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Antioch Police Investigating Sunday Afternoon Shooting, Man in Critical Condition

At 6:07 pm Sunday, the Antioch Police officers responded to a report of a shooting on Cashew Ct across from Almondridge Park in Antioch. According...

Wrong-Way Driver in Stolen Vehicle Causes Vehicle Crash, Shut Down Eastbound Highway 4 Saturday

At 1:39pm Saturday, a wrong-way driver on eastbound Highway 4 caused a shutdown of Highway 4 after a head-on vehicle crash. The vehicle then...

Board of Supervisors Receive Light of Hope Award

The "Light of Hope Award for Public Service" was awarded to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors for their dedication and support for abused and...

Oct 21-22: East Contra Costa County Events

Here is a look at events happening in East Contra Costa County this weekend.   8:00 am: Brentwood Farmers Market The 2017 season will run every Saturday...

Antioch Red Sand Project Raises Awareness of Human Trafficking

On October 19, the City of Antioch hosted The Red Sand Project aimed to raise awareness of Human Trafficking. The metaphorical movement provided participants with...

Oct 21-27: Delta Fishing Report

Pro Teen Event This Sunday @Russo’s Marina. For Year’s The Pro Teen event has provided youth anglers with an opportunity to fish tournament with some...

Gov. Brown Signs Bill Requiring Drunk Driving Prevention Training for Bartenders

SACRAMENTO  – Gov. Jerry Brown earlier this week signed a bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) requiring bartenders to receive...

Oct. 21: Imperiale Beer Cafe to Host North Bay Fire Relief Fundraiser

On Saturday, Imperiale Beer Cafe in Brentwood will host a fundraiser to assist victims in the North Bay Fire. The event is aimed to...

Saturday: Oakley Set to Host Harvest Festival

On Saturday, the City of Oakley invites the community to attend and celebrate the joys of Fall harvest with its annual Harvest Festival. The...

Fairfield: Man Arrested for Lewd and Lascivious Acts Upon a 7 Year Old

On September 16, 2017, the Fairfield Police Department received a call regarding an assault that had occurred inside of a business in the 3000...

Oct. 21: Hot Rods for Paws Car Show

On October 21, the Furry Friends Food Relief Program will host their 4th Annual Hot Rods for Paws Car show and event. The event will...

Historic Vessel Will Dock at Antioch City Marina Oct. 31 to Nov. 6

Historic Vessel Will Dock at Antioch City Marina October 31 to November 6 October 20, 2017 - Few are familiar with the term "tall ship",...

Assemblyman Jim Frazier Shares Legislative Successes in 2017

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown has taken action on all the bills passed by the Legislature and sent to his desk in 2017, including...

Walnut Creek: Two Juveniles Arrested in Sexual Assault Case

Detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff are continuing to investigate a sexual assault incident involving a female juvenile victim. The sexual...

Senator Leyva: Ban Secret Settlements in Sexual Assault and Harassment Cases

Bill Would Protect Women, Communities From Sexual Predators SACRAMENTO – In light of recent public disclosure of possible sexual harassment and assaults by film producer...

Oct. 22: Antioch Rivertown Wine Tasting Event

This wine tasting event is to fund-raise to help defray the costs of the Save the Yard committee as we endeavor to persuade the...

Kiwanis Club of the Delta-Antioch Hosts Pride of Antioch Restaurant Tour

The Kiwanis Club of the Delta-Antioch Proudly Presents the “Pride of Antioch” Restaurant Tour 2017 with nine contributing Antioch Restaurants. The event is part of a...

BART to Participate in the Great ShakeOut Drill

BART will participate in the Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill on Thursday October 19, to test our emergency response systems and to help raise...

Antioch Police Issue 97 Crime Prevention Warning “Citations” to Help Reduce Property Crime

In the afternoon hours of October 17, the Antioch Police Department worked with their police explorers to issue crime prevention "warning citations". The proactive detail...

Leo Fontana Lifetime Achievement Foundation Set for November 4 Trivia Night

The Leo Fontana Lifetime Achievement Foundation will once again be hosting a Trivia Night on November 4 and just a few tables and sponsorship...

Oct 1-14: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department over the past week between October 1-14 Assault With Deadly Weapon 10/7...

Brentwood Appoints Former Public Works Director to Fill Vacant City Council Seat

On Tuesday, the Brentwood City Council voted to appoint former City of Brentwood Employee Balwinder Grewal to fill the vacant city council seat. Grewal, the...

Harris, Feinstein Raise Concerns About Wireless Emergency Alert System Deficiencies During California Wildfires

WASHINGTON – In the wake of the deadliest wildfires in California’s history, U.S Senators Kamala D. Harris and Dianne Feinstein (both D-CA) today raised...

Governor Brown Vetoes Bill Requiring Presidential Candidates to Show Tax Information

On Sunday, Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have required presidential candidates to release the last five years of their tax returns...

