Library shut down due to public sex and drug useThe Quick HistorianNewsBreak Contributor
California Lawlessness: Six busted in five hours for retail thefts from 99 Cent Only, discount storeGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Major highway connecting two California communities closed indefinitely after roadway washes outGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Turkeys at the Lafayette ReservoirSD Fish and SipsNewsBreak Contributor
Rapid Resolutions: Navigating the Maze of Selling Your Ugly House Fast in StocktonJames A. RiderNewsBreak Contributor
Driver killed after violent California freeway off-ramp collision during soaking rainstorm
Tragedy struck earlier this Monday afternoon as Contra Costa Fire and Richmond Fire Department crews responded to a deadly single-vehicle accident on an Interstate 80 off-ramp in El Sobrante.
Mountain Lion Spotted in Antioch
On Wednesday, Antioch Animal Service shared that there has been a mountain lion sighting at Contra Loma Blvd and Longview Drive in the City of Antioch. Please be mindful if you are walking the Mokelumne trail today or have your pets out in their yards. This guy has lived in the area for a while and been seen off and on over the years without incident (pictured off Lindley).
Brentwood Beauty Sells for $1.36M
A charming 2-story house located near Brentwood, California recently changed hands for a price of $1,361,116 on February 20th. Situated at 2516 Winged Foot Rd, Brentwood, CA, 94513, this spacious abode boasts 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, spread across a generous 4,116 square feet. The property also features a large lot size of 11,862 square feet, providing ample outdoor space for various activities.
15-Year-Old Arrested After Attempt to Evade Oakley Police
The Oakley Police Department arrested a 15-year-old male after a pursuit in a stolen vehicle which ended at Park Middle School in the City of Antioch. According to Oakley Police, at 1:05 PM Officer B. Jackson located a stolen silver 2021 Kia Rio at Main Street near I-160. Officer B. Jackson maneuvered to get into a position to attempt to stop the vehicle and instead of yielding to Officer B. Jackson the driver, and sole occupant, lead him on a pursuit.
Antioch PD Welcome New Officers
Please join us in welcoming the four newest APD Officers. Shirley Lara, Marcos Molina, Justin Talavera, and Travis Donaldson. We had the pleasure of swearing them all in on February 13th. Officer Talavera was born in the Bronx, NY. He was raised in Antioch and attended Deer Valley High School...
These Stockton, CA based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to stockton..
Full-time armed security guards stationed at Antioch public library to discourage crime
The library in Antioch reopened Tuesday after being abruptly closed last week over security concerns. Contra Costa County says it is now necessary to have full-time armed guards at a place where knowledge is offered for free. William Simpson understands the value of a library. "Anything you want to know in this entire world is right here," Simpson said. As he waited for the doors to open at the Antioch Community Library, he admitted that recent developments at the library have him struggling to understand the modern world."I got bored staying at home," Simpson explained. "So I called them up....
Antioch man sentenced for killing a popular East Bay coach
PITTSBURG, Calif. - An Antioch man has been sentenced to 33 years in prison for killing a popular East Bay coach. Mark Thomas pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter and assault charges stemming from the December 2019 death of 34-year-old Rafael Lopez of Pittsburg. Lopez was shot to death inside...
Driver crashes into light pole and hydrant in Stockton
STOCKTON, Calif. — A pickup truck nearly crashed into the wall of a building in Stockton Wednesday afternoon. Police were called to the scene along the 300 block of North San Joaquin Street around 4:14 p.m. after the pickup truck crashed into a light pole and hit a fire hydrant.
Uncover Brentwood's Japanese Cuisine: 4 Restaurants to Try Now
This article presents a tour of four standout Japanese restaurants in Brentwood. Have you had the chance to experience any of these culinary delights? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
East Bay educators picket for “student needs” a dozen location
Officials of the California Teachers Association, or CTA, said it's the first time the coalition – comprised of 21 California Teachers Association (CTA) chapters – has held a coordinated picket. Celia Medina-Owens, president of the Pittsburg Education Association and coalition member, said in a statement: “It doesn't have...
Former Contra Costa County deputy admits to stealing parts from seized AR-15s, fabricating reports
(KRON) — A former Contra Costa County Sheriff’s deputy agreed to a plea deal for falsely claiming to book seized guns into evidence, when he instead stole parts from the weapons, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office said. Matthew Allen Buckley, 42, received a prison sentence of three years and eight months. He can […]
'It's very hard': Stockton little leagues struggle to keep up with vandalism, homelessness
STOCKTON, Calif. — The sun was shining Wednesday and tryouts for little league baseball were underway across Stockton, but instead of bats cracking on the diamonds at Oak Park, a puddle covered home plate and, this season, there will be silence in the stands. "This year, we are absorbing,...
Pittsburgh's Italian Treasures: 5 Outstanding Restaurants for Italian Food Lovers
In this article, we explore five exceptional Italian restaurants in Pittsburgh. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we encourage you to share your experiences in the comments section below:
The Clayton Police Weekly Arrest Report
Mt. Whitney Wy. DUI – Alcohol; Threaten Public Officer. A 34-year-old Clayton male was arrested after officers responded to a call for service. He was transported to Martinez Detention Facility for booking. (02/09/24 – 2323 hrs.) 5800 Clayton Rd. Violate Court Order to Prevent Domestic Violence. A 67-year-old...
Former Pittsburg police chief named interim chief in Antioch
ANTIOCH, Calif. - Retired Pittsburg Police Chief Brian Addington has been named Antioch’s new interim police chief until a permanent one is hired. His hiring comes after former Police Chief Steven Ford abruptly announced his retirement in July. Antioch Acting City Manager Kwame Reed announced Addington's appointment Tuesday afternoon.
4,000 Without Power After Vehicle Crash in Pittsburg
A vehicle crash knocked out power to 4,058 PG&E customers in the City of Pittsburg Sunday night after a vehicle struck a pole. The incident occurred at 7:25 pm in the 2500 block of Harbor Street, near Small World Park. The knocked out power to several blocks according to Pittsburg Police who shut down the area. North and southbound lanes are closed of between Atlantic Avenue and E. Leland Road. Eastbound lanes are blocked at Presidio lane.
Cool Down in Oakley: 3 Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops Worth Your Time
In this article, we will be exploring three delightful Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt spots in Oakley. Have you had the chance to savor any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments below!
Stockton: 26-Year-Old Man Stabbed During Argument Early Tuesday
STOCKTON: 26-YEAR-OLD MAN STABBED DURING ARGUMENT EARLY TUESDAY
Voters to decide if Mountain House will be newest San Joaquin County city
MOUNTAIN HOUSE — Could a Northern California community become the first new city in the state in over a decade? That's what people in the San Joaquin community of Mountain House will decide during this year's election.The last time California added a new city to the roster was in 2011. It's not an easy feat, with a lot of steps required by the state and oversight.There's also the matter of public opinion with mixed reactions to whether the Mountain House community is ready to take on the responsibility of becoming a formal city.Mountain House was in the headlines recently for...