Council To Appoint Three to Antioch Police Crime Prevention Committee, Including Former Mayor

If all goes to plan, the Antioch City Council will appoint three candidates on Tuesday to the Antioch Police Crime Prevention Committee.  The committee...

Teen Charged With Murder in Fatal Beating of 83-year-old Antioch Man

A 15-year-old boy who is suspected of beating to death an 83-year-old Antioch man has been charged with murder and robbery in a Contra...

Measure C: Speculation Over General Fund Usage Is Dangerous

The residents of Antioch have a decision to make on November 5th of how they want to attack crime in their city. They can...

Peoples Equity Summit Discuss Issues Facing East County

On Saturday October 12, community leaders came together to discuss a variety of issues relevant to East Contra Costa County during the Peoples Equity...

Fact Check: Antioch Herald Manipulates Measure C Debate with Slanted Review

The Antioch Herald put out a piece recently by self-proclaimed “Watchdog” Barbara Zivica who was apparently more interested in manipulating the argument against Measure...

Antioch PD: Fatal Shooting on Lopez Drive Tuesday Night

At roughly 8:05 pm Tuesday evening, a man was shot to death on the 2200 block of Lopez Drive off Gentrytown Tuesday night and...

Eastbound Highway 4 Shutdown After Vehicle Accident Ejects Victim

At roughly 11:23 pm, Eastbound Highway 4 is at a complete standstill just before the A Street exit in Antioch after a vehicle flipped...

After Seeking Publics Help, Antioch Police Locate Missing Antioch Man

The Antioch Police Department issued a missing adult alert Wednesday morning for a 50-year-old Antioch man with diminished mental capacity and sought the publics...

Assemblymember Jim Frazier to Hold Office Hours in Antioch District Office

Assemblyman Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) will hold office hours on Tuesday, October 8th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at his District Office in Antioch....

Antioch Police Make Prostitution Arrest at Massage Parlor

On 9/25/2013, The Antioch Police Department conducted an undercover operation at the Oasis Healing Spa massage parlor. During the operation, an undercover officer paid...

Antioch: Arrest Made in Banyan Way Homicide

Following an extensive investigation by Antioch PD detectives, San Francisco resident, Armoun Page, was identified as the lone suspect in this case. He was...

Oakley Man Dies, Another Injured After Antioch Shooting

The Antioch Police issued the following Press Release regarding a deadly shooting on the 2200 block of Banyan Way that left a 24-year-old male...

After Witnessing Assault, Antioch Teens Detain Suspect for Antioch Police

Corinne Rodriguez Evans reported the following incident in Antioch this afternoon and provided us with this nice photograph of Antioch youths lending a helping...

Councilman Gary Agopian Offers Update To Cancer Treatment

Antioch City Councilman Gary Agopian issued an updated to his cancer last night that we wanted to pass along. Our hearts and prayers are...

Pit Bulls Who Mauled Hunter Kilbourn To Be Euthanized

The two pit bulls involved in the attack of 10-year-old Hunter Kilbourn on August 11 will be humanely euthanized according to a unanimous ruling...

Photos: Two-Car Vehicle Accident on E. 18 Injures Patrons at Dairy Queen

At roughly 4:47 pm Wednesday, emergency crews responded to a vehicle accident on E. 18th Street in Antioch that left one car on the...

Gary Agopian: “I Am Not Stepping Down, I Am Not Giving Up!”

The following speech was transcribed to share with our readers this evening of a very moving speech given by Antioch Councilman Gary Agopian during...

Person Commits Suicide Monday Morning Behind Antioch Save Mart

The Antioch Police Department has confirmed that a person was found dead this morning behind the Save Mart Supermarket on Contra Loma Boulevard in...

Rain Doesn’t Stop Delta Blues Festival From Entertaining

Rain didn’t put a damper on the highly entertaining Delta Blues Festival Saturday in Antioch as blues fans fought the elements while seeking great...

Antioch Man Shot Multiple Times on Sycamore Drive

Earlier this afternoon, multiple readers tipped us off to a shooting on the 1600 block of Sycamore Drive at 12:30 pm that left a...