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Four Arrested In Walnut Creek On Theft, Probation Violation Charges
Four people have been arrested in Walnut Creek for allegedly stealing merchandise from stores in Broadway Plaza, according to police. When police pulled the suspects’ black Dodge Charger over, $2700 in stolen merchandise from Nordstrom and Macy’s was located inside the vehicle, according to police. Police say the suspects confessed to the crime. The suspects […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 27, 2020 1:48 AM
Walnut Creek Police Reminding Community About Project Lifesaver
The Walnut Creek Police Department is reminding the community of their partnership with Project Lifesaver. The Project Lifesaver program is offered to Walnut Creek residents who are caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s, dementia, autism, or other cognitive conditions where they are known to wander away from family and/or caregivers. 95% of Project Lifesaver participants […]

New DNA Testing Could Help State’s Missing Persons, Cold Case Investigations
Law enforcement investigators and the families of missing people stand to benefit from a new DNA testing breakthrough announced this week by the California Department of Justice. The new testing technology allows crime lab technicians to fully sequence mitochondrial DNA, which makes it easier to test samples from human remains that have decayed beyond the […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 26, 2020 10:00 PM
The Water Cooler – The Origins Of The Coronavirus
The “Water Cooler” is a feature on where we ask you a question or provide a topic, and you talk about it. The “Water Cooler” will be up Monday-Friday at noon. Today’s question: QUESTION: Do you think China is telling us the entire truth about the origins of the Coronavirus, or do you think […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 26, 2020 8:00 PM
California Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Add Third Gender Option For Passports
Rep. Ro Khanna, D-Santa Clara, introduced a bill Tuesday to direct the U.S. State Department to add a third gender option to U.S. passports for applicants who do not identify as male or female. The third option, “unspecified,” would be available for U.S. passports, passport cards and Consular Reports of Birth Abroad and would not […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 26, 2020 6:00 PM
KFC/A&W On Clayton Rd. In Concord Getting Makeover
KFC/A&W on Clayton Rd. in Concord is getting a makeover. The plans are for both an interior and exterior renovation of the business. The interior renovation will include new tables, chairs, paint, flooring and the exterior image upgrade consists of new branding, signage elements and new paint. The renovation is expected to cost around $75,000.

POSTED FEBRUARY 26, 2020 4:00 PM
BEWARE: Warm Weather Brings Increased Rattlesnake Activity In East Bay Neighborhoods, Parks, Open Space
The warm weather has arrived, and so have a few rattlesnakes. A rattlesnake was spotted this afternoon in the yard of a Clayton home on Mountaire Parkway, and a hiker reported seeing one in Lime Ridge Open Space today. Anybody using a public barbecue, picnic table or campsite is urged to check for snakes first […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 26, 2020 1:00 AM
CHP: DUI Driver Injures 1-Year-Old Child During Crash On I-680 Near Hwy.4
A 58-year-old Martinez man has been arrested for felony DUI causing injuries and child endangerment causing great bodily harm after a crash on I-680 near Hwy.4 this morning, according to the CHP. At about 8:47 a.m., CHP units were advised of a solo-vehicle collision involving an Audi A6 that crashed into the concrete rail and […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 26, 2020 12:27 AM
Claycord Online Museum – The 10 Gallon Card Club at A&W in Pleasant Hill
This is a “10 Gallon Club” card, which was passed out at local A&W restaurants a long, long time ago. This one was from the Pleasant Hill location at 1959 Contra Costa Blvd. QUESTION: Does anybody remember this A&W? ABOUT THE CLAYCORD ONLINE MUSEUM: The Claycord Online Museum is made up of historical photos, documents […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 25, 2020 10:00 PM
The Water Cooler – Would You Consider Running For President Of The United States?
The “Water Cooler” is a feature on where we ask you a question or provide a topic, and you talk about it. The “Water Cooler” will be up Monday-Friday at noon. Today’s question: QUESTION: If you were eligible, would you ever consider running for President of the United States? If not, why not? Talk […]

POSTED FEBRUARY 25, 2020 8:00 PM

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