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Four in the running for Contra Costa County clerk-recorder
Contra Costa County voters will have their choice of candidates for their next clerk-recorder with a range of backgrounds... Last comment 23 hours ago | 1 comment

County sheriff election: Incumbent Livingston, challenger Therriault face off in public safety forum
Sheriff David Livingston and challenger Benjamin Therriault debated issues such as deadly shootings by a deputy in Danville,... Last comment 7 hours ago | 8 comments

County DA election: Incumbent Becton, challenger Knox debate issues ahead of primary
Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton and challenger Mary Knox, a longtime prosecutor in the DA's office, addressed... Last comment on May 13, 2022 at 8:58 am | 4 comments

SRVUSD reverses course, keeps Slip schedules for kindergarten students
Officials at the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have reinstated a popular scheduling system for kindergarten students... Last comment on May 13, 2022 at 7:33 am | 1 comment

 
 
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"Mt. Diablo Wildfire"
A thick layer of smoke from the Mt. Diablo wildfire covers the hills of Blackhawk creating a sensational sunset. Submitted by Perry Lentine on Aug 25, 2010

 
 
 
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Danville mayor condemns racist display near Blackhawk
Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich released a statement Monday, condemning the group of masked people who on Saturday held up signs at the corner of Blackhawk Road and Camino Tassajara, saying things like 'White Lives Matter' and... Monday, 4:14 PM | 1 comments

SRVUSD to discuss path to expanded learning opportunities, universal TK
San Ramon Valley school trustees are set to vote Tuesday on a plan for expanded, and ultimately universal, transitional kindergarten opportunities and an expanded learning opportunities program for students through sixth grade. Tuesday, 2:28 AM

San Ramon: Council, Planning Commission to discuss Housing Element draft update
The San Ramon City Council and Planning Commission are set Tuesday to discuss plans for the city's next steps in residential development in the wake of state mandates necessitating an increase in housing sites. Monday, 5:51 PM

Danville council to consider Tri-Valley transportation fee
The Danville Town Council is set to discuss and vote on adopting a change in fees established by the Tri-Valley Transportation Council on Tuesday evening, following a morning study session on the 2022-23 fiscal year budget. Monday, 6:00 PM

Four in the running for Contra Costa County clerk-recorder
Contra Costa County voters will have their choice of candidates for their next clerk-recorder with a range of backgrounds and experiences, with four clamoring for the historically overlooked elected position. Monday, 12:45 AM | 1 comments

Bay Area health officers urge return to masking, other COVID precautions amid latest surge
Health officials in 11 counties urged residents across the greater Bay Area Friday to once again take COVID-19 precautions like masking as cases and hospitalizations rise across the region. Sunday, 2:33 PM

SRVUSD reverses course, keeps Slip schedules for kindergarten students
Officials at the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have reinstated a popular scheduling system for kindergarten students that aims to foster smaller class sizes and more personalized learning experiences for young students. Thursday, 11:05 PM | 1 comments

Pleasanton Preps: Remembering 'Dr. B' George Baljevich, a legend in Tri-Valley local sports
George Baljevich -- "Dr. B" -- was such an iconic figure in Pleasanton that locally he was every bit as well-known as John Madden. So, writing about Dr. B, who passed away at the age of 84 on May 12 was a daunting task. Sunday, 1:06 PM

How bad is water use in California? March is the worst so far, up 19%
Ignoring urgent pleas from water officials, Californians used substantially more water after a record-dry three months gripped the state. Sunday, 1:17 PM

EBMUD customers to see 8% drought surcharge starting July 1
Facing down a second consecutive dry year, the East Bay Municipal Utility District board decided this week to impose an 8% drought surcharge that customers will see on bills starting July 1. Wednesday, 9:39 PM | 1 comments

County DA election: Incumbent Becton, challenger Knox debate issues ahead of primary
Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton and challenger Mary Knox, a longtime prosecutor in the DA's office, addressed voters on a range of topics during a public forum last week at Diablo Valley College. Monday, May 9, 2:46 AM | 4 comments

County sheriff election: Incumbent Livingston, challenger Therriault face off in public safety forum
Sheriff David Livingston and challenger Benjamin Therriault debated issues such as deadly shootings by a deputy in Danville, property crimes, accountability, transparency and employee morale at a candidates forum Tuesday night. Thursday, May 5, 11:52 PM | 8 comments

 

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