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Brentwood: Overturned Vehicle Crash on Deer Valley Road Near Empire Mine Road

At 12:31 pm Monday, Contra Costa County Fire was dispatched to a report of an overturned vehicle on Deer Valley Road near Empire Road...

Tuesday: Antioch City Council Set to Discuss Funding Homeless Housing and Services

Following a September report by the Antioch Homeless Encampment Task Force, the Antioch City Council will begin discussing what programs they wish to fund.According...

Rep. Jerry McNerney Announces Annual ‘Holiday Cards for the Troops’ Program

Washington, DC – Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) announced the start of his annual “Holiday Cards for Our Troops” program.Every year the Congressman’s district offices...

Brentwood POA Issues Statement on Urban Limit Lines

The following statement was put out by the Brentwood Police Officers Association over the weekend regarding Brentwood Measure L in an effort to educate...

Oct. 6-12: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police calls reported between October 6-12 which focuses on the higher priority call responses.Arson10/7 –...

Oakley: Train Strikes Pedestrian Early Sunday Morning

At 7:22 am Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters and Oakley police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by...

Brentwood: 8 Injured in Vehicle Crash on Lone Tree Way

Just after 10:00 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a three vehicle crash on Lone...
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Brentwood: Female Airlifted to Local Hospital After Head-on Vehicle Crash on Sellers Road

At 8:32 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Firefighters were dispatched to a report of a head-on vehicle crash on Sellers...

Brentwood: Suspected DUI Driver Takes Out Power Pole, Ends Up in Dirt Field

At 10:40 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire at Eden Plains Road and...

Oct. 6-12: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls reported between October 6-12 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. 27 Assaults –...

Oct. 6-12: Oakley Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Oakley Police Calls reported between October 6-12 which focuses on the higher priority call responses. Animal Cruelty10/6...

Updated: Two Wounded in Early Saturday Morning Drive-by Shooting in Brentwood

The Brentwood Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred just after 12:00 am Saturday on Lone Tree Way near Canada Valley Road in...

Antioch Police Pull Man From Vehicle That Enters Delta Waters

At 2:57 am Saturday, the Antioch Police Department and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle that entered...

PG&E CEO: We Hear the Anger, are Working Hard to Avoid Power Shut-Offs

OpEd by Bill Johnson, CEO and President, PG&E Corporation as it appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle October 17, 2019Turning off power is not...

Oct. 19-20: East County Events and More

Here is a list of events for the weekend of October 19-20 in East Contra Costa County and some around the entire county.Remember, local...

Pleasant Hill Police Make Arson Arrest

The Pleasant Hill Police Department announced that on Oct. 17 and Oct. 18, officers were called on to investigate multiple incidents of arson that...

Insurance Companies Agree to Extend Time for 2017 Wildfire Survivors to Access Additional Living...

26 companies representing a majority of 2017 wildfire survivors respond to Commissioner Lara’s request to extend remaining benefitsSACRAMENTO, Calif. — 26 insurance companies have...
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Nov 3: Leo Fontana Lifetime Achievement Foundation Hosts Trivia Night

On Sunday, Nov. 3, the Leo Fontana Lifetime Achievement Foundation will once again be hosting a Trivia Night and just a few tables and...

#062: Matt Beinke of Blackhawk Nunn Talks Brentwood Measure L

On this episode, I chat with Matt Beinke of Blackhawk Nunn on their proposed development in the City of Brentwood which has become Measure...

3D Printed Self-Driving Shuttle, Olli, Undergoes Testing at GoMentum Station

WALNUT CREEK, CA – Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., AAA Northern California and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) are testing an innovative solution...

Congressman DeSaulnier Hosts “Women in Leadership, Politics, and Society” Town Hall

Walnut Creek, CA — Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a “Women in Leadership, Politics, and Society” town hall on Saturday,...

#061: Seth Adams of Save Mt. Diablo Talks Brentwood Measure L

On this episode, I chat with Seth Adams of Save Mount Diablo on Brentwood Measure L. Adams is Land Conservation Director for Save Mount...

PG&E Provides List of 15 Things You Need to Know About Public Safety Power...

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) shared this fact sheet, "15 Things You Need to Know About PG&E’s Oct. 9-12...

Two Day West Coast Nationals at Antioch Speedway this Weekend

Antioch, CA -- This weekend Antioch Speedway will be hosting the biggest Dirt Modified race of the year. It's the First Annual West Coast...

Nov. 2: Forum to Focus on Early Childhood Mental Health

First 5 Contra Costa and the Contra Costa County Behavioral Health Services (CCBHS) to co-sponsor upcoming forum in preparation for the Contra Costa Mental...

Firefighters Respond to Vegetation Fire on Vasco Road Near Camino Diablo

Just before 5:00 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle fire that was beginning...

Walnut Creek Man Dies in Custody at West County Detention Facility

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office said Wednesday that at approximately 1:40 PM, a Deputy Sheriff was conducting room checks at the West County...
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Video: Oakley Police Nab Suspect in Stolen Vehicle After Short Pursuit

On Wednesday, just after 6:00 pm, Oakley Police officers located a stolen vehicle in the Raley's Shopping Center off Main Street in the City...

Citing Community Benefits, Brentwood Police Officers Endorse Measure L

The Brentwood Police Officers Association is officially backing Measure L citing the benefits it will provide to the City of Brentwood if passed by...

PG&E Says Damage and Hazards Found after Safety Shutoff Confirm that Turning Off Power...

San Francisco, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) released photos of wind-related damage and hazards that were found during inspections following last...

Governor Newsom Vetoes Bill Requiring Full-Day Kindergarten

On Sunday, California Governor Gavin Newsom vetoed Assembly Bill 197 which would have required school districts across the state to offer one full-day kindergarten...

Pittsburg School District Rolls Out New Electric Transit Style School Bus

Pittsburg, CA -- On Tuesday, the Pittsburg Unified School District’s (PUSD) transportation department rolled out a 78 passenger electric transit style school bus.The new...

Multiple Lanes Blocked After Vehicle Crash on Westbound Highway 4

At 5:30 am Wednesday, the California Highway Patrol and Contra Costa County Fire were dispatched to a report of a multi-vehicle crash on westbound...

Oct. 19: Hannah Nicole Vineyards Host Boot Scootin Western BBQ

On Oct. 19, Hannah Nicole Vineyards and Winery in Brentwood invites you to join them for a Boot Scootin’ & Boogie all you can...

Updated: “All Clear” Given After Fire at Nu Star Facility in Crockett

On Tuesday night, the "all clear" was given by Contra Costa County Fire and shelter in places were lifted in Rodeo, Crockett and Hercules. ...