# Contra costa county
2-Year-Old Died During Surgery Weeks After Hospital Warned of Being Ill-Equipped to Perform Procedure
Just before Thanksgiving one year, Truc Co Jong and her husband Tom took their 2-year-old daughter to a local hospital where she was scheduled to receive a life-saving surgery on her liver.
ALCO college students or future college students: Alpha New Omega chapter scholarships are available
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) If you're in Alameda or Contra Costa county applying for colleges or attending college, the Alpha New Omega chapter scholarships are available to you.
Potential $198k salary for local Medical Officer
(Scott Barbour / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) The Contra Costa County Health Department is looking to fill a vacancy for Public Health Medical Officer III (Epimediology) with a salary of up to $198,000.
Richmond figure skater Alysa Liu competing in 2022 Winter Olympics
(Matthew Stockman / Getty Images) (RICHMOND, Calif.) Alysa Liu, a two-time U.S. figure skating champion from Richmond, is competing in the 2022 Winter Olympics. The 16-year-old was born in Clovis but grew up skating at the St. Moritz Ice Skating Club, or the Oakland Ice Center as it's now called. While she currently trains in Colorado Springs she still represents her home club.
More than $4 million home sold in Alamo, CoCo real estate prices
(Ryan Pierse / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) Contra Costa County, much like more rural or residential counties across the state, has seen a small real estate boom in the residential real estate market.
CoCo Public Works looking for Civil Engineers, up to $120k salary
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) The Contra Costa County Public Works Department is looking for one qualified resident to fill an Associate Civil Engineer position before the application closes on Tuesday night.
Supervisor Mitchoff sworn in as Chair of CoCo BOS
(Lisa Maree Williams / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) Supervisor Karen Mitchoff was sworn in as Chair of the Contra Costa County Board of supervisors on Tuesday. Supervisor Federal Glover will serve as Vice-Chair for 2022 legislative sessions.
CoCo hiring Building Inspectors with more than $80k salary
(Max Whittaker / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) The Contra Costa County Department of Conservation and Development is looking to hire full-time permanent building inspectors with the potential to make up to $82,359.72 annually.
Home foreclosures in Contra Costa County
(Joe Raedle / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) There are currently 748 homes on the foreclosure market in Contra Costa County. These homes are listed here for roughly 75 percent off the asking price.
CoCo worker named Employee of the Year
(Stefano Guidi / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) A lead custodian at John Baldwin Elementary in Danville was named the California Department of Education 2021 Classified School Employee of the Year.
Contra Costa County home prices
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif.) If you're interested in real estate, SF Food Briefly has a complete list of the residential transactions in Contra Costa County for the week of Dec. 19.