Sen. Dodd’s Insurance Claims Streamlining Bill Signed by Governor

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation from Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, to streamline the residential insurance claims process for victims of disasters including...

Contra Costa Health Reports 8,760 Coronavirus Cases, 136 Deaths

On Friday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 8,760 cases of coronavirus resulting in 136 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa Health Reports 6,202 Coronavirus Cases, Testing Positivity Rate at 6.1%

On Wednesday the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 6,202 cases of coronavirus resulting in 102 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Kaiser Permanente Antioch, Walnut Creek Maternity Care Rated Among Best in the Nation

Newsweek’s “Best Maternity Care Hospitals 2020” report recognizes Kaiser Permanente Northern California hospitals for exceptional care to mothers, babies and families ANTIOCH, Calif., – Kaiser...

Center for American Liberty Sues Gov. Newsom Over School Facility Closure

Los Angeles -- On behalf of plaintiffs Matthew Brach, Alison Walsh, John Ziegler, Kenneth Fleming, Erica Sephton, Lacee Beaulieu, Jesse Petrilla, Roger Hackett, and...

Video: Student-Teacher Panel Discussion in Brentwood

Here is the video from yesterdays student and teacher panel in the City of Brentwood held on Tuesday in City Park. The panel was...

Bay Point Man Charged And Detained On Charges Of Distributing Child Pornography

OAKLAND - Sergio Luiz Cruz Esparza was charged with distribution of child pornography in a criminal complaint, announced United States Attorney David L. Anderson...

Legislation Introduced to End Mandatory Jail and Prison Sentences for Nonviolent Drug Offenders

Sacramento - Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) today announced the introduction of SB 378, legislation that would end mandatory jail and prison sentences for nonviolent...

Antioch: Man Sustains Burns in Highway 4 Vehicle Fire, Small Vegetation Fire Ignites in...

At 8:45 am Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a vehicle fire on westbound Highway 4 near...

Antioch: Two Injured After Jet Ski Collides with Bass Boat on Delta Waters

At 7:22 pm Wednesday, Contra Costa County Fire and the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office responded to Fulton Shipyard Marina in Antioch after a...

Livermore: 1 Dead in I-580 Traffic Crash, All Lanes Blocked

At 6:21 am Sunday, the California Highway Patrol responded to eastbound I-580 in Livermore at the First Street on-ramp for a traffic crash.CHP arrived...

Ting Introduces Bill To Fix California’s Beverage Container Recycling Program

California’s recycling program for bottles and cans is broken. As people find it more and more difficult to get their CRV deposits back, an...

Swalwell Statement on Judiciary Committee’s Approval of Articles of Impeachment

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Eric Swalwell (CA-15), a member of the House Committee on the Judiciary and of House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence,...

ATF: $20k Reward Offered for Information on Orinda Mass Shooting

On Thursday, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) announced a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest...

Brentwood POA Issues Statement on Urban Limit Lines

The following statement was put out by the Brentwood Police Officers Association over the weekend regarding Brentwood Measure L in an effort to educate...

PG&E Says Damage and Hazards Found after Safety Shutoff Confirm that Turning Off Power...

San Francisco, Calif. — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) released photos of wind-related damage and hazards that were found during inspections following last...

Daily Question: Should California College Athletes Be Paid?

Daily Question: Should California College Athletes be paid?The Fair Pay to Play Act, which grants to California college athletes the same right Olympic athletes...

AAA: Gas Prices Trending Cheaper While California Goes Up

Two weeks after attacks on major Saudi Arabian oil facilities, the majority of Americans are starting to see signs of gas prices trending cheaper....

24-Year-Old Danville Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charge

On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force, comprised of the Danville Police, Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office, San...

Brentwood: Child Airlifted to Hospital After Being Struck by Vehicle

At 7:05 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle vs. pedestrian at Trailside Drive...