Photos: Antioch 4th of July Parade

Well done to the folks in Antioch who put on a wonderful parade in the historic Downtown Rivertown which was packed with American pride...

KCBS: Station Closures, Holiday Fireworks Spark Concerns For Firefighters

There is a nice story out of KCBS this afternoon which discusses the concerns of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District about today's...

ECCFPD: July 3 Vasco Road Auto Accident

There was a solo vehicle auto accident last night at Vasco Road and Walnut Boulevard at 19:35 (7:35 pm) which a 24-year old female...

4th of July Options for East County Residents

We wanted to wish everyone out there a safe and fun Fourth of July today as 236 years ago the Continental Congress approved the...

Firefighters Launch Parcel Tax Initiative Information Page

The United Professional Fire Fighters of Contra Costa County put up a very informative page on website yesterday that will assist residents in finding...

Friends of Marsh Creek Awarded $60k EPA Grant

Congratulations are in order to the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed who were awarded a $60,000 grant by the EPA on June 26 to...

Paddle For Fame Sets New World Record

Some good news in East County today as 621 paddlers were connected during the Paddle for Fame event today which set a new world...

ECCFPD: Stations 54, 94, 95 Now Closed

Today is a sad day in East County as three stations have now been closed and are offline while we say goodbye to over...