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Samurai Sushi - Local Backroads

Introducing Samurai – Antioch’s Newest Culinary Hot Spot

If you are wondering where your next meal out should be, Samurai’s is exactly where you should be.  Located conveniently on the Antioch – Brentwood border, Samurai offers Japanese style cooking, a full bar…

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McCauley’s Olive Grove: Olive Oil Tasting in Brentwood Ca

Just like a fine wine, or a pure chocolate, discovering a high-quality olive oil requires time, a lot of…

Brentwood Regional Community Chest - Food - Local Backroads

Barrels of Holiday Wishes

Brentwood Regional Community Chest  As…

Shop with a Cop - Brentwood Police Department

The Tradition of Shop With A Cop Continues On

The early morning fog was broken with the bright lights of Brentwood and Oakley’s finest rolling into…

Mikes 18th Benevolence

An Annual Act of Benevolence

Mike’s Auto body has been a recognized member of Contra Costa…

Tunnels of Joy - La Costa Drive

The Magic of Christmas is Alive in the Tunnels of Joy

If you can’t seem to find your Christmas spirit, it is time to take a trip to…

Mt Diablo Climbing the North Peak Trail

An Outdoor Adventure on Our Local Backroads

I’m not sure about you, but as soon as the temperature drops below 60, my outdoor adventures come to…

nature - local backroads

Ditch the Holiday Stress

When I was a kid, my mom made the holidays magical.  The smells of freshly baked cookies filled our…

relax - local backroads

But, Did It Make You Happy?

It is easy to get lost in the day-to-day.  Appointments, meetings, cooking, cleaning and kids fill the hours and…

rotary

A Gala of Giving

We were recently invited to attend the annual Rotary Gala for one of our local Rotary chapters. …

Local Businesses

Hidden gems are hidden throughout our local back roads.   And although many treasures remain preserved off the beaten path,…