August 17-21 Highway 4 to See Lane Closures, Local Street Closures in Antioch

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule on Highway 4 which will bring Highway 4 Lane Closures between Pittsburg and Antioch between...

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Monday

A Spare the Air Alert has been issued for Monday, August 17 in the Bay Area due to unhealthy air quality and smog. Residents...

Heat Advisory Issued Until 9 PM Sunday

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory through 9:00 pm Sunday for the San Francisco Bay Area with temperatures expected to quickly...

Smoke in East County Sky is from Fires in Lake County

Saturday morning, the East Contra Costa County skies were filled with a layer of smoke leaving many to wonder what was on fire and...

Home Care Workers to Protest Contra Costa County Board’s Decision that Threatens Care for...

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Home care workers will protest at the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meeting at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 18 over...

Update: Off Duty Contra Costa Deputy Sheriff Drowns in Lake Tahoe

On August 13, 2015 at about 2:48pm South Lake Tahoe Fire/Medics and the Police Department were dispatched to the area of El Dorado Beach in...

Contra Costa County Deputy Sheriff Drowns While Trying to Save Person in Lake Tahoe

A Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Deputy died Thursday in a drowning while trying to save another person in Lake Tahoe. According to Contra Costa County...

Pleasant Hill Bird Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed Thursday that a dead bird found in Pleasant Hill tested positive for...

Congressman DeSaulnier Kicks Off “In Your Community” Town Halls

Pleasant Hill, CA -- Congressman Mark DeSaulnier will host five town hall meetings in the communities of Pleasant Hill, Rossmoor, El Cerrito, Orinda, and...

Contra Costa County’s AAA Bond Rating Reaffirmed

Contra Costa County this week issued $71,115,000 of lease revenue bonds, for projects that will generate a net savings of close to $6.2 million...

PG&E and Common Ground Alliance Ring Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange...

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — One free call to 811 can save lives, time and money. On Tuesday, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), one...

August 10-14: Highway 4 to See Lane Closures, Local Street Closures

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule on Highway 4 which will bring Highway 4 Lane Closures between Pittsburg and Antioch between...

Stand Down on the Delta Event Receives $20,000 in Donations

For the past two years, Delta Veterans Group has been providing veterans with VA claims assistance, health and benefits fairs, and collaboration with prominent...

West Nile Virus Detected in East Contra Costa Chickens

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed Thursday that four more chickens have tested positive for West Nile virus this...

Antioch Man Killed In Highway 24 Crash Wednesday

The California Highway Patrol ordered a SIG Alert and called for the shutdown of the Wilder exit Wednesday after a car lost control and overturned...

Belle Says He Will “Never Resign” After Being Charged with Misdemeanor for Allegedly Lying...

The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s office filed criminal charges Wednesday against Jeff Belle , a county Board of Education Trustee, who allegedly lied...

CONFIRE: Contra Costa Arsonist Arrested in Bay Point

The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and CALFIRE announced today the arrest of Jason William Wilson, 29, on suspicion of setting multiple fires...

Grayson Raises $104,900 in Local Donations for 2016 Assembly Campaign

Concord Mayor Tim Grayson is Top Fundraiser in Assembly District 14 Race Concord - Concord Mayor Tim Grayson announced Monday that his annual half-year Form...

August 3-7: Highway 4 to See Lane Closures, Local Street Closures

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule on Highway 4 which will bring Highway 4 Lane Closures between Pittsburg and Antioch.  There...

CHP: How Do We Keep Our Young Drivers Safe?

MARTINEZ, CA – Remember when high schools offered a class to teach driver safety? Students would have to listen to the instructor talk about...