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...

Congressman DeSaulnier to Host Immigration Town Hall in Concord

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host an Immigration Town Hall on August 22nd at 6:30 p.m. at...

Contra Costa College President VanderWoude Resigns

MARTINEZ — The Governing Board of the Contra Costa Community College District (District) and Dr. Katrina VanderWoude have agreed that she will resign as...

Rodeo: Three Shot in Early Morning Shooting

On Wednesday morning at about 1:05 am, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff dispatch received multiple calls of a shooting on the...

East Bay: Heat Advisory in Effect Through Thursday

The National Weather Service confirmed Wednesday that a Heat Advisory is in effect from 11:00 am today through 8:00 pm Thursday for the San...

Meals on Wheels Diablo Region Needs Volunteer Drivers for East County Routes

Walnut Creek, CA – Meals on Wheels Diablo Region (MOWDR) announced Tuesday that they have an immediate need for volunteer drivers to deliver meals...

Antioch: Park Rangers Quick Actions Nets Arson Arrest

On Tuesday, the East Bay Regional Park District announced the arrest of Jesus Israel Reyes-Ambriz, 38, who allegedly started a vegetation fire on the...

Bethel Island: Firefighters Make Quick Work of Vegetation Fire

At 3:45 pm Tuesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vegetation fire in a field at...

East Bay: Heat Advisory Issued Through Thursday

On Tuesday, the National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory from 11:00 am Wednesday through 8:00 pm Thursday for the San Francisco Bay Area.Temperatures...

Walnut Creek Police Seek Help Identifying Apple Store Thieves

The Walnut Creek Police released photographs Tuesday of three female suspects who entered the Apple Store in Walnut Creek on August 11 and stole...

Contra Costa County Releases Wildfire Preparedness and Evacuation Guide

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office today announced availability of an informative, 16-page online Contra Costa County Residents...

Facility Dog “Bear” Joins District Attorney’s Office to Assist Victims of Crime

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office is excited to announce a facility dog “Bear,” trained by Canine Companions for Independence,...

Vasco Road Work Set for Mid-September, Other Projects Begin Aug. 19

Brentwood, CA – Contra Costa County Public Works will begin construction on the Contra Costa County Local Streets and Roads Preservation Project. The project...

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...