#067: Brentwood Police Chief Talks Community Policing During COVID-19

On this episode, I chat with Brentwood Police Chief Tom Hansen about how the police department is dealing with coronavirus (COVID-19) and the impact...

Brentwood: Man Airlifted to Local Hospital After Vasco Vehicle Crash

At 7:47 am Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash at Marsh Creek Road and...

Local School Districts Send Out Joint Letter as They Move Towards Distance Learning

On Thursday, school districts in Brentwood, Byron, Knightsen and Oakley sent out a joint letter to the community after extension of the Stay-at-Home directive.The...

Brentwood Mayor Issues Letter to Community Regarding Response to Coronavirus

To our valued citizens, we are now fully feeling the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. In previous weeks perhaps it seemed unlikely that we...

Update: Arizona Man Leads Police on 3-City Pursuit Before Head-on-Crash With Antioch Officer

On Tuesday afternoon, a pursuit by the Oakley Police Department ended several hours later on Deer Valley Road in the City of Antioch.According to...

Brentwood Provides Information for Small Businesses Impacted During Coronavirus

BRENTWOOD, CA – The Brentwood business community, much like communities across the nation, is experiencing an unprecedented period of economic uncertainty.  Local business owners...

SafeWise Ranks Oakley 16th Safest City in California, Brentwood at 81 and Antioch at...

On March 9, SafeWise issued its California 50 Safest Cities List of 2020 where Danville (1) and San Ramon (7) remain in the top...

Bay Area Distilling Company Offering Hand Sanitizer Refills

In an effort to assist the community, Bay Area Distilling Company out of Brentwood announced it is opening up its facility for people to...

#064: Joel Bryant Talks City of Brentwood Response to COVID-19

On this episode, I chat with Joel Bryant, Vice Mayor of the City of Brentwood, who shares what Brentwood is doing in response to...

Brentwood School District Prepares for Early April Distance Learning Launch

On Wednesday, Superintendent Dana Eaton of the Brentwood Union Elementary School District announced that they have extended school closures through May 1, 2019 due...

Brentwood Announces Playgrounds, Sports Courts and Picnic Area Closures

The City of Brentwood has announced that starting Wednesday, March 25, 2020, all Brentwood playgrounds, sport courts and picnic areas will be temporarily closed.The...
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Brentwood School District Launches YouTube For “Read-Alouds”

This week, Superintendent Dana Eaton of the Brentwood Union School District announced the District has started a YouTube Channel where they will upload videos...

Brentwood Set to Receive Priority Area 1 Technical Assistance Panel Report

On Tuesday, the Brentwood City Council is set to vote on the acceptance of the Urban land Institute Priority Area 1 Technical Assistance Panel...

Brentwood: Ford Mustang Catches Fire Inside Auto Repair Shop

At 9:23 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a commercial fire in the 300 block of...

Firefighters Battle Wall Fire in Brentwood Home

At 2:50 pm Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of smoke coming from a home in the 1400...

East Contra Costa Cities Respond to COVID-19 With Local Emergency Declaration

On Monday, cities across East Contra Costa County including Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley and Pittsburg all declared a local emergency. The move will allow each...

Superintendent: Brentwood Union School District to Return to School on April 8 at Earliest

On Monday, the Brentwood Union School District announced that the earliest students would return to school is now April 8, 2020.According to Superintendent Dana...

March 1-10: Brentwood Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Brentwood Police Calls over the past month reported between March 1-10 which focuses on the higher priority...

Brentwood Announces Cancellation of Large Gatherings at Senior Activity Center

The City of Brentwood announced as a precautionary measure against the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), it is both cancelling and postponing some of...

Law Enforcement Issue 60 Citations, Tow 55 Vehicles During Saturday Night Sideshow

The Antioch Police Department announced that on March 7, they issued nearly 60 citations with 55 towed vehicles and 3 arrests after multiple sideshows...