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County: Vaccine coming as case numbers skyrocket

Front-line health workers and residents of senior care homes and other congregant-care facilities could be given the first...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Dec 11, 2020 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views

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San Ramon: With Hudson's ascension to mayor, council to decide how to fill District 2 seat

One of the new council's first decisions will be to decide the process for selecting a new member to finish the two years...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2020
Last comment by Eric Burford, on Dec 9, 2020 at 7:17 pm | 1 comment | 1726 Views

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Bay Area health officers fast-track regional stay-at-home order

Bay Area health officers plan to implement the state's new regional stay-at-home order early next week rather than wait until...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2020
Last comment by Carl Swanson, on Dec 8, 2020 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 4511 Views

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Contra Costa supervisors to discuss cannabis 'community benefit' spending

The Board of Supervisors is set to discuss on Tuesday establishing a process for approving expenditures of "community benefit"...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2020
Last comment by Rick, on Dec 8, 2020 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 2798 Views

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BART board OKs new agreements with three largest labor unions

The BART Board of Directors voted this week to approve new bargaining agreements with the agency's three largest labor unions Read...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2020
Last comment by Debora Allen, BART Director District 1, on Dec 8, 2020 at 8:08 am | 2 comments | 1283 Views

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With new health order, most Contra Costa Superior Court facilities closed to public

With Contra Costa County's new stay-at-home order taking effect Sunday, the Contra Costa County Superior Court will enact...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2020
Last comment by Carl Swanson, on Dec 7, 2020 at 3:45 pm | 1 comment | 2365 Views

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Authority releases Valley Link environmental impact report; public comment period underway

Tri-Valley residents have the next month and a half to weigh in during the public comment period for the Valley Link transit...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Dec 7, 2020 at 7:43 am | 1 comment | 1021 Views

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Lloyd takes over as new president/CEO of Danville Area Chamber of Commerce

Danville has a new leader to help guide local businesses into the new year, with the recent announcement that Judy B. Lloyd...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2020
Last comment by Judy Lloyd, on Dec 6, 2020 at 3:05 pm | 2 comments | 2354 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Contra Costa County part of new stay-at-home order to take effect here Sunday

Contra Costa is among five Bay Area counties to announce a new health order to take effect in the coming days, getting out...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2020
Last comment by Reader, on Dec 5, 2020 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 16024 Views

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Governor announces new state-at-home order triggered by regional ICU capacity

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a new stay-at-home order Thursday that will be targeted at regions of the state with diminished...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2020
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Dec 4, 2020 at 9:03 am | 1 comment | 26457 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

COVID-19 outbreak hits Del Amigo High School in Danville

A small alternative education school in Danville is coping with a COVID-19 outbreak that sickened eight adults led to the...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 4, 2020 at 5:15 am | 2 comments | 2833 Views

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Contra Costa County achieves third-highest census self-response rate in California

Contra Costa County achieved the third-highest census 2020 self-response rate of all California counties according to county...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2020
Last comment by 50 year resident, on Dec 3, 2020 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 3051 Views

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Women making an impact

Impact 100 East Bay is on a mission. Since 2016 it has united women in the community to each contribute $1,000 every year,...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2020
Last comment by Judy Lloyd, on Dec 3, 2020 at 7:38 am | 2 comments | 2812 Views

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Governor suggests state could issue new stay-at-home order

Gov. Gavin Newsom suggested Monday the state could issue a new stay-at-home order for the majority of California's counties...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2020
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Dec 1, 2020 at 4:13 pm | 2 comments | 94191 Views

SPORTS

Pleasanton Preps: Decision to postpone high school sports again makes me 'as mad as hell'

With high school sports, at least the kids had Dec. 7 as the carrot to point their hopes toward. Now that is gone and who...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2020
Last comment by Tom Stevens , on Dec 1, 2020 at 3:23 pm | 5 comments | 3177 Views

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Foothill student is first female Eagle Scout in Tri-Valley

Lauren Swenson-Lennox of Pleasanton has become the Tri-Valley's first female Eagle Scout, completing her Board of Review...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2020
Last comment by cathy247, on Dec 1, 2020 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1568 Views

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Motorcyclist dies in crash with bicycle on San Ramon Valley Boulevard

A Danville man died after his motorcycle crashed into a downed bicycle on San Ramon Valley Boulevard on the south side of...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Nov 29, 2020 at 11:38 am | 2 comments | 6261 Views

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Governor implements nightly curfew for non-essential activities in Contra Costa County

The order is for counties in the purple or most-restrictive tier, including Contra Costa County, in the state's Blueprint...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2020
Last comment by Jimbo, on Nov 27, 2020 at 6:37 am | 4 comments | 16632 Views

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Cal High wins top honors at Contra Costa County Model UN Conference

The student delegation from California High School in San Ramon took top honors during the 30th annual Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2020
Last comment by Christie Mehta, on Nov 25, 2020 at 8:23 am | 2 comments | 2768 Views

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Contra Costa DA readies to investigate anticipated health restriction violation complaints

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office has set up a task force to educate merchants and others about the rules,...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2020
Last comment by NickV, on Nov 20, 2020 at 7:20 am | 4 comments | 3557 Views
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