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

Danville council candidate profile: Karen Stepper

Eying a fourth term in office, Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper said the experience and relationships she's developed...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 9:52 am | 14 comments | 1174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council candidate profile: Robert Storer

Seeking his second full term on the Danville Town Council, Robert Storer said he remains focused on his main priorities of...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 9:48 am | 15 comments | 1428 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CoCo court expands interpreter services

A newly implemented state law has resulted in the Contra Costa County Superior Court expanding language interpreter services...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Wes Davidson, on Nov 17, 2014 at 8:29 am | 6 comments | 243 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board incumbents poised for new terms; challenger concedes

The San Ramon Valley school board appears on its way to seeing three current board members return to the dais, if the voting...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 16, 2014 at 8:29 pm | 4 comments | 669 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 1218 Views

AROUND TOWN

SRVHS girls' water polo promotes prostate cancer awareness

The players on Danville's San Ramon Valley High girls' varsity water polo team were focusing on something more than their...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Nov 14, 2014 at 4:37 pm | 2 comments | 608 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stepper, Storer claim re-election to Danville council

Danville voters have again placed their support in Town Council incumbents, re-electing Karen Stepper and Robert Storer by...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2014
Last comment by SR Resident, on Nov 14, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 18 comments | 1105 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tri-Valley Hero: Dad helps ease school registration

From the comfort of their own home or even from their hotel room on a family vacation, some Pleasanton school parents were...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Local, on Nov 14, 2014 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 690 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:24 am | 21 comments | 3322 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Incumbents thrive in local races on Election Night

Incumbent success was the theme for the Danville Town Council and San Ramon Valley school board races, according to unofficial...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:21 am | 17 comments | 2123 Views

AROUND TOWN

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...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:19 am | 25 comments | 2206 Views

AROUND TOWN

DSRSD rewards customers for low summer water use

The Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) is issuing a $10 "Wise Water User Credit" on the next water bill of 1,078...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville's bond rating upgraded

Moody's Investors Service, a bond credit-rating business, announced last week that the town of Danville's bond rating would...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Ramon, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:17 pm | 1 comment | 93 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County releases updated election results

Contra Costa County election officials released updated ballot results Friday afternoon, with no changes to the winning placements...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by SR Resident, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:13 pm | 4 comments | 1069 Views

AROUND TOWN

No News Is No News

The Contra Costa Times is trying to be all things to all people but they are failing and flailing. Case in point: The...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Nov. 13, 2014
There are no comments yet. 32 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Baker leads Sbranti in tight State Assembly contest

Despite convincing results in most election contests Tuesday, the victor in the 16th State Assembly District race is still...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 13, 2014 at 8:45 am | 3 comments | 493 Views

AROUND TOWN

State's revenue for October hits $6 billion, beats estimates by 12.3%

Total revenues for October, the fourth month of fiscal year 2014-15, totaled $6 billion, coming in above Budget Act estimates...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2014
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Nov 13, 2014 at 7:44 am | 2 comments | 296 Views

SPORTS

Diablo Water Polo Club Wins TYR Champions Cup

Lewisville, TX - November 9 - The 2014 TYR Champions Cup (14 and under division) concluded on Sunday at the Lewisville ISD...

Original post made by Eric Miller on Nov. 12, 2014
There are no comments yet. 88 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Year round school calendar?

Hello. We are new to the area and came from a school district with a year-round school calendar. I see Pleasanton Unified...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Danville Parent, on Nov 12, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 13 comments | 1125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon council to discuss Iron Horse Trail overcrossings

The San Ramon City Council is set to receive an update Tuesday (Oct. 28) about the proposed overcrossings project for the...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 12, 2014 at 6:47 pm | 18 comments | 1017 Views
<< < 1 2 3 4 5 > >>
Page 2.25 of 263

Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
By Tim Hunt | 21 comments | 1,790 views

Not so speedy trial
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 1,274 views

Duck!
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 285 views