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  1. Oakley identifies more sites for housing developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Inside Bay Area

    ... as required by the state's Regional Housing Needs Assessment agency, even if that construction never takes place. Oakley is 1,048 units short of meeting its requirements, which includes 460 units in the low, very-low, and extremely-low income ...

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  2. Water, jobs, higher education are key issues in state's 11th District Assembly raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Contra Costa Times

    How to meet California's water needs and improve its business climate are among the issues up for debate in the 11th District state Assembly race. Incumbent Jim Frazier, D-Oakley, is facing off against Republican Alex Henthorn in a contest affecting residents in parts of Solano, Contra Costa and Sacramento counties.

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  3. East Bay's Park It by Ned MacKay: New exhibits at Big Break highlight Delta, estuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Inside Bay Area

    New and elaborate permanent exhibits are now installed at the Big Break Regional Shoreline visitor center in Oakley, replacing the temporary exhibits that have been in place since the center opened in 2012. The exhibits illustrate the cultural and natural history of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, the area where two rivers join to flow to San Francisco Bay and the sea.

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  4. Oakley: 'Fish Tales' fundraiser brings Delta history to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... ta Science Center's Fish Tales When: 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 18 Where: Big Break Regional Shoreline Park, 69 Big Break Road, Oakley Cost: $25 Information: www.deltasciencecenter.org

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  5. Election: Ironhouse Sanitary District candidates focus on water recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Contra Costa Times

    Three candidates are running for two spots on the Ironhouse Sanitary District Board of Directors. The district serves the Oakley and Bethel Island area.

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  6. Pocahontas group plans several fall fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Contra Costa Times

    ... on Nov. 15. "Our goal is to try and help as many local groups as possible," said Jane Crockett, longtime resident of Oakley and one of the oldest members of the group. As part of a national organization, the group also helps to raise money for ...

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  7. Twice-Told Tales: Half-naked, shoeless body found in Oakley canal; Antioch police conduct drug sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Contra Costa Times

    An Oakley rancher turned up dead in the Contra Costa canal, barefoot and wearing only a pair of jeans, during the early morning hours of Friday, Oct. 15, 1954. Authorities speculated that Frank S. Canneca, 37, must have wandered from his home, which was a short distance away, and fallen into the canal, where he drowned.

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  8. Indecent exposure suspect strikes in BelmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... clean cut and dressed professionally, this time in a yellow, button-down Oxford-style shirt. He was also wearing Oakley-style sunglasses. However, the woman said the man was between 40 and 50 years old. Police in Belmont and Palo Alto are comparing ...

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  9. Slideshow: East Bay high school football Friday, Oct. 10, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Contra Costa Times

    High School Football teams are back on the field for another week of the 2014 season, and Bay Area News Group photographers are there to capture all the action. This week, we cover the Tennyson vs. Bishop O'Dowd game in Hayward, we cover the BVAL opener for Freedom and Antioch in Oakley and we are in Lafayette as Dublin takes on Acalanes.

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  10. Delta Science Center to host 'FishTales' fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Delta Science Center's FishTales When: 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 18 Where: Big Break Regional Shoreline Park, 69 Big Break Rd, Oakley, CA 94561 Info: www.deltasciencecenter.org Cost: $25

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  11. Motorcyclist suffers major injuries in Oakley crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KTVU Oakland

    A motorcyclist suffered major injuries in a crash with a minivan in Oakley on Tuesday evening, fire officials said Wednesday. The collision happened around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of East Cypress Road and Knightsen Avenue, according to East Contra Costa Fire Protection District Chief Hugh Henderson.

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  12. Oakley: Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Contra Costa Times

    A motorcyclist was flown by helicopter to John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek on Tuesday evening after being struck by a car at the corner of East Cypress Road and Knightsen Avenue, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. The accident was reported at 7:22 p.m. No other details about the crash were available and the cause remains under investigation.

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  13. E-views: Have you seen street racing problems in your city? If so,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Contra Costa Times

    ... at Wilbur Avenue, Cavallo and Fulton Shipyard roads. Usually around 1 a.m. Motorcycles and cars. I'VE SEEN IT here in Oakley around Harvest Circle and the surrounding streets. Haven't seen it in awhile; I think the kids who were racing their bikes ...

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  14. Oakley: Man who died in crash on Highway 4 off-ramp identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Contra Costa Times

    The man who died after his pickup truck went off a Highway 4 bypass off-ramp Saturday evening has been identified as 52-year-old David Galvez of Antioch, according to the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office. On October 5 Galvez's truck was traveling near the Laurel Road exit in Oakley when his Ford pickup veered to the left and careened off the eastbound off-ramp around 5:30 p.m..

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  15. Delta manhunt nets arrest after houseboat shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Willits News

    An hourlong manhunt through Delta waterways and farms ended with the arrest of a man who allegedly shot his friend in the arm on a liveaboard boat. A barking neighborhood dog finally alerted Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies to the presence of William Corcoran, who was hiding in a field east of Oakley and south of Jersey Island, said Sgt.

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  16. Truck fatally ejects driver on HWY4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | SFBay

    A man was killed when he drove his vehicle off the roadway as he was exiting state Highway 4 from Antioch to Oakley this evening, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said. The accident was reported around 5:30 p.m. when the vehicle was exiting eastbound Highway 4 at the Laurel Road off-ramp, CHP Officer John Fransen said.

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  17. Man driving truck killed while exiting Hwy 4 from Antioch to OakleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | KTVU Oakland

    A man was killed when he drove his vehicle off the roadway as he was exiting state Highway 4 from Antioch to Oakley this evening, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said. The accident was reported around 5:30 p.m. when the vehicle was exiting eastbound Highway 4 at the Laurel Road off-ramp, CHP Officer John Fransen said.

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  18. Oakley: Driver killed in rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Contra Costa Times

    A man was killed after his pickup truck rolled over at a Highway 4 bypass off-ramp on Saturday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol. The man was ejected from his white Ford pickup truck after it veered to the left and off the eastbound offramp to Laurel Road in Oakley, then flipped over several times.

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  19. Writer supports new location for community collegeRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Antioch Herald

    ... I am the elected Trustee for Area 5 (Antioch, Bay Point, Bethel Island, Brentwood, Clyde, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley and Pittsburg), I believe exploring the possibility of a land swap (for a more conveniently located and development ready ...

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  20. Bowyer enjoying new lifeRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | Hawk Eye

    Midnight was approaching Tuesday, and Clint Bowyer was bummed. His hometown Royals were on the verge of losing to Oaklan ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook.

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