Rep. DeSaulnier to Host Virtual Town Hall on Coronavirus and the Economy

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a virtual town hall to discuss coronavirus and the economy on...

CHP: Female Killed in Highway 4 Vehicle Crash Friday Morning

On Friday morning at approximately 6:30 am, Contra Costa CHP was advised of a two vehicle collision on HWY-4 eastbound, just east of Willow...

Meals on Wheels Diablo Region Seeks Donations

This week, Meals on Wheels Diablo Region announced it has been chosen to participate in Travis Credit Union Foundation’s Community Funding Initiative.If you make...

Contra Costa Elections says Vote By Mail Policy Change Impacts Less than 25% of...

On Wednesday, the Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorders Office issued a statement that all voters will be mailed a ballot for the November election—a change...

Contra Costa Health Reports 8,176 Coronavirus Cases, 131 Deaths

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 8,176 cases of coronavirus resulting in 131 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

DA Diana Becton Issues Statement on Contra Costa County Juvenile Hall, Establishes Reimagine Youth...

Martinez, Calif. – Today, Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton issued the following statement regarding the status of Contra Costa County’s Juvenile Hall...

2020 Election: Filing Deadline for Candidates Seeking Election is Friday

For those looking to run for local office this fall, the candidate filing deadline is Friday, August 7 at 5:00 pm for city council/mayor...

Rep. DeSaulnier’s Statement on Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s Announcing “Indefinitely Idling” Martinez Refinery

Walnut Creek, CA – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) made the following statement in response to the announcement by Marathon Petroleum Corporation that it...

Contra Costa Health Reports Coronavirus Testing Positivity Rate at 10%, 7,966 Cases

On Sunday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 7,966 cases of coronavirus resulting in 125 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa Health Reports 7,806 Coronavirus Cases, 121 Deaths

On Saturday the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 7,806 cases of coronavirus resulting in 121 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa Health Officials Urge Residents to Take COVID-19 More Serious

On Friday, Contra Costa Health Services held a Press Conference after data was showing the community transmission of COVID-19 was accelerating and urged residents...

Concord Police Announce Arrest in Fatal Shooting On Stanwell Dr.

Concord, CA -- On Monday, July 27th, at approximately 12:40 p.m., Concord Police Department Officers responded to the parking lot of the 2300 block...

Contra Costa Health Reports 7,577 Coronavirus Cases, 116 Deaths

On Thursday the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 7,577 cases of coronavirus resulting in 116 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa County Public Works to Continue Construction on the Countywide Guardrail Upgrade Project

Clayton, CA – The Contra Costa County Public Works Department will begin the second phase of construction on the Countywide Guardrail Upgrade Project on...

County Agricultural Commissioner Instructs Residents Not to Open Unsolicited Seed Packs Originating from China

Martinez, CA – The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) has recently become aware of a number of reports regarding unsolicited seeds from...

County Supervisors Consider Ballot Measure Funding Firefighters, the Hospital and the Social Safety Net

Martinez, CA-- Even before COVID-19, county services including fire districts, Contra Costa’s regional hospital, and safety net services have been severely underfunded. As of...

Contra Costa County Passes Urgency Ordinance to Establish Fines for Health Order Violations

Martinez, CA – On July 28, 2020, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors used its emergency powers under state law to pass Urgency...

Owner of Viking Pavers Pleads to Six Felonies in Workers’ Compensation and Payroll Tax...

Martinez, Calif. – Yesterday, Maurosan Milhomem pleaded no contest to six felonies related to his complex fraud schemes of insurance premium fraud and payroll...

Contra Costa Health Reports 7,304 Coronavirus Cases, 108 Deaths

On Tuesday the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 7,304 cases of coronavirus resulting in 108 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Bay Area Woman Charged With Wire Fraud For Soliciting Donations In Bogus Cancer Treatment...

SAN JOSE- A criminal complaint was filed today charging Amanda C. Riley with wire fraud in connection with a scheme to solicit donations from...