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...

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Race Still too Close to Call

As of Monday, at 5:46 pm, Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) took the lead over Marshall Tuck to see who will become the next State Superintendent...

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...

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...

Updated 2018 Election Results, Statewide and Local Races

The following are election results in for State, County, and local races as of 2:07 pm Friday, November 16. According to the County Elections, they...

Editorial: Antioch Residents Should Support Measure W, Focus on Council Candidates

This fall, Antioch residents are tasked with the question of whether or not they want to support a measure that would increase revenue to...

Lynn Mackey Announces Candidacy for Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools

Lynn Mackey, Senior Director of Educational Services for the Contra Costa County Office of Education, announced Tuesday her candidacy for Contra Costa County Superintendent...

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...
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Contra Costa Today Ep 024: Travis Allen

On this episode, Assemblyman and candidate for California Governor Travis Allen drops in to Campos Family Vineyards in Byron where he tackles multiple issues...
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Video: April 24 Candidates Forum for Contra Costa District Attorney

Walnut Creek TV recorded a candidates forum for those running for Contra Costa County District Attorney, Tuesday, April 24, at Lesher Center for the...

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,...

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...

Contra Costa County Seeks Poll Workers

The Contra Costa Elections Division is looking for residents to be poll workers on Election Day, November 6th. Being a poll worker provides a unique...

Congressional Democrats Endorse Alex Padilla for Re-election to Secretary of State

LOS ANGELES – Monday, November 13, 2017 – Today U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein and the following members of the California Congressional delegation announced their...

Bay Area Education Leaders Endorse Lynn Mackey for Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools

State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Five Bay Area County Superintendents, and Contra Costa School Board Members, Principals, Teachers, and education leaders all endorse Lynn...

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 Day: Go Vote

It is Tuesday and is election day. With record early voter numbers reported across the state, if you have not already voted, please go...

Mt. Diablo Trustee Cheryl Hansen Announces Run for Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools

This week, Cheryl Hansen of the Mt. Diablo Unified School announced that she will run for Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools in the...

Commentary: November Election in East Contra Costa Taking Shape

With the filing period now open for candidates who seek local office this November, some races have began to get crowded in East Contra...

Paul Graves Campaign Speaks Out Against George Soros Trying to Buy Contra Costa District...

Paul Graves’ campaign for Contra Costa District Attorney released the following statements in response to reports and campaign filings (1, 2) that show massive...