Heat Wave: Brentwood Wilts Under Withering TemperaturesOn the edge of the Delta, Brentwood is getting scorched in this weekend's heatwave. Residents there say the feeling is a familiar one.
Woman Dies, Man Severely Injured In Horrific Brentwood Crash A 72-year-old Brentwood woman died Sunday afternoon and another driver was severely injured in a collision at Brentwood Boulevard and Grant Street, officials said.
City Slickers Lose Their Cool Picking Cherries in Brentwood During Heat WaveFor many in the Bay Area, harvesting their own cherries at you-pick farms like the Bacchini Fruit Tree in Brentwood is a Memorial Day weekend tradition. But temps over 100 degrees? Not so much.
Brentwood Combats Drought By Offering Free Recycled Water To ResidentsStarted during the last water shortage, an innovative program in Brentwood offering recycled water to residents is once again growing in popularity amid a new drought.
Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Minors In Brentwood; Additional Victims SoughtPolice in Brentwood have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting minors nearly a decade ago, and authorities believe there are additional victims.
Gunfire Erupts As Raucous Sideshows Break Out Across Eastern Contra Costa CountyGunfire erupted early Sunday at an illegal sideshow in Pittsburg as officers in four Contra Costa County cities responded to several raucous gatherings that led to citations, towed impounded vehicles and an arrest after a police pursuit.
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.