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Signs Designating Portion of Highway 4 as ‘Hayward Police Sergeant Scott Paul Lunger Memorial...

OAKLEY, CA – The California Department of Transportation Saturday unveiled signs that designate a portion of State Route 4 between Brentwood and Oakley as...

Contra Costa County Earns Discount for Flood Insurance

Martinez, CA – Residents and businesses of Contra Costa County will be paying less for flood insurance, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency...

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...

West Nile Virus Persists: More Mosquitoes, A Bird, Chickens Test Positive

Concord, CA - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District is reporting mosquitoes from Quimby Island and Bethel Island, a dead bird from Oakley,...

Grayson Bill to Reduce Wildfire Risk Signed Into Law by Governor

SACRAMENTO, CA – On Thursday, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. signed AB 2091, authored by Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord), into law. “California is incredibly...

Editorial: With Major Accident Crashes Up 40%, Drivers Must Begin to Change Habits

In the past week, it may seem like East Contra Costa County has had an uptick in vehicle crashes, but the truth is 2018...

East Contra Costa Fire Breaks Ground on Station 55 in Oakley

On Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District held its groundbreaking ceremony for Station 55 located on E Cypress Road in the City...

Tri Delta Transit Bus Schedule to Change, Effective September 30

ANTIOCH, CA – Following the successful opening of the new BART stations in Antioch and Pittsburg, Eastern Contra Costa Transit Authority (Tri Delta Transit)...

Police Seek Public’s Assistance to Identify Suspect Involved in Brentwood Gas Pump Skimming

Detectives are seeking the public's assistance to identify a suspect involved in gas pump skimming and ATM cash-out​​​​​​​ crimes. The Fremont Police Department is seeking...

Antioch City Councilmember Seeks to Make Contra Costa County a No Human Trafficking Zone

Councilmember will lobby neighboring cities to implement uniform ordinances Antioch, Calif., – Having sponsored an ordinance that was unanimously passed by the Antioch City Council...

Contra Costa County Public Works to Pave Balfour Road in Brentwood

Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will pave Balfour Road from Byron Highway to Sellers Avenue from Thursday, September 20th to Tuesday,...

Contra Costa County Justice Partners & City of Richmond Selected for Georgetown Center for...

Martinez, Calif. – The Georgetown University Center for Juvenile Justice Reform and the Center for Children’s Law and Policy selected a team from Contra...

Red Flag Warning Issued by National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 5 PM...

CHP: Tri County Pursuit Ends Near Discovery Bay

According to the California Highway Patrol, just after 1:00 am, a vehicle pursuit that began in Oakland traveled more than an hour to East...

County Seeks Applicants for Racial Justice Oversight Body

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is seeking residents who may be interested in being part of the County’s efforts to reduce racial...

WalletHub Study: Brentwood Ranked 27th Best Place to Raise Family, Oakley 48th

According to a WalletHub Study, they released a report on 2018’s Best Places to Raise a Family in California. The survey compared 254 cities...

Martinez Archives Crawl: A Family-Friendly Event

Martinez, CA - The Contra Costa County and the Martinez Historical Societies are co-hosting the first ever Martinez Archives Crawl this September in celebration...

Clayton: Diablo View Middle School Student Arrested For Threats Against School

On September 17, 2018, Clayton Police were made aware of a threat of violence towards Diablo View Middle School via a hacked social media...

Sen. Glazer, Assemblywoman Baker & East Bay Officials Call on Governor to Veto AB...

Bill would undermine local control by handing housing development authority to BART DUBLIN, CA – Bay Area legislators and local officials on Monday urged Gov....

East Contra Costa Fire Response Times at 8:14 Minutes in August

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of August they had 623 service calls with an average response time...