$31k CalRecyle Grant Assists Farm and Ranch Illegal Dumping Efforts

In February 2019, the Contra Costa Resource Conservation District (CCRCD) applied to CalRecycle’s Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant Program on...

Belmont Police Arrest 4 in Connection with Identity Theft

An identity theft victim's quick call to police Thursday, lead to the arrest of four suspects, the recovery of hundreds of pieces of stolen...

Risk Grows as Birds, Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus

CONCORD, CA - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District is reporting mosquitoes from Oakley and Discovery Bay and two dead birds from Discovery...
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Tip: How to Better Promote Your Event and Raise Awareness

In this video, I break down event promotion and marketing basics for those trying to get more exposure for your events and in some...

Supervisor Piepho Invites You To Help Contra Costa Fight Hunger

For every $1 donated, the Food Bank is able to distribute $4 of nutritious food. Food Bank serves 1 in 8 residents. $0.96 of...

June 27 – July 1: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 between June 27 - July 1 which will see lane, ramp and...

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Saturday in the Bay Area

A third straight  Spare the Air Alert is in effect for Saturday, October 9 for the San Francisco Bay Area. The 26th of the...

Firefighters Battle Two Acre Fire on Bethel Island

At 7:18 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to the 1440 block of Sugar Barge Road on Bethel Island for...

Task Force: East Contra Costa Fire Utility User Tax Plan Polls Poorly

On Wednesday, Gus Vina, City Manager of Brentwood released polling results on the idea of a Utility User Tax to assist the East Contra...

Nov. 13-16: Road Work Set for Vasco Road

Contra Costa County Public Works Department will perform roadwork on Vasco Road from the Alameda County line north to Camino Diablo Road November 13-16,...

Aug. 10: County Elections to Host County Services Summer Block Party

MARTINEZ – Contra Costa County residents will have an opportunity this month to access a wide variety of County Services at one single location...

El Cerrito: 85-Year-Old Shoots Home Intruder in the Head, Others Escape

El Cerrito Officers responded to a call of a residential burglary. The 85 year old resident reported that he was home alone when he...

Letter: Coalition Works Countywide to Elect District Attorney Diana Becton

From Richmond to Antioch, organizations work to elect the first African-American and first woman  to the officeA coalition of nonprofits, advocacy groups, and labor...

Dec. 2: Morgan Territory Road Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The public is invited to join Contra Costa Supervisor Diane Burgis and the Contra Costa County Public Works Department in celebrating the completion of...

Martinez Police Say Reckless Driving Results in Discovery of Illegal Firearms

The Martinez Police Department say that at roughly 12:49 am Saturday, two officers were on patrol when they saw a car in the intersection...

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Friday

A Spare the Air alert is in effect, Friday June 23, 2017 for the San Francisco Bay Area—the fifth of the summer season.Concentrations of...

Saturday: National Weather Service Issues Freeze Warning

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning which will go into effect from tonight to 9:00 am Saturday. The freeze watch will...

Fourth Straight Spare the Air Alert Issued

A  Winter Spare the Air Alert has been issued for Thursday across the Bay Area--the fourth in a row.Wood burning is banned both indoors...

Clayton: Overturned Vehicle Crash Blocks Portion of Marsh Creek Road

At 6:50 am Monday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and CALFIRE were dispatched to a report of an overturned vehicle crash on Marsh...

Celebration Marks Completion of Highway 4 Widening Projects

Antioch, CA – A community celebration and ribbon cutting Wednesday morning marked the completion of the Highway 4 Widening Projects, a six-year-long collaborative endeavor...