Updated: Oakley PD Searched Freedom High School For Explosives

The Oakley Police Department found itself on Freedom High School campus this morning around 10:30 am investigating what appears to be a suspicious phone...

Congressman McNerney Visits Oakley to Discuss “Clean Energy Nation”

Congressman Jerry McNerney stopped by Oakley yesterday to partake in an event put on by the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed to discuss renewable...

Tonight: Congressman McNerney to Discuss “Clean Energy Nation” With East County

Congressman Jerry McNerney and journalist Martin Cheek will be in Oakley tonight to join the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed to discuss their book...

Oakley Science Week Kicked Off Saturday With Creekside Fun

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Pregnant Woman Transported by Ambulance in Oakley Crash

Around 8:27 AM, emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle accident in Oakley on Calle De Oro which left one pregnant woman taken away in...

PG&E Testing Causes False Alarm

A strong odor was reported around 8:18 this morning coming from Bridgehead Road that had East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and the Oakley...

Oakley PD and Sheriff’s Office Search for Reported Dead Body

The Oakley Police Department and the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s office received a report of a dead body in a shed this afternoon...

Oakley Lacking in Accountability on Downtown Project

I’ve been receiving many questions lately regarding the Oakley Downtown project which apparently has become some sort of punch line for East County Residents—specifically...

Two Car Accident on O’Hara Slows Traffic During Rush Hour

At 5:52 pm, the Oakley Police Department and the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a two-car accident at the intersection of...

Photos: AM Accident on Main Street and Live Oak

Who needs an alarm clock in Oakley when you have a two-car accident with the sound of a horn echoing through the town until...

W. Cypress Rear End Accident, Possible Hit and Run

Here are some photographs of Friday evenings W. Cypress rear end accident that sent one victim to the hospital as a precaution.  I am...

Construction Workers Stifle Oakley Grass Fire

Construction workers, pictured below, who were working at the PG&E plant were quick to act when they saw flames on the side of Bridgehead...

Oakley K-9 Leads Police to Early Morning Armed Burglary Suspect

An Oakley resident in the Quail Valley Run neighborhood awoke during the early morning hours to the sound of a burglary suspect who was...

Ironhouse Set to Discuss Increasing Its Fees

I hope Oakley and Bethel Island residents are paying attention as the Ironhouse Sanitary District just announced they will be hosting a public hearing...

Freedom Garden to Host “Earth Day” Event Thanking Community

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PG&E Promises to Fix Oakley Roads

Something not to be overlooked from this past Tuesday's Oakley City Council is the fact Tom Guarino, PG&E East Bay Public Affairs Manager, admitted...

Oakley: 1 Injured in Motorcycle vs. Tow Truck Accident

At 4:19 pm yesterday, crews responded to a motorcycle versus tow truck on Live Oak Road near Orchard Park School in Oakley leaving one...

Oakley City Manager Dodging O’Hara Project Delay Questions

During the Breakfast with the Mayor on April 1, Oakley Mayor Kevin Romick was pretty open about a new delay with the O’Hara sidewalk...

FRESHH Club Puts Sunday Effort into Garden

Members of the Freedom High School FRESHH Club spent their Sunday afternoon volunteering at their school garden digging holes, distributing mulch to "trouble" areas...