Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 4)

Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Contra Costa County, CA. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 11,490 in Contra Costa County, CA

  1. Cal Fire battling rapidly growing blaze near LivermoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KRON 4

    ... id. Officials with the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District said the fire was near the border with Contra Costa County and was not impacting traffic along the road.

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  2. Moraga: Crews fighting grass fire near Natalie DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Contra Costa Times

    ... night fire is believed to be accidental, possibly started by sparks from passing vehicles, said Contra Costa County Fire Marshal Robert Marshall. About two dozen firefighters from Contra Costa Consolidated Fire and the Moraga-Orinda department ...

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  3. Walnut Creek's Meals on Wheels taking a health tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Inside Bay Area

    ... live independently. Based in Walnut Creek, the agency serves more than 5,000 seniors annually throughout Contra Costa County. More information is at www.mowsos.org .

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  4. Man Killed After Wife Mistook Gas Pedal for Brake IdentifiedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | ClayCord.com

    The Contra Costa County coroner's office today identified a man who was killed on Wednesday after his wife mistakenly hit the gas pedal instead of the brake and ran over him in a car at their home near Martinez. Glenn Cottrell, 89, was giving his wife directions as she tried to reposition a Toyota Corolla inside a garage at their home in the 2600 block of Reliez Valley Road, according to the coroner's office and California Highway Patrol Officer John Fransen.

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  5. Contra Costa County places $100 million for natural resources separate accountRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Pensions & Investments

    Contra Costa County Employees' Retirement Association, Concord, Calif., committed $100 million to a Commonfund Capital natural resources customized separate account.

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  6. Fire damages Vacaville storage facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Reporter

    ... storage units, setting 10 of them ablaze. At press time, with additional mutual-aid crews arriving from Contra Costa County, he added, “We're just waiting for a ladder truck to get on scene, so we can get a nozzle on it straight above. It ...

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  7. East Bay police say woman accidentally hits, kills husband with carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | San Jose Mercury News

    Martinez police responded at 10:46 a.m. to the 2600 block of Reliez Valley Road to a report of a car accident, California Highway Patrol officer John Fransen said. Contra Costa County fire district and ambulance crews also responded.

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  8. 3 Suspicious Fires Along Highway 24: Fire Dept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | NBC Bay Area

    ... weren't big in size, in all, less than an acre. But they are suspicious in nature, according to Contra Costa County fire officials. And they are a good reminder for residents to remember this is high fire season. "Just stay vigilant," Fire Marshal ...

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  9. Antioch Police arrest three in June shooting deaths of two, DA files murder, other chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Antioch Herald

    ... ultimately killing Hoskin. Gutierrez then fired at the group and fatally wounded a female victim, he Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office filed Murder, Attempted Murder, Robbery and Weapons charges against Gutierrez and Johnson. No further ...

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  10. Barnidge: Has PG&E's attack on the trees taken a softer, kinder bent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Inside Bay Area

    Seventeen months have passed since a no-nonsense spokesman contracted by PG&E told the Concord City Council that the utility planned to remove every tree blocking access to its high-pressure gas lines. The unveiling of the Pipeline Pathways Project in Contra Costa County felt more like an edict than a public service.

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  11. Man Arrested, Accused of Kidnapping Car Dealership Employee During Test DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Patch.com

    An Antioch man is being held on suspicion of kidnapping after he allegedly stole a vehicle from a Concord car dealership during a test drive on Monday with the salesman still inside. Wesley Dewitt Grayson, 34, is being held on suspicion of felony kidnapping and obstructing or resisting a police officer with bail set at $120,000, Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office spokesman Jimmy Lee said today.

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  12. Morgan Hill: Tip leads police to arrest four, return stolen propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... Omar Garcia Padilla, 19, Luis Garcia Padilla, 20, Jose Chavez Pinto, 30, and a female juvenile, all from Contra Costa County. Officers found Omar Garcia Padilla had a $50,000 San Jose police warrant for stolen vehicle possession. After searching the ...

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  13. Martinez: Police say woman accidentally hits, kills husband with carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Contra Costa Times

    Martinez police responded at 10:46 a.m. to the 2600 block of Reliez Valley Road to a report of a car accident, California Highway Patrol officer John Fransen said. Contra Costa County fire district and ambulance crews also responded.

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  14. Piedmont: City working on disaster preparedness plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Communications System Authority that will enable communication with all of the agencies in Alameda and Contra Costa County. We anticipate being on the system by the beginning of 2016," Goede said. For traffic control in case of any disaster, both ...

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  15. Wife Mistakes Gas For Brake Pedal, Hits & Kills Husband In GarageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | CBS Local

    CONTRA COSTA COUNTY - An elderly woman who mistook the gas pedal for the brake ran over and killed her husband this morning at their home near Martinez, according to the California Highway Patrol. Officers responded at 10:46 a.m. to the 2600 block of Reliez Valley Road near the border of Martinez on a report from Martinez police of a solo car crash, CHP Officer John Fransen said.

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  16. Morning Fire Threatens Homes, Burns 8 Acres Near Hwy 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Patch.com

    An 8-acre brush fire briefly threatened a home in Lafayette early this morning, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire marshal. Firefighters responded at about 4:10 a.m. to a report of a fire in the 3300 block of Deer Hill Road, between Pleasant Hill Road and Brown Avenue, Fire Marshal Robert Marshall said.

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  17. Grass Fire Briefly Threatens Home Near Highway 24 In LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [] LAFAYETTE - An 8-acre brush fire briefly threatened a home in Lafayette early Wednesday morning, according to a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire marshal.

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  18. Beyond Claycord - Morning Fire in Lafayette Brings Smoke, Ash to ClaycordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | ClayCord.com

    Firefighters this morning have controlled a 10-acre grass fire near state Highway 24 in Lafayette, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.

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  19. Crews Knock Down Fire Near Hwy 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Patch.com

    Firefighters this morning have controlled a 10-acre grass fire near state Highway 24 in Lafayette, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District. Firefighters are warning commuters to expect traffic delays in the area.

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  20. After Public Outcry, CoCo Supes Vote to Accept 12% Pay RaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | ClayCord.com

    After an outcry from public employee unions over a proposed salary hike for Contra Costa County supervisors last fall, the Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to accept a smaller raise recommended by an ad hoc committee last month. In June, the ad hoc committee on supervisors' compensation recommended a 12 percent pay increase spread out over three years.

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