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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...

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...

Sign up for Paperless Billing through Garaventa Enterprises Recycling Companies, Help Feed Families in...

$2 Donated to Local Food Bank for Each New Sign-Up For the sixth year in a row, Garaventa Enterprises is strengthening its commitment to the...

CHP Contra Costa: The Softer Side of a Bad Situation

Last night two California Highway Patrol officers arrested a women driving a stolen vehicle. CHP stated she had her two-year-old daughter in the stolen...

Cause of Contra Costa County Thanksgiving Foodborne Illness Outbreak Identified

The foodborne illness outbreak reported after a Thanksgiving Day charity event in Antioch was caused by the bacteria Clostridium perfringens. A laboratory at the U.S....

10th Summer Spare the Air Alert Issued Due to Wildfires

A Spare the Air Alert is in effect for Friday, Aug. 24, for the San Francisco Bay Area, the 10th of the Summer Season....

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. ...

Concord Police Seek Suspect in July Homicide

Concord, CA - On July 27, 2018, at approximately 9:30 PM, Concord Police Officers responded to a home in the 1200 block of Pine...

County Elections: City Clerks to Assist Voters, Polls Open March 17 from 7am to...

Joseph E. Canciamilla, the County Clerk-Recorder and Registrar of Voters, announces that all polling places for the 7th State Senatorial District Special Primary Election...

CHP: Contra Costa Freeway “Shots Fired” Suspect Apprehended

The California Highway Patrol announced Monday that a suspect in a freeway shooting near I-680 and SR-24 has been arrested. The following affirmation was released...

AAA: Don’t See Red, White and Blue in Your Rearview This Fourth

WALNUT CREEK -- AAA wants YOU to keep your independence this Fourth of July. To discourage patriotic party goes from driving impaired, the safety...

Sheriffs Office: Pursuit Nets Arrest of Kidnapping Suspect

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office announced Saturday evening that pursuit out of North Richmond to Albany resulted in an arrest of a subject...

Contra Costa District Attorney Mark Peterson Issues Phone Scam Alert

MARTINEZ, CA – Mark A. Peterson, District Attorney of Contra Costa County, is reminding residents to beware of widespread telephone scams. “The best way to...

Bay Point: Fatal Hit and Run Kills Antioch Man and His Dog

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a collision on June 6 at 10:52 pm after being advised of a collision involving a pedestrian in...

Winter Spare the Air Extended Through Tuesday, November 20

Due to smoke from the Butte County fire and air quality being unhealthy, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has extended its Spare...

Bethel Island: Man Crushed by Horse Airlifted to Local Hospital

On Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a man who fell off his horse and then crushed...

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...

High Wind Warning Issued Through Tuesday Afternoon

Along with a flood watch warning, the National Weather Service also issued a high wind warning in East Contra Costa until 3:00 pm Tuesday According...

Contra Costa Sheriff: Delta Blitz Set for Sunday

Delta Blitz, a major boating safety enforcement operation, will take place in the delta this Sunday, May 27, 2018. The multi-agency operation is intended...

Dense Fog Advisory Issued into Sunday Morning

The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory through 11:00 am Sunday. The advisory includes difficult driving conditions with visibility about 1/4...