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Pittsburg Police Investigating Shooting, Female Victim in Stable Condition

At 6:40 pm Tuesday, Pittsburg Police officers responded to a shooting in the area of West Street near Cutter Street. A female adult victim...

Brentwood: 2-Year-Old Airlifted to UC Davis Burn Center After Starbucks Coffee Spill

At 9:07 am Tuesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to Starbucks Coffee at Brentwood Boulevard and Balfour Road for a report...

Brentwood Set to Discuss Funding 4th Station, Contracting Out Fire Services

On Tuesday night, the Brentwood City Council will discuss the idea of funding a 4th station within the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District....

Antioch Water Park Announces Season Passes Now Available for Purchase

The City of Antioch Parks and Recreation Department announced that a season pass for a summer at the Antioch Water Park is now available. The...

April 30: Antioch Rivertown Historic Homes Tour

On April 30, you are invited to participate in the Rivertown Historic Homes Tour in an effort to fund raise to benefit the Rivertown...

Senators Dodd, McGuire to Chair Select Committee on Wine

SACRAMENTO – Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) and Senator Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg) have been appointed co-chairs on the Senate Select Committee on California’s Wine Industry....

Attorney General Says Sanctuary Cities Must End or Risk Losing Federal Funding

Today, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned self-proclaimed Sanctuary Cities that they must comply with the law or will risk losing out on...

Monday: PG&E Venting Natural Gas Line in Oakley

On Monday, March 27, as part of the ongoing improvements to a natural gas system, PG&E plans to vent natural gas from sections of...

Lane Closures Set for Antioch Bridge Due to Maintenance Inspections

Antioch -- Caltrans is alerting motorists of work involving regular maintenance inspections requiring lane closures on the State Route 160 (SR-160) John A. Nejedly...

Brentwood Police Arrest Man With Large Quantity of Cocaine

On the evening of March 25, Brentwood Police officers conducted a traffic enforcement stop on Demarcus Stephens, 34 of Antioch, at Lone Tree Way...

March 16-22: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,679 calls for service between March 16-22 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made 78 arrests...

April 8: The Streets of Brentwood to Host Spring Picnic

Brentwood, CA – The Streets of Brentwood is hosting its first Spring Picnic to bring back the good old traditional and wholesome fun that everyone...

Assemblyman Frazier’s Fire Fix Raids East Bay Regional Park District of $10.5 Million

The latest attempt to assist the cash strapped East Contra Costa Fire Protection District comes from two bills being proposed by Assemblyman Jim Frazier...

Local Photographer Launches “The Beauty of Antioch” Project

Antioch business owner and photographer Michael Pohl announced Saturday that he has launched The Beauty of Antioch Project. Pohl says his goal with the photography...

Antioch Man Dies in Fatal Traffic Collision in Pleasant Hill on I-680

The California Highway Patrol stated that around 4:40 am Saturday, they were advised of a hit and run traffic collision on northbound I-680 south...

March 25-26: East Contra Costa Events

Here is a look at East Contra Costa Events for the weekend of March 25-26: 8:00 am: Brentwood Farmers Market The 2017 season will run every...

Pittsburg Duo Arrested for Robbery by Walnut Creek Police

Earlier this week, Walnut Creek Police arrested two Pittsburg residents on robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery charges. On Friday, the District Attorney filed...

March 25 – 31: Delta Fishing Report

With a few showers remaining over the weekend, next week should be all sunshine and great fishing weather as spring stripers are starting to...

Brentwood Police Discover Loaded Firearm During Pedestrian Stop

Brentwood Police announced the arrest of Joseph Dalessio, 30 of Antioch, in the 400 block of Walnut Boulevard. According to the police officers association, officers...

Discovery Bay Man Arrested in Child Molestation Case

On March 23rd, 2017 law enforcement officers arrested 36-year-old Gary Burbank of Discovery Bay for multiple counts of child molestation. Three female victims between...

Repeat Robber Returns To Same San Ramon Bank – Robs It Again

On March 21, at approximately 1:27 pm, the San Ramon Police Department was dispatched to a report of a bank robbery at the US...

Antioch Police Investigating Homicide After 1 Dead, Another Injured in Shooting

On Thursday, the Antioch Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the 2100 block of Contra Loma Blvd in Antioch that...

Antioch: Two Sustain Major Injuries in E 18th Vehicle Crash

At 9:37 pm Thursday, a traffic accident on E. 18th in Antioch resulted in two people sustaining major injuries. The crash occurred on E. 18th...

Oakley Invites Public to Workshop Regarding Community Choice Energy

On April 5, the City of Oakley invites the public to a workshop regarding a community choice energy program. Community Choice Energy (CCE) is a...

March 12-18: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between March 12-18 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Armed Robbery ...

