Sept. 14-18: Highway 4 to see Lane Closures, Highway 160 Lane Closure

Here is this weeks construction schedule for Highway 4 which will see lane closures in Pittsburg as well as State Route 160 to see...

CHP: National Child Passenger Safety Week September 13-19

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reminds all motorists to ensure children are secured in an appropriate car seat or seat belt, every time for...

ECCFPD Reports 540 Calls in August, Average Response Time at 7:50 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is reporting during the month of August, they had a total of 540 calls for service with...

Tri Delta Transit Board Votes to Approve Fare Increases

Tri Delta Transit is reporting during its monthly meeting of the board of directors, Tri Delta Transit’s 11-member Board voted unanimously to approve proposed...

Bay Point: Three-Alarm Fire Injures 7, Damages 4 Homes

Just after 1:00 am Thursday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a reported residential structure fire in Bay Point that damaged four homes and...

Sept. 8 Marks Two Year Anniversary of the Morgan Fire on Mt. Diablo

Two years ago today, at 1:08 pm, firefighters responded to a small vegetation fire on Morgan Territory Road which ended up burning 3,100 acres...

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Tuesday, September 8

A Spare the Air Alert has been issued for Tuesday September 8 in the Bay Area due to unhealthy air quality and smog. Residents...

National Weather Service: Warm to Hot Weather System Expected This Week

The National Weather Service issued the following weather alert for the San Francisco Bay Area where a very warm to hot weather system is...

Sept. 5-11: Highway 4 to see Full Freeway Closures

Here is this weeks construction schedule for Highway 4 which will see a full freeway closure in both directions at SR-4 and Hillcrest in...

Keusch Advocates for Spay or Neuter, Help Reduce Euthanasia Numbers

In the rescue community we are always advocating for spay and neuter. I say it so much I feel like a broken record. We...

CHP: Labor Day Plans Call for Safe Driving Strategies

​ SACRAMENTO, Calif. – People in the Golden State often enjoy summer weather long after the Labor Day weekend, which in many other states...

Sept. 5-7: No BART Train Service Between SF & East Bay

BART is encouraging travelers to plan ahead, avoid unnecessary transbay travel, or to find alternate means of transportation across the Bay during Labor Day weekend....

Updated: Fatal Crash Shuts Down Marsh Creek Road

A fatal vehicle accident shut down Marsh Creek Road in both directions at 3:27 am according to the California Highway Patrol. At 4:10 am, a...

Bay Point: Deceased Body Located After Shed Fire

The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District reported Wednesday that one person died in a fire at a shed in the 400 block of...

El Cerrito: 85-Year-Old Shoots Home Intruder in the Head, Others Escape

El Cerrito Officers responded to a call of a residential burglary. The 85 year old resident reported that he was home alone when he...

Danville: Utah Man Charged in All Wars Memorial Vandalism

Investigation of the June 8, 2015 vandalism at the All Wars Memorial at Oak Hill Park has led to the Contra Costa District Attorney’s...

CONFIRE Further Reduces Auto Aid to East Contra Costa Fire

According to the latest Automatic Aid Agreement between Contra Costa County Fire and East Contra Costa Fire Protection Districts, aid is further being reduced...

Op-Ed by Assemblymember Jim Frazier: “Five-Alarm Problem”

Since East Contra Costa Fire Protection District directors voted to lay off staff and close two more stations, I have heard from residents worried...

Walnut Creek Resident Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

On Tuesday September 1st, 2015, the Contra Costa County Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested 66 year old Walnut Creek resident Marshall Pfeiffer...

CHP – Searching for Jacks Match

Jack Yankee of Sonoma has a rare auto immune disorder, there are only 30 other cases in the world. Jack's best hope for a...