Hannah Nicole Vineyards Offers August Wine Case Sale

This week, Hannah Nicole Vineyards and Winery in the City of Brentwood has announced a case sale for the hot August nights. Wine is...

#92: A Chat on Social Media Strategies

On this episode, we chat about social media strategy with Samantha Semans of Ten10Social, Hillary Dittmore of Socially Hilary and Michael Pohl of Bay...

Update: Brentwood City Council Agrees to Outdoor Dining Furniture Grant Program

On Tuesday, the Brentwood City Council unanimously supported a Resolution to approve an Outdoor Dining Furniture Grant Program.The move comes after the council brought...

Meals to Martinez Program Launched

MARTINEZ, CA: No one is non-essential. Families and businesses around Martinez have felt the economic impact of the government shut down orders. To help...

Cerus Corporation Reports Successful Inactivation of SARS-CoV-2 with the INTERCEPT Blood System for Plasma

CONCORD, Calif.-- Cerus Corporation (Nasdaq:CERS) announced today study results demonstrating that the INTERCEPT Blood System inactivates SARS-CoV-2, the causative agent for COVID-19, in plasma...

Sutter Health: It’s Time to Get the Care You’ve Been Waiting For

ANTIOCH, CALIF. — California is slowly reopening, but like so many unknowns with COVID-19, it’s unclear how long the return to routine will last.“A...

JC Penney at Sunvalley Mall in Concord to Close

On Tuesday, JC Penney announced it will be closing 13-more stores including the Concord location at the Sunvalley Mall.Earlier this month, they announced closure...

Op-Ed: Survey Finds Small Businesses are Utilizing PPP Loans to Keep Employees on Payroll

By: Michael Vallante, U.S. Small Business Administration’s Associate Administrator for the Office of Field Operations, overseeing the 68 district offices and nine Regional Administrators;...

JC Penney to Close 154 Stores, Antioch Store to Stay Open For Now

As of Thursday, it appears JC Penney's in Antioch will survive a round of store closures after the bankrupted company announced a list of...

Lending Tree: 56% of Parents With Young Children Are in Debt Due to Coronavirus

According to a survey by Lending Tree, Fifty-six percent of parents have gone into debt due to the coronavirus pandemic. The survey included more...

Oakley City Council Unanimously Approves Agreement with Skipolini’s Pizza

On Tuesday, the Oakley City Council unanimously approved an agreement that will bring Skipolini’s Pizza to the City of Oakley.  The agreement would include...

ABC Announces that Bars, Wineries, Breweries, and Distilleries will be Able to Sell Drinks...

Sacramento - The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) has announced that bars, wineries, distilleries, and breweries that do not have their own...

#74: Trevor Frey Talks Refinancing, Mortgage Interest Rates, Forbearance and More

On this episode, I chat with Trevor Frey, a loan officer, at Supreme Lending in Brentwood. We get into some industry news and talk...

Skipolini’s Pizza Could be Coming to Downtown Oakley

During the May 26 Oakley City Council Meeting, the City of Oakley will seek to execute an Agreement with Skipolini’s Pizza.  The agreement would...

City of Antioch Seeks to Develop Economic Stimulus Package to Support Local Business Community

Antioch, Calif. – The City of Antioch will be seeking to establish a COVID-19 Economic Support Package specifically targeting small businesses within the City.As the...

Calm App Available to Kaiser Permanente Members at No cost

The meditation and sleep app, part of Kaiser Permanente’s self-care portfolio, supports people looking for ways to manage stress and build resilience, particularly in...

Brownstone Gardens Provides Social Distancing Graduation, Senior, Prom Photoshoot

On Saturday, Brownstone Gardens in the City of Oakley opened their facility to 200 graduates for a free photo-shoot provided by Discovery Bay Studios...

Antioch: Riverview Lodge Restaurant Sold

On Wednesday, it was confirmed that the Riverview Lodge Restaurant, a historic staple in the city of Antioch, has been sold to Sean McCauley...

Sen. Dodd: Pleasant Hill Grocery Outlet is Small Business of the Year

PLEASANT HILL – Jason and Kathy Olson, owners of the local Grocery Outlet store, remained open throughout the coronavirus pandemic, posting daily Facebook Live...

Barbanica: Absentee Landlord Behavior Needs to Stop, Suggests a Monthly Report Card Program

Often I have been asked what we as a property management company do in the City of Antioch to ensure a clean city.  I...