A Pittsburg police officer responding to a bank robbery got into a crash with two other cars and a motorcycle that sent five people to the hospital Monday afternoon, Pittsburg police said.
An evacuation order in Pittsburg has been lifted Wednesday evening after a leak on a railcar at a Union Pacific Railroad yard that was initially thought to be flammable propane turned out to be lubricating oil, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District official.
A Pittsburg woman’s handmade Christmas gifts for her grandchildren were stolen by a modern-day Grinch.
Evelyn Arms has been knitting slippers to give to her grandchildren as Christmas gifts ever since last summer. All that handiwork was lost, when thieves broke into her Pittsburg home and stole them. All 17 pairs!
Where To Watch ‘The Interview’ Streaming Online Christmas Eve, and In Bay Area Theaters Christmas Day
After pulling “The Interview” from theatrical release in the face of terrorist threats traced to North Korea, Sony confirms it is changing plans and releasing the film online on Christmas Eve and in limited theaters on Christmas Day after all.
A 17-year-old boy was arrested in connection with a shooting that killed one person and injured two others outside a Pittsburg home on Sunday night, a police captain said Monday.
BART and AC Transit announced a one-year pilot program that expands overnight bus service between San Francisco and the East Bay with a farther reach in each direction and more frequent running service.
BART shut down service in both directions between Pleasant Hill and Pittsburg/Bay Point after a body was found on the tracks Monday morning, an agency spokeswoman said.
A 16-year-old boy is in critical condition Wednesday after being shot in the head in Pittsburg on Tuesday night.
Parts of the Martinez, Pittsburg and Bay Point waterfronts will be fogged Tuesday evening in an ongoing effort to control mosquito populations in the area and prevent the spread of West Nile virus.