Dec. 17: Santa Set to Visit East Contra Costa Fire Stations

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced that Santa will be visiting all three fire stations on December 17. Chief Brian Helmick invites the...

6,568 PG&E Customers Without Power in East Contra Costa County

According to PG&E, a power outage impacting more than 6,568 customers in East Contra Costa County began at 1:41 pm Wednesday. The outage is impacting...

Oakley Hosts Hometown Holiday Decorating Contest

Pull out your Santa’s, sleighs, reindeer, lights and inflatables. The Hometown Holiday Decorating Contest is back! The deadline to enter is Friday, December 8th by...

Nov. 26 – Dec 2: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department over the past two weeks between November 26 through December 2   Auto...

Oakley: Settlement Reached with Shea Homes on Fire Station

Brentwood - On November 14, 2017, the City of Oakley gave the final approval for an agreement with Shea Homes, LP and the East Contra...

Nov. 12-25: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department over the past two weeks between November 12-25. Assault w/Deadly Weapon 11/20...

Upcoming East Contra Costa Christmas Tree Lighting Celebrations

Here is a look at the upcoming Christmas Tree Lighting Celebrations in East Contra Costa County. December 1: 5:00 pm: City of Pittsburg Join the City...

Oakley Explains Recent Eminent Domain Actions

This week, the City of Oakley offered an explanation via their outreach efforts of the eminent domain action the City Council took last Tuesday. Here...

Ironhouse Sanitary District Hosts Cooking Grease and CFL Bulb Recycling Day

Delicious meals bring families and friends together during the holidays but don’t let a clogged drain spoil your plans this holiday season. Cooking Fats, Oils...

Oakley City Council Agrees to Move Forward With Eminent Domain Action for Main Street...

On Tuesday night, the Oakley City Council agreed to acquire a piece of property along Main Street through eminent domain while simultaneously directing staff...

Oakley Solicits Help Selecting a Name for New Dog Park

The City of Oakley is now soliciting the community for help determining a name for the Oakley Dog Park. The first phase of the dog...

Nov. 5-11: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department over the past week between November 5-11. Auto Burglary 11/6 – 1700...

Oakley City Manager Set to Receive 3% Pay Raise

At the upcoming Oakley City Council Meeting on November 14, the City Council will decide on whether or not to approve a raise for...

Oct. 22 – Nov. 4: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department over the past week between October 22 through November 4.   Auto Burglary ...

Updated: One Dead in Early Morning Oakley Structure Fire

At 2:30 am Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a residential structure fire on Star St....

East Contra Costa Fire Average 8:17 Minute Response Time for October

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District reported that in the month of October they had 680 service calls with an average response time...

CHP: Pregnant Bay Point Woman Dies in Fatal Collision on Highway 4 in Concord

A pregnant Oakley woman died Tuesday night of injuries suffered in a two-car crash that happened on Highway 4 at Port Chicago Highway in...

Update: Suspect Turns Himself in After Attempted Murder on Dutch Slough Road

On Sunday at about 12:53 PM, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to the area of 2600 Dutch Slough Road in unincorporated Oakley for a report of a person who...

Oct. 15-21: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department over the past week between October 15-21.   Auto Burglary 10/21 – not...

Oakley: Gunshot Victim Transported to Local Hospital

At 12:53 pm Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a gunshot wound in the 2600 block...