East County Libraries Participate in Community-Wide Reading Program

Libraries in East Contra Costa County will participate in East County Reads, a reading program designed to increase community engagement. This year’s book is...

Concord Man Charged With 10 Felony Counts of Animal Cruelty

The Concord Police Department announced Friday that a concerned community member reported that there were 3-4 dogs “going crazy” inside of a travel trailer...

Pittsburg Man Identified as Suspect Who Stole $218k from Sears in Concord

Concord, CA - 26-yr-old Kevin Davis Jr. of Pittsburg, was identified as the suspect in this investigation after video surveillance of him entering Sears...

Episode #058: Male Youth Empowerment Program with Antioch Rotary

On this episode, I chat with Tirrell Muhammad of the Antioch Rotary Club about the Male Youth Empowerment Program with the Antioch Unified School...

Updated: 2-Alarm Vegetation Fire Burning Near Highway 4 Limited to 12-Acres

Just after 1:00 pm Thursday, Contra Costa County Fire was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of Highway 4...

BART Board to Consider $3.5 Billion Bond Measure

The BART Board of Directors is considering for approval a $3.5 billion general obligation bond measure at this Thursday’s regularly scheduled 9:00 am board...

Supervisor Burgis: District 3 Committee Openings

The Board of Supervisors receives valuable input and community participation from numerous citizen advisory boards on a range of issues. Boards usually meet monthly...

Lafayette City Council to Appoint Niroop Kasthuri Srivatsa as Permanent City Manager

The Lafayette City Council is considering the appointment of Niroop Kasthuri Srivatsa as permanent City Manager at its upcoming meeting on August 12, 2019....

BART Ends Milestone Week with a Record; Next Challenge: Playing Catch-Up

BART ended a milestone Super Bowl week by setting a ridership record for weekend days on Saturday, safely carrying 419,162 riders. Saturday's ridership exceeded...

Save Mount Diablo to Host Signature Gala on the Slopes of Mt. Diablo

WALNUT CREEK, CA—On September 7, Save Mount Diablo is hosting its 18th annual Moonlight on the Mountain, a dramatic outdoor event beneath the stars,...

Antioch: District Attorney Files Charges Against Couple in Ponzi Scheme

The Contra Costa District Attorney has filed eight felony counts of grand theft by fraud and embezzlement against Quyen Tran, age 60, and his...

January 25-29: Highway 4 Road Work Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between January 25-29 which will see a full freeway closer in the...

Democratic Party of Contra Costa County Announces Endorsements in Local Races

The following are the final endorsements of the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County announced on Sunday. Endorsed Candidates SCHOOL BOARDS3106 Contra Costa County Board...

BART Police Seek Public’s Help in Search for Attempted Robbery Suspect

The BART Police Department has reviewed surveillance video taken aboard a Dublin-bound train Saturday afternoon which corroborates the initial report from a BART rider...

Update: Missing Martinez Woman Located Says Sheriffs Office

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff announced Wednesday morning they are searching for a 81-year-old missing person in Martinez.According to the Sheriffs...

Tri Delta Transit No Longer Selling BART Red or Green Tickets

Tri Delta Transit announced Monday that BART is reducing their ticket sales outlets and Tri Delta Transit will no longer be a ticket sales...

July 4-8: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between July 4-8 which will see lane, ramp and local street closures.FULL...

Bay Point: CASE Team Seizes Assault Weapons and Arrests Two Suspects

After an investigation into reports of weapons theft and trafficking, the CASE (Contra Costa County Anti-Violence Support Effort) team served a search warrant on...

Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office Crime Lab Receives State Grant

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is pleased to announce that it has received a $324,000 California Office of Traffic Safety grant...

Fatal Traffic Crash East of Discovery Bay Shuts Down State Route 4

At roughly 4:30 am Friday, the a fatal vehicle crash has shut down both directions of State Route 4 after two vehicles tried to...