Antioch

Valuable water resources in Antioch.

Drought: Valuable 100-Year-Old Water Rights Could Make Some East Bay Cities Rich

California’s pre-1914 water rights are not regulated. Even in drought years, whoever claimed the water first, gets it.

11/14/2014

A child wears a princess costume from the film 'Frozen' (Keston Ott-dahl)

Antioch Mom’s Petition Demanding Disney Include Down Syndrome Princess In Film Nears Goal

An Antioch couple says a little more diversity in popular culture could go a long way to prevent the bullying of children with disabilities, and they’re calling on Disney to make a change.

11/10/2014

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Pet Rat Survives 2-Alarm Antioch House Fire, Collapsed Roof

A pet rat survived a two-alarm fire in Antioch at a home where the roof collapsed early Sunday morning.

11/09/2014

Antioch Police

Man Found Shot Dead On Antioch Street Corner

Police are investigating the death of a 36-year-old man found with a gunshot wound in Antioch early Saturday morning.

11/08/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal shooting at the Somersville Towne Center in Antioch on November 6, 2014. (CBS)

Man Fatally Shot Outside Antioch Shopping Center

Police said they are still seeking information about a shooting outside a shopping center that left one man dead Thursday morning.

11/06/2014

Antioch Police

Security Guard Expected To Recover After Being Shot Outside Antioch Starbucks

A security guard was shot Wednesday outside a Starbucks in Antioch after he drew a weapon and began to fire at a suspect involved in an argument, according to police.

11/05/2014

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2nd Hash Oil Fire In 4 Days Burns Planter Box, Part Of A Deck In Antioch

A flash fire at a residence in Antioch Monday burned a planter box and part of a deck in Contra Costa County’s second hash oil fire in four days.

11/04/2014

Two people are critically injured and one is unaccounted for after an explosion and fire at an apartment complex in Walnut Creek Friday morning. (Contra Costa Fire)

Hash Oil Lab Fires A Growing, Explosive Threat In Contra Costa County

Crews say a fire at an Antioch apartment Monday was started by a butane hash oil lab, making it the second fire in four days involving an explosive chemical inside a Contra Costa County home.

11/04/2014

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Magnitude 2.7 Quake Rattles East Bay Near Antioch

A small earthquake struck the East Bay Saturday morning about 3 miles north of Antioch, the USGS reported.

10/25/2014

Antioch School Board candidate Jeff Belle (CBS)

Antioch School Board Candidate Feuding With Ex-Wife Tries To Clear Name, But Refuses To Answer Questions

A board of education race in the East Bay which would normally not draw widespread attention is getting more interest over one candidate’s background, and his feud with his ex-wife.

10/22/2014

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