National Weather Service Issues Wind Advisory Alert

The National Weather Service issued a Hazardous Weather alert for most of the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday beginning at 10:00 am and expected...

Discovery Bay Tax Rate Areas Overlap, $684k Could Become Reallocated

Due to six overlapping tax rate areas by the Discovery Bay Community Services District and the Byron-Bethany Irrigation District, a total of $684,246 could...

Supervisor Piepho Invites You To Help Contra Costa Fight Hunger

For every $1 donated, the Food Bank is able to distribute $4 of nutritious food. Food Bank serves 1 in 8 residents. $0.96 of...

BART: Expect Brief Transbay Delay During Caltrans Implosion

Caltrans officials are making their final preparations for Saturday’s implosion demolition of pier three, a remnant of the old Bay Bridge structure to the...

Board of Supervisors Approve Ordinance Restricting Big-Rigs on Camino Diablo

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance that would prevent big-rigs from traveling on Camino Diablo between Marsh Creek...

CHP: Kirker Pass Minor Vehicle Accident Turns Deadly

The California Highway Patrol announced that just after 7:00 pm, a 35 year old woman from San Bruno was struck and killed while standing...

Sheriff’s Office Announces Arrest in Bay Point Homicide

On Thursday, homicide Detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Investigation Division announced they have arrested a suspect in Tuesday’s homicide...

Brentwood, Oakley Approve Recommendations, 4th Fire Station Moves Closer

During both the Brentwood and Oakley City Council meetings Tuesday, the councils voted unanimously to support a recommendation by a fire task force committee...

Rep. McNerney Delivers Veterans Day Message

Washington – Ahead of tomorrow’s observance of Veterans Day, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) delivered a video message to honor the brave men and women...

Contra Costa Sheriffs Office Investigates Homicide in Bay Point

At about 6:21 AM today, Office of the Sheriff dispatch received a report of a person who was shot in the area of Marys...

Nov. 9 – 13: Highway 4 to See Full Freeway Closure, Lane and Ramp...

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule on Highway 4 as there are multiple activities causing a full freeway closure, lane closures,...

Two Crowned During Miss Contra Costa County Scholarship Pageant

SAN RAMON, CA – While the audience cheered them on, 14 women from Contra Costa County graced the stage of the California High School...

Weather Alert: Cold Front Expected to Bring Rain and Thundershowers

A weather alert was issued Saturday night which is expected to last through Monday with a cold system from Alaska which will produce rain...

Contra Costa County Sheriff Investigates In-Custody Death

At about 1:36 this afternoon, a Deputy Sheriff discovered a male inmate unresponsive in his cell. CPR was started by Deputies and responding jail...

Resident Sees Large Insurance Premium Increase Due to Poor ECCFPD Fire Coverage

For years, the members of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District have warned the public that insurance rates would increase if fire stations...

Oakley’s Fire Board Appointees Miss on Average 30% of Boards Meetings

As the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District continues to find ways to become a self-sufficient District and re-open stations, board members have come...

Highway 4: Westbound Traffic on State Route 4 Gets Some Relief

November 3, 2015: The Highway 4 Project hit another milestone this week with the opening of two new lanes of traffic on westbound Highway...

ECCFPD Approves Task Force Report in 6-2 Vote, 4th Fire Station Could Become Reality

After more than a 2-hour discussion Monday night on whether or not to accept a report by a Task Force aimed at opening a...

November 2-6: Highway 4 Traffic Updates

Here is a look at this weeks Highway 4 Construction Schedule where commuters will see lane closures on Highway 4 Monday – Friday. FULL FREEWAY...

Martinez: Two Teens Killed During Vehicle Collision on Franklin Canyon Road

Two teenage girls were killed Sunday morning around 3:00 am when the Toyota Solara, they were passengers in, traveled off the road and into...