Shallow, Magnitude 2.9 Quake Strikes Near Mount DiabloA shallow earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 2.9 struck Contra Costa County early Monday morning.
East Bay Homeowners On The Hook For Costly Repairs To County Storm DrainsHomeowners in Contra Costa County were shocked to learn they are responsible for leaking sewage pipes under or near their property. The repairs can cost tens of thousands of dollars.
CHP Officer Hurt In Multi-Car Crash On Highway 4 In ConcordA California Highway Patrol officer was hurt when a car plowed into a crash scene under investigation on Highway 4 in Contra Costa County.
'Swatting' Prank 911 Call Led Officers to Storm House in HerculesGuns drawn, police officers stormed a house in Hercules on Dec. 27 after they received a 911 call. It turned out to be a prank known as "swatting."
Man Caught On Camera Siphoning Gas From Contra Costa County VanAuthorities need help identifying a man who has siphoned gasoline several times from a van used to take children to and from family visitations in Contra Costa County.
East Bay Program Subsidizes Low-Income Families Eating HealthyA government program that gives low-income families in the Bay Area a chance to eat healthier practically for free doesn't get many takers, but some workers involved in the program are try to change that.
Bay Area Cities, Counties Receive Sanctuary Warning Letters From DOJThe cities of San Francisco, Berkeley and Fremont were among 29 jurisdictions nationwide to receive sanctuary warning letters from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Richmond Touts 'Micropads' For Homeless, But Unsure Where To Put ThemAn East Bay city is looking to take people off the streets by creating tiny homes for the homeless, but some say it won't even make a dent in dealing with the issue.
New Ordinances In Contra Costa Clamp Down On Recreational PotA vote in Contra Costa County Tuesday afternoon put some significant restrictions on recreational pot sales.
East Bay Judge Faces More Misconduct ChargesA Contra Costa County judge who has previously been disciplined five times by a judicial commission now faces two new charges of ethics violations.
Danville Woman Found Dead In Byron Last Week Died Of Gunshot WoundA 37-year-old Danville woman who was found dead last week near the unincorporated Contra Costa County community of Byron died of a gunshot wound, county sheriff's officials said Monday.
Lightning Knocks Out Power In Santa Rosa; Damages Brentwood HomeA low pressure system fired pulses of unstable weather into the Bay Area Wednesday morning, triggering lightning storms that damaged a home in Brentwood and knocked out power to a Santa Rosa neighborhood