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...

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,...

Contra Costa Clerk-Recorder Says Election Results Final, Except Three Races

On Monday, Contra Costa County Elections announced that all races are now official, with the exception of three. The results were posted as of...

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...

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...

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...

Elections Update: Diana Becton Hits 50.1% in District Attorney Race

An update by Contra Costa County Elections showed that Diana Becton has hit the 50% threshold in the District Attorney Race. If results hold, Becton...

With 71.73% Support, Contra Costa Marijuana Tax Passes

On Tuesday, voters of Contra Costa County approved Measure R which will now tax marijuana businesses similar to those dealing with alcohol and tobacco. It...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Letter: John Fink Thanks Brentwood Supporters, Asks for Your Vote

As we approach the eve of the 2018 mid-term elections, I wanted to take a minute and reach out to the Citizens of Brentwood...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...