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Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 1679 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents voice displeasure with Common Core

A new set of learning standards is coming to California this school year, but a group of local residents told the San Ramon...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jun 24, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 43 comments | 15949 Views

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Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 1593 Views

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And the trees come down

Nary a tree hugger was in sight this morning as the rows of redwood and cedar trees at the Veterans Memorial Building in...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 1, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 42 comments | 1656 Views

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Area residents protest Chevron's tax return

More than 30 people spent their lunch hour protesting outside Chevron's headquarters on Monday afternoon. Participants called...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Karen , on Apr 26, 2011 at 7:47 pm | 42 comments | 1775 Views

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Occupy San Ramon Valley?

The Occupy movement is coming to San Ramon tomorrow, although the current noun for the movement is an action, according to...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by Marrushi, on Nov 7, 2011 at 10:32 am | 42 comments | 1270 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor Campains Should Focus on Solving Unfunded County Debt

The amount of debt this county owes to its employees should be the main subject of campaigns for Supervisors. The potentially...

Original post made by Concerned Debt on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Queen, on Mar 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 42 comments | 1333 Views

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School solar initiative exceeds expectations

Since the systems first came online in October 2011, average production has exceeded 100 percent of expected kiloWatt hours...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:24 pm | 42 comments | 2542 Views

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Residents protest potential columbarium at Danville church

Nearly 60 residents convened at Peace Lutheran Church Monday evening to voice concerns about a potential columbarium at the...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Arlene, on May 25, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 42 comments | 2147 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullying a priority for SRVUSD

For years, bullying was seen as no big deal, and for many, a rite of passage. Freshmen were hazed by seniors, and when they...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 22, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 42 comments | 2947 Views

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Defense attorney: teens involved in attack likely to be charged

While a man who was beaten and left unconscious on the street remains in the hospital, the four young people involved could...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2013
Last comment by Bud, on Nov 7, 2013 at 8:38 pm | 42 comments | 7183 Views

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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 | 1946 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Released murder suspect back in custody

An Alameda County teenager arrested in connection with the January slaying of 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs is back in custody...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Student, on Sep 10, 2009 at 11:40 pm | 41 comments | 2036 Views

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Facebook photos lead to ASB president resignation

Dan Hurd, 18, son of a school board trustee, resigned his post as student body president at California High School last month...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Dickita P, on Apr 7, 2010 at 10:31 am | 41 comments | 1750 Views

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Hundreds of protesters attend 'occupy Walnut Creek' rally

From 4 p.m. until around 6:30 p.m., protestors from Walnut Creek and surrounding towns lined the sidewalk at the intersection...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by The Equalizer, on Nov 21, 2011 at 9:17 am | 41 comments | 1523 Views

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Residents come out in droves to contest draft General Plan update

It was standing room only at Danville's Planning Commission meeting Tuesday night, as hundreds of residents turned out to...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Dec 21, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 41 comments | 2652 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: The fiscal cliff

As discussion of the impending fiscal cliff saturates the airwaves, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Danville Livery...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Dec 11, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 40 comments | 3786 Views

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Town Council approves Magee Ranch development

Sixty-nine new homes will be built along Diablo Road on the Magee Ranch property after town officials approved development...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Property Rights, on Jun 27, 2013 at 12:12 pm | 40 comments | 2315 Views

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U.S. Supreme Court dismisses Prop 8 appeal, strikes down DOMA

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the sponsors of Proposition 8 had no standing, or legal authority, to appeal...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Buck Lee, on Jul 8, 2013 at 10:25 am | 40 comments | 2372 Views

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Ethnic epithet elicits explosive exchange

A 44-year-old Danville man is facing charges, following a fight. Danville Police Sgt. Kevin Daley said officers were called...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by BobbyD, on Jul 22, 2009 at 12:53 pm | 39 comments | 1529 Views
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