Letter: Antioch Mayor Encourages “Yes” Vote on Measure W

The following Letter was submitted by Antioch Mayor Sean Wright regarding Measure W As a business owner and former CEO of the Antioch Chamber of...

Contra Costa County Library to Host and Stream Four Local Candidate Forums

This fall, the Contra Costa County Library will host four candidate forums at libraries around the county. Voters attending the forums can hear directly...

President Trump Endorses John Cox for Governor

California -- President Donald J. Trump endorsed Republican John Cox for Governor today via twitter. "California finally deserves a great Governor, one who understands borders, crime...

Colin Coffey Officially Files for East Bay Park District Director

HERCULES – East Bay Regional Park District Director Colin Coffey, who was appointed to the Board in February 2017, announced his candidacy for election...

Election: Candidate Filing Deadline Passes, Many Races Extended to Wednesday

With the Contra Costa County Elections filing deadline on Friday at 5:00 pm, some races are set for November showdowns. Many other races, more...

Elections Update: Diana Becton Hits 50.1% in District Attorney Race

An update by Contra Costa County Elections showed that Diana Becton has hit the 50% threshold in the District Attorney Race. If results hold, Becton...

John Fink Announces Brentwood City Council Run

BRENTWOOD – On Tuesday, John Fink announced his campaign for Brentwood City Council.  Fink, a Planning Commissioner, has lived and worked in Brentwood for...

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Race Still too Close to Call

As of Monday, at 5:46 pm, Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) took the lead over Marshall Tuck to see who will become the next State Superintendent...

Antioch City Council Votes to Asks Residents to “Tax Themselves” With Sales Tax Measure

On Tuesday night, the Antioch City Council unanimously voted to support placing a 1% Sales Tax Increase on the November Ballot which is aimed...

Mt. Diablo Trustee Cheryl Hansen Announces Run for Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools

This week, Cheryl Hansen of the Mt. Diablo Unified School announced that she will run for Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools in the...

Primary Election Results Update, County to Certify Election Monday

On Friday, the Contra Costa County Elections announced an update to the June 5 California Primary and that they will be certifying the election...
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Contra Costa Today Ep 024: Travis Allen

On this episode, Assemblyman and candidate for California Governor Travis Allen drops in to Campos Family Vineyards in Byron where he tackles multiple issues...

Andy Li Announces Run for Community College District, Highlights Endorsements

Andy Li of San Ramon, CA is running for the Contra Costa Community College District Governing Board, Ward 4 encompassing: the San Ramon Valley;...

Updated 2018 Election Results, Statewide and Local Races

The following are election results in for State, County, and local races as of 4:51 pm Friday night. According to the County Elections, they have...

County Elections: Candidate Filing Period for November Election Underway

The November 6, 2018 General Election is now in full swing, as nomination papers are available for candidates interested in running for office. The...

Candidate Filing Period Begins for June Election

The June 5, 2018 Primary Election got into full swing Monday as nomination papers are available for candidates interested in running for office. The...

Contra Costa Residents Have Early Voting Options This June

Regional Early Voting sites provide flexible timing and locations to cast ballots Contra Costa County voters don’t have to wait until Election Day to vote...

Election Day: Go Vote

It is Tuesday and is election day. With record early voter numbers reported across the state, if you have not already voted, please go...

Local Mom and Pittsburg Native Receives Key Endorsements for City Council Race

PITTSBURG, CA -- Pittsburg native Shanelle Scales-Preston, a graduate of Pittsburg High School, where she played basketball and ran on the Pirates track team,...

Commentary: November Election in East Contra Costa Taking Shape

With the filing period now open for candidates who seek local office this November, some races have began to get crowded in East Contra...