A man had entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money from the clerk, who works at the store. After the clerk gave him the money, he it the clerk in the face with his gun.
A Pleasant Hill resident is the first on his block to have a golf-course green lawn thanks to spray paint, but don’t worry, it’s eco-friendly.
Neighbors are teed off over a plan for a disc golf course in Pleasant Hill’s Paso Nogal Park.
An East Bay resident reported minor damage after one of three earthquakes struck Wednesday morning.
A mother, with her two children in tow, interrupted a burglary inside her home on Tuesday, leading to the eventual arrest of the burglar, police said Wednesday.
The Humane Society of the U.S. is offering a $5,000 reward for information on the animal cruelty suspect or suspects who sealed three 5-week-old terrier puppies in a garbage bag and left them to die in a Pleasant Hill park last week.
Three very young terrier puppies are alive and well after being found in a trash bag Tuesday near a garbage can in Pleasant Hill’s Paso Nogal Park, Contra Costa County animal control officials said.
Tuesday’s high winds are wreaking havoc on BART tracks causing complete shutdowns in San Francisco’s Mission, and in the East Bay.
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 woman suffered minor burns in a one-alarm apartment fire in Pleasant Hill Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.