UPDATE: Fire Destroys 2 Pleasant Hill Homes; Firefighter Suffers BurnsA firefighter was injured Monday afternoon while battling a fire that destroyed two homes in a Pleasant Hill neighborhood and left crews searching for a resident who is unaccounted for, authorities said.
Pleasant Hill To Host Official 4th Of July Show In Hopes Of Preventing Deadly Illegal FireworksContra Costa Fire says it hopes Pleasant Hill's officially sanctioned show will deter people from lighting up illegal fireworks that can be both devastating and deadly.
Police Arrest 2 Juveniles For Fireworks Starting Fire Near Diablo Valley CollegePleasant Hill police arrested two juveniles Wednesday in connection to a grass fire near Diablo Valley College, believed to be started by illegal fireworks.
Bogus 911 Call Sends Officers Swarming Quiet Pleasant Hill NeighborhoodA quiet Pleasant Hill community became the center of a massive police operation as authorities received a bogus call about a possible murder.
UPDATE: Missing Pleasant Hill 10-Year-Old Girl Found SafeA missing 10-year-old girl in Pleasant Hill was found safe after police called on the public for help finding her on Thursday.
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.