Contra Costa County

Castle Rock Area in Mount Diablo State Park Closure Begins Again for Falcon Nesting...

Walnut Creek, CA – Since 2015, California State Parks has closed the area known as “Castle Rock” in Mount Diablo State Park to visitors...

County Offers “Destination Wedding” Location This Valentine’s Day

Couples can get married at the historic John Muir House by Clerk-Recorder officiants MARTINEZ – The Contra Costa Clerk-Recorder office is offering a special venue...

Contra Costa Fairgrounds Takes on New Name

ANTIOCH – As part of a re-branding and improvements of the Contra Costa County Fairgrounds the Board of Directors have approved a new facility...

Park District’s Free “Trails Challenge” Program Gets People Outdoors, Improves Health

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the East Bay Regional Park District’s signature outdoor activity program, Trails Challenge. Launched in 1993 to get East...

San Francisco Chronicle Announces its Medal-Winning Wines

The San Francisco Chronicle has announced its 2018 wine competition medal-winning wines. With more than 7,100 entries, this was the largest competition of American wines in...

ARF’s “Stars to the Rescue” Returns with Celebrity-Filled Musical Gala

WALNUT CREEK, CA – Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) once again brings a dynamic mix of talent to Walnut Creek with its...

Contra Costa County Employees Raise $101,111.06 for the Contra Costa, Solano County Food Fight

Contra Costa County employees work in service to the County’s residents, but their generosity of spirit doesn’t stop there. Beginning each fall, they extend...

Contra Costa Elections Hosts Photo Contest for All Residents

The Contra Costa County Elections Division is kicking off the year in a fun, unique way. The office is holding its second biannual photo contest...

Jan 27: First Tee Contra Costa Hosts Wine Tasting Fundraiser

Enjoy an evening of music, fine wines from the area, and fabulous culinary delights. Event proceeds support the expanding Contra Costa First Tee Chapter....

Law Enforcement Reminds Public That DUI Doesn’t Just Mean Booze

SACRAMENTO, CA – The issue of drivers under the influence of drugs (DUID), rather than alcohol, is an increasingly serious problem in California. Faced...