Updated: Ex-Husband Reportedly Sets Pittsburg Woman’s Vehicle on Fire

At 8:34 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to the 2200 block of Leland Ct in Pittsburg on a report of a residential...

Brentwood: Shots Fired Near La Fuente Restaurant After Fight Breaks Out

On October 15, just after midnight, Brentwood Police officers responded to a report of a physical fight involving multiple subjects at La Fuente Restaurant...

Tonight: Brentwood City Council Set to Make Councilmember Appointment

Tonight, the Brentwood City Council will be appointing an applicant to serve on the City Council. The move will come after Steve Barr submitted his...

Contra Costa County Supervisors Endorse $4.9 Million in Fixes

Local Projects Will Improve Safety, Extend Road Life Counties and cities throughout California are putting together their wish lists for use of funds from the...

Fair Access to University of California Act of 2017 Signed Into Law by Governor...

SACRAMENTO – This weekend, AB 1674, the Fair Access to University of California Act of 2017, authored by Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord), was...

AAA and GoMentum Station Announce Exclusive Partnership Agreement

WALNUT CREEK, CA – AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah announced its partnership with GoMentum Station and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority on an...

Governor Brown Vetoes Frazier Bill that Would Punish Candidates Who Lie on Ballot Statements

On Monday, Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill by Assemblyman Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) which would have assessed a financial penalty on candidates who...

Contra Costa Sheriff Detectives Seek Suspect Identification in Forgery Case

On Monday, Detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced they are trying to identify a suspect in a forgery case. Recently...

K and Co Family Jewelers to Host 3rd Annual Whiskey & Watches Event

On Thursday, October 19, K and Co Family Jewelers in Brentwood will be hosting their 3rd Annual Whiskey & Watches event. This event has...

California Air Board Issues Tips for Safe Cleanup of Fire Ash

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has provided information about the possible dangers from contact with ash and safe disposal procedures after large amounts...

Oct 1-7: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between October 1-7 which focuses on the higher priority call responses   Assault with...

Schools Set to Reopen Monday After Air Quality Improves

On Sunday, the Antioch Unified School District and Mt. Diablo Unified School announced that school will resume on Monday, October 16 after an improvement...

Oct 17-18: Road Work Scheduled on Morgan Territory Road

Contra Costa County Public Works Department will perform culvert work on Morgan Territory Road approximately 8 miles south of the intersection with Marsh Creek...

Oct. 2-8: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between October 2-8 where they had a total of 1,698 calls for service. This is a sampling limited...

Spare the Air Alert Issued Through Monday

The Bay Area Air District has issued a Health Advisory Spare the Air Alert through Monday, October 16, 2017. Air quality in the Bay Area...

Knightsen: Vehicle Crashes into Water, Driver Flees Scene

At 8:00 pm Saturday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District were dispatched to a report of a vehicle crash on a potential water rescue. The...

Oct 14-15: East Contra Costa County Events

Here is a look at the events occurring this weekend in East Contra Costa County 8:00 am: Brentwood Farmers Market The 2017 season will run every...

Oct 14-20: Delta Fishing Report

70th  Annual Rio Vista Striper Festival.  Rio Vista turns to Fair Weekend as anglers from all over participate in the longest running derby in...

California Files Lawsuit To Defend Americans’ Health Care Against Trump’s Sabotage

Trump Administration’s abrupt decision to halt healthcare subsidies made possible by the Affordable Care Act will increase health care costs for Californians SACRAMENTO – California Attorney General...

Puppy Mills, Kitten Factories off the Table for Pet Retailers in California

(SACRAMENTO) –Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 485, the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act by Assemblymember Patrick O’Donnell (D – Long Beach), Friday. AB 485...

East Bay Regional Park District: Residents Should Avoid or Severely Limit Outdoor Activity

On Wednesday, October 11 the Bay Area Air Quality Management District issued a Health Advisory and Spare the Air Alert for the Bay Area...

Out of the Darkness Community Walk Moved to Freedom High School

The 3rd annual Oakley Out of the Darkness Community Walk will take place on Saturday October 14 at the Freedom High School Gym. The event...

California Becomes First State to Subsidize Diapers After Governor Signs AB 480

On Thursday, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 480 by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) which makes California the first state in the...

ARF Waives Adoption Fees Making Room for Wildfire Evacuees

WALNUT CREEK, CA – Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) announced Thursday that all adoption fees on dogs and cats six-months and older...

Bethel Island: Motorcyclist Airlifted to Local Hospital After Crash Involving Dog

At 12:13 am Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a motorcyclist down in the 2200 block of Taylor...

Governor Brown Signs Thurmond Childcare Subsidy Bill

Sacramento, CA – AB 435 authored, by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond), authorizes Contra Costa, Sonoma, Alameda, and Marin counties to develop and implement a...