Mosquito Fogging Set for Oakley and Bethel Island Thursday Morning

Due to the high numbers of mosquitoes in the area, the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District will be fogging by truck-mounted, ultra-low volume...

Moving Day: Oakley Home Cut in Half and Transported Across Town

At 5:00 am Sunday morning, crews from Roger's House Moving began moving a home through the streets of Oakley which required streets to close...

May 1: 4th Annual Freedom Falcon Festival

The community is invited to join Freedom High School for their 4th Annual Freedom Falcon Festival which will have a variety of things to...

Nov. 11-16: Oakley Police Incident Summary Report

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between Nov. 11-16 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Auto Burglary...

Photos: East County Little League Opening Day

On Saturday, March 5, the East County Little League held their Opening Day Ceremonies in Oakley which began with a parade through the downtown...

Oakley Explains Residential Landscaping and the Drought

"Community Enhancement Through Code Enforcement " Everyone is aware there’s a drought and we’re all being asked to conserve water. Being conscious of our water...

Allstate Foundation Awards $1k Grant to Saint John’s Program for Real Change in Oakley

Oakley agency owner recognized by Allstate for outstanding volunteerism OAKLEY, California, October 28,2016 -- Oakley Allstate agency owner Jeff MacDonald recently secured a $1,000...

July 5 – 10: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between July 5 – 10 according to information provided by Oakley...

Photos: Welcome Home US Army Sgt. Brandon Hyman

East Contra Costa welcomed home US Army Sgt. Brandon Hyman Saturday afternoon in Oakley courtesy of the Diablo Valley Flag Brigade, Warrior Watch Riders,...

Letter: Teacher Supports Measure K, Says Libraries Help Create Successful Communities

Dear Editor, I am a 6th grade teacher, father, and small business entrepreneur. Since 2003, I have tutored over 100 different local students.  All of my...

May 17 – 22: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between May 17-22 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Auto Burglary...

Oakley: 2-Year-Old Airlifted to Hospital After Fall From Bunk Bed

At 8:31 pm Wednesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a 2-year-olf fall victim from a bunk bed...

Update: Winters Murder Suspect Captured in Las Vegas

Relatives of Leslie Pinkston who live in East Contra Costa County can begin to have some closure as murder suspect William Gardner III has...

Photos: Oakley Memorial Day Observance Ceremony

Last year, Mayor Kevin Romick  predicted there would be twice as many people in attendance of the Oakley Memorial Day Ceremony and he was...

Oakley Reminds Residents That Graffiti is a Crime

The City of Oakley has issued a reminder to its residents on social media that graffiti is a crime. In recent weeks, graffiti has...

Romick: Councilman Pope Provided Misinformation

I’ve been getting some flak from Oakley residents over my statements earlier this week accusing Councilman Randy Pope of undermining Police Chief Bani Kollo....

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...

Photos: Station 93 Attacks Small Creek Fire in Oakley

At 10:55 am Wednesday morning, Station 93 of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a grass fire just off Bernard Road...

Oakley Man Identified as Homicide Victim in Castro Valley Shooting

The Alameda County Sheriffs Office announced Tuesday morning that the victim in the April 11 homicide has been identified as Alexander Jacob Martinez, 27...

Oakley: East Contra Costa Firefighters Make Quick Work of Shed Fire

At 3:38 am Saturday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to a structure fire in the 2600 block of Dutch Slough Road in Oakley. While responding,...