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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Safeway purse snatcher nabbed by cops

Two men are being held in connection with the theft of a purse from an elderly woman shopping at the Safeway store on Camino...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jonathan, on Jul 12, 2009 at 3:02 pm | 10 comments | 3010 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carpenters union protest wages, education at architectural firm

Members of a carpenters union, Local 713, protested outside Flynn, Craig and Grant Architects on Hartz Avenue, publicly denouncing...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Non Union Contractor, on Aug 9, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 3009 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools keep small classes for one more year

Despite the ongoing fiscal uncertainty at the state level, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 18 comments | 3005 Views

SPORTS

What's new in prep sports

Monta Vista men's and women's basketball teams play in the first round of the North Coast Section championships Friday night,...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by SRV family, on Feb 27, 2009 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 3005 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great performance by Piepho in Oakley at BOS meeting

I'm sitting watching the BOS meeting on TV that was held in our City of Oakley council chambers. I was wondering why the...

Original post made by Oakleyite on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 50 comments | 3005 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Drug and weapons charges dropped in illegally accessed info case

A Pleasanton man embroiled in a bitter custody battle has had criminal charges against him thrown out of court. Brian Lancaster,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2012
Last comment by warming up, on Oct 8, 2012 at 5:43 pm | 21 comments | 3005 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrests made in Thursday armed robbery

Danville Police have arrested two men in connection with an armed robbery Thursday night outside the McDonalds restaurant...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bif, on Nov 1, 2011 at 12:55 pm | 10 comments | 3002 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Feinstein to Introduce updated assault weapons bill in new Congress

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), author of the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban that expired in 2004, announced this week that...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Tea Party Forever, on Dec 26, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 19 comments | 3000 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. 2999 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A lesson on the law of unintended consequences

An elderly widowed gentleman has been given the bad news from his doctor - he has less than six months to live. He's worked...

Original post made by Ann N. Imous on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Moron with an i, on Oct 28, 2008 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 2998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidate profiles: Candace Andersen

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen decided to run for District 2 county supervisor because of concerns surrounding Contra Costa's...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Tami, on Apr 26, 2012 at 6:42 am | 21 comments | 2998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hearing the music

The Alamo Rotary Club at its luncheon last week presented $1,000 checks for music programs to Monte Vista High School, San...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Kelli Rundles, on Jul 22, 2007 at 3:07 am | 1 comment | 2997 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area storm to bring rain, hail, cold temps

More rain is on its way to the Bay Area as early as Monday (March 31), and weather forecasters said to expect cold temperatures,...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 2, 2014 at 8:38 am | 13 comments | 2997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't believe everything you READ

Dear Forum Readers, In the past five days, postings have been made to the Town Square Forum in names of Alamo neighbors...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 26, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 2, 2008 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 2995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suicides: more common than murder

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Martin may be the Tri-Valley's latest casualty in an ongoing trend that claims nearly 34,000 people...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Antionio, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 2995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Search for Castlewood couple's killers continues

It's been six weeks since authorities discovered the bodies of Charlene Abendroth, 57, and her husband Ernest Scherer Jr.,...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 2, 2008 at 7:55 am | 1 comment | 2995 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Report: Halt state funding for high-speed rail

California's quest to build a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles suffered a heavy blow Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2012
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:16 pm | 14 comments | 2993 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Concord teen identified in fatal crash Sunday morning

County officials have identified oncord resident Brandon Rosevear, 18, as the first victim in Sunday morning's fiery crash...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by joey carlson, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:04 pm | 3 comments | 2993 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville teachers can dish it out

Teachers and the principal of Tassajara Hills Elementary school took a night job Monday, serving up food for "McTeacher's...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on May 4, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 6 comments | 2992 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to debate new San Ramon Tourism District

The San Ramon City Council on Tuesday is set to discuss the prospect of pursuing a new San Ramon-specific tourism district...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by Nicole, on Mar 10, 2015 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 2992 Views
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Memories of the Pineapple Express and Lake Tahoe
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 741 views