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Contra Costa County Probation Department Sweep Nets 10 Arrests

Kudos go out to the Contra Costa County Probation Department and multiple other agencies who participated in making our County a little safer yesterday...

Partially-Filled Neglected Pools May Increase Risk of West Nile Virus

That is the question daunting an estimated 1.8 million California swimming pool owners who, along with the rest of us, are facing tough choices...

Man and Dog Rescued by Friday by Helicopter off the Pinole Shoreline

On Friday, the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Helicopter STARR 3 responded to a reported water rescue off of the Pinole shoreline around 9:00 pm. ...

Contra Costa Voter Information is Just a Text Away

Contra Costa Elections utilizing texting technology to make information more accessible The Contra Costa Elections Division has a surefire way for voters to access information...

Campos Family Vineyards Hosts Petty Theft During Summerfest in the Vines Series

The community is invited to join Campos Family Vineyards as they continue their Summerfest in the Vine Series on Saturday Night as they host...

Letter to the Editor: Summer’s Better When We Save Energy Together

Summer may be wrapping up with school starting, but warm temperatures could last through October in some areas. Higher temperatures can mean higher energy...

TRUTH Act Community Forum Highlights Data, Residents Express Concerns

Martinez, Ca— The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors met on Tuesday to hold a TRUTH Act Forum, in which several reports were given...

Senator DeSaulnier: Back to School Child Safety Fair

Senator Mark DeSaulnier  will be holding a Child Safety Fair at the Concord Police Department. His office will provide child identification fingerprinting kits and...

Fire Destroys Bay Point Home Monday Evening

At 8:34 pm Monday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a residential house fire at 32 North Broadway in Bay Point. Engine...

Smoke in East County Sky is from Fires in Lake County

Saturday morning, the East Contra Costa County skies were filled with a layer of smoke leaving many to wonder what was on fire and...

Contra Costa County Employees Raise $101,111.06 for the Contra Costa, Solano County Food...

Contra Costa County employees work in service to the County's residents, but their generosity of spirit doesn't stop there. Beginning each fall, they extend...

Avoid the 25 Anti-DUI Task Force Cracking Down On Impaired Drivers this Fourth of...

If your going to drink and drive this 4th of July, think twice as the Contra Costa County will be stepping up DUI enforcement...

Many East Contra Costa Residents Still Out of Work and Looking

According to the California Employment Development Department, unemployment rates in Contra Costa County have decreased to 7.3% in August (2013) which would suggest an...

Thursday: East Contra Costa Fire to Host Strategic Planning Session

After a hosting a series of Town Hall Meetings, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District will host a strategic planning session on Thursday,...

Update: Westbound Highway 4 in Pittsburg Reopens After 6 Vehicle Crash

At 12:24 pm, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash in the area of westbound Highway 4...

Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office Offers Safety Tips for Boating Season

The Memorial Day holiday weekend traditionally marks the start of boating season on the Delta. Significant numbers of boaters are expected to be on...

Pension Reform is Focus at Kickoff to 2018 Bipartisan Speaker Series

Sacramento – California’s growing pension liability is threatening California’s economic future, unless elected leaders show the courage to take on needed reforms, according to...

BART Directors Lateefah Simon and Nick Josefowitz call for Sanctuary in Transit policy

SAN FRANCISCO -- During Thursdays BART Board Meeting, BART Directors Lateefah Simon (D9) and Nick Josefowitz (D8) called for BART to investigate and prepare...

Arrest Made in Discovery Bay Burglary at School

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced that just after midnight this morning, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a report of a burglary/suspicious...

Saint Mary’s College Student Present Across The Aisle Discussion On Need For Bipartisanship

Members of the Saint Mary’s College of California Young Democrats and College Republicans student clubs have joined together to present Across the Aisle, a...