Letter: Antioch Unified School District Should Investigate East Bay Tech Academy Charter Schools

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Kipp Penovich Dear Editor: It has come to light that the conditions under which the East Bay...

Update: Antioch Police Locate At-Risk Teen

The Antioch Police Department were looking for 17 year old at risk juvenile Tuesday afternoon. She was last seen in the area of Hayes...

Delta Blues Festival/Dave Williamson Memorial Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

Applications are now being accepted for the Delta Blues Festival/Dave Williamson Memorial Scholarship--funds are raised through the annual concert. The purpose of the DBF/Dave Williamson...

Oct 29 – Nov. 4: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls reported between October 29 through November 4 which focuses on the higher priority call...

Due to Poor Air Quality, Antioch Veterans Day Parade Cancelled

The Celebrate Antioch Foundation announced Saturday that this weekends outdoor events for Sunday have been cancelled due to poor air quality. Both the pancake...

Antioch: Man Struck Several Times Inside Home During Drive-By Shooting

On Friday at about 7:30pm, Antioch Police units were dispatched to the 2500 block of D Street regarding a shooting.  When Officer’s arrived on...

Antioch Chamber of Commerce Seeking Nominations

The Antioch Chamber of Commerce announced it has official opened nominations for its 2018 awards which will be honored in 2019. At 6:00 pm on...

Antioch Voters Approve Measure W, Mayor Seeks 115 Police Officers

The voters of Antioch approved Measure W Tuesday night in overwhelming support with 63.96% approval which will now add an estimated $14 million in...

Antioch Police Say Officer Shot in Head with “High-Powered BB-Type Firearm”

The Antioch Police Department offered more details into an incident that left one officer struck in the head by gunfire Monday evening in the...

Update: Antioch Police Officer Shot in Head, Suspect Surrenders After 5 Hour Standoff

At 7:52 pm Monday, an Antioch Police officer was shot in the head and is in stable condition according to preliminary information. (Most recent update...

Letter: Retired Antioch Cop Says “Yes” on Measure W

The following letter was submitted by Tom Fuhrmann,  Antioch resident & retired from the Antioch Police Department who is advocating for the support of...

Antioch: Lone Tree Way Resurfacing Project Delayed Until Springtime as City Unhappy With Work...

Antioch residents are going to have to put up with Lone Tree Way at Golf Course Road as is until Spring time after the...

October 22-28: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between October 22-28, they had 1,608 calls for service. This recap focuses on the higher priority calls for...

Updated: 16-Year-Old Dies in Vehicle Crash, GoFundMe Launched

At 4:44 pm Friday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of an overturned vehicle crash at Reimche Drive and...

BART to Antioch Reaches One-Millionth Rider Milestone

The BART to Antioch extension carried its one-millionth rider this week, just five months after the debut of the new service in East Contra...

Letter: Antioch POA Says “Yes” to Measure W, Support Ogorchock, Tiscareno, Rocha, Lewis

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Antioch Police Officer Association President Steve Aiello:   Antioch Citizen’s. My name is Steve Aiello and I am...

Man Found Guilty of Animal Cruelty for Dog Attack in Contra Loma Regional Park

Martinez, Calif. – On October 31, a Contra Costa County jury found defendant Vinicio Santos of Antioch guilty of three misdemeanors, including animal cruelty....

Solano County Sheriffs Arrest Antioch Man for Attempted Murder

The Solano County Sheriffs Office last week announced the arrest of Christopher Rouse, 21 of Antioch, for attempted murder after he stabbed another 21-year-old...

Letter: Antioch Mayor Encourages “Yes” Vote on Measure W

The following Letter was submitted by Antioch Mayor Sean Wright regarding Measure W As a business owner and former CEO of the Antioch Chamber of...

Antioch: Female in Critical Condition After Being Struck by Vehicle, Driver Flees Scene

On Wednesday at 12:50am, Antioch Police Officers were dispatched to the area of W. 14th Street and L Street for an injured pedestrian. Officers arrived...