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.
Firefighters contained a two-alarm fire that burned two houses in Discovery Bay Wednesday evening, a fire chief said.
Authorities say a man and a woman died after the SUV they were traveling in flipped into an irrigation ditch near far eastern Contra Costa County.
Two men killed in the crash of a two-seat, custom-made experimental plane near Byron on Tuesday have been identified, the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office said Friday.
Federal and local investigators on Wednesday returned to the site near Brentwood where an experimental plane crashed on Tuesday, killing two people.
Two people were killed in a plane crash near Brentwood Tuesday afternoon, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said.
An ongoing investigation led to the arrests Wednesday of three Eastern Contra Costa County men on suspicion of child pornography possession, a Brentwood police sergeant said Thursday.
Two girls playing in the water in Discovery Bay were injured Saturday morning when a hydrofoil broke apart and hit them.
Sheriff’s deputies arrested two suspects in Discovery Bay Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery of a local Safeway gas station last Sunday.
Three of four juveniles who escaped from a youth detention center in east Contra Costa County on Monday were back in custody Tuesday, according to a sheriff’s spokesman.