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Supervisor Karen Mitchoff to Apply for Contra Costa County-Clerk Position

On Wednesday, Contra Costa County Board of Supervisor Karen Mitchoff said she intends to apply for the Clerk-Recorder position which was vacated by Joe...

Brentwood: Firefighters Respond to Vegetation Fire on Sellers

At 11:50 am Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of...

Hannah Nicole Vineyards Announces Case Sale

On Wednesday, Hannah Nicole Vineyards and Winery announced its semi-annual case sale began today to the general public.If you visit the winery, you can...

Harris Introduces Legislation to Eliminate Bonuses for Executives of Bankrupt Utility Companies

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris (D-CA) on Wednesday introduced the Accountability for Utility Executives Act, legislation to ensure that publicly-traded utility companies going through bankruptcy...

Antioch City Council Approves Spending $150k on Homeless Services

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council voted 5-0 to amend the fiscal year budget by allocating $150k to a newly created Homeless Services account...

Michael Krieg Appointed to Oakley City Council

On Tuesday night, the Oakley City Council selected Michael Krieg as its choice to replace Councilman Doug Hardcastle who was retiring at the end...

Antioch: Firefighters Make Quick Work of Backyard Debris Fire

At 6:06 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County Firefighters were dispatched to a vegetation fire in the 1500 block of Viera Ave in the City...

Brentwood: Officer Injured as Driver Resists Arrest While Fleeing Crash Scene

The Brentwood Police Department on Nov. 10 at 8:55 pm, responded to a report of a solo vehicle crash on Garin Parkway near Redhaven...

Daily Question: Do You Plan on Signing Up for Disney+ ?

Daily Question: Do You Plan on Signing Up for Disney+ ?Disney+ will have the best of Disney, Marvel, Star Wars and National Geographic. It...

California Gas at $4.04 Per Gallon, National Average at $2.61

On Monday, AAA announced that the national average for a gallon of gas held steady at $2.61 while Californians are paying $4.04 per gallon.“While...

Brentwood: 17 Without Power After Garbage Truck Gets Stuck in Arching Wires

At 5:30 am Tuesday, a Brentwood garbage truck got tangled with arching wires in the 50 block of Broderick Drive in the City of...

BART General Manager Bob Powers About Man Cited for Eating on the Platform

BART General Manager Bob Powers issued a statement Monday regarding the citation issued to a man who was eating on BART platform.BART General Manager...

Updated: Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors Approve e-Cigarette Ban

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will look to approve an ordinance that would prohibit the sale of vaping products in...
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Video: Brentwood Veterans Day Ceremony 2019

On Nov. 11, the City of Brentwood hosted Veterans Day Ceremony at Veterans Park where they honored those who have served. The event included...

City of Brentwood Looks to Add 5 Cops, 2 Dispatchers

On Tuesday, the Brentwood Police Department will seek approval to add 5 police officers and 2 dispatchers.The move would allow Brentwood Police an increase...

City of Oakley to Look at Transforming Former Sheriff Station to Library

On Tuesday, the Oakley City Council will look at spending $25,000 to bring a detailed plan for a stand-alone library utilizing the former Contra...

Nov. 11: Veterans Day Events in East Contra Costa County

Below is a list of various events in East Contra Costa in the cities of Antioch, Brentwood, Concord, Oakley and Pittsburg. 8:30 am: Veterans Day...

Kaiser Permanente mourns the loss of Bernard J. Tyson, Chairman and CEO

OAKLAND, Calif. — It is with profound sadness that we announce that Bernard J. Tyson, Chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, unexpectedly passed away early...

Brentwood: Motorcyclist Airlifted to Hospital After Fracturing Leg in Crash

At 1:13 pm Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on Deer Valley Road near...

Antioch: Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire on James Donlon Blvd.

At 6:11 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a vegetation fire at James Donlon Blvd. and...

Police Chiefs’ President Responds to Newspapers Releasing Report on Officer Misconduct

A statement by Chief Ronald Lawrence, CPCA President As police chiefs, it is our sworn responsibility to protect the public, which includes holding our own...

Antioch Set to Approve Spending $150k on Homeless Services

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council will vote to amend the fiscal year budget by allocating $150k to a newly created Homeless Services account...

Oct. 27 – Nov. 2: Pittsburg Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Pittsburg Police Calls reported between October 27 through November 2 which focuses on the higher priority call...

Oct. 27 – Nov. 2: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls reported between October 27 through November 2 which focuses on the higher priority call...

Oct 7–Nov. 7: Brentwood Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Brentwood Police Calls over the past month reported between October 7 through November 7 which focuses on...

Oct. 27-Nov 2: Oakley Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Oakley Police Calls reported between October 27 through November 2 which focuses on the higher priority call...

Update: Body Found in John Henry Johnson Park Identified by Sheriffs Office

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office said that on Thursday at approximately 5:12 pm, Muir Station Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a report of...

Spare The Air Alerts Issued For Saturday, Sunday – Wood Burning Banned

SAN FRANCISCO – The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is issuing the season’s first and second Winter Spare the Air Alerts for today,...

Instagram to Begin Hiding “Likes” in US Next Week

Daily Question: Should Instagram Hide "Likes" on its platform?Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri announced Friday that Instagram will begin testing the idea of hiding "likes"...

Dr. Damon A. Bell Selected as Contra Costa College Interim President

MARTINEZ, CA – The Contra Costa Community College District has selected Dr. Damon A. Bell as interim president of Contra Costa College. At its...

Rep. McNerney Joins Ground Breaking Ceremony on New French Camp VA Clinic

Stockton, CA – With a shovel in hand, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) joined representatives from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Palo Alto Health...

Brentwood Police Arrest 4-Juveniles in Connection With Armed Robbery

The Brentwood Police Department announced Friday that four juveniles in a recent robbery have been apprehended.The incident occurred on November 2 at approximately 10:50...

FPPC: Canciamilla Faces $150k Fine for Using Campaign Funds for Personal Use

The California Fair Political Practices Commission announced Friday that Joe Canciamilla, the former Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder who resigned last week, is facing a...

Discovery Bay: Large Column of Smoke Prompt ECCFPD Response at Controlled Burn

Just before 1:00 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District received multiple reports of a large column of smoke coming from Orwood...

The Wet Mile – Mare Island’s Must-Visit Experience for Lovers of Finely-Crafted Drinks, Art...

MARE ISLAND, CA – Following years of under-the-radar growth, local businesses on Mare Island are introducing The Wet Mile (#WetMile) as a must-visit destination...