Brentwood Man Arrested After Search Nets Cash, Cocaine and Guns

On March 22 at approximately 1:00 pm, the Antioch Police Department Special Operations Unit conducted a probation search on Jerome Trainor, 31, at his...

April 15: Antioch’s Undead Roller Derby League’s Season Begins

Join the Undead Roller Derby at their first home bout of the season as the Damned Skaters take on the visiting Folsom Prison Bruisers...

Antioch Man Shot Multiple Times, Listed in Critical but Stable Condition

At 11:18 pm Wednesday, Antioch Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 100 block of Walter Way. Upon arrival, officers located a...

Antioch School Board Trustee Served With Recall Papers for Second Time

On Wednesday, Antioch School Board Trustee Debra Vinson was served with recall papers by a school employee for a second time. Nicole Cedano, served Vinson...

Antioch Speedway Mourns Loss of A Legend

Antioch, CA -- When Antioch Speedway opens for it's 57th season of All Star Series racing this Saturday night, they will do so without...

Contra Costa Animal Services to Host St. Pitty’s Day Celebration

On Sunday March 26 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, Contra Costa Animal Services is hosting its 7th St. Pitty's Day Celebration. The event will...

LuLaRoe Pop-Up Boutique Fundraiser Set For Malu Fitness

On March 25, the community is invited to join LuLaRoe for a pop-up boutique fundraiser to benefit Malu Fitness. Attendees will be able to shop...

Seven Wines Earn Gold from Government Leaders in Wine Competition

Foundation Gala Raised Funds for Student Scholarships SACRAMENTO – In a friendly and entertaining wine competition featuring 30 red and white wines from 23 California...

Sonoma County: Antioch Man Arrested for Assaulting 17-year-old Boy With a Knife

Sonoma County Sheriff’s deputies arrested an Antioch man Monday night for assaulting a victim with a knife. This incident began at about 10:30 PM Monday...

Update: Arrest Made in Discovery Bay Stabbing

On Tuesday, a man was airlifted to a local hospital after being stabbed in the back in the 3500 block of Catalina Way in...

March 12 -18: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between March 12-18 according to information provided by Oakley Police.   Battery 3/15...

Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month Proclaimed in Contra Costa

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved a proclamation on Tuesday to observe Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month, part of a statewide effort...

Assembly Health Committee Approves Medina Bill to Allow Diacritical Marks on Vital Records

SACRAMENTO  –  On Tuesday, the Assembly Health Committee passed Assembly Bill 82 by Assemblymember Jose Medina with bipartisan support.  AB 82 would allow a...

Updated: Pittsburg Man Arrested for Kidnapping and Robbery in Lafayette

On Tuesday at about 1:53 PM, Lafayette police officers were dispatched to a suspicious circumstance at the Chase Bank at 3492 Mt. Diablo Boulevard...

Bay Point Man Arrested in Child Molestation/Pornography Case

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced that law enforcement officers arrested 33-year-old Pablo Ruiz of Bay Point for child...

Four Felony Charges Filed Against Suspect in Antioch Officer Involved Shooting

The Antioch Police Department announced Tuesday that the Contra Costa County Office of the District Attorney filed four felony charges against Anthony Terry, 49,...

Oakley: Cloutier-Skym Win Black Bass Fishing Series Kick-Off Event

On March 18, Dan's Delta Outdoors kicked off its 2017 Black Bass Fishing Series out of Big Break Marina in Oakley. The big winners of...

Pittsburg School District Recognized for Outstanding School Attendance Review Board

Pittsburg, CA -- Pittsburg Unified School District (PUSD) is recognized as a 2016-17 Model School Attendance Review Board (SARB). Notification of this honor was...

CA Lawmakers Push State to Divest from Companies Building Trump’s Border Wall

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymembers Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego), and Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) announced legislation requiring the state’s pension funds...

Covered California Highlights Impacts if Affordable Care Act is Replaced

  Analysis shows lower-income Californians, particularly those who are older and live in high-cost areas, would be negatively impacted by the proposed changes. Updated...

Feb 27 – March 5: Brentwood Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by Brentwood Police between February 27 through March 5 according to information provided by Brentwood Police.   Assault ...

Rep. LaMalfa Votes to Protect 2nd Amendment Rights for Veterans

(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 1181, the Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act. Under current...

50-Year-Old Man Arrested After Shots Fired in Unincorporated Oakley

On Sunday, the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office responded to the 5500 block of Sandmound Blvd in unincorporated Oakley for a report of shots...

March 9-15: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,792 calls for service between March 9 – 15 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made...

DHS Releases Immigration and Customs Enforcement Declined Detainer Outcome Report

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security today issued the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Declined Detainer Outcome Report required by President Donald...