Pittsburg Bar Owner Charged With Violating Health Order, Operating With Suspended Alcohol LicenseThe owner of a Pittsburg bar was charged Monday with violating the county health officer order related to COVID-19 by allowing the bar to be open for indoor use, authorities said.
Pittsburg Police Arrest Suspect In Brutal Screwdriver Stabbing AttackPolice in Pittsburg arrested an assault suspect Thursday afternoon after he allegedly stabbed the victim unprovoked with a screwdriver, causing a collapsed lung authorities said.
Firefighters Extingiush Blaze At Contra Costa County Recycling Center Fire crews extinguished a blaze that ignited inside a massive pile of debris at the Transfer Station in Pittsburg early Monday morning, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
Fired Worker Arrested After Allegedly Returning To Antioch Business With Homemade BombThe Antioch Police Department arrested a Pittsburg man this week for allegedly bringing a homemade explosive device to the business where he used to work.
Vegetation Fire In Pittsburg Closes Eastbound Lanes Of Highway 4Eastbound lanes of state Highway 4 in Pittsburg were shut down as a vegetation fire burned near the highway Thursday.
Fireworks Spark At Least 2 Of Several Brush Fires In East Bay, Historic Barn DestroyedFireworks started at least two of several brushfires Friday night around Contra Costa County, while another burned down on a historic barn in unincorporated Rodeo.
Reopening: BART Sending Extra Commute Trains To Pittsburg/Bay PointIn response to recent rising ridership numbers as COVID-19 restrictions ease, BART on Monday began sending three extra commute trains to Pittsburg/Bay Point.
BART Service Restored To Pittsburg/Bay Point; Fire Crews Knock Down Small BrushfiresBART service was restored between Concord and Pittsburg/Bay Point Wednesday night following brush fires near the trackway just north of the North Concord station, BART and fire officials said.
Pittsburg Police: Chase With Armed Suspect Ends With Car Slamming Into ApartmentsPolice in Pittsburg have arrested a driver following a chase that ended when a car slammed into an apartment complex Sunday night.
Driver Dies In Fiery Early Morning Pittsburg CrashA man died of his injuries after being pulled from his burning vehicle following an early Monday morning crash in Pittsburg, authorites said.
4 Drive-Thru COVID-19 Test Sites Open In Contra Costa County; Pre-Screening NecessaryAny county resident with symptoms of COVID-19 can call (844) 421-0804 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for a confidential screening and based on that screening, an appointment for one of the testing centers can then be made.