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Winter Spare the Air Alert Issued For New Years Eve

A Winter Spare the Air Alert has been issued for New Years Eve which means wood burning is banned both indoors and outdoors on...

Bay Point: Man Taken into Custody After Attempting to Set House on Fire

Just after 3:00 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a male who poured gasoline on the floor of a...

Concord: Murder Suspect Located in Hospital After Vehicle Crash

The Concord Police Department reported late Saturday that a 27-year-old murder suspect they were searching for was located after being transported to a hospital...

April 4-8: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between April 4-8 which will see lane closures and ramp closures in...

Bethel Island: Two Suffer Burns in Flash Fire, 1 Airlifted to UC Davis

At 4:44 pm Saturday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to a report of burn victims in the 4500 block of South Willow Road. Upon arrival,...

Labor Groups Encourage Fairness and Transparency in Selection of Interim District Attorney

A letter was sent to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors by Labor Groups urging transparency and fairness in the appointment of the...

Assemblymember Grayson Fulfills Commitment to Deliver on Housing

(SAN FRANCISCO) – On Friday, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. signed into law a comprehensive legislative package aimed at addressing the ongoing housing crisis...

Walnut Creek Police Seek Public’s Help in Identifying Wallet Theft Suspects

The Walnut Creek Police Department announced they are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two females who are responsible for at least three wallet...

East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Release 2017 Accomplishments List

The following was submitted by East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Fire Chief Brian Helmick who provided a year in review for the District....

ECCFPD: Station 94 in Knightsen Re-opens for 1-Year

On Saturday, July 2 and 8:00 am, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District re-opened Fire Station 94 in Knightsen. The District will now...

Antioch: Contra Costa Fire Makes Water Rescue Just 8-Hours After Going into Service

On June 2nd at approximately 10:30 PM, Contra Costa County Rescue Boat 81 responded to a report of missing persons on the San Joaquin...

911 Dispatch: “What’s Your Emergency?”

Concerned Caller: "There's a CHP unit 'zigging' and 'zagging' back and forth all over the road. He has his emergency lights on and he...

Tonight: Commendations Set for East Contra Costa Emergency Responders

On September 14, 2015, at 6:30pm, three (3) East Contra Costa Fire Protection District (ECCFPD) firefighters, three (3) Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters,...

Video: Sunday Conversation With Mortgage Ninja Stephanie Whiting

On this episode, we spoke with Mortgage Ninja Stephanie Whiting of Movement Mortgage who discussed good credit vs. bad credit, getting a mortgage, provided...

2015 East Contra Costa Christmas Light Displays

By popular demand of our readers, we have brought back our list of Christmas light displays throughout Antioch, Brentwood, Discovery Bay and Oakley. For...

Tuesday: Board of Supervisors to Vote on Repealing Pay Raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will take a vote on Tuesday to potentially repeal an ordinance that granted them nearly a $32,000...

Discovery Bay Tax Rate Areas Overlap, $684k Could Become Reallocated

Due to six overlapping tax rate areas by the Discovery Bay Community Services District and the Byron-Bethany Irrigation District, a total of $684,246 could...

Jan. 11-15: Highway 4 Road Work Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between January 11-15 which will see lane closures  through Antioch and Pittsburg...

ABC Confiscates over 40 Illegal Firearms including Assault Rifles in Martinez Illegal Stills are...

Martinez & Concord (December 10, 2015) - Agents of the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) arrested a Martinez man and seized more...

Fentanyl-Laced Counterfeit Medicines Linked to Overdoses in Contra Costa County

Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) urges county residents not to buy or use prescription drugs except from licensed pharmacies after receiving several reports of...