Senator Steve Glazer Announces Re-Election Bid

East Bay of San Francisco, CA  -​ Senator Steve Glazer today (August12, 2019) announced his intention to run for re-election to the California State...

BART Plans Longer Trains and Additional Event Trains This Weekend

BART is planning for a very eventful weekend across the Bay Area and will not be single-tracking anywhere in the system as part of...

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....

Motorcycle Crash Slows Traffic on Southbound Vasco Road

At 6:14 am, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on Vasco Road south of Camino Diablo...

Richmond Man Pled Guilty to First Degree Murder from 2015 Shooting

Martinez, Calif. –  Seth Sears a 39-year-old resident of Richmond, California, pled guilty to first degree murder during his trial for the 2015 killing...

Supervisor Glover Announces Postponement of Youth Summit Over Safety Concerns

On Tuesday, Supervisor Federal Glover announced that he is postponing the Youth Summit that was scheduled for Saturday in an effort to address safety...

Rep. DeSaulnier Moves Danville Town Hall to Larger Venue to Accommodate Overwhelming Interest

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that due to overwhelming interest in this week’s town hall in Danville, the location has...

Former Seeno Construction Executive Found Guilty of Embezzlement, Filing False Tax Returns

Martinez, Calif. – This past Friday, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Edward Miller of Walnut Creek, California guilty as charged of four...

Head-on Crash Near County Line Blocks Lanes on Vasco Road

At 11:55 am Tuesday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District were dispatched to a report of a head-on vehicle crash at Vasco Road near...

Update: Marsh Creek Fire at 757 Acres, 100% Containment

Just after 3:00 am Saturday, firefighters in Contra Costa County and CALFIRE were reporting multiple fires along Marsh Creek Road.Fires were reported at Marsh...

Caught on Camera: Family Accused of Shoplifting from Concord Toy Store

The folks at Pot of Gold Collectibles and More of Concord are asking for the public's help in identifying a family that ripped off...

Overturned Vehicle Crash Sunday Morning Block Lanes on Highway 4 Near Laurel

At 4:20 am Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of an overturned vehicle crash on eastbound Highway 4 near Laurel.AMR arrived...

Community College District Receives Nearly $1.5 Million in Grants for Online Career Education

MARTINEZ, CA – The Contra Costa Community College District (District) has received nearly $1.5 million in competitive grants for distance education at Contra Costa...

Orinda: 1 Dead in Crash After Vehicle Engulfed in Flames

The California Highway Patrol is reporting that at approximately 9:00 pm Thursday, officers responded to a solo vehicle crash on westbound SR-24 near St....

Contra Costa Elections Host March 2020 Photo Contest

The Contra Costa Elections Division is kicking off what promises to be a busy election year in a fun, unique way.The office is holding...

Governor Newsom Signs Three of Assemblymember Bauer-Kahan’s Bills

Freshman legislator receives signatures on her first 3 bills on the Governor’s desk, which address deadly food allergens, gun safety and criminal justice reform...

Updated: Missing 93-Year-Old Man in Walnut Creek Located

The Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office announced that law enforcement officers are currently searching for a missing person believed to be in the area...

Hercules Police Arrest Pittsburg Man After Traffic Stop Nets Concealed AR Pistol

On Tuesday, the Hercules Police Department announced the arrest of Jesus Manuel Razo-Villanueva, a 31-year-old out of Pittsburg, after a traffic enforcement stop resulted...

Motorcyclist Injured in Highway 4 Crash near Bailey

At 8:00 am Tuesday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to a vehicle crash on westbound Highway 4 at Bailey.Upon arrival, firefighters reported...

Vehicle Crash Blocks 3-Lanes on Westbound Highway 4 at Port Chicago

At 8:56 am Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Firefighters responded to a report of a vehicle crash on westbound Highway 4 near...