Antioch

Beatrice Bichler

Giants Give 100-Year-Old Fan Tickets To Her First Game At AT&T Park

An East Bay woman is getting the ultimate present from her favorite baseball team for her 100th birthday.

08/15/2014

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Russian Immigrant Sentenced To 7-Years In Prison For Beating Elderly Antioch Man To Death

A 22-year-old Russian immigrant who prosecutors said used a vase to beat an elderly man to death in his Antioch home was sentenced in a Martinez courtroom Tuesday to seven years in prison.

08/12/2014

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Magnitude 2.3 Earthquake Rattles Contra Costa County

A small earthquake with a magnitude of 2.3 struck in Contra Costa County Tuesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

08/12/2014

This Nov. 1978 photo shows the aftermath of the Jonestown tragedy. Dead bodies of Peoples Temple members are strewn around the Jonestown Commune in Guyana. (AP)

Antioch Man Notified That Wife’s Remains Have Been Located 35 Years After Jonestown

An Antioch man said Friday he was shocked to learn that his wife’s cremated remains had been found inside a decrepit former funeral home, 35 years after she and more than 900 others died in a suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana.

08/08/2014

Emmitt Tippie is one of 11 people Antioch police arrested during a crime suppression effort. (Antioch Police Department)

Apartment Shooting Suspect Among 11 Arrested In Antioch Crime Crackdown

Police arrested 11 people — including a man suspected of shooting a woman in front of her apartment last week — during a crime suppression effort in Antioch on Wednesday night.

08/07/2014

Brandon Del Fiorentino, a Marine veteran, was shot near his Antioch home on August 1, 2014. (Facebook)

Decorated Marine Veteran Who Survived Three Tours Of Duty In Iraq Shot Near His Antioch Home

A decorated, former Marine hospitalized recovering from a shooting near his home in Antioch.

08/05/2014

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Pedestrian Critically Injured After Being Hit By Train In Antioch

A person was hit by a train and critically injured in Antioch Friday morning.

08/01/2014

Young Woman Shot And Wounded While Sleeping In Antioch Home

Woman Hit By Bullet In While Sleeping In Her Antioch Home

A young woman was shot while sleeping in her bed in Antioch early Thursday morning.

07/31/2014

Antioch Police

Man Accused Of Holding Family Hostage At Gunpoint In Antioch

An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he allegedly held his family hostage at gunpoint and then chased after them in a vehicle when they escaped, according to police.

07/24/2014

Antioch Police

Wave Of 16 Shootings Hit Antioch Over 2-Week Period

16 people have been shot in Antioch in the past two weeks, including an 11-year old boy in a recent wave of violence that has left five people dead.

07/09/2014

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