California enacts statewide plastic bag ban
Single-use plastic bags will be banned at many stores in California starting next year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill... Last comment 12 hours ago | 11 comments
New law changes California's initiative process
New legislation governing the initiative process in California was signed into law Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown. Read the... Last comment on Oct 1, 2014 at 1:41 am | 5 comments
San Ramon council OKs Faria Preserve development
The San Ramon City Council upheld the planning commission's approval of the proposed Faria Preserve residential development... Last comment on Sep 25, 2014 at 10:15 am | 8 comments
Swalwell bill would ban penalties on online business critics
A proposed bill introduced this week by Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) would make it illegal for businesses to penalize... Last comment on Sep 20, 2014 at 8:05 am | 7 comments
by Gina Channell-Allen
Any questions for Pleasanton mayoral, council candidates?
Oct 1, 2014 | 5 comments
by Tom Cushing
November Ballot Prop 2 – Devils or Angels in the Details?
Sep 27, 2014 | 3 comments
San Ramon seeks feedback on library renovation plan
The San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commission is seeking public feedback on the conceptual plan for renovations to the community library. Wednesday, 4:23 PM | 1 comments
A Walk Among the Tombstones
At one point in the new crime thriller "A Walk Among the Tombstones," someone asks Liam Neeson's private eye what it takes to be a good detective. "Patience. Instinct. Blind luck, mostly," he replies. These same qualities could be said to apply to wr...... 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