Updated: Naked Swimmer Causes Early Morning Commotion

I spoke with Amanda Dove this morning and she is reporting that some Discovery Bay residents were awoken to a naked swimmer who was...

New Citizens Committee Formed To Focus on Fire District Funding

Brentwood, CA -- A group of area residents has formed a grass roots citizens action committee to identify and implement methods to better fund...

Bay Point: 25 Cars Damaged in Car Lot Fire

The Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that 25 cars were damaged in a fire Tuesday morning that began at a car lot in...

Marsh Creek Road Shut Down After 3-Acre Vegetation Fire

A vegetation fire that struck at 4:41 am Friday has shut down Marsh Creek Road and commuters are being encouraged to find alternate routes....

Week of Sept 14: Highway 4 Construction Schedule

This weeks construction on Highway 4 will have ramp closures at Sand Creek Tuesday evening from 8:00 pm to 4:00 am while all lanes...

Kathryn Nance Officially Announces for 9th Congressional District

Stockton Police Officers Association President and 18 year member of the Stockton PD announces run to represent California's 9th Congressional District in 2016. (Stockton, CA)-Kathryn...

Contra Costa Fire Chief Talks Fire Services, Reducing Aid to East Contra Costa Fire

On Thursday, Contra Costa Fire Chief Jeff Carman spoke to the Antioch Rotary Club about the fire district and a variety of issues facing...

Local Swap Group Offers Amazing Deals

Everyone likes a good deal and the East County Families Swap and Sale Group has provided an opportunity for members to claim household goods...

ECCFPD: New Hires Nearly Ready to Serve

East County will soon have the temporary benefit of our fifth fire station in Brentwood re-opening in early May; however, 11-new hires must first...

Updated: Readers Share Photographs From Hail Storm

As thunderstorms hit East Contra Costa County Tuesday afternoon, hail began falling around 1:30 pm at a high rates for a short while. Hail...

Frazier Introduces First Measure, Assembly Bill 287, To Honor Vietnam Veterans

Assemblyman Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) is holding true to his campaign motto in putting “People Before Politics” as his he introduced his first Assembly Bill...

East Contra Costa Fire Board Set to Discuss Board Size, Districts, Election Timeline

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection Board of Directors will discuss the transition from an appointed board to an elected board, its...

ECCFPD Limits Camino Diablo Vegetation Fire to 2 Acres

At 4:38 pm, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a reported fire on Camino Diablo in Brentwood located somewhere between Marsh Creek...

Congressman McNerney, Assemblyman Frazier To Host Expo for Small Business Owners

Washington, D.C. –  Congressman Jerry McNerney announced that he will join California Assemblyman Jim Frazier to host a half-day workshop for small business owners...

Updated: Where to View the Best Christmas Light Displays in East County

By popular demand of our readers, we have created a list of Christmas light displays throughout Antioch, Brentwood and Oakley which we have shown...

AAA: Temperatures Rising but Gas Prices Expected to Slide

On Monday, AAA announced that the national average price for unleaded gasoline has continued to move downward with the national average price being $2.39...

Man Killed, Woman Wounded in Friday Night Bay Point Shooting

On Friday at about 9:39 PM, deputy sheriffs responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Marin Avenue and Willlow Pass Road...

East County Little League: Plays of the Week

Here are the "Plays of the Week" from the East County Little League as they put out a nice graphic highlighting the first week...

And the Photo Caption Contest Winner Is…

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East County Little League to Hold Final Tryouts Today

Our last tryouts will be held today, Saturday January 11th! We accept players ages 4-14. Tryouts are for 7-12 year olds and will be...