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Danville: Planning Commission to review Montair HOA appeal

The Danville Planning Commission is set Tuesday to debate an appeal challenging a residential project that would reduce a...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2021
Last comment by Jordan, 3 hours ago | 6 comments | 853 Views

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Dial 9-8-8: Bauer-Kahan introduces new bill addressing mental health emergency calls

Californians reporting a mental health crisis would be connected with trained counselors instead of police dispatch through...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2021
Last comment by The Dude, on Feb 22, 2021 at 6:30 pm | 1 comment | 778 Views

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Danville rep appointed to Oakley school board as county takes over temporarily after hot mic scandal resignations

After the resignations, county Board of Education President Annette Lewis appointed herself and fellow county board rep Mike...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2021
Last comment by Paul Clark, on Feb 22, 2021 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1863 Views

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Vaccines now available to education, food, other essential workers in Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County has opened up COVID-19 vaccination appointments to teachers, grocery employees, and other frontline essential...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2021
Last comment by Rick Pfeifer , on Feb 19, 2021 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1918 Views

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San Ramon officials to update status of city at virtual event Friday

San Ramon is set to hold a virtual update on the state of the city during a special virtual event on Friday morning, where...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2021
Last comment by ck1, on Feb 19, 2021 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1126 Views

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Young SRVUSD students return to campus

Wednesday was the first day back on campus for some of SRVUSD's youngest students, as in-person learning returned to the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2021
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Feb 11, 2021 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 4884 Views

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SRVUSD: Board to review plans for hybrid in-person instruction

The SRVUSD Board of Education is set to provide residents with an update on its plans to reopen schools, including a review...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2021
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Feb 9, 2021 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 2598 Views

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Bauer-Kahan introduces climate change and gender equity legislation

A trio of bills from local Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan (D-Orinda) were introduced in the State Legislature last week,...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2021
Last comment by Rick, on Feb 9, 2021 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 1399 Views

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Contra Costa County Supervisors name Alison McKee to County Librarian post

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday officially and unanimously named Alison McKee to the post of county...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2021
Last comment by Jennifer, on Feb 5, 2021 at 5:09 pm | 1 comment | 2711 Views

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COVID-19 numbers steadily decline in Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County's COVID-19 case numbers are headed in the right direction, health officials told the county's Board of...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2021
Last comment by dand d, on Feb 5, 2021 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 3405 Views

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San Ramon: Council decides to raze Mudd's restaurant for Crow Canyon Gardens renovation

After more than two years of trying to chart a course for Crow Canyon Gardens, the San Ramon City Council decided Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2021
Last comment by cathy247, on Feb 2, 2021 at 8:06 pm | 21 comments | 8791 Views

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Pelosi picks Swalwell as impeachment manager

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) was selected by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to serve as an impeachment manager...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2021
Last comment by D, on Jan 31, 2021 at 7:39 am | 4 comments | 1093 Views

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County supervisors want more vaccines in neediest areas

Contra Costa County supervisors said this week that they want to increase the COVID-19 vaccination rates in the communities...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2021
Last comment by PJ Sully, on Jan 29, 2021 at 3:07 pm | 1 comment | 1782 Views

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California health leaders lift regional stay-at-home orders

The California Department of Public Health ended regional stay-at-home orders on Monday morning, effective immediately for...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2021
Last comment by Rick, on Jan 26, 2021 at 9:41 am | 3 comments | 2502 Views

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San Ramon residents file appeal challenging new 32-pump Costco gas station

A group of residents has filed an appeal with the city over the San Ramon Planning Commission's decision to approve a 32-pump...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2021
Last comment by Hometown Gal, on Jan 25, 2021 at 4:29 pm | 4 comments | 6324 Views

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Most popular library books for San Ramon Valley readers in 2020

The Contra Costa County Library System reached a record-breaking 1 million digital book checkouts in 2020, a feat achieved...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2021
Last comment by Anne Milano Appel, on Jan 22, 2021 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 3653 Views

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BART able to balance budget with new federal funding; nine-figure deficits still loom

Federal relief funding is expected to cover BART's previously projected budget deficit, preventing the transit agency from...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2021
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Jan 19, 2021 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 1530 Views

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Seniors 65 and older can schedule COVID-19 vaccination in Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County residents 65 and older can now sign up to receive COVID-19 vaccine shots, Contra Costa Health Services...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2021
Last comment by Lewis Glenn, on Jan 15, 2021 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 5671 Views

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Rep. DeSaulnier: With Capitol violence, 'We came close to losing democracy'

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier said he's still working through some of the things he saw on the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol building...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2021
Last comment by Mr. Kalugin, on Jan 14, 2021 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 999 Views

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Coroner IDs two young men killed in fiery crash on I-680 in San Ramon

The Contra Costa County Coroner's Office has identified the two young men killed in a fiery collision on Interstate 680 near...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2021
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Jan 13, 2021 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 6171 Views
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