Letter Writer Aims to Keep Antioch Police Officers Association and Mayor Honest

In order to combat untruths from both the Antioch Police Officers Association and from the election campaign of Antioch’s current mayor, I offer the...

Letter: Ward 5 of the Community College Board Needs Change, Enholm Must Go

The following letter to the editor was submitted by Pittsburg resident Valerie T Lopez who is writing her support for Fernando Sandoval for Contra...

Letter: Why Antioch Police Officers Do Not Support Monica Wilson’s Re-election

It's unusual for the Antioch Police Officers' Association, comprising 118 sworn officers, to not endorse an incumbent councilmember. We cannot support Councilmember Monica Wilson....

Letter: Police Officers Association Says Lamar Thorpe Bad for Antioch

The Antioch Police Officers Association came out over the weekend to reiterate their support of Antioch Mayor Sean Wright after Mayoral Candidate Lamar Thorpe...

Letter: Contra Costa District Attorney Blasts Antioch Mayor Sean Wright

On Saturday, Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton issued the following statement in letter form to City of Antioch residents.Dear Antioch Residents:“The most...

Letter: Manny Soliz Proposes 15% Cap for Third Party Food Delivery in Antioch

Antioch City Council candidate Manny Soliz, Jr. has issued the following letter to the Antioch City Council proposing they follow the City of Walnut...

Letter: Retired Antioch Police Chief Offers Support for Antwon Webster for City Council

The following letter was submitted by Allan Cantando, retired Antioch Police Chief, who is offering his support for Antwon Webster for Antioch City Council...

Letter Writer Offers Support for Susannah Meyer for Brentwood City Council

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Christine Morris in support of Susannah Meyer, candidate for Brentwood City Council, District 3. It is...

Letter: East Contra Costa Fire Takes Positive Step to Manage Pension Costs

This Letter was issued by East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Board Member Joe Young regarding pension cost controls. The following is a summary...

Letter Writer Says Greg Enholm is Bad News for the Youth of Contra Costa...

Greg Enholm shouldn't hold public office. In 2016 he promotes new full 118 acre campus to both Oakley and Brentwood residents after District Board...

Letter: Sandra White Responds to Monica Wilson’s “Women Leaders Condemn Remarks by Antioch Mayor”

My name is Sandra White, and I am running for Antioch City Council, District 4.  I want to make everyone aware of the current...

Brentwood: Karen Rarey Responds to ECV Over Fire Response Idea

The following was written by Brentwood City Councilwoman Karen RareyI want to first applaud Mr. Scott and ECV for their efforts to try and...

Letter: Webster Responds to Nichole Gardner’s Facing Homelessness in Antioch Video

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Antwon Webster Sr., a candidate running against Nichole Gardner in the Antioch City Council Race...

Editorial: We all Must Be Better at Seeking Out Positivity

I admit it, I am tired. Tired of the negativity. It seems like without trying, negativity is easy to find these days, especially in...

Letter: Pittsburg City Council Candidate Lays Out Agenda

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Pittsburg City Council Candidate Frank Aiello who lays out his agenda for the City of...

Op Ed: Antioch School Board Candidate Says Children Need Counselors, Not Cops

For years, our community has struggled with providing a safe, supportive learning experience for our students. This has resulted in a decline in enrollment...

Letter Writer Responds to Manny Soliz Opinion on Antioch Homeless Policy

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Lucile Meinhardt in response to an opinion shared on this website by Manny Soliz Jr...

Editorial: Mental Impacts of COVID-19 is Finally Getting to Me and That is Okay

The calendar turned to August over the weekend and we now entered month eight we have been dealing with the impacts of COVID-19 in...

Op Ed: Council Candidate Calls Antioch Homeless Policy a Game of ”Pin the Tail...

The Antioch City Council met again Friday night to discuss the proposal from Council members Motts and Thorpe for a Transitional Housing plan.  They...

Letter: Antioch City Council Candidate Introduces Himself to the Community

The following Letter was submitted by Antioch City Council Candidate in District 3, Antwon Webster. He is running in the same District as councilmembers...