Pittsburg: Homeless Veteran Housing Project Receives $3 Million Grant

Twenty eight new projects assist homeless Veterans and their families SACRAMENTO – Nearly 1,000 low-income and homeless Veterans and their families will benefit from affordable...

District Attorney: 15-Cases Dismissed Involving Pittsburg Police Arrests

On Monday, December 12, 2016, the Contra Costa County District Attorney‘s Office and the Contra Costa County Public Defender’s Office stipulated to the dismissals...

Contra Costa County Fire Investigators Identify Suspect in String of Arson’s

The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office has charged James Bishop III, in connection with a series of vehicle fires in Contra Costa County....

June 9-14: Pittsburg Police Incident Summary Report

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between June 9-14 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Auto Burglary 6/10...

Mrs Figaroa Named Pittsburg Unified School District’s Teacher of the Year

Pittsburg, CA — During the spring of each year, nominations are gathered at Pittsburg Unified School District (PUSD) for the Contra Costa County Office...

Adult Mosquito Fogging Set for Pittsburg and Bay Point

Due to high number of mosquitoes and the presence of West Nile Virus in the area, the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District...

February 3-8: Pittsburg Police Incident Summary Report

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between February 3-8 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault with...

June 25 – July 8: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between June 25 - July 8 which focuses on the higher priority...

May 14-20: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between May 14-20 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.   Assault –...

Pittsburg: Generator at Delta Energy Center Catches Fire

At 3:43 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a generator on fire at the Delta Energy Center. Located in the...

July 10-16: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between July 10-16 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Assault –...

Mt. Diablo Recycling Hosts Annual Family Earth Day Celebration Saturday April 23

Earth Day is not just a once a year holiday for Mt. Diablo Recycling (MDR), a division of recycling and resource recovery company Garaventa...

August 16-22: Pittsburg Police Calls For Service

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between August 16-22  which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Arson August 17...

Pittsburg: 1 Man Dead After Shooting on W. 11th Street

Just before 7:00pm Wednesday, Pittsburg Police officers responded to the area of West Street near W. 11th Street for a shooting call. They located...

It’s Official, Supervisor Federal Glover Running for Re-Election

On Wedenday, Supervisor Federal Glover became the first candidate in the District 5 race to file his candidate paperwork and become a "qualified" candidate. Last...

More Than 300 Student Athletes Receive Free Comprehensive Cardiac Screenings

Pittsburg, CA – Sutter Health partnered with the Darius Jones Foundation to provide free comprehensive cardiac heart screenings to hundreds of student athletes at...

Help Choose the Pittsburg Police Department’s New Mascot

Here is a fun one out of the Pittsburg Police Department who is contemplating changing its mascot from McGruff to potentially another face of...

Update: Pittsburg Woman Dies in Kirker Pass Vehicle Accident

The California Highway Patrol stated Saturday that a 23 year old woman from Pittsburg, sustained fatal injuries in a traffic collision Friday afternoon. The incident...

Feb 21 – 27: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Incident Summary report between February 21-27 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Burglary –...

Glover: Community Benefits from Keller Grants, Including Highway 4 Monitoring

MARTINEZ -- After a rigorous review of 117 applications, Supervisor Federal Glover announced the recipients of the $1.5 million in grants from the Keller...