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Find help in answering common college essay questions

In the first part of her college question-and-answer series, Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D responds to a concern from a Danville...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Shahmirah, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 1651 Views


SRVUSD set to expand policy on credits for alternative coursework

The San Ramon Valley school district appears on track to revamping its rules on granting credits to students who satisfy...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by Cherp, on Feb 22, 2016 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1651 Views


Doors Legacy band to perform at Firehouse

The Doors Legacy Band will recreate the late-1960s sound and feel of Jim Morrison's Doors in a vintage rock concert experience...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by InAlamo, on May 31, 2012 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1650 Views


New Native American exhibit opens in Danville

A new exhibit, "Native American Life," is now open in Danville for visitors to learn about the indigenous people who inhabited...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2014 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 1650 Views


Corner sidewalks being dug up at Hartz/Prospect intersection--for what?

Just drove in downtown Danville and saw tractors digging up the concrete corners and sidewalks at the intersection of Hartz/Prospect....

Original post made by psmacintosh on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by, on Sep 26, 2010 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 1649 Views


If you like large cities, stay here

For those of us who like living in a large metropolitan area that's probably going to get much more crowded, this is apparently...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Jul 1, 2011 at 9:49 am | 7 comments | 1649 Views


Streetwise: Have you ever been April fooled?

As residents of the San Ramon Valley keep their eyes peeled for pranksters, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Thrift...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 1649 Views


Contra Costa County Supervisorial Challenges in 2012

Happy New Year to everyone everywhere. 2012 begins three County Supervisor District campaigns. The voters will have a unique...

Original post made by Voter on Jan. 1, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Jan 9, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 7 comments | 1648 Views


Foxes Guarding the Hen House

From the Sunday CC Times: "It would be the foxes guarding the hen house. San Ramon Valley residents should be alarmed by...

Original post made by Dan on Oct. 20, 2012
Last comment by jake, on Oct 23, 2012 at 4:12 pm | 12 comments | 1648 Views


San Ramon town hall to focus on preventing underage drinking

Local advocates against underage drinking are set to host a town hall meeting at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by MT, on May 20, 2014 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 1648 Views


World Trade Center relic to be on display

A relic of the lobby wall of the World Trade Center will be on display at the 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony to be held at Oak...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Sep. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1647 Views


Where do we fit in?

Redistricting across the state and in Contra Costa County is a bit like herding cats: It seems everyone has his own agenda...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 16, 2011 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1647 Views


A Traditional New Years, one of many

Dear Dolores, As we approach the ancient Celtic news years celebration that is the origins of Halloween, let's wish all...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by hal, on Oct 29, 2010 at 7:26 am | 1 comment | 1646 Views


Campaigns and Communication: what should we expect?

Dear Editor, Readers in several forum exchanges have provided a unique subject for your town square forum and the example...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 25, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Dec 1, 2011 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 1646 Views


Analysis: What's next for MediaNews

The company that owns the San Ramon Valley (Contra Costa) Times, San Jose Mercury News, Oakland Tribune and some 50 other...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jan 22, 2010 at 6:55 am | 9 comments | 1646 Views


Volunteer at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center

Looking for a way to give back to the community? Anyone interested in volunteering at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Ray Williams, on Apr 17, 2013 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1646 Views


SRVUSD Must Divert Students from Green Valley and Los Cerros Schools, and the Situation is Slated to Get Worse with Proposed Development

Danville and Diablo residents should know that local students are being diverted away from their home schools of Green Valley...

Original post made by Danville Parent on Oct. 9, 2011
Last comment by concerned parent, on Oct 10, 2011 at 8:55 am | 3 comments | 1645 Views


Tri-Valley Foundation vacates headquarters

The doors to the Tri-Valley Community Foundation have been locked for more than a week now, and although the lights are on,...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2012
Last comment by frankly , on Jul 9, 2012 at 7:23 am | 2 comments | 1645 Views


School board to consider supporting Propositions 51, 55

The San Ramon Valley school board will debate Tuesday whether to throw its support behind two state propositions that would...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2016
Last comment by Gowri Mahesh, on Sep 7, 2016 at 2:29 pm | 5 comments | 1644 Views


Help the Sheriff's station in Alamo

The Sheriff's Valley Station Office in Alamo is seeking people interested in assisting law enforcement in the community....

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sheriff Volunteer, on Feb 24, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 1644 Views
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Remembering Alameda County's fallen heroes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 857 views

Prop 64: Waiting to Inhale?
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 564 views