Saturday: Prom for Special Needs Students, Parade and Concert in Downtown Brentwood

On Saturday May 6, a special Prom for Our True Heroes, students with special needs, will be held at the Brentwood Community Center. The event...

Op-Ed: Romick Explains Relationship Between Cities and Fire Districts

The following was submitted by Oakley Councilman Kevin Romick I’ve recently read and heard comments regarding the relationship between cities and fire districts. These comments...

Oakley Encourages Parent Advocacy

You, Me, We Oakley! in partnership with the CARE Parent Network, Oakley Union Elementary School District (OUESD), the Regional Center of the East Bay (RCEB),...

April 23-29: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between April 23-29 according to information provided by Oakley Police.   Assault w/Deadly...

Ross Macumber Named East Contra Costa Fire Battalion Chief

On Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced the promotion of Ross Macumber to Battalion Chief. He will serve in the position on...

Man Arrested After Argument Leads to Assault With Deadly Weapon in Knightsen

On Sunday, April 30 at about 10:10 PM, Contra Costa Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon...

Letter: Bell Explains Why She Declined East Contra Costa Fire Reappointment

The following was submitted by Meghan Bell, former East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board of Director. Tuesday, April 25th I requested the Oakley City...

Oakley Agrees to Assist East Contra Costa Fire in Funding Knightsen Fire Station

On Tuesday, the City of Oakley stated they would be willing to come to the table to assist the East Contra Costa Fire Protection...

Oakley City Council Seeks Applications for ECCFPD Board

The City of Oakley announced Wednesday that they are seeking applications from Oakley residents who would like to serve as the City's representative on...

Firefighters Come Out Against Brentwood Fire Plan, Council Agrees to Restart Talks

On Tuesday night, the City of Brentwood took no action on their proposed Memorandum of Understanding which was aimed to keep a fourth East...

Building Association Questions Oakley’s Collection of Fees, Requests Audit

On Tuesday, a letter was issued to the City of Oakley by The Building Industry Association of the Bay Area requesting for an audit...

Oakley Police: Suspect in Robbery Turns Herself In, Shooter Still At Large

The Oakley Police Department announced that Jessica York, a suspect in a shooting and robbery, turned herself in on Thursday, April 19. York was deemed...

April 16-22: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between April 16-22 according to information provided by Oakley Police.   Auto Burglary ...

Sunday: Oakley Relay for Life to Host Survivor Brunch

On Sunday, Oakley Relay for Life invites all cancer survivors and their loved ones are invited to a survivor brunch where survivors will receive...

Op-Ed: Oakley Councilman Offers Thoughts on East Contra Costa Fire

The following was submitted by Oakley City Councilman Kevin Romick for publication. Providing fire services is not a function of the city of Oakley or...

Limited Tickets Remain for Oakley Chamber’s Wine and Whiskey Soiree

A limited number of tickets still remain for the upcoming Oakley Chamber of Commerce Wine and Whiskey Soiree event at La Grande Wedding &...

April 9-15: Oakley Police Calls

The following are a sampling of calls handled by the Oakley Police Department between April 9-15 according to information provided by Oakley Police.   Auto Burglary ...

Oakley: 5 Injured in Vehicle Crash, 1 Airlifted to Hospital

At 3:38 pm Tuesday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a vehicle crash at East Cypress Road and Jersey...

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...

April 22: Oakley to Host Rock the Chalk Event

Calling all artists! The 2nd annual “Rock the Chalk” art show will take place on Saturday, April 22nd from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m....