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Nov. 25 – Dec 1: Oakley Police Calls
The following are police calls between November 25 through December 1 per the Oakley Police Department. These calls focus on the higher priority calls. 11/26 – 2000 block Main St.
Around East County: Don’t believe any wipes ‘flushable,’ agencies warn
As with many products, the convenience of today can be the bane of tomorrow. Case in point: disposable wipes. They may be “flushable,” but sometimes they don’t get too far. That’s the message that several East Contra Costa County sanitary agencies have banded together to send to local residents.
23 Fun Things: 'The Nutcracker' returns, tastings from steak to Champagne, shopping pop-ups + more Bay Area events
It's about two weeks to Christmas and things are getting seriously freakin' festive. This week, see The Nutcracker at San Francisco Ballet or A Christmas Carol at A.C.T., hear Chanticleer sing their holiday magic, enjoy a Moroccan-style dinner theater, shop Chronicle Books' warehouse sale and more h
Firefighters Battle Attic Fire in Antioch, Man and Dog Pulled from House
At 6:59 pm Monday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a residential structure fire in the 2400 block of Carpinteria Drive in the City of Antioch.
Bay Area man coughed up blood clot in shape of lung’s bronchial tree
The patient had come in for heart failure, and physicians at the University of California at San Francisco had an aggressive plan to help. Doctors there inserted a heart pump through his leg artery to flood his organs with blood. But there is a downside to the strategy – clots can form through its u
Tied Contra Costa Co. irrigation district board race decided by roll of die
(BCN) - It was literally with the roll of the dice -- several rolls, actually - that decided the election for a spot on the Byron Bethany Irrigation District board of directors on Friday.
Bay Area entrepreneur hitting it big with new future for recycling
MANTECA, Calif. (KGO) -- Tons of cardboard that would have been dumped in the trash are being turned into a first-of-its kind product - a paper bottle. The bottles were created by Oakland entrepreneur Julie Corbett, whose story sounds like an episode of the TV show Shark Tank.
Police investigate Antioch injury shooting
ANTIOCH — A 22-year-old man is expected to recover after a weekend injury shooting now under investigation, authorities said. At 6:35 p.m. Saturday, police responded to reports of shots fired in the 2200 block of Renwick Lane, police said in a statement Sunday.
None hurt in weekend East Contra Costa house fires
Firefighters have not determined causes on two separate fires that struck homes this weekend in eastern Contra Costa County, authorities said. Just after 4:20 a.m. Saturday, seven East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to reports of a fire at a home in the 8200 block of Lo
6 people escape early morning Brentwood house fire
BRENTWOOD, Calif. (BCN) - Six people, including two children, escaped a one-alarm blaze that gutted a Brentwood home early Saturday morning, authorities said. The fire, reported at 4:20 a.m., also destroyed four cars at the home in the 8200 block of Lone Tree way, East Contra Costa Fire Protection D
DA: Student threatened to rape Oakley teens, ‘beat’ Columbine shooting at Freedom High
OAKLEY — A 19-year-old man allegedly behind the threats to Freedom High School said he wanted to rape specific students there, and expressed an urge to “beat” the Columbine High school shooting, according to court records released this week.
Police seek suspect in shooting of Antioch man Saturday night
On December 8, 2018 at 6:35 p.m., the Antioch Police Department received reports of several shots being fired in the 2200 block of Renwick Lane. Upon officers’ arrival, a 22-year-old male Antioch resident was found suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to an area ho
Bay Area families are opening their homes to asylum seekers: ‘It’s a bold act of resistance’
VALLEJO — Andrea Sorce and Slater Matzke purchased their first home in May — a charming, spacious, three-bedroom tucked away in a quiet cul-de-sac along the waterfront. Four months later, a 20-year-old Honduran woman seeking asylum landed on their doorstep. Ingrid Larissa Antunez moved in with the y
Dec. 8-9 East Contra Costa Events
Here is a look at this weekends events around Contra Costa County and the San Francisco Bay Area for the weekend of Dec. 8-9. Remember, to add future events to our calendar, its FREE!!!!!!
Vehicle crash in Oakley leaves at least one person trapped
OAKLEY — Paramedics and rescue crews worked to free a person trapped in a vehicle after a crash Thursday afternoon, police sources and dispatchers said.
New Year's Eve Events in the Bay Area
As the clock strikes midnight, the Bay Area will be ringing in the New Year in style with events for all ages to enjoy. You can choose from 3 different times to run a 1.061 mile loop in Crissy Field.
Antioch: Man Shot in Apartment Complex Saturday Night
At around 6:40 pm Saturday, Antioch Police responded to a report of multiple gunshot wounds in an apartment complex on Renwick Lane off Hillcrest Ave in the City of Antioch. Police arrived on scene to locate at least one man wounded with two other occupants in the vehicle who were later detained. Th
Firefighters battle blaze that burned house, several cars in Brentwood
BRENTWOOD (KRON) - The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District alerted people to use caution in Brentwood after a fire broke out early Saturday morning. Around 4:20 a.m. a blaze began on Lone Tree Way at Virginia Drive.
Tunnels of Joy fundraiser light display for sick child in Brentwood
A “Tunnels of Joy” fundraiser is set for Dec. 22 in Brentwood’s Deer Ridge neighborhood for Averie Lee Thompson who is battling stage 4 Neuroblastoma, a rare childhood cancer.
Antioch Police Looking For Missing Female
The Antioch Police Department is currently trying to locate 48yr old Krista Gibson. Gibson was last seen by family walking away from her home and heading towards the Somerville Town Center on 12-7-18 at about 3:30pm.