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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Let's make a real comparison of city manager's salaries

Buchanan's taking pot shots at the salary of the San Ramon city manager. But wait a minute - San Ramon does not have an assistant...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by sprtndad, on Oct 19, 2010 at 11:03 am | 16 comments | 2555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't Let Harmer Abolish Our Public Schools

I hope others join me in letting the religious zealots know we like our public schools......this is not the american way.......

Original post made by jrm on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Oct 19, 2010 at 8:07 am | 14 comments | 950 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: What's your sense of history at your school's 100th anniversary celebration?

Last Friday's 100th anniversary and homecoming celebration at San Ramon Valley High School was the place to be. Streetwise...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tracy Pisenti, on Oct 19, 2010 at 6:58 am | 1 comment | 1017 Views

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
There are no comments yet. 2702 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hitting the campaign trail

Politics aside, the two candidates for California's 15th Assembly District have a lot in common. Both incumbent Joan Buchanan...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Oct 18, 2010 at 3:17 pm | 12 comments | 1434 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man reportedly photographing kids at San Ramon parks

Neighborhood watch groups are spreading the word about a man allegedly photographing children playing at San Ramon parks...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Colleen, on Oct 18, 2010 at 8:37 am | 14 comments | 1981 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Third time's a charm for Brown, Whitman at Dominican University

While it may not be any clearer who'll get the most votes for California's governorship in November following their third...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:30 am | 10 comments | 1694 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer Op-ed for the SF Chronicle in 2000: "Abolish Public Schools" (With link to op-ed )

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Original post made by Nelson on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by American, on Oct 15, 2010 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 1252 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen dies after falling off moving SUV

Police continue to investigate an incident that killed a 19-year-old Alamo teen late Sunday. Police said he reportedly hopped...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 14, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 46 comments | 3627 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PROPOSITION NEWS: Assemblyman says taxing marijuana sales would raise $1.4 billion

A new bill introduced by a San Francisco state assemblyman could generate annually about $1.4 billion in revenue from taxing...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 14, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 20 comments | 1639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homecoming parade, alumni reunions help SRVHS ring in 100 years

More than 1,000 people lined the streets of downtown Danville Friday to watch a mid-afternoon homecoming parade that also...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 12, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 3 comments | 1925 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

15th Assembly District candidates address economy, budget and football

Finances, fiscal policy and football all found their way into a recent face-off between the two candidates for the 15th assembly...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by keith, on Oct 12, 2010 at 10:51 am | 5 comments | 1464 Views

SPORTS

Stampeding to the top

The Mustang Stampede Division 3 Girls U11 played in four games at the 15th annual Tiburon/Mill Valley Fall Kick Off on Aug....

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2009
Last comment by Siena, on Oct 11, 2010 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 2020 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney and the fear factor...

Interesting that the McNerney posting restricts comments to registered users. Are they afraid of anonymous postings?...

Original post made by Treebeard on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 11, 2010 at 9:26 am | 11 comments | 1414 Views

SPORTS

What PUBLIC is being protected?

Regional (resident) counsel(s) have discovered the intention of CCC-BOS to hold an unannounced meeting of their Public Protection...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Bob Mankin knows a Supervisor, on Oct 10, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 4 comments | 1454 Views

AROUND TOWN

CCC Public Protection Committee

Dear Dolores, A supervisors' committee will decide the appointee to an east county cemetery district and that result will...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Oct 8, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 11 comments | 1095 Views

AROUND TOWN

Redrawing school boundary lines off the table

One of the options to relieve overcrowding in some San Ramon Valley elementary schools is apparently off the table, much...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 3 comments | 1160 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Council could extend medical marijuana moratorium

At its regular meeting Tuesday night, Oct. 5, the Town Council will vote on whether to extend the medical marijuana moratorium....

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by mom, on Oct 8, 2010 at 10:53 am | 8 comments | 1678 Views

SPORTS

Make way for SRVHS homecoming, Primo's Run

It's going to be a busy couple of days for the San Ramon Valley, with the San Ramon Valley High School homecoming and 100th...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Karl, on Oct 8, 2010 at 8:29 am | 1 comment | 1658 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'It's the economy, stupid!'

It's the economy, stupid! Those weren't the exact words but that was the message from all five Tri-Valley mayors Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by keeping it real, on Oct 7, 2010 at 11:02 pm | 2 comments | 1030 Views
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Bread and Circuses
By Tom Cushing | 4 comments | 432 views

Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 292 views