County supervisors give themselves pay raise
The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday afternoon to give themselves a $32,000 raise, despite vocal opposition... Last comment 17 hours ago | 16 comments
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... Last comment 19 hours ago | 3 comments
2014 Readers Choice winners
Things to do, places to see, pampering to enjoy and yummies to eat -- once again, our readers have spoken. This year, for... Last comment on Oct 28, 2014 at 2:53 pm | 5 comments
Diablo tennis team finishes second in national championship
A women's tennis team from the San Ramon Valley took second place at a national championship earlier this month. Read the... Last comment 21 hours ago | 1 comment
by Tim Hunt
A good plan for downtown, but can city officials get it approved?
Oct 30, 2014 | 0 comments
by Elizabeth LaScala
Should Your Sophomore Take The October PSAT? And More on Standardized Testing...
Oct 12, 2014 | 2 comments
Attorneys reviewing cases with CHP officers tied to nude photo-sharing scandal
Contra Costa and Alameda County prosecutors and public defenders are reviewing cases involving three Dublin-area California Highway Patrol officers currently under investigation for allegedly sharing nude photos of DUI suspects, officials said Thursday. Thursday, 5:38 PM
Alejandro González Iñárritu's "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" may be something less than the sum of its dazzling parts, but it is a sight to behold and an entertaining, cultural zeitgeist-y farce of life as an actor in the ti...... Read the full review
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"Godbeams Over Danville"
This image was taken just at daybreak from a hillside on the west side of the 680 fwy. The sun is low on the horizon causing the sun beams to be filtered by the clouds producing expanding "godbeams" over the town of Danville. This image won best of show in the recent Tri-Valley Photo contest. Submitted by Richard Valenti on Jan 24, 2014