art recording studio.
The manager of Papa Murphy's on Arnold Dr. was arrested for suspicion of installing secret cameras in the employee restroom.
Singing and pizza go together nicely at Marty O's every Tuesday night, as Karaoke fans gather to celebrate pop songs and pepperoni.
The neighborhood around Wawona Circle got quite a scare on Friday as a resident fired several rounds from a rifle at the truck of another man who was reportedly there to collect a drug debt.