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Two shot in Alamo in attempted jewelry store robbery

Two people were shot last night in Alamo, reported San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District Chief Richard Price. The shooting...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by hal bailey, on Dec 4, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 32 comments | 1984 Views


Norovirus confirmed as cause of Marin outdoor school illness

After reports of [ over 30 local students falling ill at Walker...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by You know who, on Feb 22, 2011 at 4:41 pm | 7 comments | 1984 Views


Scoop! Scoop! McNerney Votes for Health Care Bill

Well, I guess this really isn't a news scoop since McNerney voted for the Obama-care bill a while ago. However, I have some...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 27, 2010 at 7:19 am | 10 comments | 1982 Views


California ranks 48th best (or 3rd worst) on business taxes

California has the 48th best (or third worst) tax climate in the U.S. according to the latest edition of the State Business...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 18, 2014 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1982 Views


BART ID's officer who fatally shot colleague in Dublin search

BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey Monday confirmed that Det. Michael Maes, a law enforcement veteran, was the officer who fatally...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 28, 2014 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views


Danville, San Ramon discuss their Spheres of Influence

As Contra Costa County officials look at preliminary plans for a large scale development in the Tassajara Valley, leaders...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2009
Last comment by Danvillian, on Dec 2, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 4 comments | 1981 Views


City Council to debate stance against I-680 HOV ramps at Norris Canyon

The San Ramon City Council is set Tuesday to consider urging county transportation officials to stop efforts to add carpool-access...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Mar 25, 2016 at 7:27 am | 4 comments | 1979 Views


July 4th winners

The Kiwanis of the San Ramon Valley announced winners from its Danville Fourth of July Parade in 22 separate categories,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jul 12, 2009 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 1979 Views


'Finding Balance: Glass Art in the Bay Area' exhibit

See the glass art of artists Michael Nourot, Ann Corcoran, Randy Strong, Mary White, George Jercich and more at the "Finding...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Amy, on Apr 5, 2011 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1978 Views


Is redistricting a failure to communicate?

Dear Editor, Why are Contra Costa County supervisors having such difficulty executing the will and interests of Contra...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Arthur, on Jul 14, 2011 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 1978 Views


Streetwise: What's your favorite animal?

While Danville has plenty of parks in which to walk dogs, watch birds and count squirrels, roving reporter Stan Wharton decided...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by The Ol'Buckaroo, on Apr 14, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 1 comment | 1978 Views


CoCo supervisors support repealing 33% pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously indicated support Tuesday for rescinding an ordinance that would...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 14, 2015 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 1978 Views


Unpleasant answers: YMCA planning results

Dear Dolores, Not to overwhelm the editor but the YMCA issues are esculating. Neighborhood parents now have issues...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Mar 9, 2010 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1977 Views


Livermore Lab signs clean energy development pact with Chinese group

The Lawrence Livermore Laboratory announced Tuesday that it has signed an agreement with the Clean Energy Research Institute...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 1977 Views


'Little Rock Nine' member speaks to SRVUSD on discrimination, tolerance

Dr. Terrence Roberts, a central figure in the civil rights movement as a teenager in Arkansas in the 1950s, is appearing...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by Rebecca, on Mar 4, 2017 at 12:07 pm | 2 comments | 1977 Views


San Ramon grad Matt Chance dies in snowboarding accident

Matthew Chance, 27, died Feb. 28 doing what he loved to do most - snowboarding. He was living in Bern, Switzerland, where...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by So Sad, on Mar 5, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 1976 Views


Alamo grad is modern day John Muir

In the near future, 22-year-old Katie Herron will complete the 2,663-mile trek from the California-Mexico border to Canada...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by Eagle, on Sep 30, 2011 at 7:48 am | 2 comments | 1976 Views


Construction continues this month on I-680 express lanes

San Ramon Valley commuters will notice lane shortages throughout this month due to ongoing construction for the new Interstate...

Original post made on May. 5, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on May 6, 2016 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 1976 Views


A Time For Remembering 9-11

The Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley is again sponsoring a 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony at the All Wars Memorial in Oak...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Aug. 29, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1975 Views


Who are WE, the people?

Dear Dolores and Emily, At last night’s festivities of Celtic New Year’s eve, our neighbors were wondering who WE,...

Original post made by Hal on Nov. 1, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1974 Views
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Livermore trustees demonstrating wisdom
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 1,336 views

Material Matters
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 150 views


2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

Find Camps Here