Saturday: Oakley Kids Fishing Derby

The City of Oakley and Hook, Line & Sinker have teamed up to host the 9th Annual Kids Fishing Derby this Saturday. This “catch...

Photos: Oakley’s National Night Out

The City of Oakley and our police department put on a wonderful event last night highlighted with K-9 demonstrations which is always entertaining. The...

Oakley: Burgis Pulls Papers for Council Run

Diane Burgis, executive director of the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed, pulled papers yesterday to run for Oakley City Council bringing the list of...

Oakley Child Falls Out of Second Story Window

Around 4:00 pm yesterday, a 2-year old fell from a second story window from an Oakley home and was transported via helicopter to Children’s...

Suisun City Police Officers Association Endorses Frazier

I wanted to share a little tidbit from the Assembly District 11 race as the Suisun City Police Officers Association has officially endorsed Democrat...

Oakley City Council Candidates Jumps to Six

The City of Oakley Council race just got a little tougher for incumbents as former Oakley councilman Brad Nix and newcomer Randi Alder pulled...

Ex-HALO President Sends Letter to Contra Costa Times

I have received a copy of the Letter to the Editor from Tamera Reed, former HALO president which she has sent to the Contra...

HALO Caretaker and Leaders Refute Times Story

The Contra Costa Times put out a disgusting piece yesterday afternoon which accuses HALO caretaker Renee Franceschini of inappropriate actions with a minor. This...

Big Break Trail Improves Accessibility

The City of Oakley and East Bay Parks worked together to become more friendly to bikers of the trail as two curb cuts were...

Anderson Pulls Papers For Council Run

Oakley City Councilwoman Pat Anderson pulled papers yesterday for yet another city council run.  Anderson has been a councilmember since the beginning of cityhood...

HALO Announces New President… But Questions Remain

The Homeless Animals' Lifeline Organization (H.A.L.O.) put out a Press Release today explaining that due to growth, they had to replace Tamera Reed as...

Updated: H.A.L.O. Votes to Remove President

The H.A.L.O. Board of Directors voted out Tamera Reed as its president earlier this week with little details being given as to why the removal...

Mayor Kevin Romick Seeks Re-Election

First elected in 2004, Mayor Kevin Romick has decided to pull papers for a third term for Oakley City Council. He is so far...

Holy Ghost Parade Photographs

I had the oppertunity to attend the Holy Ghost Parade on Sunday in Oakley which was a very nice event. Here are the photographs...

Oakley Neighborhood Watch Helps Catch Vandals

The residents in the Magnolia Park area experienced nearly 30 cases of vandalism of roll up garage doors over the past month. After a...

You, Me, We = Oakley Promotes Diversity in Video Release

There is a powerful video that was put out recently by You, Me, We = Oakley that is a worthy watch.  The video promotes...

Oakley to Seek ECCFPD Board Replacements

The Oakley City Council voted 5-0 last night to begin the process of moving towards a citizen appointed East Contra Costa Fire Protection District...

Council Preview: Oakley Calling for Applicants for ECCFPD Board

The City of Oakley will likely agree to Adopt a Resolution tonight that will allow for an application process to begin for three open...

Oakley Cityhood Celebration A Success

The City of Oakley did a wonderful job yesterday evening with its Cityhood Celebration which commemorated the anniversary of Oakley’s incorporation as a city...

Firefighter Grateful For Opportunity Despite Getting Burned With Layoff Notice

Although he was low man on the seniority list, former East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Firefighter and Oakley resident Tom LoCoco loved serving...