Supervisor Gioia Provides List of Accomplishments in Outgoing Board Chair Comments

The following comments were made by outgoing Chair of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisor John Gioia during their annual board re-organizational meeting. Supervisor...

CONFIRE: Man Who Tried to Burn Homes in Antioch and Concord Arrested

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire investigators arrested a man on suspicion of Arson on December 24th, 2015. Joshua Van Buskirk, 33,  is suspected...

East Contra Costa Fire Seeks a $337 First Responder Fee

On Monday January 4, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is set to propose a $337 First Responder Fee on those who receive...

Update: Missing Elderly Adult in El Cerrito Found Safe

Law enforcement in Contra Costa County are currently trying to locate a missing elderly adult in El Cerrito. The individual is Gladys Gamter, a black...

National Weather Service: Storms to Impact Bay Area This Week

The National Weather Service stated that several storms will be impacting the San Francisco Bay Area throughout the week. Light rain to moderate rain is...

Contra Costa: CHP Welcomes New Commander

The California Highway Patrol (CHP), Contra Costa Area, welcomes a new Commander, Captain Dan Seaman. Captain Seaman is a 15 year veteran and recently...

Winter Spare the Air Alert Issued for January 2

The first Winter Spare the Air Alert has been issued for Saturday, January 2, in the Bay Area. Wood burning is banned both indoors...

Contra Costa Elections Hosts Photo Contest for all Residents

The Contra Costa County Elections Division is kicking off 2016 in a fun, unique way. In what promises to be a busy year for elections,...

Friday: National Weather Service Issues Freeze Warning Until 8:00 am

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning which will be effect from until 8:00 am Friday.  The freeze warning stated the freeze ...

Celebrate The New Year Safely With Tips from PG&E

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) wishes its customers a safe and happy new year. Many people will welcome 2016...

Update: Sheriffs Office Provide New Photos of Alamo Robbery Suspects

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is asking for assistance in trying to identify two suspects involved in the strong arm robbery...

East County: Christmas Tree Recycling Options

Here is a look at what you can do to get rid of you Christmas Trees this year and how to properly recycle it...

ECCFPD Firefighters Receive 5% Raise, Director Claims District Will Go Broke

In a 6-1 vote Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District approved a contract for its firefighters which granted them a 5 percent...

El Cerrito: US Bank Robbed of Several Hundred Thousand Dollars

On December 28, 2015, at 10:38 am, an unidentified suspect entered Safeway and went to the US Bank branch which is located inside of...

East Contra Costa Firefighters Set to Receive 5% Raise, First Responder Fee Proposed

On Monday night, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District will host a Special Meeting of the Fire Board to approve a Labor Agreement...

Dec. 28-Jan 1: Highway 4 to See Multiple Lane Closures

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between December 28-January 1, 2016 which will see multiple lane closures on...

Vasco Road Set for Embankment Repair, Single-Lane Closure on Dec. 28

The Contra Costa County Public Works Department announced they will perform road embankment work on Vasco Road that will require a temporary single-lane closure...

Christmas Day Highway 4 Rollover Crash Kills 1, Injures Another

At 10:55, a rollover vehicle accident crash on Highway 4 just west of G Street in Antioch killed one man and injured a female...

Contra Costa Water District Proposes 3.5 Percent Rate Increase, Hearing Set for Jan 6

The Contra Costa Water District has announced it will host a public hearing on January 6, 2016 for a proposal that will raise water...

Saturday: National Weather Service Issues Freeze Warning

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning which will go into effect from tonight to 9:00 am Saturday. The freeze watch will...