Seniors from Hercules High School in Contra Costa County lined up in cars in the parking lot with their families Thursday and received their diplomas when their names were called.
Parents in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are upset that district managers are getting a raise at a time of a budget shortage.
County officials warn that long lines are expected for the wait to get inside.
An underground transformer in San Ramon is the cause for a power outage affecting 4,361 customers Monday night.
A 26-year-old man was arrested in connection with a shooting that injured three people early Monday in Antioch, police said.
The 2-alarm fire sent three to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
The hour-long event will begin with remarks from Walnut Creek Mayor Loella Haskew and the other four members of the City Council.
Con Fire Capt. Tracie Dutter said the fire, in the 800 block of B Street east of the old downtown area, was reported about 7 p.m. Saturday.
Joshua David Smith, 38, was arrested on suspicion of two counts arson on forest land and two COVID-19 coronavirus-related enhancements.
Police said that while officers were responding, several further reports of activated alarms came in, and the alarm company said surveillance cameras were being deactivated from inside the store.
Every morning starting at 9 a.m. she picks up the phone and dials up a stranger, introducing herself and explaining her job helping public health officials track down every person in Contra Costa County who's been exposed to the new coronavirus.
The Contra Costa County district attorney's office has launched a preliminary investigation into an Orinda nursing home where at least four residents have died and dozens of others have been infected with the coronavirus.
Police are asking for help from the public in their search for two suspects in a Walnut Creek shooting that happened Thursday evening.
A 41-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the fatal shooting of his roommate in Antioch on Monday morning, police said.
On Tuesday, Contra Costa County businesses began the long march back to what will be the 'new normal' in the coronavirus era.
However, strict guidelines are still in place.
The East Bay joined a number of other Bay Area counties Monday in relaxation of the more strict requirements of Phase Two reopenings set by the governor.
An argument between roommates turned deadly in Antioch on Monday morning when one of the roommates shot the other, police said.
A shooting at an apartment complex in Antioch early Monday morning left one man dead and another injured, according to police.
Anyone coming to any court facility in Martinez, Walnut Creek, Pittsburg or Richmond will have to wear a mask or other face covering at all times.