Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A MAC: more reasons for a strong AIA!!

Dear Dolores, Mary N. Piepho is unilaterally creating a Municipal Advisory Council in Alamo as gatekeepers for Contra...

Original post made by Community courtesy on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Jun 27, 2009 at 8:52 am | 41 comments | 1908 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Undercover operation results in arrest

An undercover detail aimed at car burglars resulted in the arrests of a man and woman from Alameda County. From March to...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Tony B., on Jun 26, 2009 at 3:14 pm | 3 comments | 1014 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo MAC discussion continues

Establishing a Municipal Advisory Committee (MAC) was the main focus of the June 11 meeting of the Alamo Community Council....

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 25, 2009 at 1:38 am | 16 comments | 1278 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo MAC discussion continues

Talks concerning the establishment of a Municipal Advisory Committee (MAC) were the main focus of the June 11 meeting of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 25, 2009 at 1:32 am | 9 comments | 1005 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo petition toward incorporation begins

The feeling in the air was "rah-rah sis-boom-bah!" for enthusiastic supporters of Alamo's cityhood last week, as the Alamo...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2009
Last comment by RandyB, on Jun 24, 2009 at 2:30 pm | 13 comments | 1040 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art through group effort

Fifth-graders at Sycamore Valley Elementary School learned about the art of masters such as Seurat, Monet and Van Gogh while...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Jun 24, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 3 comments | 1289 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teen performs CPR after sudden cardiac arrest on BART

The ride home from school turned out to be anything but normal for 15-year-old Sara Broski of Alamo. The teenager, a sophomore...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Barb, on Jun 24, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vets Hall design is ready for public review

After 12 meetings stretching out over the first half of 2009, the Veterans Building Steering Committee has finalized its...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 24, 2009 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 1018 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa County MACs are failing!!

Dear Dolores, In a document prepared for submission to the Grand Jury, Alliance of Neighborhoods throughout Contra Costa...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 23, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 18 comments | 1390 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves lean spending plan

The Danville Town Council OK'd a $25.3 million operating budget Tuesday, reflecting large scale losses of revenue from previous...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 20, 2009 at 5:00 pm | 4 comments | 1064 Views

AROUND TOWN

Presenting the Past: The Howard Ranch and White Gate Farm

When the San Ramon Valley Historical Society put historical plaque No. 4 at the White Gate house in Green Valley, they recognized...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Chris Scott, on Jun 19, 2009 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments | 1289 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man hospitalized after Danville bar fight

An altercation ended with one man in the hospital and another in police custody, after two men began fighting in a Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Jun 18, 2009 at 5:55 pm | 11 comments | 1651 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon grad leads 'green' march in D.C.

Danville native Jeff Gustafson joined more than 10,000 young leaders from across the country from Feb. 27-March 2 for Power...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by nikolas, on Jun 18, 2009 at 1:37 pm | 2 comments | 3135 Views

AROUND TOWN

The lack of definition ONCE AGAIN

Dear Dolores, No comment from district 3 and no coverage from media. Curious? A MAC undefined by district 3 is the...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 18, 2009 at 11:25 am | 6 comments | 1065 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney seeks millions to keep things moving

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) released a list of transportation project funding requests Wednesday that he is submitting...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Jun 18, 2009 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1290 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Second swine flu-related death in Contra Costa County

A middle-aged Contra Costa County man with H1N1 (swine flu) has died. His death is the second in the county involving a person...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 17, 2009 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1277 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Investigation continues into Fuchs murder

Nearly five months after 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs was shot and killed outside his parents house in Danville, police continue...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 17, 2009 at 11:08 am | 12 comments | 1332 Views

AROUND TOWN

Turnover at the Rose Garden

Patrons arriving at the Burke Williams Day Spa last week were surprised to find locked doors, as the health care establishment...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Claudette, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:55 am | 17 comments | 1345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sailing the ocean, remembering Dad

When Mike and Pat Mahoney cross the starting line Wednesday morning to sail the Coastal Cup they will come full circle. It...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by April Mahoney, on Jun 16, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 3 comments | 1344 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board outlines grim budget scenarios

Proponents of the Measure C parcel tax initiative had less than 24 hours to celebrate before being told that even with the...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 15, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 37 comments | 1649 Views
<< < 184 185 186 187 188 > >>
Page 186 of 253

Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 1,011 views

Saving Water
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 735 views