CONFIRE Quickly Extinguishes Mattress Fire at Antioch Apartment Complex

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District quickly sprung into action at 4:20 pm Tuesday afternoon where they saved an apartment complex after a fire...

Antioch Set to Receive Grant for Marina Kayak Launching Facility

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council will consider adopting a resolution that will execute a construction grant for the amount of $31,835 for the...

Scott Bergerhouse Named Dozier-Libbey Medical High School Dependent Charter School Principal

At its regularly scheduled Board of Education Meeting held on April 9, 2014, the Antioch Unified School District appointed Scott Bergerhouse principal of the...

Antioch Water Park Open for Final Summer Weekend

The Antioch Parks and Recreation Department announced Friday that this is the last weekend the Antioch Water Park is open this summer. This Labor Day...

Antioch: Investigation Underway for Officer Involved Shooting

The Antioch Police Department and the Contra Costa County Office of the District Attorney are currently investigating an Officer Involved Shooting involving an Antioch...

Antioch Sales Tax Citizen Oversight Committee Applications Due Jan 16, 2014

The deadline to submit an application to the new Sales Tax Citizen Oversight Committee is January 16, 2014 which will help ensure funding from...

Antioch: Public’s Assistance Needed With Coroner’s Cases

The Coroner’s Division of the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is requesting the public’s assistance with two cases. John Doe Case On May...

Antioch Police Arrest 5 Deer Valley Students for Gambling, Locate Gun

The Antioch Police Department announced that at 8:30 am Wednesday that they arrested five Deer Valley High School students for illegal gambling and located...

Update: One Dead, One Critically Injured in Hillcrest Ave Crash

The following information was provided by Antioch PD in the form of a Press Release: During the course of this investigation, information was developed...

Antioch: Student Issued Citation After Punching Substitute Teacher in the Face, Assaulting Staff

According to the Antioch Police Department, on January 24 at 1:46 pm, Antioch Middle School staff called to report a 13-year-old female student was...

Antioch Police Meet with Latino Community

Argentina Davila-Luevano was kind enough to provide me with the following pictures and a summary of the  Spanish-language version of the Coffee with the...

Ken Turnage II Announces Run for Antioch City Council

Antioch resident and business owner Ken Turnage II announced Monday that he intends to run for Antioch City Council this fall. Turnage, who is the...

Antioch: Search for Suspect Prompts Lockdown at Antioch High School

At about 1212 PM, a Deputy Sheriff from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Warrant Services Unit and Deputy U.S. Marshals were in...

Critically Endangered Wildflower Discovered at Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve

ANTIOCH – Thanks in part to a team of renowned botanists contracted by the East Bay Regional Park District to survey wildland vegetation in...

Three Suspects in Custody After Police Chase

A burglary attempt led police on a car chase just after 12:00 pm along Blue Rock Drive in Antioch which ended a few miles...

Antioch Chamber Seeks Nominations

The Antioch Chamber of Commerce annually celebrates the best of Antioch for their contributions in developing the social and economic well-being of our community....

Photos: Antioch PD Apprehend Car Thief After Short Pursuit

The Antioch Police Department captured a suspected car thief after short chase that ended on Erica Ct. in Antioch just after 1:50 pm Monday...

Suspicious Death Under Investigation After Body Found Burned Inside Antioch Home

The Antioch Police Department announced Wednesday that they are investigating the death of a man who was located inside a vacant home. According to Sergeant...

Letter to Editor: Kids’ Club Preschool Will Be Closing Permanently in June 2015

Dear Editor, Kids’ Club Preschool, the largest state funded preschool in Contra Costa County, will be closing permanently in June 2015. The program is internationally...

Antioch 55th Neighborhood Cleanup Set for Saturday on Sycamore Drive

The Antioch Police Department is excited to announce the 55th installment of the Neighborhood Cleanup Program. This is a collaborative community effort which involves...