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Note: Jerry McNerney voted for ObamaCare

Yep, it's true. McNerney voted for ObamaCare. This posting is to remind him of that fact since he seems to have forgotten...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 21, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Cleaning up Town Square

Our Town Square forums are getting cleaned up as a part of an effort of the editorial staff to create a more thoughtful and...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Oct 20, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 17 comments | 1723 Views

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Let's make a real comparison of city manager's salaries

Buchanan's taking pot shots at the salary of the San Ramon city manager. But wait a minute - San Ramon does not have an assistant...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by sprtndad, on Oct 19, 2010 at 11:03 am | 16 comments | 3542 Views

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Don't Let Harmer Abolish Our Public Schools

I hope others join me in letting the religious zealots know we like our public schools......this is not the american way.......

Original post made by jrm on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Oct 19, 2010 at 8:07 am | 14 comments | 1051 Views

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Streetwise: What's your sense of history at your school's 100th anniversary celebration?

Last Friday's 100th anniversary and homecoming celebration at San Ramon Valley High School was the place to be. Streetwise...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tracy Pisenti, on Oct 19, 2010 at 6:58 am | 1 comment | 1216 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux - November Meeting!

We are refugees from Lynn Carey's former Times Book Club. We meet every six to eight weeks at an independent bookstore in...

Original post made by Danilo on Oct. 18, 2010
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hitting the campaign trail

Politics aside, the two candidates for California's 15th Assembly District have a lot in common. Both incumbent Joan Buchanan...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Oct 18, 2010 at 3:17 pm | 12 comments | 1808 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man reportedly photographing kids at San Ramon parks

Neighborhood watch groups are spreading the word about a man allegedly photographing children playing at San Ramon parks...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Colleen, on Oct 18, 2010 at 8:37 am | 14 comments | 3028 Views

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Third time's a charm for Brown, Whitman at Dominican University

While it may not be any clearer who'll get the most votes for California's governorship in November following their third...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:30 am | 10 comments | 2671 Views

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David Harmer Op-ed for the SF Chronicle in 2000: "Abolish Public Schools" (With link to op-ed )

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Original post made by Nelson on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by American, on Oct 15, 2010 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 1909 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen dies after falling off moving SUV

Police continue to investigate an incident that killed a 19-year-old Alamo teen late Sunday. Police said he reportedly hopped...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 14, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 46 comments | 5448 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PROPOSITION NEWS: Assemblyman says taxing marijuana sales would raise $1.4 billion

A new bill introduced by a San Francisco state assemblyman could generate annually about $1.4 billion in revenue from taxing...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 14, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 20 comments | 2436 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homecoming parade, alumni reunions help SRVHS ring in 100 years

More than 1,000 people lined the streets of downtown Danville Friday to watch a mid-afternoon homecoming parade that also...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 12, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 3 comments | 3053 Views

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15th Assembly District candidates address economy, budget and football

Finances, fiscal policy and football all found their way into a recent face-off between the two candidates for the 15th assembly...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by keith, on Oct 12, 2010 at 10:51 am | 5 comments | 2303 Views

SPORTS

Stampeding to the top

The Mustang Stampede Division 3 Girls U11 played in four games at the 15th annual Tiburon/Mill Valley Fall Kick Off on Aug....

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2009
Last comment by Siena, on Oct 11, 2010 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 2844 Views

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McNerney and the fear factor...

Interesting that the McNerney posting restricts comments to registered users. Are they afraid of anonymous postings?...

Original post made by Treebeard on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 11, 2010 at 9:26 am | 11 comments | 2144 Views

SPORTS

What PUBLIC is being protected?

Regional (resident) counsel(s) have discovered the intention of CCC-BOS to hold an unannounced meeting of their Public Protection...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Bob Mankin knows a Supervisor, on Oct 10, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 4 comments | 2248 Views

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CCC Public Protection Committee

Dear Dolores, A supervisors' committee will decide the appointee to an east county cemetery district and that result will...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 3, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Oct 8, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 11 comments | 1284 Views

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Redrawing school boundary lines off the table

One of the options to relieve overcrowding in some San Ramon Valley elementary schools is apparently off the table, much...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 3 comments | 1362 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Council could extend medical marijuana moratorium

At its regular meeting Tuesday night, Oct. 5, the Town Council will vote on whether to extend the medical marijuana moratorium....

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by mom, on Oct 8, 2010 at 10:53 am | 8 comments | 2615 Views
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Livermore trustees demonstrating wisdom
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The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
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Material Matters
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