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1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area
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6 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
The City Council is set to meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, in the council chamber of the Civic Center.
Five years after a Northern California woman said she was gang-raped while her attackers taunted her for being a lesbian, the trial of one of the four men charged in the assault has gotten underway in a Contra Costa County courtroom where the 33-year-old victim is testifying.
In accordance with the Contra Costa County Chiefs' of Police Association Officer Involved Fatal Incident Protocol, Sheriff-Coroner David O. Livingston will hold an inquest into the death of Charles Burns, who was shot and killed by Concord Police Officers on May 10, 2013 in the City of Antioch.
Retired Sergeant Gary Clark was awarded the silver medal of valor by the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office for his exceptional work during the Norris Canyon standoff in September .
Start the car engine early and don't forget a hat, gloves and scarf. It's cold around the Bay Area on Wednesday morning and the icy chill isn't going anywhere anytime soon.
Temperatures in the East Bay are expected to dip well below 40 degrees over the next few nights.
The Solano County Board of Supervisors recently challenged the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors to "bring it on" for the 10th annual County Cares Food Fight.
A historic beacon on top of one of the Bay Area's most prominent peaks will shine brighter and crisper on Pearl Harbor Day this Saturday after an extensive overhaul by volunteers.
A 21-year-old homeless man tried to flee officers after they spotted him driving a stolen car, even jumping into the waters of the Delta briefly in his bid to escape, police said.
In a stunning rebuke, the City Council on Monday broke with the tradition of elevating the vice mayor to the mayor's seat and bypassed Jack Weir, who has never held the top post.
A Contra Costa County jury has found an Oakland man who fatally shot his cousin in Richmond last year not guilty of murder.
Buy a brick and help build a new all abilities playground at Heather Farm Park .
A special school board meeting took place Monday night in West Contra Costa County to try to figure out how to protect students from bullying.
Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a one-alarm fire Monday morning at Deer Valley High School in Antioch that caused about $20,000 in damages, according to a fire protection district spokesperson.
Large plastic milk crates appeared inside the buses rolling through Contra Costa County on Monday, signaling the start of an annual holiday tradition.