June 21 – 27: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between June 21-27 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Arson 6/24...

April 22: Brownstone Gardens to Host Bridal Faire

On April 22, Brownstone Gardens will kick off wedding season with its annual Bridal Faire in Oakley from 4-7pm. The event is FREE admission for...

Updated: Two-Alarm Fire Destroys Oakley Home on Sandmound Blvd.

East Contra Costa Fire protection District responded to a residential fire at 7:20 am which was quickly upgraded to a two-alarm as crews arrived...

Oakley Cityhood Celebration and Fireworks Set for July 7

The City of Oakley will host the annual Cityhood Celebration on Saturday, July 7th at the  Freedom High School soccer basin located at the corner of Neroly Rd and O’Hara Ave. This event commemorates the anniversary of Oakley incorporating as a city in 1999 and  also celebrates our nation’s Independence Day. The event starts at 6:00 p.m.  Both admission and parking is FREE, however wristbands  for unlimited use of children’s activities are $5. The wristbands are valid for all the  activities on the upper and lower basin. Children ages 5 and under can receive a free  wristband at the event. Wristband booths will be located on the walkway down from the  school parking lot and also on the upper basin. Don’t wait in the long line though, as  wrist bands are available for pre‐purchase at City hall now through July 5th. This year’s activities will include glitter tattoos, face painting, giant slides, obstacle  courses, the popular mechanical shark and surfboard rides, rock climbing wall, and  bounce houses. The food area has expanded this year to include food vendors on the upper basin as well  as the main area.  Food selections include:  pizza, kettle corn, shaved ice, ice cream, frozen  lemonade, gelato, acai bowls, steak sandwiches, gyros, burgers, hot dogs, lumpia, tri‐tip  sandwiches, cotton candy, Dole Whip, sausage, and corn dogs. A variety of vendors will be on hand, selling their wares and offering raffles and games.   Guests are invited to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the music throughout the  evening in anticipation of the spectacular fireworks show which begins at approximately  9:30 p.m. Guests  may  bring  a  picnic  dinner,  but  alcohol  is ...

Tonight: Oakley to Host Community Strategic Planning Meeting

Tonight, the City of Oakley will be hosting a Community Strategic Planning Meeting at Freedom High School where attendees will get the chance to...

Senator Glazer Brings Pushup Challenge to Oakley Calling Attention to Veterans’ Suicides

On Saturday, Senator Steve Glazer (D-Orinda) was in Oakley for Day 10 of his 22-days, 22-pushups a day challenge. He was joined at the Oakley...

July 24 – 30: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between July 17-22 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Battery 7/24...

Oakley Home Struck by Gunfire Wednesday Night

The Oakley Police Department confirmed there was a shooting that occurred on Norcross Lane near Oakley Elementary School Wednesday evening just before 9:00 pm. According...

Burgis Not in Favor of Grocery Outlet Being Placed in Former CentroMart Building

During the January 14 Oakley City Council Meeting, City Manager Bryan Montgomery announced to the city council that DG Market would no longer be...

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...

Today: Friends of Oakley to Host Special Christmas Basket Registration

The Friends of Oakley announced that on Thursday, November 19 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, they will host their final day of registration...

Oakley: Two Teens Injured After Being Struck by Vehicle

At 8:00 pm Saturday, the two teens were struck by a vehicle backing up in the 500 block of Brooks Street in the City...

Oakley Residents Help Rescue Three Baby Ducks

Shortly before 10:00 am Thursday, Oakley residents alerted the City of Oakley that five baby ducks fell into a storm drain on Stonegate Cir....

Two East County Football Players Airlifted to Hospital After Serious Injuries

On Friday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to both Freedom High School and Heritage High School after two football sustained traumatic...

April 22 – 28: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between April 22-18. These focus on the higher priority calls.   Auto Burglary ...

Firefighters Respond to Homeless Encampment Fire on Ironhouse Sanitary District Property

At 1:30 pm Saturday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a reported vegetation fire at a homeless encampment located on the...

November 3-8: Oakley Police Incident Summary Report

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between November 3-8 according to information provided by Oakley Police. Assault w/Deadly...

Republic of Cake Asks For Additional $70k from City of Oakley

Oakley’s cupcake shop has found itself back on Oakley City Council Agenda this week as Republic of Cake is seeking to execute an Amendment...

Oakley: Vietnam Veteran Assaulted During Break-in

On Wednesday night, July 20th, at 10:28 p.m., Oakley PD received a call from a witness who reported seeing and talking to a victim...

Wild West Bass Trail Returns to Oakley, Net’s $29,400 in Payouts

On Saturday May 14, the Wild West Bass Trail returned to Big Break Marina in Oakley where the team of Douglas Jones and Joe...