EBMUD to host community drought meetings
East Bay Municipal Utility District is set to host four community meetings to discuss the ongoing drought response, the need... Last comment 12 hours ago | 6 comments
Cal High trio among Red Cross 'Heroes'
The American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter will honor recipients of the 2014 Contra Costa County Heroes Awards at a breakfast... Last comment 9 hours ago | 1 comment
Miss Contra Costa crowned at Cal High
The Miss Contra Costa County competition was held on Oct. 4 at the California High School Theater in San Ramon, with Angela... Last comment on Oct 17, 2014 at 10:57 am | 3 comments
Contra Costa deputy recognized for valor in San Ramon shooting
A Contra Costa County deputy sheriff received the Award of Valor from the California Peace Officers' Association earlier... Last comment 10 hours ago | 3 comments
by Tim Hunt
The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
Oct 16, 2014 | 3 comments
by Elizabeth LaScala
Should Your Sophomore Take The October PSAT? And More on Standardized Testing...
Oct 12, 2014 | 2 comments
San Ramon commission to talk Housing Element update
The San Ramon Planning Commission is scheduled to hold its first public hearing on the city's proposed Housing Element update and associated General Plan amendment Tuesday night (Oct. 21). Monday, 5:22 PM
Kill the Messenger
At one point in the clunky speak-truth-to-power drama "Kill the Messenger," a source tells a reporter, "Some stories are just too true to tell." It's a premise the protagonist -- San Jose Mercury News senior investigative reporter Gary Webb -- refuse...... Read the full review
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"Mt. Diablo Wildfire"
A thick layer of smoke from the Mt. Diablo wildfire covers the hills of Blackhawk creating a sensational sunset. Submitted by Perry Lentine on Aug 25, 2010