Monthly Archives: September 2016

Rare Black Moon to rise Tonight in night sky of Western Hemisphere

The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon. The term Black Moon has several definitions, but one of the most common definitions is the second new moon … Continue reading

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DELTA TUNNELS – Agencies Should Dump Plan or Start Over

A coalition of conservation, public interest, and fishing groups has sent a letter to the state and federal agencies overseeing the proposed Delta Tunnels proposal asking them to either drop the plan, or develop a new Draft EIR/EIS for the … Continue reading

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Fogging for Adult Mosquitoes in Bethel Island / N. E. Oakley – Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Between 6:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m

Due to the high numbers of mosquitoes and the presence of West Nile virus in the area, the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District will be fogging by hand-held ultra low volume sprayers and by ultra low volume truck-mounted … Continue reading

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Scam Of The Week: Apple Store Phishing Attack

A new Phishing attack is using a very realistic-looking Apple App Store message to trick you into trying to prevent getting charged for something you did not buy. This attack may make it through all the spam filters into your … Continue reading

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September 28 and 29, 2016 – Vasco Road Safety Project

Contra Costa County Public Works Department will perform roadwork on Vasco Road from the Alameda County line north to Camino Diablo Road on September 28 and 29, 2016. The work will occur between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 … Continue reading

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Highway 4 Construction Work – Week of September 26, 2016

The SR-4 corridor construction area is a 55 mph zone and a double fine zone so remember to slow for the cone zone! Full Freeway Closures Eastbound: There are no eastbound full freeway closures planned for this week. Westbound: There … Continue reading

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Sunday Reading – 09/25/16

The following links are just news items and opinions that pass my desk throughout the week. I don’t necessarily support or advocate any of the items, they are just interesting reads. CALIFORNIA PROPOSITIONS 2016 – Ready to make your way … Continue reading

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