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The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors said today that they will need more details from PG&E before the utility moves forward with a proposal to remove hundreds of trees from county property as part of a larger tree and vegetation removal plan to boost access to its gas pipeline network.
Kyle Navarro, 20, is being sought in connection with a March 31 shooting death in the Tara Hills community near Pinole.
The East Bay's largest water district decided Tuesday to use voluntary conservation and tap a new water supply from the Sacramento River to get through the year without rationing.
A 9-year-old student at Morello Park Elementary was diagnosed last Friday with whooping cough, also known as pertussis.
TUESDAY, APRIL 22 9 A.M. CONTRA COSTA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING . AGENDA INCLUDES: CONSIDERATION OF A REPORT REGARDING THE PROPOSED PG&E PIPELINE PATHWAY PROJECT AND THE POTENTIAL IMPACT ON COUNTY RESIDENTS.
Members of a Danville-based youth lacrosse team participated in a day of landscaping and clean-up work at the nonprofit St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County's Family Resource Center.
It's getting to the point where gourmands won't be able to throw a pork bun or a gourmet cupcake in central Contra Costa County without hitting a food truck.
The information in this report is provided by the BART Police Department , and it will be posted on Claycord.com when it's made available by BPD.
Election observers and anyone else who is interested can witness a test next week of the voting equipment that will be used in the May 6 mail ballot election, Contra Costa County Registrar of Voters Joe Canciamilla announced in a news release.
Jocelyn Kirsch, the jet-setting college swindler whose exploits as a high-flying identity thief earned her tabloid prominence seven years ago, returned to federal custody in Philadelphia - this time on a probation violation charge that could send her back to prison.
Three Teachers 'Tops' in Concord . Three Concord area teachers are among 22 named as Teachers of the Year .
Manny Morales couldn't see himself stuck behind a desk -- he craved some adventure in his work -- but not even he envisioned being paid to chase down a monkey in Martinez.
'Penny Egg Hunt' at Walnut Creek Farmers' Market on Easter Sunday . Parkmead Teacher Is 'Tops' in Walnut Creek .
Contra Costa County sheriff's authorities said the man's body was found in the water nearly six hours after Saturday's crash near Cruiser Haven Marina in Brentwood.
One person was injured and another is still missing after a boat crash in Brentwood Saturday, Contra Costa County sheriff's officials are reporting.