Oakland: 19-Year-Old Antioch Man Dies While Suspected DUI Driver Faces Murder Charges

According to CHP-Oakland, a suspected DUI driver has been arrested and booked on felony charges of murder and DUI after striking an killing a...

July 30 – August 6: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between July 30 – August 6, they had 1,671 calls for service. This recap focuses on the higher...

Antioch: Firefighters Battle Structure Fire on Cathy Ct.

At 3:58 pm Saturday, Contra Costa County firefighters were dispatched to a report of a backyard and roof on fire in the 2500 block...

Change of Heart, Antioch City Council Unanimously Votes to Place Sales Tax Measure on...

On Thursday, the Antioch City Council voted unanimously to place a 1% sales tax measure on the November ballot. The tax is aimed to replace...

Antioch: Vegetation Fire Burns 5 Acres off Hillcrest

At 1:54 pm Wednesday, the Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vegetation fire near Hillcrest Avenue and Wild Horse...

Update: Antioch Sales Tax Measure Fails to Get 2/3 Support, Special Meeting Thursday

On Tuesday during a special meeting of the Antioch City Council, the council voted to move forward with placing a 1% sales tax proposal...

Antioch Police Investigating Early Morning Fatal Motorcycle Crash

The Antioch Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in the area of Davison Drive and Serpentine Drive in the City of Antioch. The...

Contra Costa County Ceasefire Program Aims to Reduce Gun Violence

Central and East Contra Costa County CEASEFIRE hosted an open forum and night walk on Saturday at Renewed Strength Ministries (Ministerios Fuerzas Renovadas) in...

Underground Diesel Leak Shuts Down Hillcrest Ave in Antioch

At 7:05 pm Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters responded to a report of a gas leak in the area of Hillcrest Avenue at Sunset...

July 23-29: Antioch Police Calls

The Antioch Police Department reported that between July 23-29, they had 1,764 calls for service. This recap focuses on the higher priority calls for...

Oversight Committee, Sunset Added into Antioch Sales Tax Proposal

On Friday, during a tense Antioch City Council meeting, the city council decided to insert language into its ballot measure that would continue an...

East Contra Costa County Ceasefire Event Set for August 4 in Antioch

On Saturday, August 4 at 6:00 pm, the community is invited to participate with law enforcement and community members in an effort to reduce...

Aug 4: Antioch Police Host 92nd Neighborhood Cleanup

On Saturday, August 4 the Antioch Police Department will host its 92nd installment of the Neighborhood Cleanup Program. The event will occur on Saturday, August...

Referendum to Repeal Antioch Cannabis Business Districts Fails to Gather Enough Signatures

A group of citizens who were passionate about blocking an ordinance approved by the Antioch City Council which created two Cannabis Business Districts, failed...

August 8: Rep. McNerney to Host Town Hall in Antioch

Stockton, CA – Next week, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) will host two town halls to update constituents on the latest in Washington and to discuss...

Antioch City Council Member Tony Tiscareno Files for Re-Election

ANTIOCH – Antioch City Council Member Tony Tiscareno has filed to run for re-election in the November 6th general election. “When I ran for election...

Antioch Historical Society Seeking Board Members

The Antioch Historical Society is accepting applications to fill openings on its Board of Directors.  Board meetings are currently held on the fourth Wednesday...

Antioch Council Agrees to Amend Ballot Language, Error Leads to Second Special Meeting

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council, during their special meeting, unanimously approved to amend the ballot language to get it under the 75-word limit....

Antioch Police Get Peaceful Resolution After Suicidal Man Armed With Weapon Barricades Himself

At 6:12 pm Tuesday, the Antioch Police Department responded to a report of a suicidal man armed with a weapon on Angel Ct. which...

Error Leads Antioch to Hold Special Meeting to Fix Ballot Measure Language

On Tuesday night, the City of Antioch will hold a special city council meeting with just 24-hours notice to fix ballot language on a...