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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

A North Pacific rattlesnake (Croatalus oreganus oreganus) (Mike Spencer/Sonoma County Reptile Rescue)

Pittsburg Toddler Bitten By Backyard Rattlesnake Recovering At Hospital

Officials say a 2-year-old girl bitten by a rattlesnake in the East Bay is in stable condition.

06/11/2015

A stolen senior transport bus is stopped after traveling the wrong way on westbound state Highway 4 near the Loveridge Road exit, June 10, 2015. (Antioch Police Dept.)

High-Speed Pursuit Of Stolen Senior Transport Bus Ends With Pittsburg Man’s Arrest

A Pittsburg man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly stealing a senior transport bus in Antioch and leading officers on a high-speed pursuit that ended in three separate collisions, including one with a school bus, police said.

06/10/2015

A poisonous rattlesnake. (YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Rattlesnake Bites Toddler In Pittsburg Backyard

A Pittsburg toddler was airlifted to a hospital after suffering a bite from a rattlesnake Tuesday evening, according to firefighters.

06/10/2015

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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

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Pittsburg Man In Stolen Car Leads CHP, Sheriff’s Deputies On Chase Through Napa County

Napa County law enforcement agencies pursued a Pittsburg man who was driving a stolen vehicle early Sunday morning.

05/11/2015

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Police Activity – Not Earthquakes – Blamed For East Bay BART Trains Delays

Police activity at the Lafayette BART station caused major delays for trains Wednesday morning, an agency dispatcher said.

05/06/2015

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Pittsburg Homeowner Shoots, Kills Two Men During Possible Burglary Attempt

Two people were shot and killed by a Pittsburg homeowner Friday evening during what police are saying might have been an interrupted burglary attempt.

05/01/2015

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

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Crews Clean Up Chemical Plume Release At Dow Pittsburg Plant

More than 20 workers worked to clean up an unintended chemical release at Dow Chemical’s waterfront processing facility in Pittsburg Friday afternoon.

03/27/2015

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