Monday: PG&E Venting Natural Gas Line in Oakley

On Monday, March 27, as part of the ongoing improvements to a natural gas system, PG&E plans to vent natural gas from sections of...

Oakley Invites Public to Workshop Regarding Community Choice Energy

On April 5, the City of Oakley invites the public to a workshop regarding a community choice energy program. Community Choice Energy (CCE) is a...

March 12 -18: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between March 12-18 according to information provided by Oakley Police.   Battery 3/15...

Oakley: Cloutier-Skym Win Black Bass Fishing Series Kick-Off Event

On March 18, Dan's Delta Outdoors kicked off its 2017 Black Bass Fishing Series out of Big Break Marina in Oakley. The big winners of...

50-Year-Old Man Arrested After Shots Fired in Unincorporated Oakley

On Sunday, the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office responded to the 5500 block of Sandmound Blvd in unincorporated Oakley for a report of shots...

Oakley: Vehicle Strikes House on Main Street After Road Rage Incident

A vehicle that struck a home in Oakley left three people with minor injuries. The incident occurred at Main Street and O'Hara Avenue in...

Oakley: Parents Told Via Letter to Watch Promotion Ceremony Online

Parents of 8th graders in Oakley expressed frustrations this week by a decision of the Oakley Union Elementary School District who announced a format...

Paige Colburn Named Oakley School District Teacher of the Year

The Oakley Union School District announced Friday that 4th grade teacher, Paige Colburn, as Gehringer’s Teacher of the Year as well as Oakley School...

Oakley Police Investigating Wednesday Night Shooting

Around 9:30 pm Wednesday, the Oakley Police Department responded to a report of shots fired at O'Hara Avenue ant Star Street in Oakley. Upon arrival,...

March 5-11: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between March 5-11 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Auto Burglary ...

Oakley: Main Street Improvement Project Begins March 20

The City of Oakley announced that downtown Oakley will begin major improvements this spring which begin March 20 and will continue through October. Construction will...

Oakley Library STEAM’s Up Spring Break

The Oakley Library is getting their STEAM on every Tuesday through Saturday during Spring Break from 3-4pm. The program will feature fun, hands-on STEAM-related activities...

City of Oakley to Celebrate California Arbor Week

California Arbor Week is celebrated throughout the state and in Oakley March 7-14, 2017 to highlight the importance of trees to communities and the...

Helmick Talks East Contra Costa Fire After Being Named Fire Chief

In April, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is set to hand over the reins of the District to Brian Helmick who will serve...

Feb 26 – March 4: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between February 26 - March 4 according to information provided by...

East Contra Costa Fire Set to Hire Brian Helmick as Interim Fire Chief

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced Friday that Brian Helmick has been selected as the next fire chief to replace Chief Hugh...

Oakley: One Dead in Vehicle Rollover Crash on Highway 4

At 10:03 am Thursday, Contra Costa firefighters responded to a report of a vehicle crash that resulted in the death of one subject. According to...

Oakley City Council Discusses East Contra Costa Fire Options, Opt to Send Letter

On Tuesday, the Oakley City Council held a work session to discuss its options with regards to fire service and the East Contra Costa...

Oakley Police Arrest Man With a Loaded Firearm

The Oakley Police Department arrested Oswaldo Olivarez for possession of a loaded firearm, possession of narcotics, and a probation violation. According to police, at approximately...

Oakley Police Nab “Smash and Grab” Burglary Suspects, Recover Other Property

The Oakley Police Department arrested three suspects Wednesday morning in connection with a residential burglary and commercial burglary. On February 27, Oakley Police Department Officers...