Pittsburg

Supervisor Glover: Keller Funds to Target Highway 4 Shooters

Contra Costa Supervisor Federal Glover announced today that he will be directing a portion of Keller Canyon Landfill mitigation funds toward technologies to catch,...

Contra Costa

Antioch Resident Stephen P. Todd Named 2016 Veteran of the Year by Assemblyman Frazier

SACRAMENTO  ─ Assemblymember Jim Frazier, D-Oakley, announced that Assembly District 11’s 2016 Veteran of the Year is Stephen P. Todd, an Antioch resident whose...

July 1: CHP Announces DUI Checkpoint

MARTINEZ, CA – The Contra Costa Area office of the California Highway Patrol will be conducting a “Sobriety Checkpoint” starting on  Friday, July 1,...

Byron: Patient Airlifted to Local Hospital After Camino Diablo Vehicle Crash

At 6:15 am Wednesday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to the 2400 block of Camino Diablo in Byron on a report of a vehicle...

Sheriffs Office Reminds Public Fireworks are Banned in Contra Costa

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff would like to remind all county residents about the use of fireworks during the 4th of...

Supervisor Glover: Keller Funds to Target Highway 4 Shooters

Contra Costa Supervisor Federal Glover announced today that he will be directing a portion of Keller Canyon Landfill mitigation funds toward technologies to catch,...

Concord Councilmember Tim Grayson calls for Emergency Funding to Stop Highway Shootings

ShotSpotter technology and funds for on-the-ground prosecutor support requested to end violence CONCORD, CA -- Following weekend reports of another highway shooting in Contra Costa...

Tuesday: Spare the Air Alert Issued, Fifth of Season

For the fifth day of the season, the Bay Area will have a Spare the Air smog alert of the summer season on Tuesday,...

Local Busniess

Delta Tactical Announces NRA “Refuse to be a Victim” Seminar

Delta Tactical Training Group announce they will host and instruct the NRA’s “Refuse To Be A Victim” seminar on July 12, 2016. This free seminar...

Shepherd’s Gate: 10th Anniversary Sunset Celebration to Dawn New Awareness and...

To celebrate 10 years serving Brentwood and surrounding communities, Shepherd’s Gate, providing comprehensive care for women and children fleeing domestic violence and homelessness, will...

Events

Delta Tactical Announces NRA “Refuse to be a Victim” Seminar

Delta Tactical Training Group announce they will host and instruct the NRA’s “Refuse To Be A Victim” seminar on July 12, 2016. This free seminar...

City of Oakley Set for 17th Annual Cityhood Celebration

The 17th Annual Cityhood Celebration will be held on Saturday, July 2nd at the Freedom Soccer Field (1050 Neroly Road, Oakley). This event commemorates...

June 25-26: Streets of Brentwood Host Stroll Festival

Over the weekend, the Streets of Brentwood invite you to their Stroll Festival which includes live bands, street entertainment, food trucks, games and other...

Congressman DeSaulnier to Host Regional Bay Area Cancer Moonshot Summit

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced he will host a regional Bay Area Cancer Moonshot Summit to focus on accelerating progress...

California

Rep. McNerney Releases Video Message for National Day of Action on...

Washington – Today, on a National Day of Action on Gun Violence Prevention, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) released the following video message urging Congress...

Bonilla’s AB 934 Falls Victim to Battle Between Powerful Interest Groups

Students, Parents and Teachers Lose as AB 934 Falls Victim to Battle Between Powerful Interest Groups SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Susan A. Bonilla (D-Concord) pursued...

Delta

Court: Delta Plan “Invalid” Council Must Enact Quantified and Measurable Protections

Sacramento, CA - Superior Court Judge Michael Kenny yesterday clarified his May 18, 2016 decision that the Delta Stewardship Council’s 2013 Delta Plan is...

June 24 – June 30: Delta Fishing Report

Here is a look at this weeks Delta Fishing Report provided by Dan Mathisen of Dan’s Delta Outdoors in Oakley. Delta Report Great Weather for #FishOakley...

Election

Claudette Staton Announces Brentwood City Council Run

Claudette Staton, a Brentwood City Planning Commissioner, a small business owner and founder of an active nonprofit organization, has announced she will be a...

Barr, Burgis Expand Lead in District 3 Supervisor Race

On Friday, the Contra Costa County Elections issued an update on voting which showed Steve Barr and Diane Burgis are likely to be headed...

Rep. McNerney Issues Statement on CA 9th District Democratic Primary Victory

Stockton, CA - Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) issued the following statement on his victory in the Democratic primary race for California’s 9th Congressional District: “I...

June 7 Primary Results, Candidates Set to Square off in November

Here are the results from the June 7 Primary Election which send top candidates to the November Runoff. In Contra Costa County, Steve Barr (Brentwood)...

President Bill Clinton Comes to Antioch, Stumps for Hillary

On Monday, former President Bill Clinton was in Antioch campaigning for Hillary ahead of Tuesday’s Democratic presidential primary in California. Speaking from Marsh Elementary School...

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...

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

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...

Fremont Police Provide Update in Shooting, Two Officers Shot

Today at 1:33 pm, a Fremont police patrol officer attempted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Fremont Boulevard and Washington...