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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 | 1868 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1866 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRV YMCA neighborhood strong-arm invasion

A commercial invasion deep in the Hemme neighborhoods, orchestrated by politics and imposed on Alamo by the county and Danville: "Kathy...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 1865 Views

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Piepho wraps up her year as head of Board of Supervisors

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho's yearlong term as chairwoman of the Board of Supervisors expired this week and District...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 1865 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tonight, the State of the Union: who knows?

Dear Neighbors, Jan. 28 (Bloomberg) -- George W. Bush, struggling to stay relevant in the twilight of his presidency,...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 3, 2008 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 1865 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bill to fight outsourcing

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th District) has introduced a bill to stop outsourcing by cracking down on what he calls...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by DaveB, on Jul 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 28 comments | 1865 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon man withdraws plea in cyclist's death

An attorney from San Ramon who had pleaded no contest in a hit-and-run collision that killed a bicyclist in Dublin three...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by dbrower, on Apr 9, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 11 comments | 1863 Views

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MV beats undefeated Amador

Monte Vista girls varsity volleyball team beat Amador Valley on Thursday night, taking the match 3-1. Until then, Amador...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2007
Last comment by Erica, on Nov 7, 2007 at 1:40 pm | 8 comments | 1861 Views

AROUND TOWN

PG&E Outage 5/3 Greenbrook/Crow Canyon CC

Anyone know the reason for the electric outage yesterday afternoon/evening in the Greenbrook/Crow Canyon Country Club area?...

Original post made by Janet W. on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 8, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 12 comments | 1861 Views

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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 | 1861 Views

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School board hears update on culturally responsive teaching effort

The San Ramon Valley school board received an update Tuesday on the district's budding effort to focus on culturally and...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Douglas, on May 13, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 3 comments | 1861 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank YOU, Danville Weekly

Dolores, May you and all the staff at The Danville Weekly celebrate our thanks for an exceptional job of reporting, communicating...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen Miranda, on Nov 28, 2007 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1860 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Does transportation impact current home prices

Dear Neighbors, Today, via HSVT (HSBC), a Reuters report discussed the impact of transportation access on the value of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 1860 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More cuts loom for SRVUSD

Midyear state budget cuts will cost the San Ramon Valley school district an extra $13 per student and cut funding for school...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Dec 23, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 19 comments | 1860 Views

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Fatal overdose reported in Luckys parking lot

A man fatally overdosed in the Luckys parking lot off Crow Canyon Road in San Ramon on Friday afternoon. The victim was dead...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by question man, on Aug 11, 2012 at 11:21 am | 5 comments | 1860 Views

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Lights, camera, action

It may not be Los Angeles, but the San Ramon Valley apparently has a hidden underbelly of talented actors. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by alexis m., on Apr 20, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 2 comments | 1859 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Asian teens express angst in essays

Some Asian American students say the stress they're under -- by parents, by peers and themselves -- has led to mental health...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:11 am | 3 comments | 1859 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C passes with 72.56 percent

Measure C has passed by a landslide – with 72.56 percent Yes votes – it was reported shortly before 8:30 p.m....

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 6, 2009 at 9:56 pm | 29 comments | 1858 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blocking the mailbox

It seems that some drivers in Danville have no courtesy for others. Case in point: A house down my block used to have "yoga"...

Original post made by Patient on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by jake, on Jul 23, 2010 at 8:46 pm | 15 comments | 1858 Views

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Group 'forecloses' on Bank of America in Alamo

Members of the activist group MoveOn gathered in Alamo Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to protest actions taken by Bank of America...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 30 comments | 1857 Views
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Skin cancer rates soaring as Baby Boomers age
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Begging to Differ
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School of Rock
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