Meals on Wheels Diablo Region Hosts Online Holiday Auction

The Meals on Wheels Diablo Region is hosting its 50th Anniversary Holiday that runs online through December 12. The auction is aimed at offering something...

Group Seeks to Ban Gas Leaf Blowers in Walnut Creek

According to a Change.Org petition, a group in Walnut Creek is seeking to ban gas leaf blowers. The group calls itself Walnut Creek Calm. Gas...

Update: Sheriffs Office Provides New Information on Officer Involved Shooting of Discovery Bay Man

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff and the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office are continuing to investigate an officer involved shooting...

Arsonist Found Guilty on 31 Counts in 2017 Arson Fires, Awaits Sentencing

James Bishop III Guilty, Awaiting Sentencing on 31 Counts Related to 2017 Fires in Antioch, Martinez, Pleasant Hill, Concord, Pittsburg, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, Brentwood...

Wallet Hub: Best & Worst California Cities for Finding a Job

On Thursday, Wallet Hub released its list for the best and worst cities to look for a job in the State of California. Although California...

Contra Costa County Administrator Wins Statewide Award

Martinez, CA – Contra Costa County announced today that County Administrator, David J. Twa, won statewide recognition with the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from...

Aileen Theile Named East Bay Regional Park District Fire Chief

Oakland, CA – On October 27, 2018, Aileen Theile was appointed the new Fire Chief of the East Bay Regional Park District. Theile had...

Update: Discovery Bay Man Killed in Martinez Officer Involved Shooting

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office is investigating a Wednesday morning officer-involved shooting in the unit (first) block of Adelaide Drive at Pacheco Blvd...

San Pablo Man Arrested by County Sheriffs Office for Possession of Child Pornography

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff recently received a tip regarding a person who was allegedly in possession of child pornography. Detectives...

EBRPD: Annual Wild Mushroom Warning

Oakland, CA – Each year, mushrooms come out after the first fall rains, which we had November 20. Mushrooms are ecologically important and can...

Contra Costa Board of Supervisors Unanimously Agree to Ask for Gun Show Ban at...

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed to send a letter to the 23rd Agricultural District Regarding the Sale of...

Frazier Seeks to Name Vacaville Freeway in the Memory of Fallen CHP Officer Kirk...

SACRAMENTO – Immediately after taking the oath of office for the 2019-20 legislative session today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) introduced a Resolution to...

Teens Arrested in North Richmond Homicide

Homicide detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff have arrested two male juvenile suspects in connection with a killing that took...

Contra Costa Clerk-Recorder Says Election Results Final, Except Three Races

On Monday, Contra Costa County Elections announced that all races are now official, with the exception of three. The results were posted as of...

Clayton: Overturned Vehicle Crash Blocks Portion of Marsh Creek Road

At 6:50 am Monday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and CALFIRE were dispatched to a report of an overturned vehicle crash on Marsh...

Freeze Warning Issued for Monday Morning

The National Weather Service issued a freeze warning from 3:00 am to 9:00 am Monday, December 3 for the East Bay. Low temperatures between 28-to-32...

Contra Costa Board of Supervisors May Seek Gun Show Ban at Fairgrounds

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will discuss the idea of signing a letter to ask the owner of the Contra...

Dec 1-2: East Contra Costa County Events and More

Here is a look at this weekends events around Contra Costa County and the San Francisco Bay Area for the weekend of Dec. 1-2. Remember,...

CA Lawmakers Propose Ban on Flavored E-Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

Legislation Will Also Set Stricter Rules for Online Sales of Tobacco Products SACRAMENTO – Senators Jerry Hill, Steve Glazer, Anthony J. Portantino, Connie M. Leyva...

Crockett: Sheriff’s Detectives Arrest Suspect in Homicide Case

On Thursday, November 29, 2018, at about 7:14 AM, a motorist reported to Sheriff's Office Dispatch that there was a person lying on the...