CHP: Discovery Bay Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash on SR-4

On Friday, August 18, 2017 at approximately 9:52PM, Stockton CHP responded to a traffic collision on SR-4 east of Wilhoit Road. Upon CHP and emergency...

Fatal Traffic Crash East of Discovery Bay Shuts Down State Route 4

At roughly 4:30 am Friday, the a fatal vehicle crash has shut down both directions of State Route 4 after two vehicles tried to...

Discovery Bay: Motorcyclist Airlifted After Crash Near Old River Bridge

At 7:36 pm Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a motorcycle crash near the Old River Bridge...

Mosquito Fogging Set for Discovery Bay on Tuesday Evening

Due to the detection of West Nile virus in mosquitoes in the Discovery Bay area, the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District will...

Dead Birds, Mosquitoes Mark First West Nile Virus Activity this Year

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed today that two dead birds from Walnut Creek and one group of...

July 31 – September: Traffic Detour on Balfour Road in Brentwood

Phase I of the Balfour Road Shoulder Widening Project is underway. Phase I includes widening the pavement for wider lane and shoulders from Byron...

Richmond: 6 Gang Members Arrested, 2nd Suspect Named in Allie Sweitzer Murder

Richmond police detectives, in collaboration with the Contra Costa County FBI Safe Streets Task Force investigated and arrested 6 gang members for numerous violent...

East County Little League Softball 11-12 Girls Head to Western Region Championships

Over the weekend, East County Little League Softball 11-12 girls won a spot in the Western Region Championship in Southern California putting them one...

Potentially Harmful Blue-Green Algae Blooms Detected in Discovery Bay

Contra Costa health officials and the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board advise people and pets in the Discovery Bay community to avoid...

Byron: Motorcyclist Transported by Medical Helicopter After Being Struck by Vehicle

On Saturday at 11:57 am, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a motorcycle crash at State Route 4 and...

County Health Services Urges Discovery Bay Residents to Be Cautious for Blue-Green Algae

Contra Costa Health Services received several calls in June from Discovery Bay residents concerned about blue-green algae in the water near their homes and...

Chief Helmick: The Fire District Must Begin to Build Solid Foundation

The following was submitted for publication by East Consta Costa Fire Protection District Fire Chief Brian Helmick Brentwood - As Fire Chief, I am tasked...

Town of Discovery Bay to Host Public Hearing on Urban Water Management Plan

The Town of Discovery Bay will hold a public hearing on June 21 to consider approving the 2015 Urban Water Management Plan. The hearing will...

Captain Morgan’s Delta Adventures Named 2017 Small Business of the Year

SACRAMENTO ─ A community-oriented charter boat business based in Discovery Bay is the 2017 Assembly District 11 Small Business of the Year, Assemblymember Jim Frazier,...

LendEDU Ranks Oakley 47th Safest City in California

In May, LendEDU released its list for the Top 100 Safest Cities in California which ranked the City of Oakley as No. 47.  LendEDU...

Discovery Bay: 16-Year-Old Airlifted to Hospital After Bicycle Crash

At 3:01 pm Tuesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a youth who had fallen off a bicycle...

Discovery Bay Rescinds Support of “ECV” Tax Reallocation Plan to Fund Fire District

Last week, the Town of Discovery Bay Community Services District changed course and officially pulled its support of a plan by East County Voters...

Discovery Bay Man Arrested in Child Molestation Case

On March 23rd, 2017 law enforcement officers arrested 36-year-old Gary Burbank of Discovery Bay for multiple counts of child molestation. Three female victims between...

Update: Arrest Made in Discovery Bay Stabbing

On Tuesday, a man was airlifted to a local hospital after being stabbed in the back in the 3500 block of Catalina Way in...

DBW Begins Herbicide Treatment in the Delta for Water Hyacinth and Egeria Densa

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW) will begin herbicide treatment of water hyacinth and Egeria densa on March 1 in various areas of...