Brentwood

Firefighters Raise More than $33k During Tuesday’s Fill the Boot

On Tuesday, United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County raised a combined $33,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) across multiple locations in the...

Oakley

Birds, Chickens Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Oakley

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed today that one dead bird and two chickens tested positive for West...

Pittsburg

July 17-23: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between July 17-23 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault with...

Contra Costa

Rep. DeSaulnier Announces Summer Town Hall Series

Congressman Mark DeSaulnier announced that beginning August 1, he will begin a Summer Town Hall Series in Contra Costa County. DeSaulnier, who hosted 23 town...

Contra Costa Transportation Authority Agrees to Place Tax Measure on November 8 Ballot

Walnut Creek, CA – The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) believes that the future success of Contra Costa County includes offering safe, reliable mobility...

Firefighters Raise More than $33k During Tuesday’s Fill the Boot

On Tuesday, United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County raised a combined $33,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) across multiple locations in the...

Marsh Creek Road Work Extended Through August 12

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Public Works Department announced road work on Marsh Creek Road has been extended through August 12. Although the roadwork...

Statewide Flex Alert Issued

The California Independent System Operation (CAISO) has declared a statewide Flex Alert, calling for conservation for today (Wednesday, July 27) due to high energy...

Third Straight Spare the Air Alert Issued Across Bay Area

For the third straight day, and 10th of the summer season, the Bay Area will have a Spare the Air smog alert on Wednesday...

Contra Costa: Firefighters Set for Annual Fill the Boot

Firefighters will be out this week helping to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) at locations throughout Contra Costa County. If you see...

Local Busniess

Hook Line and Sinker Set for Customer Appreciation Event

This weekend, Hook Line and Sinker of Oakley is hosting its annual customer appreciation event which includes sales and no sales tax. On July 23-24...

Stewart Heating, Plumbing and Air Conditioning: Would You Leave Your Front...

When I was growing up, I remember sunny summer days when my mom or dad would say, "Shut that door! Are you trying to...

Events

Sept 23: Antioch PAL Set for 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

The Antioch Police Activities League have announced they will host their 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament registration for player and sponsorship is now open. The...

July 23-24: East County Events

Here is a look at the local events in East Contra Costa County this weekend: 8:00 am: Brentwood Farmers Market Join the Brentwood Farmers Market which...

Grace Bible Fellowship of Antioch Looks To Bring Community Together Through...

ANTIOCH, CA – Grace Bible Fellowship of Antioch presents its first annual Grace Kings Basketball Tournament, August 5th, 6th and 7th of 2016 –...

Animal Groups to Battle at Local Bowling Alley

Although Animal rescue groups typically battle to save lives and find forever homes. On Sunday, two of them will battle each other in a...

California

Governor Signs Assemblymember Frazier’s Bill Regarding Highway Operational Efficiencies

Sacramento, CA – Last week, Governor Brown signed Assemblymember Frazier’s (D – Oakley) bill to remedy an inconsistency within the State Highway Operation and...

Statewide Flex Alert Issued For Second Straight Day

The California Independent System Operation (CAISO) has extended its statewide Flex Alert, calling for conservation to continue today (Thursday, July 28) due to high...

Delta

July 29 – Aug 4: Delta Fishing Report

Here is a look at this weeks Delta Fishing Report provided by Dan Mathisen of Dan’s Delta Outdoors in Oakley. Upcoming on the Delta Frog Week...

Discovery Bay Warned of Possible Blue-Green Algae in the Water

Contra Costa County health officials and the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board are advising people in Discovery Bay to avoid playing in...

Election

Ken Turnage II to Re-Enter Antioch City Council Race After Medical Scare

Ken Turnage II announced today that he is re-entering the Antioch City Council race. In a statement, he stated he was faced with the reality...

Contra Costa Transportation Authority Agrees to Place Tax Measure on November 8 Ballot

Walnut Creek, CA – The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) believes that the future success of Contra Costa County includes offering safe, reliable mobility...

