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Demonstrators call on Contra Costa County Sheriff Livingston to step down

More than a dozen activists and family members of those who have died in police custody demonstrated outside of the Contra...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2022
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Apr 2, 2022 at 9:53 pm | 2 comments | 8616 Views


Prosecutors group chides Sheriff Livingston for email lauding ex-deputy Hall, lambasting DA Becton

The Prosecutors Alliance of California has asked the county's Board of Supervisors to audit the disciplinary practices in...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2022
Last comment by Lance Mirrison, on Mar 30, 2022 at 8:40 pm | 10 comments | 4902 Views


SRVUSD: Board to consider raises for management, discuss budget assumptions

SRVUSD trustees are slated to review budget assumptions for the upcoming school year, in addition to considering raises for...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2022
Last comment by MO, on Mar 30, 2022 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 3223 Views


Demonstrators gather with father of Tyrell Wilson on anniversary of deadly Danville police shooting

Family and supporters of both men shot and killed 2-1/2 years apart by the same sheriff's deputy in Danville gathered Friday...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2022
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Mar 29, 2022 at 10:27 pm | 16 comments | 3037 Views


What a Week: Can't talk about it

Some of the most interesting items at a public meeting revolve around the things that aren't talked about. Or, more like,...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2022
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Mar 26, 2022 at 11:01 pm | 3 comments | 2448 Views


Police arrest Danville burglary suspects after neighborhood search in Pleasanton

Suspects in a Danville home burglary were apprehended in Pleasanton after crashing their car and hiding out briefly in a...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2022
Last comment by jo, on Mar 24, 2022 at 2:20 pm | 4 comments | 6321 Views


Alamo: Sheriff's office investigates weekend robbery at CVS

The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office is continuing to search for the culprit in a robbery in Alamo last Saturday who...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2022
Last comment by Paul Clark, on Mar 23, 2022 at 7:12 am | 1 comment | 3287 Views


Man convicted of killing teen girl in Contra Costa County cold case

An Antioch man has been convicted of murdering a 14-year-old girl in 1980, Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2022
Last comment by Jennifer, on Mar 21, 2022 at 8:44 pm | 1 comment | 5946 Views


SRPD: Both missing teens found safe, reunited with families

Two San Ramon teenagers were located in good health and reunited with their families on Sunday night after being reported...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2022
Last comment by Jennifer, on Mar 21, 2022 at 8:43 pm | 1 comment | 5733 Views


Will the pandemic leave a lasting mark on baby brains?

Emerging research suggests that some babies and toddlers might be developing differently because of the coronavirus, their...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2022
Last comment by Kjgamble, on Mar 21, 2022 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 1643 Views


College district to pay $1.5M+ to settle litigation with cabinet members

CCCCD trustees approved settlement agreements worth more than $1.5 million combined with two of their highest-ranking administrators...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2022
Last comment by Paul Clark, on Mar 19, 2022 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 2878 Views


New Glazer bill would require school districts to report annual salaries of employees

Sen. Steve Glazer was among three legislators who introduced a bill to close a loophole used by school districts to get around...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2022
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Mar 11, 2022 at 7:03 am | 1 comment | 2865 Views


City Center Bishop Ranch unveils new businesses

Officials from San Ramon's City Center Bishop Ranch recently announced several new tenants opening for business in the new...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2022
Last comment by Js, on Mar 10, 2022 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 6407 Views


Progressives struggle for influence among California Democrats

Progressive activists have found themselves on the losing end of recent California Democratic Party fights over single-payer...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2022
Last comment by Maskedman, on Mar 9, 2022 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 1421 Views


Ex-Danville deputy Andrew Hall sentenced to six years in prison for assault in Laudemer Arboleda's death

Andrew Hall, the former Danville police officer who fatally shot unarmed motorist Laudemer Arboleda to end a slow-speed pursuit...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2022
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Mar 8, 2022 at 8:56 am | 10 comments | 6398 Views


County supervisors sign off on Vision Zero plan, aiming to stop traffic deaths

Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously decided to implement Vision Zero in the county's unincorporated areas....

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2022
There are no comments yet. 2557 Views


Palo Alto neighborhoods littered with antisemitic flyers; Danville trail hit too

Dozens of antisemitic flyers were found on Sunday morning around Palo Alto, one of many Bay Area cities (including Danville...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2022
There are no comments yet. 5215 Views


SRVUSD schools to lift indoor mask requirement March 14

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Superintendent's Office on Tuesday announced an upcoming shift from required...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2022
Last comment by H, on Mar 2, 2022 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 3084 Views


Momentum builds for new Oakland A's ballpark, but hard work remains

Momentum is building to construct a new baseball stadium at Oakland's Charles P. Howard Terminal with the certification of...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2022
Last comment by Maskedman, on Feb 25, 2022 at 7:04 am | 1 comment | 3471 Views


County supervisors start process of changing Kirker Pass Road name

Like so many people who've grown up in Contra Costa County, Karen Mitchoff just figured Kirker Pass was named after a rancher...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2022
Last comment by Paul Clark, on Feb 21, 2022 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 7218 Views
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