Q&A With Brentwood City Council Candidates

The following are a series of 9 questions to the Brentwood City Council candidates on a variety of questions including affordable housing, cannabis, jobs,...

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...

Baker Concedes, Rebecca Bauer-Kahan Set to Become District 16 Assemblywoman

In a tight election, Democrat Rebecca Bauer-Kahan will prevail after updated election results showed Bauer-Kahan with a 2,170 vote lead against Assemblywoman Catharine Baker. Baker...

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...

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...

Video by Contra Costa Television: Election Interviews

The following election preview was provided by Contra Costa Television who has video taped several candidate interviews over the past several weeks which are...

Primary Election Results Update, County to Certify Election Monday

On Friday, the Contra Costa County Elections announced an update to the June 5 California Primary and that they will be certifying the 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...

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...

Update: June Election Candidates Continue to Pull Papers, Get Qualified

The June 5, 2018 Primary Election is in full swing as it becomes clear who has pulled papers and who has qualified as a...

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...

Antioch Chamber of Commerce Endorses Measure W

The following endorsement was sent out by the Antioch Chamber of Commerce regarding Measure W in the City of Antioch. As a business owner in...

Contra Costa County Library to Host Three Candidate Forums

The Contra Costa County Library is hosting three candidate forums at library branches in different parts of the county this spring. Voters attending the...

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...

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...

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;...

Secretary of State Candidate Mark Meuser to Kick-Off Statewide Bicycle Tour

California -- Mark Meuser, candidate for California Secretary of State, will be launching a statewide bicycle tour, covering 5,000 miles and 100 rallies in...

McClelland Re-enters Antioch City Council Race After Suspending Campaign

The following letter was from Antioch City Council Candidate Rodney McClelland who announced after suspending his campaign, he is back in the race. My name...

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...

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...