Frazier Statement on Gov Newsom’s Announcement He Does Not Support the Twin Tunnels Project

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay), whose district encompasses a large portion of the Delta, issued the following statement today after Gov. Gavin...

Martinez Man Found Guilty of Trying to Meet Minor for Sex

Martinez, Calif. – On February 8, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant William Butte of Martinez guilty as charged of three felonies, including...

Repair Worked Scheduled Through Feb 25 on Marsh Creek Road

Clayton, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will conduct slide removal and shoulder repair activities on Marsh Creek Road, between Deer Valley Road...

Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Repairs to Occur Week of February 18

Contra Costa/Marin Counties –Due to forecasted rain this week, Caltrans’ contractor will begin the permanent repair work to replace the expansion joint on the...

CCT Episode 032: Sabina Zafar Talks Women in Tech, Need for Inclusion and Diversity

On this episode, I chat with San Ramon City Councilwoman Sabina Zafar. She is originally from Pakistan, earned a degree in computer information science...

Mobility Startups Invited to Pitch Their Ideas for a Chance to Win $10,000

Walnut Creek, CA – The Contra Costa Transportation Authority, GoMentum Station and our partners are looking for innovators in the mobility space to pitch their...

Martinez Police Say Reckless Driving Results in Discovery of Illegal Firearms

The Martinez Police Department say that at roughly 12:49 am Saturday, two officers were on patrol when they saw a car in the intersection...

Concord: Man Acting Erratically Dies While Being Detained at Homeless Shelter

A man who was acting erratically died on Friday while being detained by Concord Police at the Concord Homeless Shelter on Arnold Industrial Way. Here...

Antioch Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder of Two Antioch Police Officers

Martinez, Calif. – On February 6, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Mario Serrano of Antioch guilty of 13 counts, including the attempted...
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CCT Episode 031: Supervisor Karen Mitchoff Talks Contra Costa County

On this episode, I chat with Contra Costa County Board of Supervisor Karen Mitchoff on a variety of issues from public safety, fire service,...

Los Medanos College Seeks Nominations for Awards Celebrating the Life of César Chávez

PITTSBURG, CA: Los Medanos College (LMC) is preparing to host its annual “César Chávez Celebration” on Friday, March 29, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m....

Bethel Island: Woman Dies in Mobile Home Fire

At 12:56 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a mobile home fire on Bethel Island in...
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CCT Episode 030: Randy Iwasaki Talks Transportation

On this episode, we chat with Randy Iwasaki, executive director of the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) on current happenings, the future and what...

East Contra Costa Fire to Recognize Volunteer Firefighters in April

On April 13, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District will host its Inaugural Volunteer Firefighter Recognition Ceremony in Knightsen. This will become an annual...

Former Union Treasurer Embezzles $490k, Sentenced to 24-Months in Prison

OAKLAND – Susan Elizabeth Kyle was sentenced Monday to 24 months in prison for embezzlement of money from a labor organization by an officer,...
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Bethel Island: Firefighters Quickly Knockdown Kitchen Fire

On February 4 at 9:25 pm, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District & Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report...

Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Parts of Bay Area

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory Monday evening as unsettled weather continues with rain Monday evening. There is also a...

Reps DeSaulnier and Thompson to Host Town Hall on Gun Violence

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) and Congressman Mike Thompson (CA-5) will host a town hall to continue a national discussion on...

Meals on Wheels Diablo Region Named Nonprofit of the Year

Meals on Wheels Diablo Region joins other community leaders and community-minded organizations as 2018 Antioch Chamber of Commerce Award Winners. Meals on Wheels Diablo...

Contra Costa Serial Arsonist Sentenced to 19-Years in State Prison

On Friday, James Bishop of Pittsburg was sentenced to 19 years in state prison after he was convicted of 31 arson related felonies by...