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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Senate committee hears arguments on stronger gun control laws

Voices on both sides of the gun control debate were heard Tuesday in Sacramento, as the Senate Committee on Public Safety...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Raul, on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:38 pm | 24 comments | 1290 Views

AROUND TOWN

SummerHill Homes project moves to next stage of development

In a 5-1 vote, with Commissioner Paul Radich opposing, the Commission approved the Magee Ranch/SummerHill Homes project --a...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Nim Beigh, on May 22, 2013 at 3:56 pm | 24 comments | 3431 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More than 400 guns collected at county buyback event

Contra Costa County's recently gun buyback yielded over 400 guns from three locations throughout the county. The firearms...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 24 comments | 1422 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Crow Canyon soundwall work set to start

Construction is set to begin this week on the Crow Canyon soundwall project, an effort aimed at mitigating traffic noise...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2014
Last comment by jp, on May 8, 2014 at 9:35 am | 24 comments | 1956 Views

AROUND TOWN

New San Ramon City Center design debuts

Dozens filed in to a Dougherty Valley theater Tuesday night for the unveiling of the new San Ramon City Center design, gazing...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Zane Truesdale, 18 hours ago | 24 comments | 3703 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville teacher formally charged with child porn possession

A Danville middle school teacher has been formally charged with possessing child pornography after authorities allege he...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 1, 2014 at 11:27 am | 24 comments | 3400 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Footbridges must go

Homeowners along the Iron Horse Trail in Alamo and Danville were irritated to find yellow laminated signs stapled to their...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Dec 7, 2007 at 3:28 pm | 23 comments | 2023 Views

AROUND TOWN

It is now AIM's obligation to all voters

Dear Editor, This coming Sunday, November 9, Alamo Incorporation Movement (AIM) will kick-off their political campaign...

Original post made by Christine Jenkins on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by Diablo Vista region neighborhoods, on Nov 16, 2008 at 7:52 am | 23 comments | 1562 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C parade hits the streets

It wasn't your typical Friday afternoon at Greenbrook Elementary School. Instead of the empty playgrounds and shuttered classrooms,...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 29, 2009 at 10:22 am | 23 comments | 1599 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police suspect hate crime after two men beat taxi driver

Two suspects, from Danville and Alamo, were arrested Thursday for allegedly beating a taxi driver in Pleasanton in what appears...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Jun 13, 2010 at 9:28 pm | 23 comments | 2017 Views

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'It's not going to be fine,' says school superintendent

Speakers sympathized with the school board tonight even as it voted to raise class sizes to 28, and eliminate some high school...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by leaving asap, on Mar 17, 2010 at 8:18 am | 23 comments | 1490 Views

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Firemen receive medals of honor for heroic work in fighting Blackhawk house fire

Eight firefighters with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District recently received medals of honor for their work in...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by oscar, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:51 am | 23 comments | 1432 Views

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Hot Summer Nights car show is tonight

A street party like no other, Danville's Hot Summer Nights Car Shows combine classic cars and camaraderie to create an evening...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by jojo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 5:41 pm | 23 comments | 1349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Regional park police raid marijuana growing operation

East Bay Regional Park District police raided a marijuana grow in Las Trampas Regional Wilderness park near Danville and...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 17, 2011 at 7:22 am | 23 comments | 1504 Views

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San Ramon City Salaries In Today's Paper

WOW.....Herb Moniz's incredible and controversial salary package is mentioned in 3 different articles in this morning's...

Original post made by jrm on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 15, 2010 at 5:59 pm | 23 comments | 1542 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

9th Circuit rules state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional

A federal appeals court in San Francisco today ruled that Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex marriage, is unconstitutional. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 13, 2012 at 9:16 am | 23 comments | 1287 Views

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Keller will not challenge Piepho

Lisa Vorderbrueggen reports that Keller will not take on Piepho for her Supervisor seat. http://www.ibabuzz.com/politics/2012/02/07/bart-director-wont-seek-contra-costa-supervis...

Original post made by RJWeeks on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by East County Watch, on Feb 15, 2012 at 11:19 am | 23 comments | 1237 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board ready to vote in favor of new $260 million bond

While the official vote won't come until Aug. 7, members of the San Ramon Valley school board seem poised to bring a $260...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Betty, on Aug 6, 2012 at 7:49 am | 23 comments | 1456 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Guns

What if you knew one of your neighbors, a sweet woman who had a heart of gold, was a gun collector and what if she had a...

Original post made by Old Danvillian on Dec. 16, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Dec 26, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 23 comments | 1625 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Magee Ranch draft environmental impact report is 'inadequate,' residents say

Danville's Planning Commission got an earful Tuesday night when approximately 100 residents attended a public hearing on...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by John, on Feb 4, 2013 at 3:31 pm | 23 comments | 1368 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
By Tim Hunt | 21 comments | 1,629 views

Not so speedy trial
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 1,242 views

Duck!
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 83 views