Antioch Police Investigating Robbery, Homicide and Officer Involved Shooting

On July 3 at approximately 8:26 pm, a robbery/homicide occurred at the corner of Hillcrest Avenue and E. 18th Street at the Valero Gas...

DeCarlo, Decker, Gomez Win Antioch Speedway Main Events

Antioch, CA -- Nick DeCarlo scored the victory in the 25 lap All Star Series A Modified Main Event at Antioch Speedway.  The two...

Keusch: Grand Jury Report on Antioch Animal Services Latest Document to Encourage Change

Depending on whom you ask Antioch Animal Services has needed change for some time. Some say decades, some say years and others say they are...

Antioch: Firefighters Limit 2-Alarm Vegetation Fire to 4-Acres

On July 1 at 5:52 pm, Conta Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a vegetation fire behind the Mayan Cinamas. While responding, Battalion...

Letter: D&K Automotive Repair Thanks Police and Firefighters After Fire

Hello friends On June 28, 2017 while vacationing with my family, I was made aware that our family business was on fire. A fire...

Tongson: A look at Upcoming Community Events

Residents of East County and surrounding communities can look forward to an abundance of festivities and celebrations in anticipation of the 4th of July...

Saturday: Antioch Police Set to Host Neighborhood Cleanup

On Saturday, the Antioch Police Department will host its 82nd installment of the Neighborhood Cleanup Program. The cleanup begins at 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m....

Antioch School District Superintendent Contract Extended Through 2020

On Wednesday, the Antioch Unified School District Board of Trustees approved employment agreement extensions with the Superintendent, Associate Superintendent and Chief Human Resources Office. In...

Antioch Set for 4th of July Parade, Fireworks, Pancake Breakfast Event

The Celebrate Antioch Foundation is seeking entries for its 4th of July Celebration and parade set for downtown Antioch at 11:00 am on July...

Antioch: Firefighters Extinguish Car Fires, Prevent $1 Million Loss at D&K Automotive

Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a commercial structure fire in Antioch after reports of an alarm sounding and smoking coming...

Antioch Police Investigating Shooting on Sycamore Drive

The Antioch Police Department are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday afternoon where at least one person was wounded. The shooting occurred on Sycamore Avenue...

After Kitchen Fire, Cocina Medina Mexican Restaurant Set to Reopen

On Tuesday June 27, the popular Cocina Medina Mexican Restaurant in Antioch is set to re-open after being closed since a fire damaged the...

Advisory: Firefighters to Perform Wildland Training, Control Burns in Antioch

On Monday, Contra Costa County Fire will be performing a controlled burn in the form of a multi-agency training at the hills at Vista...

Wiesz, Papenhausen, Busby Win Antioch Speedway Features

Antioch -- Colby Wiesz won the 25 lap All Star Series Winged 360 Sprint Car Main Event Saturday night at Antioch Speedway.  Wiesz is...

June 12-18: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between June 12-18 they had a total of 1,586 calls for service.   Assault (31) 6/12 – W. 18th St...

Antioch: Man in Critical Condition After Shooting on Putnam Street

On June 20 at 8:15 pm Antioch Police were dispatched to the 1000 Block of Putnam Street on the report of a shooting. Upon arrival...

Antioch: Free Concerts by the River Begin July 8th

The free Saturday Summer Concert Series kicks off July 8th and continues through August 26th. The concerts are held in Waldie Plaza in downtown...

Dow, CH2M and Smithsonian Commit to Prepare and Inspire STEM Educators

Teachers from eight states will travel to Washington, D.C. this summer to begin a year-long professional development opportunity MIDLAND, Mich. -- A group of 38...

Strategic Threat Management Awarded Small Business Employer of the Year

On June 9, Strategic Threat Management (STM) were awarded the Small Employer of the Year for companies with 200 employees or less from the...

Antioch Police Issue Update in 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...