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: 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...

Q&A With Antioch City Council Candidates

The following are a series of questions we asked all Antioch City Council Candidates in this years election. Of the six candidates on the...

Graves: Death Penalty Should Apply to Cop Killers

The following was submitted by Paul Graves, candidate for Contra Costa County District Attorney: At a recent forum, a candidate for District Attorney stated that there should...

Letter: Antioch POA Says “Yes” to Measure W, Support Ogorchock, Tiscareno, Rocha, Lewis

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Antioch Police Officer Association President Steve Aiello:   Antioch Citizen’s. My name is Steve Aiello and I am...

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;...

Ruehlig Announces Run for Contra Costa County Board of Education

The following was submitted by Antioch School Board Trustee Walter Ruehlig who is announcing a run for Contra Costa County Board of Education. CCCBOE...

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...

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...

John Fink Announces Brentwood City Council Run

BRENTWOOD – On Tuesday, John Fink announced his campaign for Brentwood City Council.  Fink, a Planning Commissioner, has lived and worked in Brentwood for...

Prosecutor Patrick Vanier Announces Withdrawal from Contra Costa District Attorney Race

SAN RAMON – Today, Patrick Vanier, Supervising Prosecutor in Santa Clara County, and a candidate for Contra Costa County District Attorney issued the following...

AG Candidate Denounces Xavier Becerra’s Frivolous Census Complaint

The following was a press release was issued by California Attorney General Candidate, retired Judge Steven Bailey denouncing Attorney General Xavier Becerra's Frivolous Census...

Voter Initiative to Limit Development and Protect Open Space in Antioch’s Sand Creek Focus...

Proposed ballot measure substantially scales back “The Ranch” project, bans hillside and ridgeline development, permanently protects additional open space areas, and funds public safety,...

Dave Miller Announces Run for State Assembly Against Jim Frazier For Second Time

Republican Candidate Dave Miller announced Friday that he intends to run against Assemblyman Jim Frazier for a second time. Miller, who in 2016, received only...

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...

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...

County Offers Drive-Thru Drop Offs for Vote-By-Mail Ballots

Contra Costa voters will have one more quick and easy way to return their vote-by-mail ballots on Election Day. The Contra Costa Elections Division is...

Attorney Mark Meuser Announces Candidacy for CA Secretary of State

WALNUT CREEK, CA — Small business legal advocate, entrepreneur, and small business owner Mark Meuser announced his candidacy for California Secretary of State. The...

Annette Lewis Announces Run for Contra Costa County Office of Education

Annette Lewis of Oakley is running for The Contra Costa County Office of Education – Area 5, encompassing Bethel Island, Clyde, Knightsen, Oakley, and...