Bay Point: Body Found in Contra Costa Canal

At about 11:30 AM today, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff received a report from the Contra Costa Water District that a...

Sexually Violent Child Predator Released in the City of Concord

A sexually violent child predator has been released in Concord, according to the Concord Police Department.On March 21, 2016, the Department of State Hospitals...

Suspect Arrested for Hitting, Blocking People on Iron Horse Trail

East Bay Regional Park District police arrested a man in Alamo Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of false imprisonment, misdemeanor battery and assault upon pedestrians...

Editorial: ECV Group Continues to Mislead Public on Fire District Funding Plan

Earlier this month, we highlighted a plan by the East County Voters for Equal Protection (ECV) that we believe is neither realistic nor legal....

Bearded Bandit Arrested by Brentwood Police

Just before 6:30 pm Wednesday, the Brentwood Police Department caught the Bearded Bandit who was wanted for 11 bank robberies.After taking him into custody...

11 Bank Robberies: FBI Seeking “Bearded Bandit” Suspect

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seeking information that may lead to the  identification and apprehension of a serial bank...

Contra Costa Democrats Endorse Supervisor Federal Glover, Split in District 3 Race

On Tuesday, the Democratic Party of Contra Costa announced they have endorsed Supervisor Federal Glover in the District 5 Race, however, remained split in...

Glazer Sounds Alarm as BART Provides $1,000 Bonuses, Despite Claim of Poverty

Walnut Creek, CA – BART is in a financial crisis with capital needs estimated at $9.6 billion, yet it gave out $1,000 bonuses to...

Sheriff’s Office Asks for Assistance in Identifying Lafayette Bank Robber

On Monday at about 4 PM, Lafayette Police Officers were dispatched to a bank robbery on the 3400 block of Mt. Diablo Boulevard.Upon the...

Diane Burgis to Receive Women Improving the Environment Award from the Contra Costa Women’s...

CONCORD, CA – Diane Burgis, a trustee on the East Bay Regional Parks District Board and the Executive Director of Friends of the Marsh...

Byron: Sheriff’s Office Provides Update in Officer Involved Shooting Investigation

On Monday, the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office and District Attorney's Office are continuing to investigate the officer involved shooting that occurred in Byron...

BART: Limited Train Service Returns During Commute Hours Between Pittsburg/Bay Point and North Concord

Starting today, BART will run a train every 15 minutes during commute hours between North Concord and Pittsburg/Bay Point.  There will be no bus...

BART Update: Bus Bridge Continues, Begin Testing Train Operations

Bay Area Rapid Transit announced Monday morning that buses continue this morning between Pittsburg Bay Point and North Concord.According to Alicia Trost, BART Spokeswoman,...

March 21-25: Highway 4 Road Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between March 21-25 which will see lane closures through Antioch and Pittsburg.FULL...

BART: Bus Train to Continue Through Monday

Bay Area Rapid Transit will continue to operate a bus bridge for riders traveling between Pittsburg/Bay Point and North Concord/Martinez stations through at least Monday.In...

Update: 49-Year-Old Man Dead After Barricading Himself from Deputies in Byron

Investigators from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff and the D.A.'s Office are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred this morning...

Senator Steve Glazer Issues Statement on BART Crisis

Sacramento, CA – Senator Steven Glazer released the following statement regarding the crisis facing Bay Area BART commuters.“We are in a transportation crisis in...

Update: Man Barricaded in Byron Now an “Officer Involved Shooting”

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office are currently staged on Hoffman Lane near Highway 4 working an active incident. Editors Note - for newest version...

Contra Costa Water District Board Appoints New Board Member

CONCORD - On March 16, 2016, the Contra Costa Water District (CCWD) Board of Directors unanimously approved Ernesto Avila to fill the Board vacancy...

BART Flying in “Outside Experts” to Assist with Electrical Issue that Damages 50 Cars

A bus bridge is continuing today for riders traveling between Pittsburg/Bay Point and North Concord stations as crews work to pinpoint the source of an...