7 Arsons Suspects Arrested In Separate Incidents In Contra Costa County Since New YearSeven suspects have been arrested in eight separate arson cases in the East Bay since the beginning of the year, according fire officials.
Police Arrest Pair Suspected In Cellphone Store BurglaryPolice arrested the two burglary suspects who got inside a cell phone store in Pleasant Hill by sawing the door off its hinges.
UPDATE: Pleasant Hill Family Suffers Welts, Bruises In Surprise Paintball Gun AttackMembers of a Pleasant Hill family on an evening walk were left with bruises and welts after being targeted in a paintball gun attack, authorities said.
COVID: Urgent Need In Bay Area For Convalescent Plasma From Recovered Coronavirus PatientsThe American Red Cross said it has a critical need for donated plasma, the part of the blood that contains antibodies, from those who have recovered from the virus.
BART Service Between Concord And Pleasant Hill Restored After Fire On TracksBART service between the Concord and Pleasant Hill stations was disrupted for almost two hours after a fire on the tracks Wednesday night.
Elderly Man and His Dog Rescued from Fire in Pleasant HillFire crews rescued an elderly man and his dog from a residential fire Monday afternoon in Pleasant Hill.
Past Presidential Races Illustrate Nation's History Of Election ControversyThe 2020 election is shaping up to be one for the history books, and that may be the place to look for some perspective on what’s happening.
'This Is Related To Elections' - Homeless Advocates Question Oakland's Timing On Encampment CrackdownCities across the Bay Area have taken or plan to take action to clean up homeless encampments. But homeless advocates say the timing of all of this is a bit peculiar.
Contra Costa, Diablo Valley, Los Medanos Community Colleges Extending Distance Learning Through June 2021The Contra Costa Community College District will continue with mostly online courses and student services for the entire 2020-21 academic year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Suspect Caught On Camera Vandalizing Pleasant Hill ChurchPolice were looking for a suspect captured on surveillance images in connection with a vandalism at a church in Pleasant Hill over the weekend.
Contra Costa Supervisors Set To Approve 284 Apartments Near Pleasant Hill BARTA six-story, 284-unit apartment building just north of the Pleasant Hill-Contra Costa Centre BART station could be approved Tuesday.
East Bay Teachers Demand Safety Plans Before Returning To ClassroomsThe state's quick switch to remote education during the early weeks of the coronavirus pandemic was considered a failure by many, leaving a large percentage of parents pushing to go back to in-class instruction for next year.
Pleasant Hill Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Child Porn Production, PossessionA 30-year-old Pleasant Hill man convicted of producing child pornography was sentenced Tuesday in Oakland to 25 years in prison, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
Fires Along Iron Horse Trail In Concord, Pleasant Hill Determined To Be ArsonA series of fires along a popular walking and cycling trail in Contra Costa County have been determined to be intentionally set, according to fire officials.
Pleasant Hill BART Station Reopens, Service Restored After Fatal IncidentThe Pleasant Hill BART station has reopened and service between Walnut Creek and Concord restored after the county coroner removed a person from the tracks near the station, according to transit officials.