Antioch Hosts Day of Service Projects on MLK Day

The Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on January 20, 2020, marks the 25th anniversary of the day of service that celebrates the Civil Rights...

Antioch Rotary Begins Work on Renovating Antioch Youth Baseball Fields

On Saturday, the Antioch Rotary Club began work to renovate a portion of the Antioch Youth Baseball Fields at the Contra Costa Event Park.Club...

Awaiting Travel Policy, Antioch Council Nearly Fails to Approve Travel to League of California...

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council wrestled over the approval of allowing travel of Councilwoman Lori Ogorchock to attend the January League of California...

Jan 5-11: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls over the past week reported between January 5-11 which focuses on the higher priority...

Antioch Police Nab Murder Suspect in Year-Old Homicide on Peppertree Way

On Friday, the Antioch Police Department announced the arrest of Jordan Thompson, 28 of Vallejo, in connection with a January 2019 fatal shooting in...

Suspect in Antioch Shooting Turns Himself in, Bail at $2 Million

The Antioch Police Department announced Friday that Kevion Blocker turned himself in at the County Jail in Martinez with the assistance of an attorney.Blocker...

Antioch City Council Approves Lease, Lynn House Gallery Set to Reopen

On Tuesday, the Antioch City Council unanimously agreed to a lease agreement with Jody Mattison for the Lynn House in downtown Antioch. She will...

Letter: AUSD Trustee Says Racism Behind Troublesome School Board Vote

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Antioch Unified School District Trustee Ellie Householder.Many have asked me why, when I was nominated...

Antioch Chamber of Commerce Announces Citizen, Business of the Year for 2019

On Monday, the Antioch Chamber of Commerce announced its 2019 Gala Award winners. The event will be held March 13, 2020 at 6pm. Tickets...

Antioch: Man Electrocuted at Fairgrounds RV Park Airlifted to Local Hospital

Just after 7:00 am Sunday, Contra Costa County firefighters were dispatched to a report of a loud explosion in the area of W. 10th...

Dec. 29 – Jan 4: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls over the past week reported between December 29 – January 4 which focuses on...

Highway 4: Vehicles Catch Fire After Possibly Street Racing, Crash Near Hillcrest Exit

Just after 2:00 am Sunday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District responded to westbound Highway 4 after a report of a vehicle crash involving...

Macy’s in Antioch Set to Close This Spring

Macy’s announced this week that they are closing at least 28-stores in the next few months which include the Antioch location at the Somersville...

Antioch: Pedestrian Struck by Van on Lone Tree Way

At 11:37 am Wednesday, a pedestrian was struck by a bus at Lone Tree Way at Country Hills in the City of Antioch.According to...

Antioch Launching First Time Homebuyers Program, Up to $50k Down Payment

Antioch, CA:  The City of Antioch is launching a program that can provide up to $50,000 in down payment and closing cost assistance to...

Antioch Police Searching for Attempted Murder Suspect in October Shooting

On October28, 2019, at approximately 10:21AM, the Antioch Police Department responded the Williamson Ranch Plaza located in the 4800 block of Lone Tree Way...

Antioch: Juvenile Arrested After Robbery Attempt with Realistic Looking BB Gun at Lucky’s

The Antioch Police announced the arrest of a juvenile in connection of a robbery attempt at Lucky's on E. 18th Saturday afternoon.According to police,...

Dec. 22-28: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls over the past week reported between December 22-28 which focuses on the higher priority...

Contra Costa Farms Cannabis Dispensary Opens in Antioch

ANTIOCH, Calif. -- Contra Costa Farms LLC (aka CoCo Farms) opened on December 24 at 8AM in Antioch, CA. CoCo Farms is one of...

Dec. 15-21: Antioch Police Calls

The following is a sampling of the Antioch Police Calls over the past week reported between December 15-21 which focuses on the higher priority...