Candidates for City Government Begin to Pull Papers for Fall Election

Candidates have began to emerge for a variety of races this fall across East Contra Costa County. Here is a look at who has...

Antioch: Sean Wright Set for Mayor’s Race, Files Paperwork

Antioch, Calif. -- Dr. Sean Wright, chiropractor and CEO of the Antioch Chamber of Commerce, officially turned in his candidate nomination papers Tuesday Morning becoming the first...

Assembly Candidate Dave Miller Proposes First Electronic Legislative Debate/Hearing/Voting Process

Dave Miller, 11th Assembly District Candidate, from Fairfield, today proposed a sweeping outline to make California, the nation’s first Electronic Legislature.   “Using Advanced Technologies...

Wine

Hannah Nicole Vineyards Prepares for Spring Wine Releases

A renaissance has occurred at Hannah Nicole Vineyards and Winery in Brentwood under winemaker Julian Erggelet and his team where this spring wine lovers...

March 19-20: Livermore Valley’s 8th Annual Barrel Tasting Weekend

This weekend, the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association invites you to visit 35-wineries who are participating in the 8th Annual Barrel Tasting Weekend. The event will...


wp booster error:
td_api_base::mark_used_on_page : a component with the ID: thumbnail is not set.

May 14: Oakley Wine and Whiskey Soiree Tickets on Sale

The Oakley Chamber of Commerce has announced that tickets for its annual Wine and Whiskey Soiree are now on sale for chamber members. Ticket...

National Drink Wine Day: 5 Local Wines to Try Tonight

With February 18 being National Drink Wine Day, we reached out to the owners of Unwined and Vine & Grain on wine recommendations for...

Feb 13-14: Lodi to Host 19th Annual Wine & Chocolate Weekend

Bring someone special to Lodi Wine Country this Valentine’s Weekend, February 13 & 14, for the 19th Annual Wine & Chocolate Weekend! Taste handcrafted...

Tri Valley

Livermore Police Investigating Bank Robbery

On June 3, at approximately 10:07 am, an unknown male suspect entered the West America Bank located at 1480 First St. in Livermore. The suspect...

Pleasanton Police Searching for Shooting Suspect

The Pleasanton Police Department is looking for Lester Hall in connection with a shooting that took place Wednesday morning. The shooting occurred near Hacienda and...

Man Armed With Shotgun Takes His Own Life in Livermore Police Station Parking Lot

On Thursday, March 3, 2016, Livermore Police officers responded to the report of a missing suicidal adult. The suicidal adult was reported to be...

Livermore Police Make Child Abuse Arrest Involving 13-Month-Old Boy

On Thursday, February 18, 2016, Livermore Police officers initiated an investigation into the report of a physical child abuse of a 13-month-old infant boy...

Pleasanton Police Make Arrest in Stoneridge Mall Armed Robbery

The Pleasanton Police, in conjunction with partnering agencies, have identified primary suspects in the recent robbery cases at Stoneridge Mall. These suspects have been taken...

Beyond East County

Solano County: $114 Million Illegal Marijuana Grow Uncovered on Ryer Island

The Sheriff’s Office California Multi-Jurisdictional Methamphetamine Enforcement Team (Cal-MMET) and our Resident deputies recently found 5 large illegal marijuana grows on Ryer Island just...

San Jose Motorcycle Officer Dies in Crash

San Jose: On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at 4:22 PM, San Jose Police Officer Michael Katherman was involved in an on-duty traffic collision. The preliminary...

FBI Seeks Public’s Help in Identifying “The Dreaded Bandit”

SAN FRANCISCO — The FBI is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man who is suspected of robbing at least two banks in...

Update: Fremont Police Believe Suspect who Shot Officers is Dead

Just after 9:00 am Thursday, it was confirmed by the Fremont Police Department that the suspect believed to have shot two officers was dead. During...