Antioch Police Chief Talks Leadership Over Lego’s With Antioch Middle School Students

On Wednesday morning at Antioch Middle School, Antioch Police Chief Allan Cantando delivered donuts to the winning team of Lego's and the Law held...

Tonight: Antioch Unified School District to Vote on Rocketship Charter School Petition

Tonight, the Antioch Unified School District Board of Education will vote on a petition to establish Rocketship Antioch Elementary Charter School from Rocketship Education. According...

November 24 – 30: Antioch Police Briefs

The Antioch Police Department had 1,449 calls for service between November 24 – 30 according to the City Manager Report. Of those calls, they made...

Antioch Animal Control Officer Punched in the Face, Bitten by Suspect

On November 25 an Antioch Animal Control officer was punched in the face twice and bitten by a female who became irate over facility...

Antioch Police Announce Holiday Food Drive

The Antioch Police Department will host its 3rd Annual Holiday Food Drive where they will be providing bags full of food items for a...

Update: Sean Wright Wins Antioch Mayors Race by 67 Votes

Antioch will have a new mayor come December 8 when Sean Wright will be sworn into office. The news comes 3-weeks after the November 8...

Op-Ed: Why I Support Rocketship Charter School

The following was submitted by Antioch Resident Argentina Davila-Luevano   Earlier this month I attended a hearing on the petition by Rocketship Education to open a...

Sean Wright Still Leads Antioch Mayors Race, Up 58-Votes on Harper

The December 2 update by the Contra Costa County Elections Office for the November 8 election shows that Sean Wright has a 58-vote lead...

Antioch: Two Injured After Assault, Stabbing and Shots Fired Call

On November 30 at 11:39 am, Antioch Police responded to a report of several calls of shots being fired in the 2400 block of...

Update: 3 Dead, 19 Ill Related to Foodborne Illness at Antioch Thanksgiving Dinner

On Wednesday, Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) has now identified two additional people who fell ill soon after eating food from a Thanksgiving charity...

Sheriffs Office Identifies Victims in Possible Food Related Deaths in Antioch

On Wednesday, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Coroner’s Division has identified the three victims in the possible food-related deaths that occurred...

Homicide: Intruder Shot and Killed at Antioch Home

On November 29 at approximately 11:55 pm, Antioch Police Officers were dispatched to the 2900 block of Winding Lane on the report of an...

Update: 9 Additional Patients Likely Sickened from Food or Drinks at Antioch Event

An update from Contra Costa Health Services Tuesday says that an additional 9 patients were likely sickened by food or drink from the same...

Celebrate Antioch Seeks Holiday Delites Parade Participants

The Celebrate Antioch Foundation is seeking applicants for its annual Holiday Delites Parade set for December 3. The parade will begin at 3:00 pm and...

Updated: 3 Dead, 5 Ill After Thanksgiving Dinner at American Legion Hall in Antioch

In a statement Monday, between November 25-26, Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch received eight patients with probable food borne symptoms. According to Clayton Warren,...

Antioch: 15-People Displaced After 2-Alarm Apartment Fire, Firefighter Injured

At 8:41 am Monday, Contra Costa County Firefighters responded to an apartment complex for a report of a fire in the 2200 block of...

Antioch: Vehicle Goes Down Embankment on Highway 4-160 Connector

At 8:06 am, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a vehicle over an embankment at the curve of the Highway 4 and I-160 Connector...

Antioch: Two Injured in Vehicle Crash on Hillcrest Avenue

At 2:50 pm Sunday, two people suffered serious injuries after their vehicle struck a tree while traveling on Hillcrest Avenue near Sterling Hill Drive...

After Lawsuit Win, Mark Jordan Blasts City of Antioch and Council

As part of a recent settlement, Mark Jordan was provided 10-minutes for Public Comment at the Antioch City Council Meeting where he was critical...

Letter: AUSD Trustee Says Pittsburg Unified Fails Students

Dear Editor: On Thursday, November 10, an incident took place in Pittsburg and Antioch which illustrated a major failing of our public education system.  Hundreds...