California Population Stands at 39.4 Million, Contra Costa Sees Growth

SACRAMENTO – California’s population grew by 295,000 people between July 1, 2015 and July 1, 2016 to total 39.4 million, according to official population...

Sunday: Free Screening of “Behind the Orange Curtain”

There is a free community event on Sunday March 10 from 2:00-4:00 pm at the Brenden Threature in Concord as there will be a...

East Contra Costa Fire Set to Receive $730k in New Funding After Tax Transfer...

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a property tax transfer of $732,000 into the East Contra Costa Fire Protection...

Contra Costa Today Ep 014: Debbie Toth Talks Choice in Aging

On this episode, I talk with Debbie Toth of the non-profit Choice in Aging organization in Contra Costa County. They run The Bedford Center...

State Test Scores Improve for Contra Costa Students

State standardized test results for students in Contra Costa County show increases in both math and English Language Arts, according to the California Assessment...

TRUTH Act Community Forum Highlights Data, Residents Express Concerns

Martinez, Ca— The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors met on Tuesday to hold a TRUTH Act Forum, in which several reports were given...

Meals on Wheels Diablo Region Seeks Donations

This week, Meals on Wheels Diablo Region announced it has been chosen to participate in Travis Credit Union Foundation’s Community Funding Initiative. If you make...

Local Wineries Score Big in San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

With more than 7,100 entries in the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, local wines from Contra Costa, Clarksburg, Livermore and Lodi held their own...

BART on Hiring Blitz for Engineers to Manage Transbay Tube Retrofit Work and More

BART is on a hiring blitz for engineers who will manage projects underwater, in the air, on the ground and in the hills. Bridges. Tunnels. High-voltage....

Contra Costa Man Convicted of Sex Trafficking and Pimping Charges

SANTA ANA – A Contra Costa County man was convicted Friday of sex trafficking, pimping and pandering charges after he trafficked a northern California...

BART Announces Face Coverings Now Required

County health orders in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, and San Mateo now require all riders to wear face coverings inside BART stations and...

Contra Costa County Lifts Countywide 8:00 pm Curfew

On Thursday Contra Costa County lifted its 8:00 pm curfew that was put in place earlier in the week according to County Supervisors Karen...

Tipsy Tow Returns for Thanksgiving Day

Walnut Creek -- AAA wants Californians to start the holidays safely. The safety advocate is urging motorists to plan for a safe ride home before...

Contra Costa Health Services Expects to See New Cases of Coronavirus in Contra Costa

In a letter to the community on Monday, Contra Costa Health Services expressed their concern about the spread of COVID-19 across the US and...

Partnership Aims to Ease Contra Costa Traffic Congestion

Contra Costa County, CA – The Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) has announced an exciting partnership with Scoop Technologies. CCTA will utilize its transportation...

County Health Officials Link Two More Measles Cases to UC Berkeley Student

Two relatives of a UC Berkeley student who contracted measles earlier this month have also come down with the disease, Contra Costa Health Services...

Richmond Police Seek Public’s Help in Locating Murder Suspect

The Richmond Police Department are asking for the public's help in locating Lawyer Dushan McBride who is wanted on a $2 million warrant for...

Concord: Murder Charge Filed Against Man in Fatal Nov 5 DUI Collision

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office and the Concord Police Department announce that Bo Steven Robledo of Selma, California has...

Contra Costa Health to Allow More Business Openings

Thanks to substantial progress being made in the fight against COVID-19, Contra Costa County residents can go back to work, shop at local retail...

July 25-29: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between July 25-29 which will see lane, ramp and local street closures. FULL...