East Contra Costa Fire Adopts Community Connect to Improve Sharing of Critical Information

Brentwood, CA — East Contra Costa Fire Protection District has been working closely with technology partner First Due to release Community Connect, an application...

Contra Costa District Attorney Diana Becton Talks Health Restriction Violations, Misdemeanors, Diversion Programs

On Tuesday, Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton provided and update while presenting a number of changes taking place in the District Attorney’s...

Contra Costa County Health Services Launches Community Behavioral Health Crisis Response Initiative

Working in partnership with cities across Contra Costa County, Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) has launched a comprehensive review of existing behavioral health crisis...

Coronavirus Virtual Town Hall: The Latest Surge in Cases, Revised Health Orders, Next Steps

SACRAMENTO – Senator Steve Glazer will lead a conversation with Bay Area health officials on Friday, November 20, about the latest surge in COVID-19...

Governor Gavin Newsom Issues 1-Month Curfew for Counties in Purple Tier

On Thursday, Governor Gavin Newsom announced in a Tweet that California issuing a limited Stay at Home Order due to the rising cases of...

#116: A Chat With Contra Costa County Republican Chair Matt Shupe

On this episode, I chat with Matt Shupe who is the Chair of the Contra Costa County Republican Party.  He is also a political...

Contra Costa Sheriff Investigating In-Custody Death of El Sobrante Man Following Inmates Fight

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff and the Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office continue to investigate an in-custody death at the Martinez...

Board of Supervisors Approves Ordinance to Extend Eviction Protection to Commercial Tenants

Martinez, CA – At a Board meeting on November 17, 2020, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed urgency ordinance 2020-29 to...

CHP: Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Walnut Creek Monday Night

According to the CHP, a pedestrian was struck and killed Monday night in the lanes of southbound I-680 within a construction zone, just north...

Tri Delta Transit Announces “Crowding” Information and Real-Time Arrival in New Transit App

Antioch, CA - Eastern Contra Costa Transit Authority (Tri Delta Transit) today announces Transit as their official mobility app. Transit counts millions of active...

State Response to COVID-19 Spike Returns Contra Costa to Purple Tier

With new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations surging across California, the state today restored safety measures in Contra Costa and many other counties that are...

Contra Costa Regional Health Foundation Grants $1.6 Million to Community-Based Organizations with COVID-19 Rapid...

The Contra Costa Regional Health Foundation (CCRHF) in partnership with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation has granted $1.6 Million to 44 local, community based...

Walnut Creek Police Say No Arrests During Saturday Night Civil Unrest

The Walnut Creek Police Department on Sunday has released information on the civil unrest in downtown Walnut Creek on Saturday night after videos and...

Walnut Creek Police Arrest Pittsburg Man in Connection With Motel Shooting

On Saturday, the Walnut Creek Police Department responded to a report of a person who had been shot at the Walnut Creek Motel 6...

CHP Investigating Saturday Night Highway 4 Fatal Crash

At 10:39 pm Saturday, the California Highway Patrol and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a report of a traffic crash at...

Election Update #3: Contra Costa Election Results for City Council, School Districts, Special Districts

On November 13, Contra Costa County issued its latest semi-official release of election results which include Measure X, Mayor Races, City Council, School Districts...

Contra Costa and Other Bay Area Counties Move to Contain Spread of Coronavirus

On Thursday, California reached the unfortunate milestone of 1 million COVID cases statewide. With transmission and hospitalizations on the rise, health officers representing counties...

Senator Steve Glazer Names Walnut Creek Based Trinity Center as 2020 California Nonprofit of...

WALNUT CREEK – Senator Steve Glazer, D-Contra Costa, has chosen Walnut Creek-based Trinity Center as the 2020 California Nonprofit of the Year for his...

Walnut Creek DMV To Permanently Close

For those California Department of Motor Vehicles customers who utilize the Walnut Creek field office located at 1910 North Broadway, that location will officially...

Contra Costa County Set to Return to Red-Tier Safety Requirements as COVID-19 Spreads

Contra Costa County is set to restrict business and entertainment operations Friday due to the rising number of cases and hospitalizations as it moves...