PG&E Crews Restore Power After East Bay OutagePG&E crews have restored power in Contra Costa County late Wednesday morning after an outage that at one point was affecting about 19,000 customers, according to utility officials.
Southern Caterer Big Country Kitchen Opens New Concord DinerA local catering company has opened a classic American diner with some Southern flair in Concord. Located at 3399 Clayton Road, the fresh addition is called Big Country Kitchen.
Model Rocket Sparks Grass Fire In ConcordA grass fire in Concord on Monday evening was sparked by a model rocket, and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District investigators are asking for the public’s help in determining who started it.
Man Who Held Family At Gunpoint Killed By Police After Standoff In PittsburgA man was fatally shot by police in Pittsburg after he allegedly held his family at gunpoint, shot a relative, abducted his wife and child and led officers on a brief chase, authorities said.
VIDEO: Search For Concord Bank Robbery SuspectConcord police searched Wednesday for a brazen bank robbery suspect who was captured on surveillance video stuffing a bag full of cash at Wells Fargo Bank branch in August.
Concord Hopes Ceramic Botts' Dots Will Make Streets Unfriendly For SideshowsContra Costa County's Public Works wants to install Botts' dots in Concord. They hope the ceramic domes will become such an annoyance for sideshow participants that they will stop doing them.
New Cellphone Thefts Reported At East Bay StoresAnother series of cellphone store thefts have been reported in the East Bay, days after authorities announced arrest warrants against 17 people in a rash of burglaries at Apple retail stores in California.
3 Sought In Concord T-Mobile Store HeistThree suspects are being sought for the theft of approximately $6,000 worth of cell phones, tablets and other devices Monday night from a T-Mobile store in Concord.