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  1. First ever kiteboarding event on Pittsburg waterfront, this SundayRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Antioch Herald

    Kites will fly this Sunday in Pittsburg at the City's inaugural kiteboarding event! The City, together with its new watersports shop, The Kite Bar, will host the Launch the Launch RampKiteboarding Competition from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM at Riverview Park. This is just one step in our long-term vision to turn Riverview Park into an elite kiteboarding hub and training center," said Garrett Evans, Assistant City Manager.

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  2. In Memoriam: Jeremy David "Lumpy" SturgillRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Antioch Herald

    Jeremy "Lumpy" Sturgill, 35, of Brentwood, CA passed away unexpectedly on June 16, 2015. He was born in Concord, CA to parents Dave and Kathy Sturgill and a 1998 graduate of Clayton Valley High School.

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  3. Antioch City Manager June Report - Efforts continue on Humphrey's ...Read the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    The City of Antioch owns the former "Humphrey's on the Delta" restaurant. It is currently vacant and in need of extensive interior and exterior renovations.

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  4. Dance performance to celebrate Juneteenth, tonight, Sunday afternoon in PittsburgRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Antioch Herald

    According to Wikipedia, "Juneteenth commemorates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the U.S. state of Texas in June 1865, and more generally the emancipation of African-American slaves throughout the Confederate South. Celebrated on June 19, the term is a portmanteau of By 1865, there were an estimated 250,000 slaves in Texas.

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  5. Watchdog - Concerns with crime and police staffing in AntiochRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | The Antioch Herald

    Mayor Wade Harper, who survived a recall petition which failed to gather sufficient signatures to qualify, recently declined to comment about the city's crime situation and the police chief told Council that crime in Antioch has declined in nearly every category. n Cantando stated was the same staffing level as in 1995. 3 comments

  6. Fire District provides more details on Thursday's chemical release at Antioch Water ParkRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | The Antioch Herald

    On June 18, 2015 at approximately 2:31 pm Contra Costa County Fire - Engine 82 , Quint 83 , Engine 81 , Engine 88 , Engine 85 , Battalion 8 , 1113 and 1102 Asst. Chief of Operations responded to a report of 10 to 12 children getting sick from drinking pool water at the Antioch Water Park at 4701 Lone Tree Way in Antioch.

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  7. Jeremy "Lumpy" Sturgill, young owner of Lumpy's Diner in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Antioch Herald

    Friends and customers of Jeremy "Lumpy" Sturgill, owner of Lumpy's Diner in Antioch and Pittsburg, and Lumpy's Express in Brentwood, mourned his passing, via social media, on Tuesday. Flowers were placed at the door of the Antioch location, and a sign on the window there stated "Lumpy's Diner will be closed until further notice."

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  8. Contra Costa County to graduate 86 foster youth with real life skills for college and work, TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Antioch Herald

    One Face, One Bright Future: Tomorrow night, 18 year old Erica Wagoner from Pittsburg, and 85 other teens will take the next big step into adulthood, as they graduate from Contra Costa County's Independent Living Skills Program . For Erica, graduation will come with at least $1,500 in scholarships.

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  9. New details emerge in party bus, robbery incident at Antioch Safeway, ...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | The Antioch Herald

    New details have emerged in the case of the melee that occurred at the Deer Valley Safeway in Antioch, Friday night, June 12, caused by some of the riders on a party bus from San Francisco. Antioch Police Corporal James McMurry, who was not on duty Friday night, provided information from the "shift highlight" from that night.

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  10. Pittsburg man arrested after stealing Antioch retirement home bus,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Antioch Herald

    The stolen Quail Lodge bus was recovered, facing eastbound on the side of the westbound lanes of Highway 4 in Pittsburg, on Tuesday, June 9, 2015. photo courtesy of Antioch Police the Antioch Police Department took a report from the Quail Lodge Retirement Home that their transport bus had been stolen.

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  11. Effort to recall Antioch Mayor Harper falls short, expected to seek...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | The Antioch Herald

    According to an email from Antioch City Clerk Arne Simonsen, the recall effort of Antioch Mayor Wade Harper is dead. This afternoon, Monday, June 8th, the proponent of the recall petition of Mayor Wade Harper presented for filing all sections of the petition to the City Clerk in accordance with Elections Code 11222 ," Simonsen's email stated.

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  12. Antioch ARCO owner shares experience of being held hostage, offering...Read the original story

    May 27, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    The very brave owner of the ARCO gas station in Antioch, where the hostage standoff occurred, on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, Jagdish "Jack" Bhalla shared about his experience being held hostage with his employee, Tony, by a gunman and car jacking suspect. I spoke with him, at his service station, the following day, after being interviewed by reporters from Channels 4 and 11. I was standing here," Bhalla said sitting inside the garage of his gas and service station.

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  13. Register for Supervisor Federal Glover's 2015 Youth Summit, SaturdayRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Contra Costa County Supervisor Federal Glover's Youth Summit is this Saturday, May 9th at Pittsburg High School in Pittsburg from 8-4. Join KMEL Lady Ray and our keynote Speaker Shaun Derik for an amazing day.

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  14. Los Medanos College will hold vigil to commemorate the 40th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Los Medanos College will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War on Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. The event will honor the war's lost and forgotten heroes with a candlelight vigil including a POW/MIA Empty Chair Ceremony. The LMC Veterans Club is hosting the vigil that will take place on the college's Student Services outdoor patio.

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  15. In Memoriam: Dylan Cody RathRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Dylan C. Rath died tragically on April 12, 2015 while enjoying his passion of riding his Harley Davidson with family and friends. He was born in Pittsburg, Ca and was a lifelong resident of Antioch.

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  16. Watchdog: Antioch Police test new vehicles, update on police...Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Seen any unfamiliar police cars driving around recently? Although the city was recently able to purchase a number of Crown Victoria vehicles, unfortunately that particular vehicle has been discontinued The police department is currently testing three makes of vehicles in order to see which one they favor. The vehicles are a Chevy Caprice, a Chevy Tahoe and a Ford Explorer.

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  17. Three Still Standing comedy film screening and stand-up at California ...Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Three stand-up comedians seek fame and fortune in the hottest comedy scene in the world: San Francisco in the 1980s. There they meet rising stars Robin Williams and Dana Carvey.

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  18. Recent Grandma's Tea event benefits REadingADvantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    REadingADvantage, Inc. , hosted a lovely Grandma's Tea on March 21, 2015 in the community building at Buchanan Park in Pittsburg. We want to publicly thank the generous sponsors who were instrumental in contributing to this event: Assemblymember Jim Frazier, Dow CAP, CostCo, and Stewart Memorial CME Church.

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  19. Full Circle offers weekly organic produce deliveries to homes in Antioch, East CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Rejecting the idea that consumers have no choice beyond "industrial food" and its harmful effects on health and the environment, Full Circle connects people directly to growers and artisans through weekly deliveries of farm-fresh, locally-sourced organic fruits, vegetables and other all-natural products. Full Circle recently began offering its home delivery service in Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley, Pittsburg and Discovery Bay in East County.

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  20. Los Medanos College to Celebrate 40th Anniversary with Community Open ...Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2015 | The Antioch Herald

    Join Los Medanos College in celebrating 40 years of serving the communities of East Contra Costa County. The College will be hosting an open house for all ages on Saturday, March 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event will include the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the College's new Student Services Center, tours of the campus; music, dance and dramatic arts performances; workshops on college and career success, and the College's support programs; the opportunity to see inside many of LMC's academic departments; planetarium shows; arts and crafts activities; and an opportunity to meet representatives of student clubs and organizations.

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