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CoCo supervisors to vote on own pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is set to decide Tuesday (Oct. 28) whether to give itself a $32,000 raise, bumping...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 17, 2014 at 1:28 pm | 4 comments | 1246 Views

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California ranks 48th best (or 3rd worst) on business taxes

California has the 48th best (or third worst) tax climate in the U.S. according to the latest edition of the State Business...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 18, 2014 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1778 Views

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San Ramon Valley readies for general election

The stage is set for voters to decide a range of races relevant to the San Ramon Valley during Tuesday's general election,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Poor Support, on Nov 4, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 2 comments | 1511 Views

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Incumbents thrive in local races on Election Night

Incumbent success was the theme for the Danville Town Council and San Ramon Valley school board races, according to unofficial...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:21 am | 17 comments | 3810 Views

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Criminal trial underway for SFPD officer from Danville

Jury selection was completed in federal court Monday in the federal corruption trial of two San Francisco police officers,...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Nov 5, 2014 at 7:24 am | 1 comment | 2281 Views

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Baker leads Sbranti in tight State Assembly contest

Despite convincing results in most election contests Tuesday, the victor in the 16th State Assembly District race is still...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 13, 2014 at 8:45 am | 3 comments | 1669 Views

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County releases updated election results

Contra Costa County election officials released updated ballot results Friday afternoon, with no changes to the winning placements...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by SR Resident, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:13 pm | 4 comments | 2008 Views

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Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 2079 Views

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CoCo court expands interpreter services

A newly implemented state law has resulted in the Contra Costa County Superior Court expanding language interpreter services...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Wes Davidson, on Nov 17, 2014 at 8:29 am | 6 comments | 911 Views

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San Ramon man inducted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame

San Ramon resident and former University of Arizona track and field star James Frazier was inducted into his alma mater's...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2014
Last comment by Diane Frazier, on Nov 17, 2014 at 6:39 pm | 3 comments | 1965 Views

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Plastic bag ban back before Danville council

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday (Nov. 18) is set to continue its discussion on a local ordinance to ban single-use carryout...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by J Bertol, on Nov 23, 2014 at 9:51 am | 9 comments | 1620 Views

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San Ramon council, commission to meet on Housing Element update

San Ramon's proposed General Plan amendment and Housing Element update are set as the main discussion topics during a joint...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 19, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 817 Views

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School board to debate bargaining topics with teachers union

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday (Nov. 18) is set to consider signing off on initial bargaining items for negotiations...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Xin Han, on Nov 18, 2014 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 838 Views

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Ex-colleague testifies in conspiracy trial of SFPD officer from Danville

A former San Francisco police officer told a federal jury Tuesday of several incidents in 2009 in which he alleged two other...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 19, 2014 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 1517 Views

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Alamo school field to close for winter renovations

The Alamo Elementary School field will close Dec. 1 for a winter moratorium to allow for restoration work and rest before...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Al, on Nov 19, 2014 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 897 Views

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Danville Youth Council collects toys, supplies for in-need children

Members of Danville's Youth Council are striving to bring a little more joy to children in need around the world this holiday...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 19, 2014 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 961 Views

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County unions seek referendum to overturn Board of Supervisors' pay raise

Contra Costa County public employees unions have started to gather signatures for a referendum to overturn the county Board...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Anne, on Dec 18, 2014 at 8:17 am | 21 comments | 11537 Views

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DPD releases video of restaurant break-in

Danville police have released surveillance footage of a recent break-in at Los Panchos restaurant in the hopes of catching...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Tired of the whining, on Nov 20, 2014 at 8:38 am | 5 comments | 2996 Views

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Elderly man dies in San Ramon house fire

An elderly man died after a two-alarm house fire in southern San Ramon on Saturday morning, according to a fire district...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Nov 28, 2014 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 1461 Views

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Danville school teacher found dead at Oakland hills park

Police are offering a $10,000 reward for information about the fatal shooting of a Danville school teacher who was found...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2014
Last comment by saddened, on Dec 1, 2014 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 6060 Views
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