July 7-11: Highway 4 Lane Closure Schedule

Here is a look at the road work scheduled for Highway 4 for the week of July 7-11 where there will be a lane...

One Patient Airlifted To Hospital After Three-Car Highway 4 Crash

At roughly 6:15 am, emergency crews responded to a three vehicle accident on the westbound direction of Highway 4 that left one person injured...

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...

Byron: Head-on Traffic Collision Injures Four Tuesday Morning

BYRON, Calif. - Traffic on Byron Highway was heavily congested for one and a half hours as CHP - Contra Costa and East Contra...

June 14 Event: Furry Friends Food Relief Program Moves to Brentwood

The Furry Friends Food Relief Program has a new home after moving from Antioch to 4505 O’Hara Avenue in Brentwood at Doggie Depot. On June...

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...

C.A.S.T. Day of Fishing in the Delta for Children with Disabilities

Rio Vista, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) invites you to join him on Saturday, June 15th at the “Catch A Special Thrill (C.A.S.T)...

Brentwood: Garbage Can Fire Damages Two Homes Monday Morning

At 7:04 am Monday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a report of a structure fire in the City of...

August: ECCFPD Response Times At 7:05 Minutes

In the month of August, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District ran a total of 576 calls with an average response time of...

June 6-12: Highway 4 Drivers to See Freeway and Lane Closures

Here is a look at this weeks construction schedule for Highway 4 which includes multiple lane closures and a closure on both Highway 4...

Keusch: Spaying and Neutering Can Save A Pets Life

Did you know that over 10 million family pets go missing every year? In fact, one will go missing every 2-seconds. One of three...

East County Runners Reported “Okay” After Boston Marathon Explosions

Rick Hurd of the Contra Costa Times is reporting that a Brentwood woman competed in her first Boston Marathon today and had just completed...

East Contra Costa County’s “Spooky” Places

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Tri Delta Transit Buses to Operate a Holiday Schedule in Observance of Thanksgiving

In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, all Tri Delta Transit buses will operate a holiday/Sunday schedule on Thursday, November 27 AND Friday, November 28....

Police Spend New Year’s Going From Call To Call

East Contra Costa County  celebrated the New Year last night as police and emergency personnel were busy going from call to call for a...

Bay Point: Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shooting That Leaves Two Wounded

On Monday at about 7:50 PM, Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff dispatch received a report of a shooting on Clement Avenue in...

ECCFPD Punts Decision on Elected Board for Second Time

For the second time, the appointed East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board failed to make a final decision on moving to an elected...

After Year of Recovery in Knightsen, Mystery Released Back into the Wild

Art Michel, our media production editor, was out in Knightsen over the Labor Day Holiday weekend to share the story of local animal advocates...

Press Release: ECCFPD to Temporarily Close Downtown Brentwood Fire Station

OAKLEY—The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to temporarily close Fire Station 54 in Brentwood to...

Tonight: Bird Watching Event at Big Break Regional Shoreline

The Friends of Mash Creek Watershed will be hosting a bird watching event tonight at Big Break Regional Shoreline starting at 7:00 pm. Mike...