BART Director Debora Allen Proposes Ban on Panhandling

On Thursday, BART Board of Director Debora Allen proposed an ordinance that would prohibit solicitation for money in the paid areas of BART.Allen announced...

San Ramon Police Say Man Sexually Battered Females While Riding County Connection Bus

The San Ramon Police Department reports that between August 12-14,  two adult females reported being sexually battered while riding the County Connection bus from...

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,...

Walnut Creek Man Sentenced To More Than Two Years In Prison For Mail Theft...

SAN FRANCISCO – Tyler Goforth was sentenced to 27 months in prison and ordered to pay restitution for his role in a conspiracy to...

Police Arrest Burglary Suspect Carrying Samurai Sword in Downtown Concord

On Tuesday, the Concord Police Department arrested a burglary suspect in downtown concord who was carrying a samurai sword when he was arrested.Concord Police...

Highway 4: Motorcyclist Sustains Injuries in Crash Near Bailey Road

At 6:30 am Wednesday, Contra Costa County Firefighters were dispatched to a report of a vehicle crash on westbound Highway 4 near Bailey in...

Aug 26: Rep. DeSaulnier to Host Town Hall on Climate Change and the Environment

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

Sheriff’s Office: Rodeo Man Arrested on Gun and Drug Charges

Martinez, CA -- Earlier this month, the CASE Team started an investigation into a person who allegedly possessed a handgun through an illegal transfer....

Concord Man Sentenced to 70 Years to Life For Molesting Child

Martinez, Calif. – Contra Costa County Superior Court Judge Lewis Davis sentenced defendant John Benny Gomez of Concord to 70 years to life in...

Nighttime Full Freeway Closures of Highway 4 Beginning August 23

Martinez, CA -- The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) and the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) are constructing the first phase of a multi-phased...

Contra Costa County Sheriff Investigating In-Custody Death

On Sunday, August 18, 2019, at about 11:20 PM, a Deputy Sheriff escorted a nurse to the cell of an inmate at the Martinez...

East Contra Costa Fire Average Response Time in July at 7:56 Minutes

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of July they had 620 service calls with an average response time...

Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office Delta Station Moves to Brentwood

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Delta Station will be in a new location effective Monday, August 19, 2019. The station house...

Choice in Aging President & CEO Appointed to Master Plan for Aging Stakeholder Advisory...

PLEASANT HILL - President & CEO Debbie Toth of Choice in Aging (CiA) was appointed to the prestigious inaugural Master Plan for Aging Stakeholder...

Contra Costa Animal Services Offering FREE Adoptions Saturday

Free adoptions of all animals at CCAS’ Martinez & Pinole adoption centers  Martinez, CA – Contra Costa Animal Services (CCAS) is teaming up with...

Park District Issues 10-Year Report on Measure WW Local Grant Program

Oakland, CA – The East Bay Regional Park District, consistent with its tradition of strong fiscal management and transparency, has published a 10-year report...

Peach Fruit Flies Detected Within Cities of Brentwood and Oakley

Contra Costa County, CA – The Contra Costa County Agricultural Commissioner, in cooperation with the California Department of Food and Agriculture and the United...

Contra Costa County Fire Increases Staffing on Busiest District Firetrucks

CONCORD, CALIF. – Contra Costa County Fire Protection District (Con Fire) this week announced three firetrucks across the District are now staffed with four...

Martinez: 4,600 PG&E Customers Without Power

At 8:15 am, PG&E reported that a power outage was impacting 4,609 customers and say the outage was caused by the weather according to...

East Bay: Heat Advisory Continues into Friday

The National Weather Service said Friday that a Heat Advisory will continue into Friday beginning from 7:27 am through 8:00 pm for the San...