Brentwood nonprofit offers rescue, sanctuary to farm animals

Founded in 2014, the Brentwood farm offer therapy and training programs and more. 
family handout
The family of Antioch resident Afroza Chowdhury, who killed herself by jumping from a moving taxi that was taking her back to a home where she'd recently been threatened, has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit in federal court.  
Regular train service between the Pittsburg-Bay Point and North Concord-Martinez BART stations resumed on a part-time basis Monday, as engineers continued to work a problem that has keep trains between the stations mostly grounded since last month.  
Kristopher Skinner
The transit agency's missteps -- fake security cameras, "secret" bonuses and electrical surges -- are "not our finest hour" a BART director says.  
Temaree Harris
Richmond Police Department
An 18-year-old suspected in the shooting death of a Richmond man last month has been arrested, police announced late Sunday night.  
A group of about 40 University of San Francisco students were able to escape a burning tour bus with no injuries, but they had to cut their ski trip short.  
Pittsburg police conducted an anti-human trafficking operation and arrested 14 people, a mix of suspected pimps and prostitutes, police said.  
BART announced early Saturday that it was testing the Pittsburg/Bay Point line and that normal service is resuming over the weekend.  
Courtesy Forejour
Foreigner, Journey tribute band will help raise money for Antioch police group that works with children.  
Pittsburg Police Department
Detectives discovered more than 400 marijuana plants while serving a search warrant on a Pittsburg home Thursday morning, a police captain said.  
( T. Charles Erickson )
Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7