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Hercules police officer opens fire on suspect amid pursuit in San Pablo

Hercules cop opens fire on suspect during pursuit in San Pablo

A Hercules police officer opened fire on a suspect, but missed, during a pursuit that began in Hercules and led to a solo car crash in San Pablo last weekend. The incident unfolded about 1:45...
Pinole Valley High coach named Oakland Raiders' Coach of the Week

Pinole Valley High coach named Oakland Raiders’ Coach of the Week

Last week, former Oakland Raiders running back Charlie Smith stopped by Pinole Valley High -- along with a $1,000 check from the NFL team. That's because Spartans head coach Luke Bodwin earned the Oakland Raiders'...
Burgerim celebrates grand opening near Contra Costa College

Burgerim celebrates grand opening near Contra Costa College

JayVon Muhammad says she opened a Burgerim restaurant in her home town late last month because, frankly, it's needed. Muhammad is a vegetarian and hasn't been very enthused by her options when she joins friends...

Hercules police release images from damaging crash

"Seatbelts do save lives." That's part of the statement released by Hercules police following a damaging solo-vehicle crash early Monday on Willow Avenue near Palm Avenue. The driver of a 1997 Toyota Camry lost control while...
8 local employers set to attend San Pablo Library job fair

Travis Credit Union to hold college financing workshop at San Pablo Library

Travis Credit Union is set to hold a free “Keys to College Financing” workshop on Sept. 17. The event is set to take place in the Community Room at San Pablo Library, 13751 San Pablo...
San Pablo police sound alarm on vehicle vs. pedestrian accidents

San Pablo hosting Dumpster Day for residents this Saturday

The City of San Pablo’s Public Works Department is hosting a Dumpster Day Saturday, Sept. 8 at 2600 Moraga Road (old El Portal school site) from 7 a.m. until the dumpsters get full, according...
El Cerrito police say woman gave sister's name upon arrest

No one injured when Cadillac drives into Dress Barn in El Cerrito

No one was injured when a 1988 Cadillac sedan drove 35 feet into a Dress Barn store in El Cerrito on Monday, police said. The incident was reported at 11:21 p.m. when officers responded to...
CHP asks for public's assistance in finding I-80 road rage shooter

CHP officer, driver escape injury after I-80 crash caused by fleeing suspect

A California Highway Patrol officer and the driver of a Jeep Cherokee both escaped injury in a crash Monday on Interstate Highway 80 in Pinole that resulted from a pursuit with a suspect who...
Seven displaced in San Pablo house fire

Seven displaced in San Pablo house fire

Seven people were displaced in a house fire in San Pablo on Saturday, according to fire officials. No one was injured in the fire at a home on Heather Drive just west of San Pablo...
Ribbon-cutting set for newest stretch of Bay Trail in West County

Ribbon-cutting set for newest stretch of Bay Trail in West County

The newest stretch of the San Francisco Bay Trail in West Contra Costa County is nearly done. On Thursday, landscaping was ongoing near the newly built bridge that will help connect Pinole's Bayfront Park with...

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East Brother Beer to hold 2nd Annual Summer Classic this Sunday

East Brother Beer set to release Camp Fire relief IPA

As promised, Richmond-based East Brother Beer Co. is set to release the Resilience IPA on Thursday, Dec. 20, and will donate all money from...
Volunteers prep for massive Richmond toy/food drive

Volunteers prep for massive Richmond toy/food drive

It felt like a grand, secret toy store. But in reality, it was only a storage space at a Richmond fire station that was jam-packed...

Donut-spinning driver collides with car containing father and child

A man was injured, but thankfully his 11-year-old daughter wasn't, when a driver doing donuts in his car in Richmond collided into their vehicle...