Brentwood

Liberty Union High School District Tweaks Graduation Schedule

On Tuesday, Eric Volta, Superintendent of the Liberty Union High School District announced that due to expected high temperatures this week, they have changed...

Pittsburg

Pittsburg Youth Identified as Mokelumne River Drowning Victim

The Pittsburg Police Department confirmed via Social Media over the weekend that Zuleica Ruiz, a Senior at Pittsburg High School, was one of two...

Contra Costa

June 1-2: Vasco Road Work Scheduled

The Contra Costa County Public Works Department will perform roadwork on Vasco Road from the Alameda County line north of Camino Diablo Road on...

May 31 – June 3: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between May 31 - June 3 which will see lane and local...

Sheriff’s Office: Boating Season is Here, Delta Blitz This Weekend

The Memorial Day holiday weekend traditionally marks the start of boating season on the Delta. Significant numbers of boaters are expected to be on...

Contra Costa Election Equipment Testing to Ensure Accuracy

Voting equipment to undergo scrutiny to ensure logic, accuracy counts In an effort to ensure that every Contra Costa vote is counted completely and accurately,...

Bi-Partisan Group of Legislators Introduce California Right to Rescue Legislation

(Sacramento, CA) Assemblymembers Miguel Santiago and Marc Steinorth, in conjunction with Senator Steve Glazer, Assemblymember Bill Quirk, and 13 other co-authors announce introduction of...

Memorial Day Tips for East Bay Parks

Memorial Day is among the busiest weekends in the East Bay Regional Park District as thousands of visitors kick off summer with barbecues, hikes,...

CHP Investigating Highway Shooting Near I-80 and Highway 4, One Injured

The California Highway Patrol is actively investigating a shooting on eastbound I-80, west of Highway 4 in Hercules as of 9:16 PM. A victim...

Local Busniess

Delta Tactical Training Group Announces Summer Schedule

Delta Tactical Training Group (DTTG) has announced a new series of classes and dates for local residents who want to familiarize themselves with firearms...

Hook Line & Sinker Provides Summer Fishing Must-Haves

With tournament season in full swing and Delta fishing strong, stop by Hook, Line & Sinker for all your tournament day Delta must-haves! From...

Events

East County: Memorial Day Events

Here is a look at Memorial Day Events in East Contra Costa County in the Cities of Antioch, Brentwood and Pittsburg. 10:00 am: Antioch at...

East County: Memorial Day Event Schedule

Here is a look at what local events will occur to honor veterans at multiple Memorial Day Ceremonies in East Contra Costa County. May 28 10:30...

May 21-22: East County Events

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

May 14-15: East County Events

Here is a look at events occurring today across East Contra Costa County. First Light - Wild West Bass Trail (Big Break Marina) This tournament series...

California

Democrats Move to Strike Valadao Drought Bill Provisions in the 2017...

Washington, DC – Representatives Jerry McNerney (CA-09), John Garamendi (CA-03), and Ted W. Lieu (CA-33) released the following statement about their amendment striking provisions...

Updated: Amber Alert Suspect Killed in Southern California Shootout

An Amber Alert was issued for a 15-year-old female who was abducted from Solano County by a 19-year-old male. Updated: Suspect car spotted in Los...

Delta

Sheriff’s Office: Boating Season is Here, Delta Blitz This Weekend

The Memorial Day holiday weekend traditionally marks the start of boating season on the Delta. Significant numbers of boaters are expected to be on...

May 27 – June 2: 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….  Memorial Weekend Bite...

Election

Karen Rarey Announces Brentwood City Council Run

Brentwood resident Karen Rarey announced via social media on Saturday that she will be running for a Brentwood City Council seat this fall. In her...

Letter: Former Mayor Pro Tem Supports Hardcastle, Wants Burgis at EBRPD, Bashes Barr

As a lifelong resident of Antioch, I have a few perspectives on the upcoming election for Contra Costa County Board of Supervisor.  I have...

East County Group Seeking Solutions to Fire District Funding Endorse Hardcastle for Supervisor

The East County Voters for Equal Protection (ECVEP), a group of residents who are working to find ways to fund the East Contra Costa...

Letter: Retired Save Mt. Diablo Executive Director Supports Diane Burgis for Supervisor

Dear Editor: Contra Costa County District 3 needs to elect a champion for our environment and quality of life for people living the county.  Diane...

Letter: Writer Supports Diane Burgis for County Supervisor

Editor: I have never felt strongly enough to publicly endorse a candidate- until now. Like so many others, I have serious concerns about our community,...

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

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...

Alameda County DA Issues Final Report Regarding Officer-Involved Shooting

The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office issued its Final Report following the July 5, 2015 officer-involved shooting in Pleasanton, California. After a careful review of...

Beyond East County

Fairfield: Student Arrested for Gun At Vanden High School

On May 25, 2016 at approximately 10:30 am Vanden High School administrators in the Travis Unified School District received information that a student had...

Updated: Kidnapped Girl Found, Police Still Searching for Suspect

The Stockton Police Department and the California Highway Patrol have issued an Amber Alert Thursday morning for a 15-year-old girl. According to police, a 5:00...

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...

Homeland Security Arrests Online Predator, Vacaville Minor a Victim

A New York state man was arrested by federal authorities following an investigation by Vacaville police that included a then 12-year-old victim in Vacaville. Homeland...