CONFIRE: Three Arrested, 2,500 Pounds of Fireworks Seized

On June 26, the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Fire Investigation’s Unit and Pittsburg Police Department Detectives arrested three subjects in Pittsburg...

City of Pittsburg Votes 5-0 to Ban Public Use of E-Cigarettes

In a 5-0 vote Monday, the Pittsburg City Council moved to ban the use of e-cigarettes and other types of smoking devices to its...

Tuesday: New Pittsburg Minor League Baseball Team to Host Home Opener

The Pittsburg Mettle will kick off their home opener at the newly renovated City Park in Pittsburg at 7:00 pm Tuesday where they will...

Thursday: Pittsburg Set for Green Footprint Festival

The City of Pittsburg will host the Green Footprint Festival on Thursday, June 12th in Small World Park. The event will run from 11...

Pittsburg School District Announces Appointment of New Superintendent

The Pittsburg Unified School District Board of Trustees is delighted to announce that a finalist for the position of Superintendent of Pittsburg Unified School...

Pittsburg: $250,000 Grant Awarded for After-School Program

PITTSBURG -- On May 12, 2014 the California Department of Education released the funding results for the fiscal year 2014-15 21st Learning Center High...

Kirker Pass Shut Down After Vehicle Hits Pole and Ignites Vegetation Fire

At roughly 5:27 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a reported vehicle accident that overturned and took out a utility...

Pittsburg: CONFIRE Prevents Vegetation Fire from Reaching Maya Cinemas

At 8:16 pm Friday, Contra Costa County Units responded to a vegetation fire that threatened the Maya Cinemas in Pittsburg. Units arrived on scene to...

Man Arrested After Pursuit Ends in Vehicle Accident in Pittsburg Tuesday Morning

Casey Beck, 25,  of Antioch was arrested and booked on multiple charges after a police pursuit that ended in a vehicle accident at...

Pittsburg Shooting Leaves Oakley Man in Critical Condition

At 2:11 am this morning, Pittsburg Police officers responded to Sierra Drive near Railroad Avenue for a shooting. The victim, 39 year old Oakley...

Pittsburg Police Remembers Officer Larry Lasater

Nine years ago today, Pittsburg Police Officer Larry Lasater was killed while serving and protecting the citizens of Pittsburg. We will always remember and...

Pittsburg Police Remembers Inspector Raymond Giacomelli

The Pittsburg Police Department sent out a message of remembrance for Pittsburg Police Inspector Raymond Giacomelli who was killed in the line of duty...

Pittsburg Cleans Up 18 Cubic Yards of Garbage During Latest Neighborhood Cleanup

The City of Pittsburg’s Code Enforcement Division and the Public Works Department participated in a neighborhood cleanup on Saturday April 5th 2014.  The cleanup...

Pittsburg Man Shot and Killed Thursday Night

Thursday evening at 9:15pm, Pittsburg Police officers responded to the 2900 Block of Stevenson Street for a shooting.  A 36 year old male victim...

Pittsburg to Discuss $350k in Baseball Field Improvements For Minor League Team

An independent minor league baseball team wants to make Pittsburg its new home and is asking the City of Pittsburg to make $350,000 in...

Updated: 56-Year-Old Man Dies After Vehicle is Submerged in Pittsburg Canal

At roughly 9:41 am, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a reported vehicle into a canal on Golf Club Road near...

Pittsburg Disposal Launches Paperless Billing Initiative Aiding Meals on Wheels

PITTSBURG, Calif., (March 25, 2014) – As part of its celebration of Earth Day, Pittsburg Disposal Service (a division of recycling and resource recovery...

CONFIRE Battles Elements in 40 Acre Grass Fire, Firefighter Injured

At 3:14 pm Thursday, Contra Costa County Firefighters responded to a vegetation fire in Pittsburg that quickly spread to 40-acres and became a three-alarm...

CONFIRE Battles 3-Alarm Grass Fire in Pittsburg

At 3:14 pm, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a vegetation fire on W. 10th Street near Willow Pass Road. Upon arrival, Engine...