Residents Beautify Oakley Neighborhood

I had the opportunity to attend the city beautification project yesterday that repainted and repaired the worn down and mismatched fencing along Vintage Parkway...

Oakley Applicants to Interview for ECCFPD Board

It appears that the City of Oakley and ECCFPD will be in good hand when Pat Anderson and Jim Frazier drop off the ECCFPD...

Marsh Creek Restoration Breaks Ground

It’s been a long five years of for the Friends of Marsh Creek Watershed (FOMWC) who have been waiting to break ground on their...

Oakley to Terminate HALO Lease in Favor of AMR?

There is a very interesting discussion item set for this Tuesday at the Oakley City Council Meeting as they will consider termination of the...

Oakley to Host Marsh Creek Restoration Project Ground Breaking

Diane Burgis, executive director of the Friends of Marsh Screek Watershed (FOMCW), announced yesterday that the City of Oakley is holding a ground breaking ...

Oops…Chamber President Issues Rebuttal Admitting Mistake

Doug Scheer, Oakley Chamber of Commerce President, issued the following rebuttal to my questioning of the Chamber scheduling their Sept. 18 Candidates Forum by...

Oakley City Council Candidate Overview

Rowena Coetsee of the Contra Costa Times provided a nice overview on the upcoming Oakley City Council race. While I may not agree with...

Oakley Chamber to Host Candidates Forum

It appears the Oakley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a City Council Candidates Forum on Tuesday, September 18; the only problem is that...

World of Discovery “Picnic in the Park” a Success

Nearly 8 months ago, Oakley celebrated with a ribbon cutting for the first all-abilities playground in East Contra Costa County. Yesterday, Oakley had a...

Sept. 15: Marsh Creek Cleanup 2012

Save the date, the Marsh Creek Cleanup 2012 is quickly approaching with this year’s event set of Saturday, September 15 from 9:00 am to...

Saturday: Picnic in the Park at the World of Discovery

On January 14, 2012 , Oakley celebrated the ribbon cutting for the first all-abilities playground in East Contra Costa County. The playground continues to...

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....

Oakley Downtown Construction To Last 3-4 Months

In case local residents are wondering what is going on with the construction in downtown Oakley, be aware that it will continue for the...

Oakley: 9th Annual Kids Fishing Derby Recap

I was able to attend the 9th Annual Kids Fishing Derby this past Saturday with Councilman Jim Frazier as the event kicked off at...

Oakley City Council Recap: August 14 Meeting

Below is a recap of last nights City Council Meeting which saw Councilman Randy Pope take an opposite position from the Council on multiple...

Aug 18: Brownstone Gardens to Host Bridal Faire

I wanted to give a shout out to Brownstone Gardens this morning who will be hosting a Bridal Faire on August 18 between the...

AD-11: Goode Pulls Mike Hudson Endorsement

Kudos to Vacaville City Council Candidate Jennifer Goode for taking a leadership position in withdrawing her support of AD-11 Candidate Mike Hudson based off...

Oakley to Discuss Potential “Animal Noise” Ordinance

The City of Oakley will be hosting a workshop during its upcoming City Council meeting on Tuesday to discuss a potential change to...

Photos: Brownstone Gardens Hosts Oakley Chamber Mixer

The Oakley Chamber of Commerce put on a lovely event last night hosted by Brownstone Gardens in Oakley. The event appeared to be an...

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...