Richmond Police Announce Arrest in Homicide of Discovery Bay Woman

The Richmond Police Department announced Monday the arrest of a 15-year-old juvenile male from El Cerrito for the alleged murder of Allie Sweitzer, 20...

Deadline to Apply for Contra Costa District Attorney is Friday, August 15 Forum Set

Friday, July 21, 2017, is the deadline to submit an application for the vacant position of District Attorney for Contra Costa County. The June 14...

Homework Help Volunteers Needed at the Brentwood Library

Brentwood, CA – The Brentwood Library is in need of volunteers willing to tutor kids in math, English, history, and science from August through...

Antioch: East Contra Costa Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire

At 12:55 am Saturday, East Contra Costa firefighters were dispatched to a vegetation fire along Highway 4 near Lone Tree Road. Upon arrival, Engine 93...

Letter: Ruehlig Urges City of Antioch to Apportion Funding to Extend Library Hours

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Walter Ruehlig, Antioch Unified School District Board President. As the President of the Antioch School Board...

Reps Swalwell and Collins Reintroduce the Bipartisan Main Street Revival Act

WASHINGTON, DC – On Monday, U.S. Representatives Eric Swalwell (D-CA) and Chris Collins (R-NY) marked the start of Small Business Week by reintroducing the...

Pittsburg Unified School District Reaches Tentative Agreement with Teachers Union

Pittsburg, CA – On the evening of Wednesday, April 12, 2017, the Pittsburg Board of Education ratified the Tentative Agreement between Pittsburg Unified School...

April 15-21: Delta Fishing Report

Striper Fishing Goes Off This week! A great Time to remember to Join California Striped Bass Association! Need More Members that Love to Fish...

AAA Says Gas Prices Reach Highest Point Since January

According to AAA, Gas prices are on the move, reaching an average price of $2.33 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Today’s price is four...

Helmick Talks East Contra Costa Fire After Being Named Fire Chief

In April, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is set to hand over the reins of the District to Brian Helmick who will serve...

Legislation Introduced to Help Human Trafficking Victims Get On Their Feet

AB 900 Would Allow Sex Slaves and Sweatshop Workers to Recover Financially from the Nightmare of Slavery SACRAMENTO – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher...

January 19-25: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,600 calls for service between January 19-25 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made 84 arrests...

Antioch Black History Month Exhibit Set to Open on February 4

The annual Black History Month Exhibit will once again be held at the Nick Rodriquez Community Center, in downtown Antioch beginning February 4. This exhibit...

January 5-11: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,606 calls for service between January 5 - 11 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made...

Pittsburg Police: Man Stabbed, Two Suspects Arrested

The Pittsburg Police say that just before 12:30 pm Monday, officers responded to the area of Loveridge Road near E. Leland on a report...

Concord Police Seek Help in Identifying Man who Stole $218k in Jewelry from Sears

Do you recognize this man? The Concord Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying this suspect who was captured on camera. Police say...

Third Suspect in El Sobrante Homicide in Custody

The third homicide suspect wanted in connection with the murder of William Sims is now in custody. Friday afternoon at about 3:30 PM, Homicide Detectives...

Park District Renames Martinez Shoreline for Ted and Kathy Radke

Dec. 16, 2016 – The East Bay Regional Park District Board of Directors voted 7-0 last week to rename Martinez Regional Shoreline in honor...

Craigslist Robbery Crew Member Sentenced to over 30 Years

Robbery Scheme Targeted Victims Selling Diamonds and Rolex Watches Nationwide OAKLAND – Michael Anthony Martin, 42, of Tracy, Calif., was sentenced today to 370 months...

Leyva Introduces Legislation to Help Community College Students Pay for School Costs

SB 15 Would Increase Maximum Cal Grant C Awards for Access Costs from $547 to $3,000 SACRAMENTO – Earlier today, as the California State Senate...