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Bay Point Vegetation Fire Burns 37 Acres Before Firefighters Contain It

A fire burned 37 acres in windy conditions in Bay Point before being contained Monday afternoon, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said.

07/27/2015

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20 Acre Brush Fire Allowed To Burn Near Bay Point; 3rd Recent Fire In Same Location

Firefighters allowed a small brush fire to consume roughly 20 acres of vegetation on Wednesday after responding to the same location near Bay Point for the third time in recent weeks, a fire official said Thursday.

07/23/2015

A view of the water on San Francisco Bay.   (Credit, Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Sheriff’s Deputies Swim For Shore After Boat Sinks Near Bay Point

No deputies were injured when a sheriff’s office patrol boat began taking on water and sank near Bay Point on Wednesday morning, a sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.

07/02/2015

Passengers wait to board buses at the Concord BART station after a downed power line shut down service on an East Bay line. (Bay City News)

BART Service Restored On Pittsburg/Bay Point Line In East Bay After Fire Near Tracks

PG&E was working to restore power to customers in Walnut Creek Thursday evening after downed lines caused an outage that shut down BART service for around two hours and affected as many as 3,000 customers.

06/25/2015

Police at the scene of a deadly shooting at the Willow Pass Road onramp to Highway 4 in Bay Point, June 24, 2015. (CBS)

2nd Deadly Shooting In 5 Days On Busy East Bay Highway; Both May Be Gang-Related

Authorities believe a drive-by shooting in Bay Point on Tuesday night that claimed the life of a 19-year-old Concord woman could be related to a fatal shooting on Saturday, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s captain said.

06/24/2015

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BART Approves Budget For Longer, More Frequent Trains On East Bay Lines

BART’s Board of Directors passed a new $1.6 billion budget Thursday that promises longer and more frequent trains for riders of two East Bay lines beginning in September.

06/12/2015

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Stabbing At Pittsburg/Bay Point BART Station Briefly Haults Service

BART police are investigating a stabbing at the Pittsburg Bay Point station Sunday that briefly halted service in the area, according to BART police.

05/25/2015

Police and emergency crews at La Finca Restaurant in Bay Point after a trucker plowed into a crowd, killing 1 and injuring 8 people. (CBS)

CoCo County Sheriff Names Suspect Who Allegedly Backed Truck Over 9 People In Bay Point, Killing 1

The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office has identified 21-year-old Martin Bretado-Munoz as the suspect in a collision outside a Bay Point restaurant that killed one person and left eight others injured early Saturday.

05/03/2015

Library-A-Go-Go machines restored at BART stations, shopping center on March 25th, 2015

‘Robotic’ Libraries Return To BART Stations, Shopping Center

Apparently replacing a librarian with an Italian robotic vending machine is a lot harder than it sounds, and it sounds hard enough, but today, the three Library-A-Go-Go machines are back up and running at El Cerrito Del Norte BART, the Discovery Bay Sandy Cove Shopping Center, and the Pittsburg/Bay Point BART station.

03/27/2015

Jose Simentel. (Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office)

Registered Sex Offender Found In Bay Point Girl’s Bedroom, Faces New Charges

A Bay Point father found a 29-year-old registered sex offender in his 12-year-old daughter’s bedroom late last month, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office.

12/05/2014

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