East Bay Construction Company Owners Charged With $5M Workers' Compensation FraudThe Alameda County District Attorney's Office has charged three owners of East Bay painting and construction companies in an alleged $5 million workers' compensation fraud scheme.
Contra Costa County Toughens COVID Requirements For Indoor ActivitiesContra Costa County is joining San Francisco and Berkeley in requiring proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID test at the door to step inside certain businesses.
Video Shows Couple Leave Walnut Creek Restaurant Without Paying Before Firing Gun OutsidePolice in Walnut Creek on Tuesday released surveillance videos that show a couple who tried to leave a restaurant without paying their bill before the male suspect fired shots outside the establishment as they drove off.
California Recall: Many Voters Ready To Put Recall In Rearview MirrorOn the eve of Election Day, many voters have already mailed in their ballots. While a few polls give Governor Newsom a double-digit lead, some are hoping Tuesday brings a change they feel the state needs.
California Recall: Candidates, Supporters Make Final Push On Eve Of Recall ElectionEven though Democrats outnumber Republicans in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom supporters were taking no chances on the eve of the recall election.
UPDATE: Contra Costa Fire Crews Knock Down Walnut Creek House Fire Near Larkey ParkFire units in Walnut Creek have knocked down a house fire that was burning near Larkey Park Tuesday afternoon, according to authorities.
New Express Lane on SB I-680 Requires Toll For UseStarting Friday, riders can use a new 11-mile express lane on southbound Interstate Highway 680 from Martinez to Walnut Creek if they pay a toll.
SUV Crashes Through Fence Into Backyard Swimming Pool In Walnut CreekA bizarre accident in the East Bay ended with an SUV submerged in a backyard pool.
Walnut Creek Approves Uniformed Police At Nordstrom After Rash Of TheftsThe Walnut Creek City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved an agreement between its Police Department and Nordstrom, allowing for a uniformed officer to be present at the Broadway Plaza store.
COVID: East Bay Residents React to CDC Reversal of Masking GuidanceJust weeks after things seemed to be getting back to normal as COVID case numbers dropped, the CDC on Tuesday did an about-face with their masking guidance, recommending vaccinated people wear masks indoors.
Family of Delivery Man Slain in Walnut Creek Demands More Arrests for Suspect's FriendsLast month, a delivery driver was murdered in Walnut Creek and, while a suspect has been arrested, the victim’s loved ones are speaking out, saying others at the scene should also be held accountable.
Walnut Creek Police Arrest Suspect in Fatal Weekend ShootingPolice in Walnut Creek on Friday announced the arrest of a suspect in connection with a shooting that killed a 25-year-old man and wounded three others last weekend.
Walnut Creek City Council Backs Special Permits For Micro HousesThe Walnut Creek City Council wants to proceed with at least one six-home development of micro-houses through a special permitting process instead of creating a new zoning designation, to give the concept a test drive.
Victim In Fatal Walnut Creek Shooting IdentifiedAuthorities identified the victim Tuesday in a fatal shooting outside a nightclub over the weekend.
1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Weekend Walnut Creek ShootingA shooting near a popular Walnut Creek bar and nightclub killed one person and injured three others early Sunday morning.