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The following calls were among those handled by the Antioch police April 6-12, according to information provided by the Police Department.
A robbery suspect shot and killed at a jewelry store Friday has been identified as 20-year-old David Carter of Antioch, according to the county coroner's office.
In a move aimed at keeping the faith with voters while being mindful of the city's limited finances, leaders here advised staff to increase the number of sworn police officers to 104 over the next 18 months.
AT&T had its wireless services restored by Friday morning after a cable cut from by a road construction contractor disabled services for East Bay customers for almost two days.
VIPS duties include parking enforcement, illegal sign abatement, traffic control, vacation house checks and abatement of abandoned automobiles.
A blaring alarm led to the discovery early Friday morning of 500 marijuana plants inside a vacant house, police said.
I know there are some issues where you and I do not, and probably will not ever, see eye-to-eye.
Wildflowers will be the stars this weekend in the regional parks, and recent rains give hope for a good show.
In a club where most members are old enough to collect Social Security, Jacob Zimmerma is the exalted ruler of the Pittsburg Elks Lodge 1474 at the ripe young age of 23. Zimmerman hopes to bring younger members into the lodge during his one-year term.
The following calls were among those handled by the Antioch police March 30-April 4, according to information provided by the Police Department.
A man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon near Joe's Liquor & Food in what is believed to be the city's first homicide of the year, police said.
Judy Weber, Executive Director and founder of Tobinworld, a middle school for autistic and developmentally disabled kids, speaks during the grand opening of Tobinworld 3 in Antioch, Calif., on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.
Although the children at Lafayette's St. Perpetua School have years of schooling ahead of them, there's one advanced degree they've already earned: masters of generosity.