Brentwood City Council Pulls Permit for Long-Operating Natural Gas PipelineThe Brentwood City Council this week declined to renew a lease with an energy company that pipes natural gas through the city.
Amtrak Train Slams Into Semi Truck Near BrentwoodAn Amtrak train smashed into a semi truck splitting it in two Tuesday morning on the tracks just east of Brentwood.
5 Newborn Kittens Plucked Out Of Car Engine Compartment At Brentwood Fire StationA woman and son who visited an East Bay fire station to report a cat inside their vehicle's engine compartment were told they were quite mistaken .. it was actually five cats.
Fire Crews Battle Wind-Fueled House Fire in Rural BrentwoodEast Contra Costa fire crews were at the scene of a fire at a home in rural Brentwood Tuesday afternoon, according to authorities.
Suspect Arrested In Fatal Double Shooting In El SobranteA suspect was arrested in a shooting in El Sobrante last week that left one person dead and a second victim with critical injuries, authorities said Wednesday.
Minor Injuries Reported After Car Crashes Into Brentwood Yogurt ShopFire officials in Contra Costa County reported that a driver suffered minor injuries late Tuesday morning after crashing their vehicle into a yogurt shop located at a Brentwood shopping center.
Brentwood Leaders Support Consolidation of Contra Costa County Fire DepartmentsThe city of Brentwood and some smaller communities in east Contra Costa County are expected to endorse a plan to merge their fire department into the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District this week.
Former Chipotle Restaurant Manager Accused In Sex Assault; Additional Victims SoughtBrentwood police investigators are seeking additional victims possibly associated with a sex crimes investigation that is focused on a 35-year-old Hercules man who is a former manager of several Bay Area Chipotle restaurants.
Boy in Brentwood Charged With Stabbing Death of His FatherA boy was charged with murder for allegedly stabbing his father to death inside a Contra Costa County home.
Brentwood Juvenile Allegedly Stabs Father To Death During ArgumentA Brentwood juvenile was in custody and his father dead after a verbal altercation turned deadly on Saturday morning, authorities said.
Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Worth $2.3M Bought At Brentwood Gas StationA Mega Millions lottery ticket purchased at a gas station in Brentwood for Tuesday's drawing is now worth more than $2.3 million, California Lottery officials said.
Crash Along Vasco Road Near Brentwood Kills 19-Year-Old DriverAn overnight crash between two vehicles on Vasco Road in eastern Contra Costa County killed one driver and injured the other driver, the California Highway Patrol said Tuesday.
Two Injured In Fiery Saturday Night Brentwood CrashTwo people were injured Saturday night in a two-vehicle collision in a rural area near Brentwood, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District said.
Three Injured In Early Sunday Highway 4 Crash In BrentwoodThree people were hospitalized, one with major injuries, following a two-vehicle collision early Sunday morning on state Highway 4 in Brentwood.
East Contra Costa Election Results: Incumbents Fall In Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley, PittsburgShifting attitudes on local police reform, development, homelessness and other issues combined to end the public service of a number of officials in Antioch, Pittsburg, Brentwood and Oakley in the wake of the November election.