Pleasant Hill

A BART train is stopped on the tracks between Concord and North Concord stations after the discovery of a body alongside the tracks, November 3, 2014. (CBS)

Body Found On East Bay BART Tracks; Service Recovering After Partial Shutdown

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.

11/03/2014

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Pleasant Hill Woman Suffers Burns In 1-Alarm Apartment Fire

A woman suffered minor burns in a one-alarm apartment fire in Pleasant Hill Sunday afternoon, a fire official said.

10/19/2014

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Police Arrest Pleasant Hill Man Who Allegedly Booby-Trapped Home With Bombs After Attempting To Kidnap His Girlfriend

A Pleasant Hill man was arrested outside of his home after he allegedly tried to kidnap his girlfriend in Concord and officers found his residence had been booby-trapped with improvised explosive devices.

10/15/2014

(L-R) Mary Louise Weller, John Belushi & Martha Smith in "National Lampoon’s Animal House" (credit: Everett Collection/Rex Features/Universal Pictures)

17 Of The Craziest College Courses Currently Offered

“Advance Sailing,” anyone? – Find some these interesting courses here in the Bay Area…

09/13/2014

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BART Service Returns To Normal For Morning Commute On Pittsburg/Bay Point Line

Service was disrupted through the Tuesday evening commute after a train was taken out of service near the Pleasant Hill station, after it had a problem with a wheel component.

08/27/2014

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Pleasant Hill Man Arrested For Alleged Burglary Attempts In Concord Neighborhood

A 30-year-old Pleasant Hill man was arrested after allegedly trying to burglarize homes in Concord’s Dana Farms neighborhood early Wednesday morning, a police lieutenant said.

08/20/2014

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Lafayette Man Convicted Of Child Molestation For Lewd Acts With Pleasant Hill Girls

A Lafayette man has been convicted of multiple counts of child molestation for lewd and lascivious acts on two girls in Pleasant Hill, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said Wednesday.

08/06/2014

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Thieves Target Catalytic Converters At East Bay BART Station Parking Lots

A string of catalytic converter thefts from Bay Area Rapid Transit parking lots have commuters wondering just how vulnerable they are.

07/31/2014

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Pleasant Hill Neighbors Say Proposed 4-Story Hilton Is Just Too Tall

Hilton wants to build a new, 4-story hotel in Pleasant Hill. Neighbors hate the idea.

07/30/2014

Two cats up for adoption play at the Contra Costa Humane Society, (Mike Sugerman/CBS)

Contra Costa Humane Society Urges Adoptions As Dogs, Cats Face Euthanasia At Crowded Shelters

Animal shelters around the Bay Area are seeing an influx of dogs and cats to the point of overcrowding, and are urging people to consider adopting or fostering an animal.

07/28/2014

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