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Meet the Danville Town Council candidates

It's a crowded field of candidates for the Danville Town Council election and to help local voters make an informed decision,...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2020
Last comment by Bruce B., on Oct 19, 2020 at 4:16 pm | 9 comments | 5545 Views

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Tech engineer Nasser Mirzai seeks to bring fresh perspective to Danville Town Council

Technology engineer Nasser Mirzai is campaigning to join the Danville Town Council, running on a platform to reinvigorate...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2020
Last comment by Ray Hosseini, on Oct 17, 2020 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 2489 Views

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Editorial: Vote Hudson for mayor, Verose and Perkins for council in San Ramon

In a crucial election this fall, we recommend voters elect Dave Hudson as mayor of San Ramon, Sridhar Verose in City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2020
Last comment by Judy, on Oct 14, 2020 at 5:36 pm | 3 comments | 2673 Views

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Editorial: Vote Walters for CCCCD Ward 2, the most important local election you're not paying attention to

The CCCCD Governing Board is clearly in need of new leadership, and Ward 2 voters should usher in that change by voting for...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2020
Last comment by Vicky Vino, on Oct 14, 2020 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 3729 Views

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San Ramon mayoral candidates differentiate themselves at virtual forum

The race to lead San Ramon as the next mayor saw candidates trying to set themselves apart during an online forum last week...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2020
Last comment by 50 year resident, on Oct 13, 2020 at 6:36 pm | 3 comments | 5166 Views

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San Ramon: Mayoral candidate fends off attacks after staying away from forum

A candidate for mayor of San Ramon is taking criticism for declining to take part in an election forum sponsored by a Muslim...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2020
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Oct 9, 2020 at 8:12 am | 2 comments | 2661 Views

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Former San Ramon principal dies in Nevada after going missing

Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District assistant superintendent Mike Biondi was found dead Wednesday near Walker...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2020
Last comment by DM, on Oct 8, 2020 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 33985 Views

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Danville police looking for suspect in attempted bank robbery

An unidentified suspect allegedly tried unsuccessfully to rob a US Bank in central Danville on Friday afternoon, and town...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
Last comment by The Dude, on Oct 6, 2020 at 9:38 pm | 1 comment | 2713 Views

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Campaign for countywide sales tax measure begins

Contra Costa County officials on Friday formally kicked off a campaign supporting a half-cent countywide sales tax ballot...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2020
Last comment by Chris, on Oct 6, 2020 at 1:50 pm | 4 comments | 4919 Views

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Contra Costa County Supervisors beef up commercial tenant rent, eviction protections

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday enacted new protections for commercial rental tenants who can prove...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2020
Last comment by Darlene G, on Sep 30, 2020 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 2182 Views

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California sees steep drop in reports of child abuse since school campuses closed

No group in California reports more suspected cases of child abuse than teachers. And with teachers no longer seeing students...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2020
Last comment by The Dude, on Sep 27, 2020 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 1405 Views

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Staying Healthy: Anxiety is challenging many kids during pandemic

Sheltering in place and remote learning are new ways of life for many Tri-Valley residents, and local mental health experts...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2020
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County supervisors mull extending rent, eviction protections

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote Tuesday on whether, and how, to extend protections for residential...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Kjgamble, on Sep 22, 2020 at 6:49 am | 1 comment | 1296 Views

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Six candidates vie for three seats on Central Contra Costa Sanitary District Board of Directors

The Central San Board of Directors is one of the special districts is set to appear on San Ramon Valley voters' ballots during...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2020
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 21, 2020 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 12909 Views

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MTC seeks comments on new I-680 toll express lanes north of San Ramon Valley

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is asking Bay Area residents to learn about, and comment on, regional express...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2020
Last comment by Pete, on Sep 17, 2020 at 6:36 pm | 2 comments | 3944 Views

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Danville cancer care advocate wins national award

Danville resident Lori Garcia has been awarded the Ambassador Constituent Team Lead of the Year award by the American Cancer...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2020
Last comment by Maria Johnson, on Sep 17, 2020 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 3627 Views

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Some changes as Contra Costa County adopts state restrictions for coronavirus blueprint

Most regulations were already closely aligned with state policies; however, county officials say the move simplifies the...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2020
Last comment by Mark Lonergan, on Sep 16, 2020 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 4129 Views

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Secretary of State Padilla talks voting access, safety in November election

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla spoke to reporters last week about voting access and safety this year during the...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Sep 16, 2020 at 7:39 am | 1 comment | 1201 Views

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Rep. DeSaulnier to participate in 'Conversation on Race' town hall

Local U.S. Congressman Mark DeSaulnier will be participating in a virtual Conversation on Race town hall on Tuesday, and...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Sep 15, 2020 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Walnut Creek: City signs off on bond issue for Christian school construction

The Walnut Creek City Council on Tuesday approved the issuance of up to $20 million in tax-exempt bonds by a local Christian...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2020
Last comment by Carol H, on Sep 7, 2020 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 2941 Views
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