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  1. New 420 Bar & Grill opens in downtown AntiochRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    Chamber of Commerce and City Council representatives help owner Celestino Torres , his daughter and staff cut the ribbon on the new 420 Bar & Grill on Thursday, November 6th.

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  2. Water District Director Karl Wandry passes, Board to appoint his replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    The Contra Costa Water District lost a Board member who brought strong experience and a passion for water issues. Vice President Karl Wandry passed away early Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at the age of 76. Mr. Wandry was appointed to CCWD's Board of Directors in 2003, to fill the vacant seat due to the death of Dr. Noble Elcenko, and was most recently re-elected in 2012.

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  3. Antioch to hold community input meetings on downtown development, city-wide planning updatesRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    The City of Antioch invites you to a community meeting for you to provide feedback regarding the Downtown Specific Plan and City-wide General Plan Land Use and Zoning Ordinance Update. Two dates to choose from: Wednesday, November 12, 7:00 p.m., Prewett Park Multi-Purpose Room, 4701 Lone Tree Way and Wednesday, November 19, 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 200 H Street.

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  4. Highway 4 closures for construction work, this weekRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    State Route 4 Sand Creek Road Interchange and 4-Lane Widening through Antioch and Brentwood. As part of the SR4 Widening, the contractor will be performing the following work activities on the following dates: The westbound SR4 on- and off-ramps at Sand Creek Road will be closed from 10:00 PM to 4:00 AM starting on Wednesday, November 12th and ending on Friday, November 14th.

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  5. Payton Perspective: It's time for different approaches to battling Antioch's crimeRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    With the continued crime problem in Antioch, and the need for additional officers, and in light of the city's financial challenges, in spite of the passage of both Measures C and O, it's time for new approaches in the police department's efforts. First, the Council needs to relook at the budget and cut things from lower priority items that are costing the General Fund, such as the $300,000 subsidy to the Antioch Water Park, which could be used to pay for more police, instead.

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  6. Antioch to hold annual Veterans Day ceremonies and parade in downtown Rivertown, TuesdayRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    This entry was posted on Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at 11:50 pm and is filed under Community .

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  7. Election results remain the same: Ogorchock, Tiscareno win Antioch...Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    As of the update of the vote count at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7, 2014, the County Elections website showed the results of Tuesday night's election were confirmed in the Antioch City Council, Measure O and County School Board races. Lori Ogorchock expanded her lead over appointed Councilman Tony Tiscareno for a total of 5,946 votes or 23.48% to 5,619 or 22.19%, who expanded his lead over third-place finisher, Antioch School Board Trustee Diane Gibson-Gray who had 5,1522 votes or 20.34% of the vote.

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  8. Community members intercede at Deer Valley PlazaRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    A small group of parents has decided to be proactive in addressing problems at a local shopping center by taking steps to engage students as they pass through Deer Valley Plaza at the end of the school day. DVP has been at the epicenter of student violence and disruptive behavior over the past few months.

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  9. Harper recall reboot: proponents fail to publish notice in time, blame misinformation, city delaysRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    If those who are attempting to recall Antioch Mayor Wade Harper still want to, they have to start the process over, because they missed a publication deadline. According to Antioch City Clerk Arne Simonsen in an email to recall leader Rich Buongiorno, on Wednesday, November 5, which can be viewed here.

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  10. Police find man shot to death in Antioch, Saturday morningRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    The officers arrived to find the adult male victim unresponsive with an apparent gunshot wound. The by the Antioch Police Department Investigations Bureau.

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  11. Antioch City Manager admits to discrepancies in police staffing numbers, not indisputableRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2012 | The Antioch Herald

    At the October 28 meeting of the Antioch City Council, a presentation on Measure C was given by Tammany Brooks, Field Services Division Captain of the Antioch Police Department and Michelle Fitzer, Administrative Services Director for the City of Antioch. That presentation, suggesting there has been significant improvement in police officer staffing, represented as an increase of almost 20%, has now been called into question.

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  12. Pittsburg man shot, killed in drive-by near Antioch health club at mall, Wednesday morningRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    As they were leaving the mall, near the health club, a blue car drove by and multiple rounds were fired. Life saving measures were implemented at the scene, but paramedics were unable to revive the victim and he subsequently died at the scene.

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  13. Walter Ruehlig returns to the Antioch School Board, Vinson joins him to unseat incumbentsRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    Both incumbents in the Antioch School Board race, Joy Motts and Gary Hack, were defeated by challengers Walter Ruehlig and Debra Vinson, Tuesday night. Ruehlig and Vinson led the other two from the first returns.

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  14. Two Antioch incumbents ousted from County School Board by challengers, Belle wins upsetRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    Both incumbents on the County School Board in Areas 4 and 5, which include parts of Antioch, went down to defeat in Tuesday night's election. Antioch resident Richard Asadoorian was beaten by Mike Maxwell of Danville in Area 4 by 1,712 votes.

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  15. Ogorchock, Tiscareno lead in Antioch Council raceRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    As of the 11:03 p.m. update from the Contra Costa County Elections Office, Lori Ogorchock had pulled into the lead for the two seats for the Antioch City Council, ahead of appointed Councilman Tony Tiscareno, who she had trailed all night. They both were ahead of Antioch School Board Member Diane Gibson-Gray, who was in a strong third place all night, ahead of fourth place candidate Lamar Thorpe.

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  16. No on O committee receives another $5,000 in a last-minute contribution for a total of $173,000Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    According to a required public disclosure financial report, the Sacramento-based No on Measure O committee received a last minute contribution of $5,000 on Monday, November 3 from Tod Spieker, the Property Manager of Spieker Properties, located in Palo Alto. The reason I gave that donation was because the California Apartment Association asked me to," Spieker said in a brief interview, today.

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  17. Woman shot by stray bullet, three teens arrested in Antioch, Sunday morningRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    Upon arrival officers located an adult female who had in fact been shot. Witnesses reported to officers that a group of males were seen shooting at another group of males at the southeast corner of the intersection.

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  18. Letter writer says Measure O opponents hide names, facesRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    The financial backers of opposition to Measure O have yet to reveal their names or faces to the people of Antioch. The No on O Coalition has reported receiving contributions of $173,575 as of 10/24/14.

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  19. Antioch woman arrested for prostitution at massage parlor WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    On Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM, the Antioch Police Department conducted an undercover operation at the Massage Center massage parlor in the 2400 block of Sycamore Drive. During the operation, an undercover officer paid for a massage and was solicited by 49-year-old Antioch resident Shuping Gao, during the massage, to pay for sexual acts.

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  20. Writer provides update on Measure O campaign expendituresRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Antioch Herald

    I am a 45-year resident of Antioch,a senior, a homeowner, a professional businesssman and a member of the "Residents for Fairness - Yes on Measure O" campaign committee. I have been promoting a yes vote on Measure O by writing letters to both the Internet and paper news media, helping with placement of 200 small signs and 20 large signs about town, and distributing flyers to voters' homes explaining Measure O. A total of 2,500 flyers were printed and distributed over the past week by our committee members.

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