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Urban Sprawl Outside the Voter Approved Urban Limit Line will set precedent for more developments
“Hold the Line” Proposed high-end housing development in the Tassajara Valley would break the County’s Urban Limit... Last comment 17 hours ago | 0 comments

Golden State Warriors break ground on new SF arena
The Golden State Warriors broke ground Tuesday on their $1 billion, privately funded San Francisco arena, further cementing... Last comment 13 hours ago | 4 comments

Danville's congressman to skip Trump presidential inauguration
Second-term U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord), whose district includes Danville and Alamo, has announced that he will... Last comment 13 hours ago | 72 comments

Joe Gorton named San Ramon's permanent city manager
The San Ramon City Council voted unanimously in closed session Tuesday to appoint police chief Joe Gorton as the permanent... Last comment on Jan 13, 2017 at 9:17 am | 1 comment

 
 
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"TEAM CHACHI !!!!"
24 friends & family members ran the Marine Memorial Marathon in Washington D.C. in honor of Josh "Chachi" Corral, and ALL runners finished the 26.2 miles course! Pictured above are: (back) Grant Vandevanter, Jason Roudnev, Jordy Corral, Len Hack, Arnie Corral, Bridget Larin and Ed Corral. (Front) Jack Griffin, Zack Corral, Karen Corral, Andrew Vu, Kaelin Ragan, Theresa Carl, Fabiola DeAguinaga, Kayla King & Christina Corral. (Middle Right) Latisha Endsley & Jessie Esteban. Not pictured: Joaquin Aranda and Caryn Bostrom. Submitted by Angie Roudnev on Nov 7, 2012

 
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Discover Diablo: Nonprofit launching free Mt. Diablo hike series
Local nonprofit Save Mount Diablo is kicking off its new series of free guided public hikes on Mount Diablo with a pair of events this weekend. Wednesday, 5:48 PM

Tri-Valley Muslim group to host post-inauguration neighbors panel
Members of the Tri-Valley's Muslim community are joining together to present a neighbors panel the day after Inauguration Day aimed at educating people about Islam in the hopes of finding common ground and fostering mutual understanding. Wednesday, 5:16 PM

Series of storms, high winds to lash Bay Area for several days
A series of storms will be moving through the Bay Area over the next several days, bringing heavy winds and more rain to an already saturated region, according to the National Weather Service. Wednesday, 2:19 PM

San Ramon Valley congressmen receive committee assignments
The San Ramon Valley's two Democratic congressmen, U.S. Reps. Mark DeSaulnier and Eric Swalwell, recently announced their new committee assignments in the nation's capital. Wednesday, 5:17 PM

Danville: High schooler organizes bone marrow registry drive in mom's honor
With her late mother's memory close in her heart, local teen Ciara Chow is leading a bone marrow registry drive for the public next weekend at The Athenian School in Danville. Sunday, 5:56 PM | 2 comments

Hospice East Bay receives $950,000 grant to help expand services
The Hospice of the East Bay announced last week it was awarded a $950,000 grant from the Walnut Creek-based Thomas J. Long Foundation to help support the organization's end-of-life services in the San Ramon Valley and surrounding communities. Tuesday, 9:05 PM

Danville council approves stringent marijuana regulations
New regulations for marijuana-related activities are set to take effect in Danville next month as part of town officials' response to statewide voters approving recreational marijuana use under Proposition 64 in November. Monday, 5:02 PM | 10 comments

Danville's congressman to skip Trump presidential inauguration
Second-term U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord), whose district includes Danville and Alamo, has announced that he will not attend the presidential inauguration of Republican Donald Trump next Friday in Washington, D.C. Sunday, 5:56 PM | 72 comments

Danville: Creative quilts on display in upcoming 'Uncommon Thread' exhibit
The artistic design prowess of the Creative Fiber Artists Quilting Group is set to be on display for the public starting later this week when its "Uncommon Thread" exhibition opens at the Village Theatre and Art Gallery in downtown Danville. Tuesday, 2:48 PM

County seeks legal professionals as volunteers for high school mock trial program
The Contra Costa County Office of Education is looking for Bay Area legal professionals interested in giving back to the future of their field by volunteering as part of the county's 36th annual high school mock trial program, which begins next month. Monday, 2:53 PM

Joe Gorton named San Ramon's permanent city manager
The San Ramon City Council voted unanimously in closed session Tuesday to appoint police chief Joe Gorton as the permanent city manager, just over six months after Gorton began pulling double duty as interim city manager. Thursday, 5:18 PM | 1 comments

New jazz series coming to Village Theatre
Danville's Village Theatre is set to host some of the finest jazz entertainment in the area starting later this week when a new bimonthly jazz series launches at the historic downtown venue. Sunday, 6:00 PM

San Ramon Valley workshop set on community choice energy
Local government officials in the San Ramon Valley are hosting a public workshop later this month to receive feedback from residents, business and community groups about the possibility of some Contra Costa County communities joining together to purchase energy for local consumers. Thursday, 10:34 PM | 2 comments

 

School trustees move decisively
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 949 views