Concord Headlines

  • Hockey tournament rescheduled due to warm weather

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - An annual outdoors tournament that celebrates New Hampshire's hockey heritage has been postponed, due to impending warm weather. The Black Ice Pond Hockey championship, now in its eighth year, was scheduled for this weekend at White Park in Concord. Organizers have now scheduled it for Thursday, ...
  • Residents' biggest gripes with the Bay Area commute, from traffic to 'loud people'

    What's the worst part of the Bay Area commute? SFGATE readers weigh in.

  • Garrett Pascoe and Clayton Valley wait then win

    Clayton Valley boys basketball coach Eric Bamberger was not a fan of waiting. After standout senior point guard Garrett Pascoe picked up his second foul for the eighth-ranked Concord school late in the first quarter against visiting Las Lomas-Walnut Creek, Bamberger sat him down - for the rest of the half. "My assistant (who does most of the subbing), I think I went to him 100 times that (second) quarter," Bamberger said.

  • St. Mary’s men’s basketball team looking ahead, but not too far

    The St. Mary's basketball team may have returned from Spokane, Wash., without much fanfare, flying into Concord and busing to the Moraga campus as Thursday night approached Friday morning. But everyone in the program is well aware of the importance of what had been accomplished just a handful of hours earlier. "It's huge," St. Mary's senior center Jock Landale said of the Gaels' 74-71 victory at No. 13 Gonzaga. "They're a really good team, and it'll look good on...

  • Prep school says lawsuit settled in sex assault case

    A New Hampshire prep school says it has settled a lawsuit filed by the parents of a student who was sexually assaulted in 2014 during a game of sexual conquest. Chessy Prout was a 15-year-old freshman when she accused senior Owen Labrie (luh-BREE') of sexually assaulting her. Her parents...

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  • Dense fog brings quarter-mile visibility to some Bay Area spots

    If your morning commute brings you through the Concord or Novato areas, drive with caution.

  • CHP officer injured in crash in Concord

    A California Highway Patrol officer was injured in a traffic collision in Concord on Monday evening, the agency said. The crash occured at 6:15 p.m. at eastbound State Route 4 and Port Chicago Highway, the CHP said. The officer suffered major injuries which were not believed to be life-threatening. The officer was taken to a hospital for treatment. The CHP did not provide further details about the crash or whether any additional vehicles were involved. ...

  • Traffic horror story: Man cited after using Chucky Doll for carpool lane

    A couple of villains tried to beat traffic Thursday afternoon, but only one of them was cited for bad behavior. In one for the books, a man got a ticket Thursday evening for driving in the carpool lane of Highway 4 in Concord with a Chucky Doll. The demon doll, popularized in the Child's Play horror film series, was buckled into the front passenger seat of his blue sedan. A California Highway Patrol officer cited him about 4 p.m. at the Solano Way on-ramp,...

  • A new trend in statewide migration: Californians ditching coastal cities and moving inland

    Researchers have uncovered a surprising trend in California migration: The populations of inland counties are growing faster than that of urban coastal counties.

  • Police found a woman shot dead in her Concord home. They say her husband killed her.

    Police in Concord are looking for a man they said shot and killed his wife Thursday night. Officers were called to the couple’s home on Todd Drive Northeast after 7:30 … Click to Continue