Meuser: Finding Fraudulent Voter Registrations in California

For the last 11 months, I have been applying to and interviewing with the voters of the State of California for the job of...

Andy Li Announces Run for Community College District, Highlights Endorsements

Andy Li of San Ramon, CA is running for the Contra Costa Community College District Governing Board, Ward 4 encompassing: the San Ramon Valley;...

Antioch City Council Candidate Drops Out of Race

On Sunday, Rodney McClelland announced he was suspending his campaign for Antioch City Council and was dropping out of the race. McClelland, who was supported...

Contra Costa County Library to Host and Stream Four Local Candidate Forums

This fall, the Contra Costa County Library will host four candidate forums at libraries around the county. Voters attending the forums can hear directly...

New Ballot Format Aims to Make Voting Easier for Contra Costa Residents

Starting this fall, Contra Costa voters will notice that their ballot is letter-sized, the same paper size that they use daily.   The Contra Costa Elections...

Brentwood Police Officers’ Association Endorses Joel Bryant and Olga Vidriales for City Council

Brentwood, CA - The Brentwood Police Officers’ Association (BPOA) is announcing its endorsement and support of two of the candidates running for the two...

Letter: No Rezone DR/SL Committee’s City Council Endorsement for Brentwood City Council

The following endorsement letter was provided by the No Rezone Dr/SL Committee in the City of Brentwood. The No Rezone DR/SL Committee hereby endorses Planning...

Local Mom and Pittsburg Native Receives Key Endorsements for City Council Race

PITTSBURG, CA -- Pittsburg native Shanelle Scales-Preston, a graduate of Pittsburg High School, where she played basketball and ran on the Pirates track team,...

Letter: Retired Police Chief Supports Mary Rocha for Antioch School Board

This Letter to the Editor was submitted by retired Antioch Police Chief, Allan Cantando As the Antioch Police Chief for six years, I worked often...

Mary Rocha Kicks off Campaign For Antioch School Board

The following was submitted by Mary Rocha, candidate for Antioch Unified School District Board of Trustees. With over 44 years of public service experience,...

Initial Reaction: November Ballot Set, Lots of Options For Voters

The filing deadline has officially come and gone and the November Ballot has now been set for local races in Contra Costa County. In...

18-Year-Old Set to Run for Antioch School Board

With a freshly minted high school diploma in hand, Shagoofa Khan, 18, has spent her first summer post graduation preparing for her run as...

Election: Candidate Filing Deadline Passes, Many Races Extended to Wednesday

With the Contra Costa County Elections filing deadline on Friday at 5:00 pm, some races are set for November showdowns. Many other races, more...

2018 City Council Races Begin to Become Clear

With just a few days to go until the filing deadline, local city council races are beginning to take shape as the filing deadline...

Colin Coffey Officially Files for East Bay Park District Director

HERCULES – East Bay Regional Park District Director Colin Coffey, who was appointed to the Board in February 2017, announced his candidacy for election...

Election Update: Quick Look at Who Has Pulled Papers

In what has been a rather unusually slow start to the November 2018 election season, several local races are starting to become more clear...

Antioch City Council Member Tony Tiscareno Files for Re-Election

ANTIOCH – Antioch City Council Member Tony Tiscareno has filed to run for re-election in the November 6th general election. “When I ran for election...

Rebecca Barrett Launches Campaign for Contra Costa Community College Board

CONCORD, CALIF -- Rebecca Barrett, an education policy leader and Diablo Valley College (DVC) alumna, announced her candidacy for Contra Costa Community College Board...

County Elections: Candidate Filing Period for November Election Underway

The November 6, 2018 General Election is now in full swing, as nomination papers are available for candidates interested in running for office. The...

Antioch City Council Votes to Asks Residents to “Tax Themselves” With Sales Tax Measure

On Tuesday night, the Antioch City Council unanimously voted to support placing a 1% Sales Tax Increase on the November Ballot which is aimed...