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BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux - November Meeting!

We are refugees from Lynn Carey's former Times Book Club. We meet every six to eight weeks at an independent bookstore in...

Original post made by Danilo on Oct. 18, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Alamo holds Tree Lighting Festival

Alamo folks gathered at Andrew H. Young Park on Sunday evening for the gala Tree Lighting Festival, which included goodies...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Johns, on Dec 6, 2007 at 7:01 pm | 1 comment | 2955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School bond passes in close race

San Ramon Valley voters were split on whether to vote in Measure D, a $260 million school bond that will dedicate funds specifically...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Brookside, on Nov 12, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 20 comments | 2952 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Crow Canyon soundwall work set to start

Construction is set to begin this week on the Crow Canyon soundwall project, an effort aimed at mitigating traffic noise...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2014
Last comment by jp, on May 8, 2014 at 9:35 am | 24 comments | 2952 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to debate new San Ramon Tourism District

The San Ramon City Council on Tuesday is set to discuss the prospect of pursuing a new San Ramon-specific tourism district...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by Nicole, on Mar 10, 2015 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 2951 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School anxiety high as cuts loom

Class size increases are being considered along with eliminating some high school counselors and other staff reductions in...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Master, on Mar 4, 2010 at 7:57 pm | 75 comments | 2950 Views

AROUND TOWN

A new supervisor and a MAC

Dear Alamo Neighbors, As unincorporated communities, with the support of city neighborhoods, plan replacement of a majority...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Aug. 9, 2007
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Walnut Creek OKs plastic bag ban

Walnut Creek will be one of the next Bay Area cities to say goodbye to plastic bags. The City Council voted 4-1 on Tuesday...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2014
Last comment by Muir's Ghost, on Mar 14, 2014 at 7:19 am | 18 comments | 2948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board sadly accepts bad scenario

"We should plan for the worse and hope for the best," said Superintendent Steven Enoch as he briefed the trustees on the...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by Disappointed Taxpayer, on Feb 27, 2009 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 2947 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest opinion: Why Alamo should NOT become a city.

I was taught that every issue has two sides, and that to listen and be influenced by only one of them often leads to mistakes...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Nov 15, 2007 at 8:40 am | 8 comments | 2945 Views

SPORTS

Sixth-grade Cobras take the gold

The ClubSport Cobras of San Ramon won the sixth-grade basketball AAU gold division district championships held in San Mateo...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by shannon rosemark, on May 15, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 2943 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Learn about radical change at a Community Called Glide

In cooperation with Rakestraw Books, the Faith On Journeys Commission of Danville Congregational Church presents an evening...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Feb 7, 2013 at 4:29 pm | 12 comments | 2940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't believe everything you READ

Dear Forum Readers, In the past five days, postings have been made to the Town Square Forum in names of Alamo neighbors...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 26, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 2, 2008 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 2939 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another Hideous Scar on the West Hills

As I was heading back northward on 680 from a errand this morning, I saw a huge crane digging what looked like a road cut...

Original post made by Derek on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Sarah, on Apr 7, 2013 at 6:16 pm | 24 comments | 2939 Views

AROUND TOWN

School board, Danville council talk SRVHS parking

The San Ramon Valley school board unanimously endorsed Tuesday an early schematic concept for the planned San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2015
Last comment by Member, on Apr 19, 2015 at 7:46 pm | 8 comments | 2936 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

County holds scoping session on Tassajara Valley development

Applicants FTC Land has proposed using 771 acres of land along Camino Tassajara east of Danville to develop 187 residential...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Patty, on May 19, 2011 at 11:45 am | 8 comments | 2936 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buchanan's teacher-firing bill passes Legislature

The state Legislature passed a locally authored bill Friday that aims to protect and ensure the safety of children. Assembly...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Sep 18, 2013 at 9:25 am | 12 comments | 2935 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Death No. 5 attributed to swine flu in Contra Costa County

County health officials announced two more county deaths early last week as a result of the H1N1 "swine flu" virus. The deaths...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 23, 2009 at 9:44 pm | 1 comment | 2933 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

St. Timothy's bucks ultimatum on gays

Sharyn Mitzo and Patricia Pearson never considered hiding their lesbian relationship at church. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2008
Last comment by Rev Laura Barnes, on Dec 3, 2008 at 11:52 am | 4 comments | 2932 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local community college district board member dies in New Orleans; cause unknown

San Ramon resident John T. Nejedly, the Valley's longtime representative on the Contra Costa Community College District governing...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by Constituent, on Oct 12, 2016 at 7:39 pm | 2 comments | 2931 Views
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