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Walnut Creek Chick-Fil-A opens its doors to crowds, protests

The Bay Area's newest Chick-fil-A restaurant opened its doors in Walnut Creek Thursday morning, ushering in hungry patrons...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 20, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 44 comments | 5234 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man cared more about his fence than my son

On Valentine's Day around 4:30 I received the phone call every parent fears, my 16 year old son had been in a bike accident....

Original post made by Lonna Corder on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Dylan, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 44 comments | 4526 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville woman charged with leaving infants in car while shopping

A Danville woman who faces felony child endangerment in connection with leaving her two infant twins in a car last week at...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Poor People, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 43 comments | 3259 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents voice displeasure with Common Core

A new set of learning standards is coming to California this school year, but a group of local residents told the San Ramon...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jun 24, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 43 comments | 19225 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A man of Peace??

So Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize. There is no greater evidence needed to confirm that this award is totally political and...

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by cardfark, on Oct 14, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 43 comments | 3533 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prop 8 supporters brave rain, motorists

Nearly 100 supporters of Proposition 8 camped out in windy, cold and wet conditions for over two hours at the intersection...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Karen, on Nov 9, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 43 comments | 2876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 2582 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Faria Preserve receives San Ramon council support

The proposed 740-home Faria Preserve residential development received the support of the San Ramon City Council on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Sep 23, 2014 at 9:47 am | 43 comments | 3233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullying a priority for SRVUSD

For years, bullying was seen as no big deal, and for many, a rite of passage. Freshmen were hazed by seniors, and when they...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 22, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 42 comments | 5408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor Campains Should Focus on Solving Unfunded County Debt

The amount of debt this county owes to its employees should be the main subject of campaigns for Supervisors. The potentially...

Original post made by Concerned Debt on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Queen, on Mar 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 42 comments | 2262 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 2677 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

And the trees come down

Nary a tree hugger was in sight this morning as the rows of redwood and cedar trees at the Veterans Memorial Building in...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 1, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 42 comments | 2871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Area residents protest Chevron's tax return

More than 30 people spent their lunch hour protesting outside Chevron's headquarters on Monday afternoon. Participants called...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Karen , on Apr 26, 2011 at 7:47 pm | 42 comments | 3285 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Occupy San Ramon Valley?

The Occupy movement is coming to San Ramon tomorrow, although the current noun for the movement is an action, according to...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by Marrushi, on Nov 7, 2011 at 10:32 am | 42 comments | 2446 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School solar initiative exceeds expectations

Since the systems first came online in October 2011, average production has exceeded 100 percent of expected kiloWatt hours...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:24 pm | 42 comments | 4387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Residents protest potential columbarium at Danville church

Nearly 60 residents convened at Peace Lutheran Church Monday evening to voice concerns about a potential columbarium at the...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Arlene, on May 25, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 42 comments | 9958 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Defense attorney: teens involved in attack likely to be charged

While a man who was beaten and left unconscious on the street remains in the hospital, the four young people involved could...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2013
Last comment by Bud, on Nov 7, 2013 at 8:38 pm | 42 comments | 18172 Views

SPORTS

Cal High wrestling coach accused of lewd acts with a minor

Police arrested a San Ramon high school wrestling coach and church youth group leader Tuesday evening on suspicion of lewd...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Nasty, on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:58 pm | 41 comments | 11688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents come out in droves to contest draft General Plan update

It was standing room only at Danville's Planning Commission meeting Tuesday night, as hundreds of residents turned out to...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Dec 21, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 41 comments | 4165 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A MAC: more reasons for a strong AIA!!

Dear Dolores, Mary N. Piepho is unilaterally creating a Municipal Advisory Council in Alamo as gatekeepers for Contra...

Original post made by Community courtesy on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Jun 27, 2009 at 8:52 am | 41 comments | 3293 Views
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State budget hinges on earnings of the 1 percent
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By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 262 views

Political Performance Art
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 165 views